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China issues travel alerts, slams US 'interference': All that has happened today

June 04, 2019 7:15 pm

After a temporary truce between the nations in December, Washington slapped additional tariffs on 200 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods to 25 percent from 10 per cent, prompting Beijing to retaliate.

Explained: After unsuccessful summit with Trump, North Korean Kim Jong Un is again using military optics

April 19, 2019 4:46 pm

The military-related posturing comes after Kim expressed deep disappointment earlier this month with what the North claims were an inflexible, ``gangster-like'' demands by the US in Hanoi.

China says Silk Road not geopolitical tool, understands concerns

April 19, 2019 12:20 pm

The Belt and Road Initiative, as it is formally called, is a key initiative of president Xi Jinping, and envisions rebuilding the old Silk Road to connect China with Asia, Europe and beyond with massive infrastructure spending.

China-US ties sinking amid acrimony over trade, politics

October 23, 2018 2:19 pm

A major speech by US Vice President Mike Pence on October 4 was the clearest, highest-level sign that US strategy was turning from engagement to confrontation.

China state media condemn US tariffs, leave room for negotiation

June 16, 2018 11:57 am

The reaction to the U.S. tariffs was muted on Chinese social media, where it failed to break into the top 100 trending topics on the Twitter-like Weibo platform. 

Talks end with China warning trade benefits at risk if US imposes tariffs

June 03, 2018 4:21 pm

US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, who was preceded in Beijing last week by more than 50 US officials, is expected during the two-day visit to try to secure long-term purchases of US farm and energy commodities to help shrink the US trade deficit.

Donald Trump to discuss trade with China's Xi Jinping as talks continue

May 08, 2018 6:30 pm

Tariff threats have roiled US and other stock markets in recent weeks amid fears a trade war between the world's two largest economies will impact global markets.

China, US reach 'agreements' on some eco, trade issues to avert trade war

May 04, 2018 8:39 pm

China and the US have reached "agreements" on some of the issues but both sides were still "very divided" on several others during the economic and trade talks held here to end the tariff spat between the two major trading partners.

Trump bank ban statement 'not consistent' with facts, says China

September 22, 2017 5:12 pm

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman, Lu Kang said "in principle, China has always implemented the UN Security Council's resolutions in their entirety and fulfilled our due responsibility."

US and China have to work through 'difficult issues': Top US military officer

August 15, 2017 10:50 pm

U.S. officials say Dunford's visit aims to create a mechanism for improving communication between the sides, especially on sensitive issues such as North Korea. Dunford and Fang signed an agreement committing the sides to that goal, with the details to be discussed during talks in Washington in November.