Sun, Apr 19, 2015, 10:14 AM EDT - U.S. Markets closed

Japan, U.S. ministers hail good start on trade talks

Japanese and U.S. ministers said that bilateral trade negotiations got off to a good start on Sunday and the two nations would continue to discuss remaining issues, such as farm and auto trade, on Monday. Japan's Economy Minister Akira Amari and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman made the comments after they kicked off two days of negotiations that could pave the way for a broader trans-Pacific trade deal. …