28 Sep '12, 3pm

WTO to Probe U.S. Anti-Subsidy Duties on Chinese Imports: The World Trade Organization will decide whether U.S....

WTO to Probe U.S. Anti-Subsidy Duties on Chinese Imports: The World Trade Organization will decide whether U.S....

The Geneva-based trade arbiter agreed today to set up a panel of judges to investigate China’s allegation that the U.S. acted “inconsistently with WTO rules and rulings in many aspects” during probes to determine whether Chinese companies received illegal government aid. The two governments have stepped up WTO complaints and rhetoric over access to the others’ markets this year as the global economic crisis crimps trade. The Obama administration says China keeps its currency undervalued and engages in unfair tactics that have led to chronic U.S. trade deficits and the loss of millions of American jobs. Cracking down on China has emerged as a key campaign issue in the U.S. presidential race, with Republican candidate Mitt Romney blaming President Barack Obama for the loss of U.S manufacturing jobs and criticizing him for not declaring China a currency manipulator. Obama has...

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For First Time, Shoe Imports to U.S. Drop

For First Time, Shoe Imports to U.S. Drop

news.runnersworld.com 28 Sep '12, 9pm

By Scott Douglas Last year was the first year that the percentage of footwear sold in the U.S. and produced overseas fell,...

Obama blocks Chinese purchase of wind farms nea...

stripes.com 29 Sep '12, 4am

A wind farm in rural Pennsylvania. Joe Gromelski/Stars and Stripes WASHINGTON (AP) -- Citing national security risks, Pres...

BREAKING: Obama blocks sale of Oregon wind farm...

grist.org 28 Sep '12, 6pm

Citing national security risks, President Barack Obama on Friday blocked a Chinese company from owning four wind farm proj...

Chinese economic slowdown means less demand for...

grist.org 28 Sep '12, 4pm

[T]he Chinese economy is slowing and so is its steel industry. That has sent the price of coal used for steelmaking down n...

Commerce Slams Chinese Cell & Modules with Final Duties: The U.S. Commerce Department today returned a hawkish

Commerce Slams Chinese Cell & Modules with Fina...

renewableenergyworld.com 11 Oct '12, 12am

Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), commented that, “While today’s decision ...

EU Requests to Impose Countermeasures Against the US: The European Union today asked the World Trade Organisatio...

EU Requests to Impose Countermeasures Against t...

defencetalk.com 01 Oct '12, 5am

No. In January 2012 the EU has signed a “sequencing agreement” with the US, in order to facilitate the litigation process....

Eye on Asia: Chinese Fashion On Vancouver Island

Eye on Asia: Chinese Fashion On Vancouver Island

sothebys.com 28 Sep '12, 12pm

The Spencer Mansion was designed by William Ridgeway Wilson, and built in 1889. The Mansion was donated in 1951 by Sarah S...

Budget 2013 : Sugar Subsidy in Malaysia Reduced 20 sen Per KG: The Star Online : The Sugar Subsidy in Malaysia w...

Budget 2013 : Sugar Subsidy in Malaysia Reduced...

beritasemasa.com 30 Sep '12, 3pm

The Star Online : The Sugar Subsidy in Malaysia will be reduced by 20 sen per kg from Saturday. When tabling the budget 20...

Renewable U: College Campuses Invest in Renewable Energy

Renewable U: College Campuses Invest in Renewab...

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Sep '12, 1pm

The canopy is more than just eco window dressing — Antonio Calcado, Rutgers vice president for facilities and capital plan...