Articles Tagged 'China'
Trump hikes tariffs on Chinese goods as trade talks resume
The White House followed through Friday on a threat to hike existing tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25% percent across the… READ MORE
Xi urges youth to ‘love’ the Communist Party
President Xi Jinping urged China’s youth on Tuesday to be loyal to the Communist Party as he sought to whip up patriotic sentiment in a… READ MORE
Xi tells world leaders he’s committed to reforming China, but provides few details
BEIJING—Instead of focusing solely on his signature investment initiative, Chinese President Xi Jinping spent a good portion of a speech at the Friday opening ceremony… READ MORE
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… READ MORE
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… READ MORE
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… READ MORE
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… READ MORE
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… READ MORE
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… READ MORE
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.… READ MORE