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Kudlow says Trump-Xi meeting likely next month

Larry Kudlow, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, said Sunday there is a "strong possibility" Trump will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 economic summit in Japan next month and said he expects China to retaliate against the US for its increase last week in tariffs on Chinese goods as Beijing has indicated it would.

Why Trump upended US-China trade talks

President Donald Trump emerged from a briefing at the end of last week convinced China was stalling after months of forward progress in trade negotiations. Frustrated, Trump sent shockwaves through global markets by threatening to hike tariffs, catching everyone off guard.

Trump: Auto imports don't threaten national security

President Donald Trump said Friday he doesn't see car imports as a national security threat, even though he has considered using national security justifications to slap tariffs on foreign automobiles and auto parts.

Trump eyes auto tariffs in EU standoff

President Donald Trump placed more pressure on the stalled trade talks with the European Union Wednesday, threatening tariffs on European automobiles if no deal is reached.