US governor visits Taiwan after China drills

Holcomb's visit comes on the heels of the announcement of trade talks between the US and Taipei in the coming months as a senior US diplomat warned Beijing would continue to put pressure on Taiwan.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Philippines President Marcos meets US Secretary of State Blinken amid US-China crisis

Blinken arrived Friday night in Manila after attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations ministerial meetings in Cambodia, where he was joined by his Chinese and Russian counterparts.

published on : 6th August 2022

US-China sabre rattling could be boon for TN

This could be true since TN’s Special Investment Promotion Task Force has been attracting investors from countries planning to relocate manufacturing bases from China.

published on : 6th August 2022

Nancy Pelosi says US will 'not allow' China to isolate Taiwan

Now in Tokyo on the final leg of her Asian tour, Pelosi did not comment directly on the drills but argued that American politicians should be able to travel to Taiwan freely.

published on : 5th August 2022

Markets snap six-day gains as US-China tension flares

The BSE Sensex saw a swing of 1,136 points during the day, before settling at 58,299, down 52 points from Wednesday’s closing.

published on : 5th August 2022

China conducts precision missile strikes near Taiwan after Pelosi visit

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) fired several ballistic missiles into waters to the east of Taiwan on Thursday afternoon, with all of them hitting targets accurately, a Chinese military spokesman s

published on : 4th August 2022

Nancy Pelosi in South Korea: US house speaker avoids public comments on China-Taiwan

After visiting Taiwan, Pelosi and other members of Congress flew to South Korea — a key U.S. ally where about 28,500 American troops are deployed.

published on : 4th August 2022

Vietnamese carriers advised to avoid area near Taiwan amid Chinese military exercises: Report

The head of Vietnam's Civil Aviation said that they received an official notice from Chinese authorities asking airlines operating in Asia to avoid flying near the island of Taiwan until Friday.

published on : 4th August 2022

After Taiwan, Nancy Pelosi in South Korea to meet political leaders  

Later in the day, Pelosi planned to visit an inter-Korean border area that is jointly controlled by the American-led UN Command and North Korea, a South Korean official said.

published on : 4th August 2022

Pelosi concludes historic visit to Taiwan; China gnashes teeth

Pelosi, reportedly the most senior US politician in 25 years to visit Taiwan, said her delegation had come to make it "unequivocally clear" that the US would not "abandon" the island, BBC reports.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Nancy Pelosi visit: Japan expresses concern to China over Taiwan Strait drills

"Peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait are important not only for Japan's security but also for the stability of the international community," Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary said.

published on : 3rd August 2022

'Won't back down': Taiwan President Tsai as China readies military drills over Nancy Pelosi's visit

"Facing deliberately heightened military threats, Taiwan will not back down. We will... continue to hold the line of defence for democracy," Tsai said at an event with Pelosi in Taipei.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Market rises marginally for fifth day; US-China tension over Taiwan adds to volatility 

This is the fifth straight session when the two indices closed in green on the back of positive global cues, strong Q1 earnings and foreign fund inflows.

published on : 3rd August 2022

21 Chinese fighter jets enter Taiwan air defence zone as Nancy Pelosi visits

The United States will "pay the price" if House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visits Taiwan during her Asia trip, China warned Tuesday, as tensions between the two superpowers continued to soar.

published on : 2nd August 2022

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi lands in Taiwan, raising tension with China

"The US side will bear the responsibility and pay the price for undermining China's sovereign security interests," Chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said.

published on : 2nd August 2022

China warns US will 'pay the price' if Pelosi visits Taiwan

American officials often make discreet visits to Taiwan to show support, but House Speaker Pelosi would be a higher-profile visitor than any in recent history.

published on : 2nd August 2022

US, China top diplomats hold 'constructive' first talks in months

After a long chill during the pandemic between the two countries, since last month their defence, finance and national security chiefs as well as their top military commanders have all spoken.

published on : 9th July 2022

Chinese companies flee overseas to avoid US tariffs

Chinese factories making everything from bikes to tyres, plastics and textiles are moving assembly lines abroad to skirt higher customs taxes on their exports to the United States and elsewhere.

published on : 11th September 2018

China files World Trade Organization challenge to US $200 billion tariff plan

The Trump administration has criticized the WTO as unable to deal with the problems posed by China, suggesting a challenge there might have little impact in Washington.

published on : 16th July 2018

China says tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' US-China trade

The trade war between the US and China doesn't seem to cool down. The US has planned to place tariffs on additional products worth $200 billion. 

published on : 11th July 2018
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