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Inside the US delegation for China trade war talks: Washington?s big guns will be absent

Inside the US delegation for China trade war talks: Washington?s big guns will be absent

The US delegation that will head to Beijing on Monday for the next round of trade war negotiations will lack some of the high-ranking officials who took part in previous high-stakes meetings, the United States Trade Representative‘s Office confirmed on Friday. US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin […]

Ex-US president Jimmy Carter warns of ?modern cold war? with China

Ex-US president Jimmy Carter warns of ?modern cold war? with China

Former US president Jimmy Carter warned of the risks of sliding into a ?modern cold war? with China and called on both sides to find a common cause on African development. Marking the 40th anniversary of his January 1979 normalisation of relations with Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, Carter voiced concern […]

US trade war forces businesses to rethink Chinese investments amid fears dispute will drag on into new year

US trade war forces businesses to rethink Chinese investments amid fears dispute will drag on into new year

The US trade war has prompted some overseas companies to rethink whether they should invest in new plants and equipment in China, despite the temporary pause in hostilities. Foreign direct investment inflows into China fell in the first 11 months of this year, according to the latest government data, and […]

Stark contrast: Facing economic woes, the US plunges into chaos, China seeks calm

After playing a game of chicken over trade for a year that has rattled money markets and threatened the health of the global economy which until recently looked promising, Chinese and US officials have now found themselves in a very tough spot. Both of their economies are flashing disturbing warning […]

China?s trade war-hit economy set to slow for seventh straight month in December: Bloomberg report

China?s trade war-hit economy set to slow for seventh straight month in December: Bloomberg report

China?s economy slowed for a seventh straight month in December as the trade war with the United States, subdued domestic demand and decelerating factory inflation combined to undercut growth, according to a Bloomberg Economics gauge. The Bloomberg Economics gauge aggregates the earliest available indicators on business conditions and market sentiment. […]