U.S.-China Investment Slumps as Ties Sour, Report Says

Christel Deskins

(Bloomberg) — Two-way investment between the U.S. and China slumped to the lowest in almost nine years during the first half of 2020 as relations between the world’s biggest two economies deteriorated to their worst in decades and the pandemic hit business sentiment. Combined direct and venture-capital investment between the […]

UK inks trade deal with Japan just as EU talks sour

Christel Deskins

Pan Pylas, Associated Press Updated 8:32 am PDT, Friday, September 11, 2020 FILE – In this Monday, Aug. 3, 2020 file photo, a sign outside a pub reads: “Wanted Customers” in central London. The British economy recouped some further lost ground during July after a swath of coronavirus restrictions were lifted, […]