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Inside Flipboard By Heather Chin May 16, 2019

HANGZHOU, CHINA – MAY 16: Customers purchase mobile phones at the Huawei Experience Center on May 16, 2019 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. (Photo by Long Wei/VCG via Getty Images) The ongoing trade war between the United States and China escalated several times this week, with China retaliating against last week’s tariff hike on $200 billion worth of goods with their own increased tariffs on $60 billion in U.S. goods. This was followed by President Trump threatening even more tariffs before directly targeting China telecom giant Huawei, and banning them from doing business with U.S. companies unless granted U.S. government approval. In other trade news, the U.S. agreed to delay planned auto tariffs by up to six months and may lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada and Mexico as a result of ongoing negotiations to create a replacement trade deal for NAFTA. Trump also proposed an overhaul of U.S. immigration policy, limiting the number…

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