US President Donald Trump has flaunted a document confirming details of an immigration deal agreed with Mexico to avoid threatened US tariffs, saying the plan was “secret” even though Mexican officials had revealed much of the asylum agreement.
Democratic lawmakers in the US Congress have blasted President Donald Trump's tactics of threatening tariffs to gain concessions on immigration from Mexico, saying the Republican president was recklessly endangering Washington’s ties to a major trading partner and ally.
President Donald Trump continued Monday to talk up the trade agreement his administration struck with Mexico after a weekend of news reports poking holes in his claims that Mexico had agreed to significant new concessions to avert tariffs.
A dovish Federal Reserve can use tools such as rate cuts to lessen the damage of America’s tariff skirmishes with China and Mexico, but it is either limited in its effectiveness or in its motivations, two economists told CNBC on Thursday.
US President Donald Trump says he would likely impose new tariffs on imports from Mexico to pressure the country to crack down on the rising numbers of migrants entering the US, as lawmakers from his own Republican Party expressed deep opposition to such a move.
Mexico's hospitals are reeling under steep budget cuts by the country's new government, with surgery delays for children, reductions in testing and staffing shortages, hospital directors said, fanning anger over President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's austerity measures.
President Donald Trump on Friday announced a deal to lift US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico that had created friction between the neighbors and blocked a new North American free trade agreement.
A group of approximately 100 Central American migrants were detained by members of the National Migration Institute during an operation close to the Mexican town of Huixtla in Chiapas State on Tuesday afternoon (April 16), Milenio TV reported.
President Donald Trump on Friday promised approximately 450 miles (725 kilometers) of new “wall” along the southern US border, after threatening to slap Mexico with an unspecified economic penalty to crack down on what he describes as a crisis of undocumented immigration and drug trafficking.
The Mexican government faces a one-in-three chance of having its credit rating downgraded over the coming year, as public finances struggle with mounting liabilities and slowing growth, rating agency Standard & Poor’s said on Friday.