THE STORIES BEHIND THE HEADLINES

Abu Dhabi

London

New York

Tuesday 20th March 2018

Trump Touts Farm Aid Package to Offset Trade War Woes

Business

7Dnews London - Reuters

Thu, 23 May 2019 20:08 GMT

US President Donald Trump on Thursday, May 23rd, touted a plan rolled out by his administration to provide the country's farmers with an aid package intended to combat the effects of a trade war with China, Reuters reported.

"The $16 billion in funds will help keep our cherished farms thriving and make clear that no country has veto on America's economic and national security," Trump said in remarks at the White House. 

Asia US & Canada