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South Korea notifies WTO of its request for talks with U.S. over safeguard measures

South Korea notifies WTO of its request for talks with U.S. over safeguard measures

The South Korean government has notified the World Trade Organization of a Request for Consultations with the U.S. over the Trump administration’s new safeguard measures. This follows President Trump’s approval of measures that will undermine Korean washing machine manufacturers. Park Jong-hong reports. The World Trade Organization has been put on notice and the South Korean …

Spain’s Constitutional Court annuls Catalan declaration of independence

Spain’s Constitutional Court annuls Catalan declaration of independence

Spain’s Constitutional Court has officially annulled the Catalan parliament’s unilateral declaration of independence. The ruling prompted a general strike by pro-independence activists, bringing public transportation in the region to a standstill on Wednesday. Ro Aram has the details. In a widely expected ruling, Spain’s Constitutional Court ruled on Wednesday to annul the Catalan parliament’s unilateral …

South Korea expresses regret over U.S. safeguard measures on imported washing machines, solar panels

South Korea expresses regret over U.S. safeguard measures on imported washing machines, solar panels

Korea’s trade ministry has responded to President Trump’s recent imposition of protective trade measures against Korean washing machines and solar panels,… saying the measures violate international trade regulations. This comes as the Korean government notified the World Trade Organization of a Request for Consultations with the U.S. over the safeguard measures. Kim Ji-yeon reports. Korea’s …

USTR lists $200 bil. in Chinese goods to be hit with tariffs

USTR lists $200 bil. in Chinese goods to be hit with tariffs

The U.S. is going to slap China with another round of tariffs on 2-hundred billion dollars worth of Chinese goods,… following through on President Trump’s recent threats to get even tougher on trade with Beijing. Our Kim Mok-yeon reports. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Tuesday released a list of additional Chinese goods worth some …