posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:49 PM
Nicaraguan officials will start building access roads on state-owned land as the first step in creating a canal expected to rival that of Panama — a project supporters say will directly employ 50,000 people and dramatically boost the country's GDP.
posted on September 23, 2011 at 6:39 PM
By JIM ABRAMS
WASHINGTON (AP) - Three free trade agreements that have spentyears in political limbo could finally be on a path towardcongressional action with a Senate vote Thursday to assure thatAmerican workers who lose their jobs to...
posted on July 15, 2011 at 1:23 PM
The Obama administration is pressing Congress to ratify three pending trade agreement with Korea, Panama and Colombia. At issue is the inclusion of a "trade adjustment assistance" provision that would provide job training to Americans who...
posted on December 29, 2006 at 8:12 PM
Beginning next week, China plans to reduce tariffs on agricultural commodities by a little more than 15 percent and industrial goods by almost 9 percent.