‘Zero-tariff’ Australian cattles successfully arrive in Hainan

On the morning of July 3, the first batch of imported live cattle from Australia arrived at Macun Port in Hainan after a 10-day journey at sea. The “zero tariff” Australian cattle not only enjoy the preferential policies but can also control the trade and transportation costs through large-scale centralized purchases. The new zero-tariff import … Read more ‘Zero-tariff’ Australian cattles successfully arrive in Hainan

Canada Suspends Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong: Trudeau

Canada suspended its extradition treaty with Hong Kong on Friday after China imposed a new security law on the territory. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada is a firm believer in the one country, two systems framework for Hong Kong and will stand up for its people. Trudeau said Canada is also looking at other … Read more Canada Suspends Extradition Treaty With Hong Kong: Trudeau

China-U.S. Divorce: Why It’s Messy, Impossible

China and the U.S. have been each other’s largest trading partner for years. But China lost its spot as the biggest exporter of goods to the U.S. last year, a result of President Trump’s #trade #war. Geopolitical tensions flared up again amid the COVID-19 #pandemic. More uncertainty looms as the U.S. heads for November elections. … Read more China-U.S. Divorce: Why It’s Messy, Impossible

U.S.M.C.A., The Revised North America Free Trade Agreement, Goes Into Effect

President Donald Trump’s replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement went into force Wednesday, almost three years after negotiations began to establish a new framework for one of the world’s largest commercial blocs. After the long wait, and almost two years since a deal was initially reached, the start of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or … Read more U.S.M.C.A., The Revised North America Free Trade Agreement, Goes Into Effect

Markets rally after friendly USDA crop report

USDA reduced its estimate for planted corn acreage by three million below the average trade guess. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake … Read more Markets rally after friendly USDA crop report

‘An Affront to All Nations:’ Pompeo Denounces China’s Security Law in Hong Kong

Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said China’s moves to exert more control over Hong Kong have “eviscerated” the rule of law in the city as the U.S. continues to strip trade privileges from the former British colony. “A free Hong Kong was one of the world’s most stable, prosperous and dynamic cities,” Pompeo told reporters … Read more ‘An Affront to All Nations:’ Pompeo Denounces China’s Security Law in Hong Kong

U.K. Lays Out “Bespoke Immigration Route” For Hong Kong BNO Passport Holders

U.K. Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said the new “bespoke immigration route” will allow holders of British National (Overseas) status to come to the U.K. without the current six month limit, granting them five years limited leave to remain, with the ability to live and work in the U.K. After these five years, they will be able to apply … Read more U.K. Lays Out “Bespoke Immigration Route” For Hong Kong BNO Passport Holders

Markets rally after friendly USDA crop report

USDA reduced its estimate for planted corn acreage by three million below the average trade guess. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com QuickTake … Read more Markets rally after friendly USDA crop report

Rebirthing the Global Economy to Deliver Sustainable Development (1 July 2020)

#COVID19 has plunged the world in an unprecedented global development emergency.  Debt, external finance and international trade require urgent attention. Watch roundtable (Moderated by Zeinab Badawi) with UN Secretary-General, UN Deputy Secretary-General, and many distinguished women economists. Concept note (Background and full list of panelists): https://bit.ly/3dKo044

China Holds Hong Kong National Security Law Briefing As U.S. Rolls Back Special Trade Status

China released the details of its sweeping national security legislation for Hong Kong, as the U.S. took steps to roll back its special trade status and privileges that help maintain the former British colony’s status as an international commercial hub. The legislation, which was published in full only as it took effect, called for sentences … Read more China Holds Hong Kong National Security Law Briefing As U.S. Rolls Back Special Trade Status

Significance of the national security law for HKSAR

Chinese lawmakers have passed the national security law for the #HongKong Special Administrative Region. It takes effect on Wednesday. Legislators agreed the law is well suited to the current situation in the city. They say it will effectively fix legal loopholes and protect the legitimate rights of local residents. Meanwhile, the #UnitedStates looks to scrap … Read more Significance of the national security law for HKSAR

The Point: U.S. starts halting high-tech products, defense exports to Hong Kong

The National Security Law in #HongKong will go into effect starting Wednesday. The U.S. has begun revoking Hong Kong’s special trade status. Is Hong Kong’s position as a financial hub in jeopardy? Guests: Kam Man Fung Deputy Secretary General of the One Country Two Systems Youth Forum Lyu Xiang Director for Research at the Chinese … Read more The Point: U.S. starts halting high-tech products, defense exports to Hong Kong

Senator Toomey: Hong Kong Security Law ‘Very Disturbing’

Jun.30 — Republican Senator Pat Toomey from Pennsylvania discusses China’s sweeping security legislation for Hong Kong and the trade disputes between the U.S. and China. Toomey is sponsoring legislation that could target banks that deal with Chinese officials responsible for eroding Hong Kong’s autonomy. He also talks about the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak on “Bloomberg … Read more Senator Toomey: Hong Kong Security Law ‘Very Disturbing’

Special edition: How the legacy of European colonialism is shaping Africa’s future

While the murder of George Floyd in the United States has revived anti-racism movements around the world, it has also stirred up the painful history of colonialism and the slave trade. In this special edition, FRANCE 24 takes a look at the tumultuous relations between Europe and the African continent through reports from South Africa, … Read more Special edition: How the legacy of European colonialism is shaping Africa’s future

Explainer: Impacts of U.S. ending Hong Kong’s special trade status

The U.S. is ending Hong Kong’s special trade status as China moves to pass the national security law for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. So what U.S. exemptions will Hong Kong lose? And can the city do without them? Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download … Read more Explainer: Impacts of U.S. ending Hong Kong’s special trade status