North American Free Trade Agreement
21 Aug 2020
Donald Trump terms rival Joe Biden as voters' "worst nightmare"
On Thursday, US President Donald Trump tore into his Democratic opponent Joe Biden just outside the latter's Pennsylvania birthplace of Scranton, calling him the "voters' worst nightmare."
23 Feb 2019
Trump picks Kelly Kraft as Nikki Haley's successor at UN
US President Donald Trump has nominated his envoy to Canada, Kelly Knight Craft, as the next US Ambassador to the UN to succeed Indian-American Nikki Haley.
30 Jun 2018
Canada hits back at US with tariffs on metals, orange-juice
Canada hit back at the US with retaliatory tariffs on American summertime essentials including Florida orange juice, ketchup, and Kentucky bourbon in its opening salvo in a trade war with President Donald Trump.
01 Jun 2018
Fair deal or no deal: Trump warns Trudeau on NAFTA
Issuing stern warning to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the US President Donald Trump said US will either agree to a 'fair deal' on North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) or there will be no deal at all.
12 Oct 2017
NAFTA: Trump open to new US-Canada trade deal excluding Mexico
US President Donald Trump has envisaged a US-Canada trade pact that excludes Mexico, should negotiations to reform the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the three countries fail.
24 Aug 2017
Will close down the government to build border wall: Trump
Addressing supporters at the 'Make America Great Again' rally in Phoenix, Arizona, President Donald Trump noted that he will build a border wall, even if he has to close down the US government.
19 May 2017
Trump kick starts process to renegotiate NAFTA trade deal
The Trump administration has formally informed the US Congress that it intends on renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Canada and Mexico.
27 Apr 2017
Trump tells Canada and Mexico that US isn't terminating NAFTA
President Donald Trump told Canadian PM Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto that America won't be leaving the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
27 Feb 2017
Mexico promises to retaliate to Trump's economic measures
Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said Mexico would respond to any tax the US would unilaterally impose on Mexican imports.
26 Feb 2017
Mexico wall to come 'way ahead of schedule', says Trump
US President Donald Trump said building of the "great (Mexico) border wall" will start "soon, way ahead of schedule".
14 Feb 2017
Trudeau walks a diplomatic tight rope during Trump meeting
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau visited the White House to meet US President Donald Trump.
12 Feb 2017
Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall to cost $21.6 billion
The proposed wall along the US-Mexico border will cost $21.6 billion, a study from Department of Homeland Security has found. It will take over three years to construct it.
09 Feb 2017
Trump: US begins designing border wall
The US is in the process of designing the wall which will be constructed along the Mexico border, said President Donald Trump.
02 Feb 2017
Trump threatens to send troops to Mexico: Associated Press
President Donald Trump threatened to send American troops into Mexico to take care of "bad hombres" [bad men] in a phone call with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, according to a leaked White House transcript cited by the Associated Press.
27 Jan 2017
Trump considers 20% tax on Mexican imports to finance wall
US President Donald Trump suggested that a new 20% tax on imports from Mexico would be instituted to finance the construction of a border wall.
26 Jan 2017
Trump fulfils campaign pledge, orders Mexico border wall's construction
President Donald Trump has signed an executive order for the construction of an "impassable physical barrier" along the US-Mexico border.
07 Jan 2017
Trump seeks money from US coffers, says Mexico will reimburse
In a recent tweet, President-elect Trump said American taxpayers will be reimbursed for a new border-wall by Mexico and that US-money spent initially will be for the "sake of speed".
15 Dec 2016
Trump lays down his policy- 'Buy American and Hire Americans'
President-elect Donald Trump, at a victory rally in Milwaukee, Wisconsin said that his government will support two simple rules: "buy American and hire Americans."
08 Dec 2016
Chinese media: Trump may use India to balance China
A Global Times report titled 'Trump may be cool to alliance with Delhi' suggested that president-elect Donald Trump may increase Indo-US defence co-operation to "suppress" China.
06 Dec 2016
Trump, Gore discuss Climate Change
President-elect Donald Trump met Al Gore at Trump tower in New York and is said to have discussed 'Climate Change' at length.
06 Dec 2016
Punitive tax for US firms moving abroad: Trump
US President-elect Donald Trump has threatened American firms with dire consequences if they move abroad and still hope to sell products in the US; he has proposed a 35% punitive tax.
25 Nov 2016
Indian IT sector worried over Trump's policies
The Indian IT-sector is getting jittery over the implementation of Trump's campaign promises; he had stressed on prioritizing jobs and wages for US workers and also cap the number of H-1B visas.
23 Nov 2016
Trump's statements: Then and now
Donald Trump has been found changing his statements on several key issues.
22 Nov 2016
Trump to scrap TPP, rethink H-1B
In a video message, outlining his plans once he assumes office, Donald Trump said one of his foremost actions would be scrapping the Trans-Pacific-Partnership agreement.
12 Nov 2016
H-1B visas may cause conflict between US-India
A US expert on South Asian issues said that the problem of H-1B visas could be a sore point for the India-US ties under Trump's leadership.
11 Nov 2016
Trump meets Obama, outlines health plan
US President-elect Donald Trump met President Barack Obama at the White House and promised to seek his counsel on governance; Trump also revealed a new health plan, scrapping Obamacare.
10 Nov 2016
Won't pay for the wall: Mexico
Mexico reiterated its stance that it will not pay for the wall Donald Trump promised to erect on the US southern border.
10 Nov 2016
Donald Trump's victory in the 2016 Presidential Election
Republican presidential candidate and real estate baron Donald Trump defeated the Democrats' Hillary Clinton by 210,472 votes.
02 Sep 2016
Remittances to finance the Mexico Wall: Donald Trump
The then Republican Presidential candidate, Trump, intended to extract funds from Mexicans for building his proposed wall on the southern border of USA.