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Deepening commercial ties with US won't change under Trump presidency – China

BEIJING: China’s commerce ministry said on Friday that deepening commercial cooperation with the United States will not change when U.S. President-elect Donald Trump takes office in January, but warned against moves that could hurt bilateral trade ties. Trump made trade a centrepiece of his presidential campaign and railed against what he said were bad deals… Read More »

Turkish vote on stronger presidency may come late this year

ANKARA: Turkey will not hold a referendum on the powerful presidency sought by Tayyip Erdogan at least until the end of the year and could wait until 2019 if there is not enough support in parliament, the official overseeing the plans said. Erdogan and the ruling AK Party he founded want to replace Turkey’s parliamentary… Read More »