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US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, right, accompanied by Trump Administration officials, meets with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, left, and other Chinese officials as they begin US-China Trade Talks in the Diplomatic Room of the Eisenhower Executiv
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January 31, 2019 - 6:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump expects to meet with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to try to resolve a six-month trade standoff after U.S. and Chinese negotiators ended two days of talks Thursday without settling the toughest issues that divide the world's two biggest economies. "If...
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A woman passes an electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018.
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December 31, 2018 - 10:50 am
By Elaine Kurtenbach, AP Business Writer BANGKOK (AP) — Stock markets mostly rose Monday on the last day of a volatile year, after U.S. President Donald Trump said he expected to resolve trade friction with China after speaking with Chinese President Xi Jinping. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, the CAC 40...
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President Donald Trump meets with China's President Xi Jinping during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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December 03, 2018 - 11:26 am
By Paul Wiseman, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The dinner table diplomacy that Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping of China conducted over the weekend produced something as vague as it was valuable: an agreement to keep talking. Forged over grilled sirloin at the Group of 20 summit...
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November 21, 2018 - 12:46 pm
BEIJING (AP) — The Italian luxury fashion house Dolce&Gabbana apologized Wednesday for insulting remarks about China it allegedly made in exchanges on Instagram but claimed its accounts had been hacked. Chinese celebrities reacted angrily after screenshots of the conversations were posted on...
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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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June 17, 2018 - 2:01 pm
Rishi Iyengar (CNN Money) -- India is moving forward with plans to hit back at the United States over trade. The country has proposed hiking tariffs on 30 US products in order to recoup trade penalties worth $241 million, according to a revised World Trade Organization filing. India said the...
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U.S. President Donald Trump China's President Xi Jinping arrive for the state dinner with the first ladies at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China.
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June 15, 2018 - 9:01 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced a 25 percent tariff on up to $50 billion worth of Chinese imports on Friday, instantly escalating a trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. China has said that it will retaliate with $50 billion in tariffs in response, rattling...
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June 04, 2018 - 11:24 am
By Eric Bradner, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump's recent moves on trade have turned an issue long considered part of the Republican orthodoxy into a political landmine for his own party. Last week, Trump's administration announced steep tariffs on steel and aluminum from close allies Canada,...
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European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini meets with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi
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June 01, 2018 - 10:29 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. decision to impose new tariffs on European, Canadian and Mexican goods (all times local): 2:55 p.m. European Union trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom says that the Trump administration's tariffs on steel and aluminum exports to the United States will hurt global...
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