China to Halve Import Tariffs on More than 1,700 US Goods
China says it will halve additional tariffs levied against some imports from the United States, following the signing of a preliminary trade deal with Washington. The Chinese Finance Ministry made the announcement in a statement on Thursday, saying Beijing would halve additional tariffs levied against 1,717 products imported from the US last year, and that the tariff reductions would take effect from 0501 GMT on February 14. The ministry did not state ...
Libya Rivals Agree to Turn Truce into Lasting Ceasefire: UN
Representatives of the warring parties in Libya meeting in Geneva have agreed on the principle of turning their shaky truce into a lasting ceasefire, the UN's Libya envoy said on Tuesday. 'The principle has been adopted from the first session. Now the question is what are the conditions,' Ghassan Salame told reporters in Geneva. Five senior officers appointed by the UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) and five appointed by the Libyan ...
Trump's so-called Deal of Century rejected by OIC
TEHRAN, Feb. 03 (MNA) – The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) rejected the US President Donald Trump's so-called 'Deal of the Century', on Monday, announcing that they will not engage with the plan or cooperate with the US administration to implement it.