Chinese advisers call for talks on new trade deal with U.S.: Global Times

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BEIJING (Reuters) – Hawkish voices have emerged in China seeking a reevaluation of its Phase 1 trade deal with the United States, with some advisers urging fresh talks, a state-controlled tabloid said, citing sources close to the Chinese government.

FILE PHOTO: Chinese and U.S. flags flutter near The Bund, before U.S. trade delegation meet their Chinese counterparts for talks in Shanghai, China July 30, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song

Advisers close to the talks have suggested that Chinese officials revive the possibility of invalidating the trade pact and negotiate a new one to tilt the scales more to the Chinese side, the

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Health advisers to U.S. auto union say masks not enough to shield workers from coronavirus

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DETROIT (Reuters) – As Detroit’s automakers seek to restart their U.S. plants during the coronavirus pandemic, two health experts advising Michigan’s governor and the United Auto Workers union warned against an over-reliance on masks and face shields to keep workers safe.

FILE PHOTO: A faded UAW Local 22 logo is seen outside the United Auto Workers Union hall that services the General Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Plant in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. November 26, 2018. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

“We always put protective equipment last (on the list of options),” Rick Neitzel, an associate professor of environmental health sciences at the University of Michigan,

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Proxy advisers recommend Boeing shareholders vote against key board members

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(Reuters) – Two proxy advisers, Glass Lewis and Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), have recommended that shareholders of Boeing Co (BA.N) vote against key board members of the planemaker to show objections to the company’s handling of the 737 Max crisis.

FILE PHOTO: Workers enter the Boeing Renton Factory as commercial airplane production resumes following a suspension of operations last month in response to the coronavirus pandemic as efforts continue to help slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Renton, Washington, U.S. April 21, 2020. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Glass Lewis recommended that at Boeing’s annual meeting on April

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Exclusive: Hertz taps debt restructuring advisers as car rental demand evaporates, sources say

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hertz Global Holdings Inc (HTZ.N) is working with debt restructuring advisers to explore options for shoring up its finances after the coronavirus pandemic killed demand for car rentals, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

FILE PHOTO: The logo of the American car rental company Hertz is seen at the Nantes-Atlantique airport in Bouguenais near Nantes, western France, April 7, 2016. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe

The Estero, Florida-based company, whose largest shareholder is billionaire investor Carl Icahn, is reeling from the impact of the pandemic on global travel. It said this week it would lay

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