US security adviser Bolton vows tougher approach to China

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. national security adviser John Bolton has vowed to further intensify the Trump administration’s tough approach to China, saying Beijing’s “behavior needs to be adjusted in the trade area, in the international, military and political areas.” U.S….

US Warns China on Weakening Currency as Trade Relations Worsen

U.S. Warns China on Weakening Currency as Trade Relations Worsen ImageThe renminbi has fallen 6 percent against the dollar this year, raising concerns that Beijing is intervening to help make its exports cheaper in the face of President Trump’s tariffs…

US Edges Toward New Cold-War Era With China

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China says in 'communication' amid report of Trump-Xi meet

BEIJING — China said Friday it is in contact with the United States amid reports of a planned meeting between President Xi Jinping and President Donald Trump next month following a dive in the U.S. stock market blamed partly on…

Rush to Beat Tariffs Fuels Record China Trade Surplus With US

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Rush to Beat Tariffs Fuels Record China Trade Surplus With US  Bloomberg Long-Awaited Slowdown in China Exports Still Isn’t Happening  Wall Street Journal What trade war? Chinese exports are surging … for now  CNN This is how Trump…

China Export Growth Accelerates Despite US Trade Tensions

Chinese shipping containers being unloaded at the Port of Long Beach, Calif., last month. China’s trade surplus with the U.S. grew to $34.1 billion in September from $31.1 billion in August. Photo: mark ralston/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images 0 Comments Updated Oct….

China posts record trade surplus with the US in September, Beijing says

China recorded a record trade surplus of $34.13 billion with the U.S. in September amid intense trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies. The September surplus with the U.S. was larger than China’s overall trade surplus of $31.69 billion…

Trump's tariffs against China are hurting US tech companies instead

The latest tariffs enacted by the Trump administration against China are not expected to help solve the problem of intellectual-property theft from American companies, and instead could hurt U.S. companies, especially in the technology sector. When corporate earnings-reporting season begins…

World Bank, IMF heads urge US, China to play by trade rules

NUSA DUA, Indonesia — The heads of the World Bank and IMF on Thursday urged the U.S. and China to play by world trade rules and de-escalate a dispute over Beijing’s technology development strategy that threatens to do lasting damage…

China Uighurs: Xinjiang legalises 'reeducation' camps

China’s western Xinjiang region has written “vocational training centres” for Muslim Uighurs into law amid growing international concern over large-scale disappearances there. Xinjiang says the centres will tackle extremism through “thought transformation”. Rights groups say detainees are made to swear…