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  • Look to double growth: Pro

    David Lebovitz, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, and Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank, share their outlook on the markets and economy post-Trump election. The risk is to the upside here, says Lebovitz.

  • SHANGHAI, Nov 11- Hong Kong stocks fell to 3- month lows on Friday as investors braced for data later in the day which is expected to show the city's economic growth slowed sharply in the third quarter. Some economists surveyed by Reuters expected that Hong Kong's growth likely slowed to just 0.3 percent in the third quarter from the second, with weak exports,...

  • Korean Equities

    Daniel Yoo of Kiwoom Securities said South Korea will face potential renegotiation of its trade agreement with the U.S. and a higher military budget.

  • HAVANA, Nov 10- Cash-short Cuba on Thursday said imports and exports fell a total of $4.2 billion in 2015 and the trade surplus fell $1.6 billion as low commodity prices and the crisis in Venezuela took their toll, shedding some light on recent austerity measures. President Raul Castro said in June that lower commodities prices were battering Cuban exports of...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 10- Mexico's peso sank again on Thursday, taking its biggest two-day tumble in more than 20 years, while bonds and stocks had their worst day in five years on fears U.S. During his campaign, Trump vowed to rewrite or scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement, which has helped Mexico increase its factory exports to the United States more than...

  • Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures at a news conference near the U.S.-Mexico border (background) outside of Laredo, Texas, July 23, 2015.

    One of Donald Trump's most powerful rallying cries was a call to end unfair trade practices. Americans may soon learn what a trade war looks like.

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 10- Mexico is willing to discuss the North American Free Trade Agreement with U.S. Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said Mexico aims to persuade Trump how beneficial NAFTA, which took effect in 1994 between the United States, Mexico and Canada, had been for North America, despite the American's criticism of the deal. Mindful of the fact that...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 10- Mexico's peso sank again on Thursday, taking its biggest two-day tumble in more than 20 years, while bond yields spiked to five-year highs as investors feared U.S. During his campaign, Trump vowed to rewrite or scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement, which has helped Mexico increase its factory exports to the United States more than...

  • DETROIT, Nov 10- The United Auto Workers union will work with president-elect Donald Trump to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, its President Dennis Williams said on Thursday. Williams told reporters that one reason Hillary Clinton lost was that she was blamed for NAFTA. As a candidate, Trump vowed to force Canada and Mexico to renegotiate...

  • DETROIT, Nov 10- The United Auto Workers union will work with president-elect Donald Trump to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement, its President Dennis Williams said on Thursday. Williams told reporters that one reason Hillary Clinton lost was that she was blamed for NAFTA. As a candidate, Trump vowed to force Canada and Mexico to renegotiate...

  • Nov 10- The Nasdaq lost ground sharply on Thursday, dragged down by a slide in technology stocks, as investors poured money into sectors that may benefit from Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. election. But the possibility of Trump slapping punitive tariffs on exports from some countries such as China has unnerved some investors. "Tech stocks aren't really in the...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 10- Mexico's peso sank again on Thursday, taking its biggest two-day tumble in more than 20 years, while bond yields spiked to five-year highs as investors feared U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's policies could hit exports. He also said he would tax the money sent home from the United States by Mexican migrants, to pay for building a wall along...

  • MEXICO CITY, Nov 10- Mexico's peso sank again on Thursday, taking its biggest two-day tumble in more than 20 years as investors worried about how U.S. During his campaign, Trump vowed to rewrite or scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement on grounds that it favored Mexico at the expense of U.S. workers. He has also said he would tax the money sent home from the...

  • Trump says the North American Free Trade Agreement favors Mexico at the expense of U.S. workers and has vowed to either rewrite or withdraw from the deal, as well as build a giant border wall and possibly slap steep tariffs on imports. Since the treaty took effect in 1994, Mexican exports to the United States have jumped six-fold to some $320 billion a year,...

  • Nov 10- The Nasdaq lost ground sharply on Thursday, dragged down by a slide in technology stocks, as investors poured money into sectors that may benefit from Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. election. But the possibility of Trump slapping punitive tariffs on exports from some countries such as China has unnerved some investors. "Tech stocks aren't really in the...

  • LONDON, Nov 10- Euro zone government bond yields were set on Thursday for their biggest one-day jump this year, soaring alongside U.S. yields as investors bet protectionist trade policies and extra fiscal spending under the Trump presidency will boost inflation. Their Italian equivalents hit a more than one-year high as Trump's shock victory threw a...

  • Dairy Farmers of Canada, an influential lobby group, said the money only partially addresses "damage" that Canada's free trade deal with the European Union will inflict. Under the deal, European dairies would receive tariff-free access for an additional 17,700 tonnes of cheese, representing 2 percent of Canadian milk production, according to Dairy Farmers of...

  • Dairy Farmers of Canada, an influential lobby group, said the money only partially addresses "damage" that Canada's free trade deal with European Union will inflict. Under Canada's free trade deal with the European Union, European dairies would receive tariff-free access for an additional 17,700 tonnes of cheese, representing 2 percent of Canadian milk...

  • LONDON, Nov 10- Euro zone government bond yields were set on Thursday for their biggest one-day jump this year, soaring alongside U.S. yields as investors bet protectionist trade policies and extra fiscal spending under the Trump presidency will boost inflation. Their Italian equivalents hit a more than one-year high as Trump's shock victory threw a...

  • Trump's economic vision

    David Malpass, Trump campaign senior advisor, discusses Donald Trump's economic plan and his goal to double the growth rate, including improving trade deals and creating more jobs.