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In this July 6, 2018, file photo, a container ship is docked at a port in Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong Province.
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August 03, 2018 - 10:55 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat. The Finance Ministry accused the Trump administration of damaging...
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Chinese security personnel stand outside the U.S. Embassy, in the background, after a reported blast occurred nearby in Beijing, Thursday, July 26, 2018.
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July 26, 2018 - 8:59 am
By Christopher Bodeen, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — A man exploded a small homemade bomb outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, injuring only himself, according to police and an embassy spokesperson. Photos on social media showed a large amount of smoke and police vehicles surrounding...
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President Donald Trump speaks before signing an Executive Order that establishes a National Council for the American Worker during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
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July 20, 2018 - 8:44 am
By The Associated Press President Donald Trump has indicated that he's willing to hit every product imported from China with tariffs, sending U.S. markets sliding before the opening bell Friday. In a taped interview with the business channel CNBC, Trump said "I'm willing to go to 500," referring...
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In this July 6, 2018, photo, a truck moves a China Shipping shipping container at a port in Qingdao in eastern China's Shandong Province.
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July 11, 2018 - 10:49 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China's government vowed Wednesday to take "firm and forceful measures" as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs to thousands of Chinese imports like fish sticks, apples and French doors, the latest salvo in an escalating trade dispute that...
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China Trade Risks
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June 27, 2018 - 9:12 am
By Jethro Mullen (CNN Money) -- American companies operating in China are likely to find themselves in the firing line as the trade fight between Washington and Beijing intensifies. But making life difficult for big US brands could bring painful consequences for Chinese industries, too, experts say...
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In this Thursday, June 14, 2018, file photo, a Chinese national flag at Tiananmen Square flutters against the capital city tallest skyscraper China Zun Tower under construction at the Central Business District in Beijing.
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June 19, 2018 - 10:35 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday threatened "comprehensive measures" in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's new tariff hike, raising the possibility Beijing might target operations of American companies. Trump's announcement fueled fears that economic losses...
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The motorcade that is believed be carrying North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, passes by policemen as it leaves the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Tuesday, June 19, 2018.
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June 19, 2018 - 8:17 am
By Christopher Bodeen and Dake Kang, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un landed in Beijing on Tuesday for a two-day visit at which he's expected to meet with Chinese leaders and discuss his next steps after last week's nuclear summit with U.S. President Donald Trump. Kim...
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University of Hong Kong students clean the "Pillar of Shame" statue
AP Photo/Kin Cheung
June 04, 2018 - 10:03 am
HONG KONG (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged China to disclose the details of people killed, detained or missing during the Chinese military's crackdown on pro-democracy protesters centered on Beijing's Tiananmen Square 29 years ago. Pompeo marked Monday's anniversary of the...
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Kim Yong Chol walks out of a building after meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
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June 01, 2018 - 8:12 am
By Calvin Woodward, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A North Korean envoy is coming to Washington bearing a letter for President Donald Trump from Kim Jong Un. This has been going on for days. Like in the old days. Kim Yong Chol was spotted Wednesday at Beijing's airport, where he boarded a...
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Kim Chang Son
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May 30, 2018 - 1:16 pm
By Christopher Bodeen and Hyung-Jin Kim, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — A top North Korean official headed to New York on Wednesday for talks aimed at salvaging a summit between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump on the future of Kim's nuclear program, in the North's highest-level mission to...
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