Global Business

Present or Not, Trump-Xi Summit a Big Deal for CEOs

The president is talking tough ahead of this week's meeting, which could offer room for both leaders to advance their mutual interests—and help business in the process.

Passé America? Fashion Chain Threatens to Shut Stores if Import Tariffs Rise

Japan's Uniqlo could close all 50 of its American outlets, its founder and CEO has warned.

American Airlines Forges Chinese Partnership, as CEOs Advance Trade Ties

U.S. companies are still attempting to embrace the benefits of globalization, no matter what the political climate.

Some Big Tech CEOs Appear to Have Eased their Travel-Ban Resistance

Apple and Google are among companies notably absent from court documents supporting moves to block the revised executive order.

TRADE: CEOs See a Negotiating Position, but Worry about Overall Impacts

CEOs are on the both sides of the camp when it comes to wanting to eliminate the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Here are the Best and Worst Countries for Intellectual Property Protection

India's appearance well down the list is disconcerting for CEOs exploring opportunities in the large emerging economy.

Boeing, FedEx CEOs Take Divergent Approaches Pressing Case for China Ties

The founder of one of China's biggest companies has said a trade war with America would be a "disaster".

Trade as a Dirty Word: What CEOs Must Do to Defend Global Commerce

The very concept of "trade" took a beating in the American presidential campaign from across the political and ideological spectrums.

American CEOs Caught in Crossfire as Chinese President Warns on Trade

Chinese President Xi Jingping has warned that American businesses could be hurt if the country loses its status as the global champion of free trade.

CFOs Aren’t so Sure About the Strength of the Economy

Any CEOs hopeful that Donald Trump's election will herald a golden age of strong economic growth may want to have a chat with their CFO.
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