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US military not decided yet on necessity of border wall

US military not decided yet on necessity of border wall

17/2/2019 3:07:00 AM

US military not decided yet on necessity of border wall

Acting U.S. Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday he had not yet determined whether a border wall with Mexico was a military ...

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S'pore-HK air travel bubble starts May 26, 2 daily flights capped at 200 passengers each for first 2 weeks

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin hopes for 'productive' trade meetings in ChinaBEIJING (REUTERS) - US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday (Feb 13) he hopes for “productive” trade meetings in China this week, as the two countries seek to hammer out an agreement amid a festering dispute that has seen both level tariffs at each other.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Acting Pentagon chief makes first Afghanistan trip before next round of peace talksKABUL: Acting US defence secretary Patrick Shanahan arrived in Afghanistan on Monday (Feb 11) on his first trip in the role and said it was ...

Withdrawal of US forces in Syria likely to start in 'weeks': US generalABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT (REUTERS) - The United States is likely just weeks away from starting the withdrawal of ground troops from Syria ordered by President Donald Trump, the top US commander overseeing American forces in the Middle East said on Sunday (Feb 10).. Read more at straitstimes.com.

US group says Trump trade tariffs cost businesses US$2.7 billion in Nov.U.S. businesses paid an additional US$2.7 billion in tariffs in November 2018, according to data from a coalition of U.S. business groups fighting ...

Acting Pentagon chief Shanahan visits Baghdad to support Iraqi sovereignty, discuss Syria withdrawalBAGHDAD (REUTERS) - Acting US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan arrived in Baghdad on Tuesday (Feb 12) for an unannounced trip that he said would emphasise the importance of Iraqi sovereignty and broach the issue of the future of US troops there.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

US group says Trump trade tariffs cost businesses US$2.7 billion in NovemberWASHINGTON: US businesses paid an additional US$2.7 billion in tariffs in November 2018, according to data from a coalition of US business groups ...

Manulife US Reit Q4 DPU up 7.7% to 1.53 US centsMANULIFE US Reit’s fourth quarter distribution per unit (DPU) rose almost 8 per cent, boosted by contributions from properties acquired in 2017 and 2018. Read more at The Business Times.

No extension for US-China trade war deadline: US delegate David MalpassBEIJING - The March 1 deadline for China and the United States to reach a trade deal would not be extended, said US trade delegation member David Malpass on Tuesday (Feb 12) in Beijing, a South China Morning Post report said.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Data localisation, e-commerce not discussed at US-India summit: US envoyData localisation, e-commerce legislation and the generalised system of preferences (GSP) were not expressly discussed during talks between the ...

US: Wall St opens higher as US-China trade talks restart[NEW YORK] US stocks opened higher on Monday as the latest round of trade talks between the world's largest economies began in Beijing, while US lawmakers attempted to hammer out a deal to avoid another government shutdown. Read more at The Business Times.