It was a cordial meeting of two very different leaders. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he wouldn't lecture other countries on how to govern, while US President Donald Trump softened his stance on the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Mexican negotiators have vowed to "present proposals and counterpoints" in a bid to stop a sunset clause on the trillion-dollar trade deal. The US president has threatened to "terminate" NAFTA even before talks finish.
US President Trump has warned that tough talks lie ahead on the future of NAFTA, indicating that the US could withdraw. Trudeau has said he is optimistic about the deal's fate but admitted there was room for improvement.
We need to create jobs, help facilitate trade and address the challenges of the Africa of the future, says Donald Yamamoto, who is in charge of African affairs at the US State Department.
Polish coal trader Weglokoks is due to get its first ever shipment of US coal after Donald Trump has promised Poland’s pro-coal government US energy. The move comes as 19 nations signed a coal phase-out deal.
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