Articles Tagged 'China'
U.S. and China said to appear close to deal to roll back tariffs
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States and China appear close to a deal that would roll back U.S. tariffs on at least $200 billion worth…
Trump says he’s delaying March 1 deadline for China trade deal
President Trump announced Sunday that he is delaying an increase in tariffs on Chinese imports that were scheduled to go into effect March 1, citing…
Venezuela crisis: Juan Guaidó says family has been threatened
In a speech at Venezuela’s Central University, he said police had visited his family home looking for his wife.
Mr Guaidó declared himself president this…
China’s economy grew 6.6% in 2018, the lowest pace in 28 years
China on Monday announced that its official economic growth came in at 6.6 percent in 2018 — the slowest pace since 1990.
That announcement was…
US trade deficit with China grows to a record and it’s likely even worse than the data shows
Despite U.S. President Donald Trump launching a high-stakes trade war against Beijing last year, China on Monday announced that its 2018 trade surplus with Washington…
China Calls Any Challenge on Taiwan ‘Extremely Dangerous’
China’s defense minister warned that any effort to challenge its authority over Taiwan was “extremely dangerous,” following recent U.S. moves that signaled greater support for…
Japan’s Abe will meet China’s Xi — under the shadow of Trump
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan faces a tough balancing act as he heads to Beijing for a Thursday summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping.…
Kudlow says ‘there’s some movement’ toward a meeting between Trump and China’s Xi amid trade tensions
The White House has taken steps toward setting up a meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinpingas the world’s two largest economies…
China’s Xi calls for closer ties with Russia amid rising protectionism
Chinese President Xi Jinping wants more investment projects with neighboring Russia, at a time when the world is facing rising protectionism.
Speaking at the Eastern…
Chinese officials burn bibles, close churches, force Christian to denounce faith amid ‘escalating’ crackdown
The Chinese government is destroying cross, burning bibles, closing churches and forcing Christian believers to sign papers renouncing their faith as the crackdown on religious…