Higher inflation factors into review of tariffs on Chinese goods- White House

WASHINGTON, April 25 (Reuters) – The Biden administration is carefully studying the inflationary impact of tariffs imposed on China by former President Donald Trump’s administration given a surge in consumer prices, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said on Monday. PSAKI said she had no news on tariff reductions since US Trade Representative Katherine Tai … Read more

Britain to cut Ukraine tariffs to zero to help its economy

LONDON, April 25 (Reuters) – All tariffs on goods coming to Britain from Ukraine under an existing free trade deal will be axed to help the Ukrainian economy, the British government announced on Monday. London said tariffs would be reduced to zero and all quotas removed following a direct request from Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, … Read more

Yellen to China: Help stop Russia’s war in Ukraine or lose standing in the world

WASHINGTON, April 13 (Reuters) – China should help end Russia’s “heinous war” in Ukraine or face a loss of its standing in the world, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Wednesday, warning that those who seek to undermine Western sanctions face economic consequences. Yellen said in a landmark speech that she “fervently” hoped that … Read more