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China-backed trade deal pushed back to 2019

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership was pushed back to next year after Asia-Pacific trade ministers failed to agree key terms at a Singapore summit.

published on : 13th November 2018

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

Donald Trump says China no longer in race to surpass US as top economic power 

The US is currently the world's number one economy, while China has emerged as the second largest after replacing Japan.

published on : 8th 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

China slams US B-52s fly over South China sea as 'provocative'

The United States rejects China's territorial claims and routinely says the military will "continue to fly, sail and operate wherever international law allows at times and places of our choosing."

published on : 27th September 2018

US-China ties sour as Xi Jinping, Donald Trump friendship fades

US President Donald Trump suggested the honeymoon was over as US-China relations sink to their lowest point in years.

published on : 27th September 2018

Long trade war would hurt US more than China: Reports

In research published Wednesday, the economists said that stock and bond markets could be hurt by a general loss of confidence in the economy.

published on : 26th September 2018

China says hard to proceed on trade talks with US putting 'knife to its neck'

US tariffs on USD 200 billion worth of Chinese goods and retaliatory taxes by Beijing on USD 60 billion worth of US products including liquefied natural gas kicked in on Monday.

published on : 25th September 2018

China accuses US of 'trade bullyism' as Trump's tariffs kick in

Chinese products hit with new U.S. duties include vacuum cleaners to internet-connected devices, while U.S. goods targeted by Beijing include liquefied natural gas and certain types of aircraft.

published on : 24th September 2018
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