US economic policy | Trump’s dollar tug of war is big issue for export-focused Asia

Trump’s dollar tug of war is big issue for export-focused Asia

The hiring of a strong-dollar, free-trade bull to head the National Economic Council suggests Trump is at war with his own fiscal and trade policies

March 15, 2018 2:45 PM (UTC+8)
Asian currencies could be in for a period of volatility given the policy flip-flops  emerging from the Trump White House. Photo: Reuters/ Jason Lee
Asian currencies could be in for a period of volatility given the policy flip-flops emerging from the Trump White House. Photo: Reuters/ Jason Lee