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China, US sparring continues over South China Sea

Despite the frank airing of differences at the meeting in Washington of the two nations' top diplomats and military chiefs, both sides stressed the need to tamp down tensions

published on : 10th November 2018

China open to trade talks with US

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, US Defence Secretary James Mattis and Chinese Minister of National Defence Wei Fenghe were also present at the press conference.

published on : 10th November 2018

President Xi Jinping admits 'uncertainty' in China's economy 

Xi, who has voiced his support for private firms multiple times this year, made several policy suggestions, including lowering corporate taxes and resolving funding challenges faced by companies. 

published on : 2nd November 2018

US-China trade row not a threat to world economy: Mnuchin

But Mnuchin told reporters on the Indonesian resort island that President Donald Trump's drive to punish China with tariffs to encourage it to adopt fairer trade practices would have the opposite affe

published on : 13th October 2018

US blames China for economic woes in Pakistan

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Thursday confirmed that Pakistan has formally approached the funding organisation seeking financial assistance to address its economic challenges.

published on : 12th October 2018

'Winter is coming': Indonesian President Joko Widodo warns of new crisis from trade war

The fear is that the China-US trade row could upend global supply chains, and chill international trade and investment - a risk underscored by Widodo.

published on : 12th October 2018

China pumps USD 109 billion into economy as trade war bites on growth 

The cut will enable banks in China to release 1.2 trillion-yuan cash for additional lending.

published on : 7th October 2018

US, China to hold key talks on Monday to reduce trade, military tensions 

US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis too was due to visit but it was cancelled which China said was at the behest of Washington.

published on : 7th October 2018

White House expresses optimism on China trade; no date for more talks

An official said he is optimistic there is a positive way forward with China on trade, but that Trump has made clear US resolve to stand up to trade practices that hurt the US economy.

published on : 21st September 2018

US sanctions Chinese agency for buying Russia military equipment

The move is in contravention of a sweeping US sanctions bill signed in 2017.

published on : 21st September 2018

US-China trade war: IMF warns tariffs could come at 'significant economic cost' 

The global lender is still assessing the impact of the duties imposed so far but the economic costs 'will quickly add up,' IMF spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters.

published on : 20th September 2018

US-China trade war could last 20 years: Alibaba founder Jack Ma

That would mean no easing of tensions between the world's top two economies for many years after President Donald Trump has left office, even if he serves a second term, the CNN reported.

published on : 19th September 2018

Trade war escalates as China announces tariffs on US imports

The increases are in response to the announcing it will impose tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese-made goods starting next week.

published on : 19th September 2018

Market rout continues as US-China trade war intensifies; Rupee woes worsen

The domestic currency after remaining range-bound was quoting lower by 27 paise at 72.78 (intra-day) against the US dollar in late afternoon trade.

published on : 18th September 2018

Global Markets: U.S. stock futures, Asian shares drop as Trump slaps new tariffs on China

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.15 per cent in early trade but Japan's Nikkei bucked the trend to gain 0.4 per cent.

published on : 18th September 2018
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