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Blackstone’s Tony James on US-China trade deal, geopolitical risks

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) and US President Donald Trump at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 9, 2017.Nicholas Asfouri | AFP | Getty ImagesWith business confidence already badly hit by the U.S.-China trade war, even a small deal reached between the two countries could help to lift sentiment, Blackstone Executive Vice…
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China promotes nightlife, night-time activities to boost economy

Night view of Nanjing Road in Shanghai.zhuyufang | iStock | Getty ImagesBEIJING – The Chinese government is encouraging businesses and local districts to develop the so-called "night economy" in an effort to boost growth.Some retailers and hospitals have extended their operating hours, while cities are also spending on elaborate light shows. It's…
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AmCham survey shows tariffs weigh on U.S. businesses in China

Chinese shipping containers are stored beside a US flag after they were unloaded at the Port of Los Angeles in Long Beach, California on May 14, 2019. - Global markets remain on red alert over a trade war between the two superpowers China and the US, that most observers warn could shatter global economic growth, and hurt demand for commodities like…
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Trump ordered US firms to ditch China, but many already have

Employees work on the production line of solar panel at Risen Energy Co., Ltd on February 21, 2019 in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province of China.Zhejiang Daily | Visual China Group | Getty ImagesPresident Trump rattled Wall Street when he demanded U.S. firms move production out of China. But many have already taken steps to do so, and, in earnings calls…
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