Huawei and other Chinese technology companies that rely on Western technology are stepping up efforts to develop their own.
Trump and Xi Jinping agreed Dec. 1 to postpone more tariff hikes.
Canada’s foreign minister says US businesses are on our side.
It’s unclear if the arrest of two Canadians in China is retaliation for the arrest of Huawei’s CFO Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver.
U.S. official said investigators were concerned about the breach because Marriott is frequently used by the military and government agencies.
The US wants Meng Wanzhou to face allegations of fraud related to the use of Huawei’s subsidiary Skycom to do business with Iranian telecom firms between 2009 and 2014.
Global growth was already slated to slip to 3.5% next year from 3.7%.
Meng Wanzhou was detained in Vancouver on Saturday.
Has yet to confirm Trump’s claim Beijing committed to cut auto tariffs, buy more American farm exports.
Trump dug in his heels on climate change and language referencing protectionism.
Only postponing US tariff hikes on Chinese goods for 90 days while the two sides negotiate.
Robert Lighthizer complained that China slaps 40 per cent tariffs on U.S. auto imports.
Report says Chinese hacking efforts aimed at stealing American technology and trade secrets have “increased in frequency and sophistication” this year.
The Hamilton-based steel producer paid about $39 million in tariffs in the third quarter.
Xi and Trump are due to meet this month at a gathering of the Group of 20 major economies in Argentina.