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Obama says trade deal lets US write the rules, not China

By Sat, May 09, 2015 2:27PM UTC 0 Comment

BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. must write the rules of the global economy now, while it's in a position of economic strength....

Obama’s Nike visit puts focus on outsourcing, labor standards

By Fri, May 08, 2015 10:36AM UTC 0 Comment

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to the state of Oregon to pitch trade at Nike, a trade-dependent company that also outsources most of its manufacturing....

Obama’s pro-trade allies fight claims about China’s currency manipulation

By Mon, Mar 09, 2015 5:56PM UTC 0 Comment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of President Barack Obama's trade agenda are battling opponents' demands that China be barred from keeping its currency value artificially low....

Obama, China’s Xi discuss economic, security issues

By Wed, Feb 11, 2015 11:34AM UTC 0 Comment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is encouraging Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) to continue his nation's financial moves toward consumer-led growth and a market-determined exchange rate....

China protests to US over Dalai Lama presence at Obama event

By Sat, Feb 07, 2015 12:00PM UTC Comments Off on China protests to US over Dalai Lama presence at Obama event

BEIJING (AP) — China has protested the Dalai Lama's presence at a public event attended by President Barack Obama, saying the U.S. was exploiting the issue of Tibet for political purposes....