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“levy” in the news

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Mr Trump warned China not to raise levies and urged US firms to buy goods from other countries such as Vietnam.
But Canadian and Mexican officials — as well as many in Congress — say the levies are actually an impediment because all three legislatures will refuse to finalize the deal while they are in place.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
US President Donald Trump had warned China not to raise levies but Beijing said it would not swallow any "bitter fruit" that harmed its interests.

Monday, May 13, 2019
China has levied tariffs on a total of $110 billion worth of US products since the trade war began.
The decision comes in response to the US levy hike on 200 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods.

Saturday, February 16, 2019
The prosecutors have not yet explained in full the extent to which Stone actually reached WikiLeaks or Assange, or levied public charges against them for their role in the distribution of the hacked data.

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Tokyo, Osaka Prefecture and Kyoto city also impose a lodging tax on travelers, but they levy a fixed amount rather than a fixed percentage of the accommodation fee.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Mr. Trump, who has hit China with tariffs on $250 billion worth of goods, agreed over the weekend to hold off on plans to raise all the tariffs to 25 percent on Jan. 1 and to impose additional levies on all Chinese imports.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
China's new tariffs will be levied at rates of 5% or 10%, depending on the product, from the same date, the Chinese government said.

Monday, September 17, 2018
Responding to possible U.S. additional levies on all Chinese imports, Gao said the U.S. unilateral tariff hikes will ultimately harm the interests of the people of China, the United States, and the whole world.

Thursday, June 21, 2018
It retaliated in kind, saying it too would collect a 25% levy on $50bn worth of US goods, also starting on 6 July.