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India can ensure regional economic progress by controlling actions on border: Chinese media 22.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Beijing [China], July 22 : State run Chinese media has said India can ensure progress towards an Asia-centered trade deal called the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) by controlling its actions along the border.
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China clamps down on holes in ‘Great Firewall’ 22.7.2017 SFGate: Business & Technology
BEIJING — As part of a crackdown on Web surfers who evade censorship, China is tightening control over foreign companies’ Internet use — a move that some worry might disrupt their operations or jeopardize trade secrets. In a letter to corporate customers, the biggest Chinese Internet service provider says virtual private networks, which create encrypted links between computers and can be used to see sites blocked by Beijing’s Web filters, will be permitted only to connect to a company’s headquarters abroad. The letter from state-owned China Telecom Ltd. says VPN users are barred from linking to other sites outside China, a change that might block access to news, social media or business services that are obscured by its “Great Firewall.” Authorities have tried to reassure companies they won’t be affected, but if the rules in the China Telecom letter are enforced, they could hamper activity ranging from gathering information for business deals to employees working on business trips. The crackdown ...
Digital trade games 22.7.2017 Hindu: Opinion
India must not succumb to global digital trade paradigms and rules that back predatory business
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Dear Historians, When You Look Back at Trump’s First 6 Months, Please Include These Disasters. 21.7.2017 Mother Jones
This story originally appeared on The Guardian. Business and the Economy Given all that Donald Trump promised the business world during his bombastic campaign, it’s tempting to dismiss the president’s first six months with a “meh.” It would also be myopic. While protesters are worried about the future, the president has so far failed to pass his tax reforms, which business […]
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How a backup road to a new Chinese watchtower may have triggered the Doklam standoff 21.7.2017 Hindu: News
A widely read Chinese blog gives "an inside story" on the Doklam issue and says that China did not exercise actual control over the area till 2007.
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N Korea economy grows at fastest rate in 17 years 21.7.2017 BBC: Business
The mining and energy sectors helped push the growth rate to 3.9% - its strongest level in 17 years.
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British foreign secretary supports Japan to stop N. Korea 21.7.2017 Washington Post: World
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Friday his country stands “shoulder to shoulder” with Japan in efforts to put an end to North Korea’s nuclear and missile tests.
New agreement will allow US rice exports to China 21.7.2017 BBC: Business
Agreement includes strict measures to prevent pests and plant diseases being brought into China.
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China's 'intervention' not main culprit in US trade deficit 21.7.2017 AP Business
BEIJING (AP) -- Is the outsize role played by China's government in its economy to blame for its multibillion-dollar trade surpluses with the United States?...
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders's heard-but-not-seen press briefing, annotated 20.7.2017 Washington Post: Politics
One reporter in the room defied White House restrictions and used a smartphone to stream live sound online.
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California is handling climate change all wrong 20.7.2017 LA Times: Commentary

Gov. Jerry Brown has won praise for promising that California will live up to the Paris accord despite President Trump’s withdrawal from the treaty. He also signed a climate deal with China last month, and has unveiled plans for a global climate summit in San Francisco next year. Earlier this week,...

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The Finance 202: Big budget problems stand in way of tax overhaul 20.7.2017 Washington Post: Politics
Taxes are GOP's newest hope for progress.
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North Korea likely to conduct another missile test in 14 days: US intelligence 20.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
New York [U.S.A.], July 20 : : U.S. intelligence agencies have indicated that defiant North Korea is testing components to launch another intercontinental balllistic missile or intermediate range missile test from a submarine within the next 14 days.
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The Daily 202: Trump shows disdain for rule of law with new attacks on Sessions, Rosenstein, Mueller 20.7.2017 Washington Post: Politics
Bunker mentality on display in New York Times interview.
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A big win for bears and a big loss for bear farmers 20.7.2017 Washington Post
A big win for bears and a big loss for bear farmers
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U.S., China economic dialogue ends in deadlock, threat of trade war rises 20.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Beijing [China], July 20 : The Comprehensive Economic Dialogue between China and the United States ended in a deadlock after the two sides failed to reach an agreement on trade on Wednesday.
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China clamping down on use of VPNs to evade Great Firewall 20.7.2017 AP Business
BEIJING (AP) -- China is tightening control over foreign companies' internet use in a move some worry might disrupt their operations or jeopardize trade secrets as part of a crackdown on technology that allows web surfers to evade Beijing's online censorship....
Drug trafficking main source of income for terrorists in Pakistan 20.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Islamabad (Pakistan) [World] July 20 : The international community has long regarded Pakistan as a transit point for narcotics trafficking, and this was confirmed on July 13, when the nation's Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) announced the seizure of 365 kilograms of drugs worth 430 million Pakistani rupees in international market.
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US and China emerge from trade talks without agreement 20.7.2017 BBC: Business
The two sides did not issue a joint statement and cancelled press conferences.
Trade talks fizzle as China rebuffs key Trump team demand 20.7.2017 Washington Post
Trade talks fizzle as China rebuffs key Trump team demand
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