BEIJING, Dec 16- China and the United Kingdom vowed to continue and strengthen cooperation on a wide range of economic, financial and trade issues, the British government said on Saturday in a statement following talks in Beijing between the U.K. finance minister Philip Hammond and Chinese officials. Both countries opposed trade protectionism and reaffirmed...
BRITISH FINANCE MINISTER SAYS LIKELY BRITAIN WILL WANT TO NEGOTIATE BESPOKE ARRANGEMENT.
BRITISH FINANCE MINISTER SAYS NOT HELPFUL TO THINK IN TERMS OF OFF-THE-SHELF MODELS FOR FUTURE TRADE DEAL WITH EU.
CHINA EXPECTS TO SEE A PROSPEROUS, STABLE AND OPEN BRITAIN AND EUROPE- STATEMENT.
CHINA, UK AGREE TO STRENGTHEN TRADE AND INVESTMENT POLICY COLLABORATION- STATEMENT.
CHINA TO ATTRACT UK INSTITUTIONAL INVESTORS TO TRADE IN DESIGNATED FUTURES PRODUCTS IN CHINA- STATEMENT.
BRITAIN COMMITTED TO STRENGTHENING LINKS WITH KEY PARTNERS, INCLUDING CHINA- STATEMENT.
CHINA, UK AGREE TO PROMOTE CHINA- UK CROSS-BORDER YUAN BUSINESS, SUPPORT USE OF YUAN AS SETTLEMENT CURRENCY- STATEMENT.
CHINA WISHES A SMOOTH TRANSITION OF RELATIONS BETWEEN BRITAIN AND EU- STATEMENT.
CHINA, UK AGREE TO ACCELERATE FINAL PREPARATIONS AND REVIEW TIMELINE FOR LONDON- SHANGHAI STOCK CONNECT- STATEMENT.
CHINA, UK OPPOSE PROTECTIONISM, REAFFIRM SUPPORT FOR WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION AS' CENTRAL PILLAR' OF GLOBAL TRADE SYSTEM.
CHINA, UK TO ESTABLISH NEW GROUP TO EXCHANGE VIEWS ON MACROECONOMIC, FISCAL POLICY- STATEMENT.
BRITAIN WILL CONTINUE TO PROVIDE REASSURANCE TO PARTNERS ON UK ECONOMY, AND TRADE, INVESTMENT ENVIRONMENT- STATEMENT.
CHINA, UK TO LAUNCH WORKING GROUP, FEASIBILITY STUDY ON UK- CHINA BOND MARKET CONNECT- STATEMENT.
BRITAIN COMMITTED TO SMOOTH, ORDERLY TRANSITION TO NEW RELATIONSHIP WITH EU- STATEMENT.
CHINA, UK ENCOURAGE INCREASED PRESENCE AND ACTIVITY OF CHINESE BANKS IN UK AND BRITISH BANKS IN CHINA- STATEMENT.
LOS ANGELES— Hollywood executives and other major players in entertainment have established a commission to be chaired by Anita Hill that intends to combat sexual misconduct and inequality across the industry. The chief executives of nearly every major Hollywood studio, TV network and record label attended the meeting and agreed to found and fund the group.
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WASHINGTON— Republicans in Congress have blended separate tax bills passed by the House and Senate into compromise legislation that seeks to achieve a sweeping overhaul of the nation's tax code. GOP leaders are looking toward passage of the final package by the House and Senate next week, with the aim of sending the measure to President Donald Trump to sign...
*House expected to vote on Tuesday, with Senate later. But three Republican senators, enough to defeat the measure in a Senate that the party controls with a slim 52-48 majority, remained uncommitted: Susan Collins, Jeff Flake and Mike Lee. The final version hammered out between Senate and House of Representatives Republicans after each chamber previously...