China Can Weather the Trade Storm, But Not for Long

Don’t hold your breath for a deal between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the G20 summit. Both the US and China believe their economies can ride out the... Read more »

China’s assistant foreign minister says global community sees harm from protectionism

The head of the Chinese delegation Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs Zhang Jun delivers his opening remarks during a Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) conference with... Read more »

China state media urges U.S. to drop win-at-all-costs trade stance

The label reading “Made in China” on a sweatshirt is seen over another shirt with a U.S. flag at a souvenir stand in Boston, Massachusetts January 18, 2011. REUTERS/Brian... Read more »

Trump China tariffs could cost billions for consumers: retailer study

FILE PHOTO: Shoppers carry bags of purchased merchandise at the King of Prussia Mall, United States’ largest retail shopping space, in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, U.S., December 8, 2018.... Read more »

‘I Love Thee, China’: North Korea woos Xi in lavish state visit

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed that strengthening bilateral ties, at a time of “serious and complicated” international affairs,... Read more »

Former Interpol chief admits guilt in Chinese court hearing

BEIJING (Reuters) – Former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei admitted his guilt during a court hearing on Thursday after Chinese prosecutors accused him of taking 14.5 million yuan ($2.11 million)... Read more »

Data ‘R’ Us: Alibaba, JD.com seek to lock in merchant loyalty with new services

BEIJING/HANGZHOU, China (Reuters) – In China, the sales maxim of ‘know your customer’ is being taken to new lengths. A woman enters a JD.com’s unmanned store with facial recognition... Read more »

Senior U.S.-Chinese trade negotiators to confer before Trump-Xi G20 meeting

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – The top U.S. trade negotiator said on Wednesday it is in the interests of China and the United States to have a successful trade pact and... Read more »

Don’t open ‘Pandora’s Box’ in Middle East, China warns

BEIJING (Reuters) – The Chinese government’s top diplomat warned on Tuesday that the world should not open a “Pandora’s Box” in the Middle East, as he denounced U.S. pressure... Read more »

Bah humbug! Trump’s plan for more China tariffs to hit festive shoppers

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – This year’s holiday season could be tighter for many Americans if the U.S. government imposes tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese imports –... Read more »