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A US China trade war?
What are the prospects of US President Donald Trump’s tough talk on China turning into a trade war?
When the editor-in-chief of one of China’s most prominent newspapers last month described new tariffs as President Donald Trump’s “last card”, he could hardly have been more wrong. With US duties now affecting Chinese imports worth USD 250bn and Trump...
US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on 12 June signed a joint statement pledging to work towards denuclearisation and improved relations, following their historic summit in Singapore.
Last week’s US-China trade talks did little to allay fears that this summer will bring a scenario finally worthy of the name “trade war”. Beyond a few basic points of agreement and a vague commitment to hold further talks, there seems little real movement on key issues including the bilateral trade deficit...
A US delegation including Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will hold talks in Beijing tomorrow with Chinese counterparts including Vice Premier Liu He.
The National People’s Congress on 17 March will approve a plan to reorganize government ministries, commissions and other agencies, and their roles and responsibilities. Important details such as a timetable and how various approval processes will change are not yet available, but there is already some basis...