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Beware of US mercantilism

Jakarta | Tue, January 2, 2018 | 10:21 am
Beware of US mercantilism US trade partners should take seriously and consider measures to contain the negative effects of Trump's trade policies. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM In the first year of his administration, United States President Donald Trump has failed to back up his words with real action on a variety of issues that he promised in his presidential campaign. However, the world’s governments, especially those in Europe and Asia, should be cautious given his “America First” trade agenda. It would be a mistake to assume that he will not fol...

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