TAGs: trade war

China, U.S. sign initial trade pact but doubts and tariffs linger

16/01/2020 16:47

China will boost purchases of U.S. goods and services by $200 billion over two years in exchange for the rolling back of some tariffs under an initial trade deal signed by the world’s two largest economies, defusing an 18-month row that has hit global growth.

U.S. top trade negotiator praises deal, China remains cautious

16/12/2019 20:04

U.S. President Donald Trump’s top trade negotiator praised a “phase one” U.S.-China trade deal which is expected to nearly double U.S. exports to China over the next two years, while China remained cautious ahead of the signing of the agreement.

Latest U.S.-China trade talks 'constructive', Beijing says

31/07/2019 20:20

U.S. and Chinese negotiators wrapped up a brief round of trade talks on Wednesday that Beijing described as “constructive”, including discussion of further purchases of American farm goods and an agreement to reconvene in September.

Trump says 'big progress' on possible China trade deal

30/12/2018 11:30

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Saturday that he had a “long and very good call” with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that a possible trade deal between the United States and China was progressing well.

U.S. and China trade barbs at WTO amid calls for reform

17/12/2018 20:16

The United States said on Monday that China’s “unfair competitive practices” were harming foreign companies and workers in a way that violates World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, but vowed to lead reform efforts.

Trump, China's Xi poised for high-stakes summit over trade war

01/12/2018 17:28

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will wrap up a global summit on Saturday with high-stakes talks expected to determine whether they can begin defusing a damaging trade war between the world’s two biggest economies.

Trump readies new tariffs on China

11/07/2018 21:33

The Trump administration is preparing another round of tariffs on Chinese goods worth $200 billion, ramping up the US-China trade war.

U.S. 'opening fire' on world with tariff threats, says China

05/07/2018 15:18

The United States is “opening fire” on the world with its threatened tariffs, China warned on Thursday, saying it will respond the instant U.S. measures go into effect as Beijing ramped up the rhetoric in a bitter trade dispute.

​US-China trade war to help or hurt Vietnam’s economy?

20/06/2018 18:36

The trade dispute between the US and China, two of Vietnam’s top trading partners, could leave both positive and negative impacts on the country, as well as other Southeast Asian nations, business insiders and experts forewarned.