People & Profit

Trade truce: US-China tensions cool, but is a trade war still possible?

The United States has reached a "framework agreement" with China to cut the trade deficit between the world's two largest economies. So have we avoided a trade war between Washington and Beijing? We ask Simon French, Chief Economist at Panmure Gordon, who says it's not time to celebrate yet.


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Could Italy's next government plunge the eurozone into another financial crisis? We take a look at the country's debt problem.

And we bring you a special report from Vietnam, where small family businesses are cashing in thanks to e-commerce.

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