September 02, 2019 1:51 pm
US President Donald Trump’s trade war with China entered new territory on Sunday as his next round of tariffs took effect, changing the rules of trade in ways that have no recent historic precedent and driving the world’s two largest economies further apart.
August 29, 2019 2:12 pm
The US military operation comes amid an increasingly bitter trade war between China and the United States that sharply escalated on Friday, with both sides levelling more tariffs on each other's exports.
August 28, 2019 11:13 am
This marks at least the second time China has denied a request by the United States this month, having earlier rejected a request for two US Navy ships to visit Hong Kong, as the political crisis in the former British colony deepened.
August 27, 2019 8:33 am
The way he negotiates at times involves facts that may not be facts, statements that may not have been said and episodes that may not have occurred. And at times, he denied saying what he had said.
June 01, 2019 5:44 pm
Shao Yuanming said that China would defend its sovereignty at any cost should anyone try to separate Taiwan from its territory. It views the self-ruled island as a wayward province and has not ruled out the use of force to return it to the fold.
May 21, 2019 10:01 am
If this trade war continues over a longer horizon, it could even result in shift of production bases and restructuring of global supply chains. Chinese firms are already moving production to their plants in other countries. India figures in the list of such probables.
May 11, 2019 8:00 pm
In the ongoing trade talks, the US is insisting that China change its ways and agree to let the United States check and enforce compliance.
May 10, 2019 12:50 pm
Forex traders said, rising crude oil prices and strengthening of the US dollar against some major rival currencies overseas also pulled down the local unit.
May 06, 2019 2:59 pm
The bulk of the decline in US exports to China is in raw materials and food. They represent about a third of the total and have more than halved, according to Oxford Economics.
February 22, 2019 8:59 am
Reuters reported exclusively on Wednesday that the two sides are starting to sketch out an agreement on structural issues, drafting language for six memorandums of understanding on proposed Chinese reforms.
April 25, 2019 8:26 pm
Speaking at a forum in the eastern city of Qingdao, following a major naval parade marking 70 years since the founding of the Chinese navy, China's navy chief Shen Jinlong said everyone needed to follow the rules and "safeguard good order".