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Tuesday, 21 January 2020 23:37 WIB

U.S. President Donald Trump touted the conclusion of two major trade deals and declared Americans are "winning again like never before," as he gave an opening address Tuesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The speech came hours before his impeachment trial was due to go into high gear in the U.S. Senate. Trump went through a list of what he celebrated as victories for middle class workers and companies, including the first phase of a trade deal with China and the Senate's approval of a new trade agreement with Canada and Mexico. "When I spoke at this forum two years...

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Tuesday, 10 December 2019 19:01 WIB | Global

News reports say House Democrats and the White House are close to agreeing on changes to a trade deal that the United States, Canada and Mexico signed last year but have not ratified. The United States-Mexico-Canada-Agreement, known as the USMCA, would replace the existing North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, which President Donald Trump has derided as the "worst trade deal" ever signed by the U.S. He made renegotiating NAFTA a campaign promise during the 2016 presidential race. NAFTA took effect in the 1990s during U.S. President Bill Clinton's administration. The Mexican...

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