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Current affairs, Diplomacy

Two Canadians under investigation

China confirms that two Canadian are under investigation for endangering national security.

Headline-1, Opinion

Kidnapping of Meng due to US worries that it is in decline

An editorial in the China Daily argues that America’s insecurities are behind its arrest of a Huawei executive.

Economics

Chinese court grants Qualcomm an injunction against Apple

The injunction bans the sale of several models of IPhones in China.

Economics

China-US trade dispute enters second half

Despite a temporary truce in the trade war, much work still needs to be done.

Diplomacy

Xi hopes US, DPRK meet halfway to advance peace

China has played a behind the scenes role in the Trump – Kim peace efforts.

Analysis, Economics

China – US trade talks at a crucial crossroad

The next three months crucial for both China and the US.

Diplomacy, Economics

Xi, Trump agree to ease trade tensions

Meeting in Argentina at the sidelines of the G20 charted course for China-US relations for some time.

Diplomacy

Xi, Putin envision strengthened energy cooperation

Both presidents call for closer cooperation and collaboration on energy.

Diplomacy

Link development strategies, Xi urges Spain

China, Spain should jointly build Belt, Road, president says.

Curiosity

Gene editing experiment generates controversy

A Chinese scientist’s attempt to produce the world’s first gene-edited babies who are immune to HIV has sparked heated controversy among those in academia and the public.

Diplomacy

Mainland notes Taiwan elections reflect public will

Beijing makes overtures towards Taiwan after pro independence party loses big in local elections.

Diplomacy, Opinion

Sino-US ties are too important to neglect

Amity, not rivalry, good for Sino-US ties, argues Liu Ying.

Diplomacy

China says Pacific island ties no threat to any nation

Government says Xi’s visits to help improve region’s development, people’s livelihoods.

Analysis, Politics

President Xi emphasizes role of Hong Kong, Macau

Both Hong Kong and Macao were told to integrate with nation’s overall development.

Diplomacy

Xi, Kissinger expound ties’ importance

President Xi Jinping met with former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Thursday.

Economics

Xi opens import summit in Shanghai

The leader said that the summit belongs to world and shows China’s commitment to opening up its economy The inaugural China International Import Expo, which opens in Shanghai on Monday, is hosted by China but belongs to the world, President Xi Jinping said on Sunday.

Analysis, Economics

Smartphone firm OnePlus enters US market

The launch is backed by chipmakers Qualcomm and carrier T-mobile.

Diplomacy, Opinion

China slams outside meddling, provocation in South China Sea

China called upon states bordering the South China Sea to jointly work with Beijing to guard against external interference and disruption.

Diplomacy, Economics

G20 meeting could mend US-China trade war

Reports that President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump could meet on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in Argentina next month have sparked hopes for defusing the trade war.

Curiosity

China unveils the world’s longest sea bridge

The 55-kilometre long structure will connect Hong Kong and Macau and was hailed as a ‘pillar project’ by President Xi Jinping.

Diplomacy

China, ASEAN begins joint naval exercise

The navies of China and 10 ASEAN countries began their first joint maritime exercise in Zhanjiang, Guangdong province, on Monday.

Economics

Xi reaffirms support for private firms

President also hails sector’s joining in fight to eradicate poverty nationwide.

Economics

Beijing wont play favourites with state-owned enterprizes

Beijing vows to stick to neutrality in dealing with state-owned enterprises.

Diplomacy

Abe to visit Xi in China

The visit is seen as a chance to enhance trust.

Diplomacy

Is there a new cold war between US and China

US Vice-President Mike Pence delivered a speech on Thursday in which he criticized China on multiple fronts but does it signal a new cold war.

Economics

Optimism over future Sino-US ties

Complementary nature of economies remains despite frictions, experts say.

Diplomacy

China’s foreign minister says China will not seek to replace US leadership

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that China does not seek hegemony and will not seek to replace US leadership in the world.

Curiosity

Beijing slams offensive Swedish television show

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has released statements protesting a recent Swedish TV show that insulted China.

Economics

China releases a white paper detailing trade war stance

White paper warns US actions risk global economic woes.

Economics

Disruption seen from auto parts duty in US-China trade war

US tariffs on Chinese auto parts will probably result in higher prices and could disrupt the global automotive supply chain industry.

Diplomacy

Stable ties will help China and Japan to address regional issues

Shinzo Abe is due to visit the Chinese capital to discuss normalizing ties and bilateral cooperation.

Economics, News

Trade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategies

Chinese experts discuss global trade tensions and policy options to ensure smooth growth of economy.

News

Beijing, Moscow vow to reinforce military relations

The two nations will continue their military cooperation and explore new possible ways to boost their combat abilities.

Opinion

Comment: Trade war won’t help Washington ‘make America great again’

Washington claims Beijing has launched six economic aggression policies that have undermined the US economy and national security.

News

Xi, Putin vow to boost ties, peace

Presidents meet, witness pacts signed on forum sidelines in Russia.

Economics

China pledges response if US imposes more tariffs

China says it will be forced to take necessary countermeasures if the United States insists on imposing new tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.

Diplomacy, Economics

Xi vows action to bring China, Africa closer

China aims to expand imports, boost investment, spur industrialization and continue free-trade talks.

Economics

US itself to blame for trade deficits

An editorial in the China Daily blames the United States for its large trade deficits.

Economics

US business leaders cry foul over tariffs

China’s role in production stressed as public hearing starts on tariffs.

Economics

China urges fair treatment of its investors, firms

China urged the United States to treat its investors and enterprises objectively and fairly, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday.

Curiosity

Chinese plans draw international students

A shift in strategy has seen more international students enroll in Chinese universities.

Economics

Chinese economy to remain solid this year, state media says

The Chinese economy is forecast to see solid growth in the second half of the year, bolstered by buoyant consumption.

Economics

Latest tariff threat impact ‘adverse’

China has expressed concern over increased US tariffs.

Economics

China, UK to safeguard global trade

Beijing and London agreed on Monday to continue jointly safeguarding multilateralism and global free trade.

Diplomacy

Trump says ready to meet with Iranian president without preconditions

President Trump said on Monday that he could meet his Iranian counterpart without pre-conditions months after pulling out of the Iranian nuclear agreement.

Economics

BRICS bank approves $600m in loans for infrastructure, sustainable projects

The New Development Bank, set up by BRICS member states, has approved two loans of $600 million in total for sustainable infrastructure projects, one each in China and South Africa.

Economics, Opinion, Politics

US should not shun global trade system

China still upholds using talks to resolve the trade dispute, so it is to be hoped that Trump will hold fire.

News

Xi’s envoy, Trump trade team to meet

Some see promise in Washington’s talk of easing sanctions on Chinese phone company ZTE.

Diplomacy, Economics

Trump and Xi exchange views on trade

Beijing and Washington should  try to find ways to tackle their issues and achieve win-win outcomes, President Xi Jinping told US President Donald Trump.

Diplomacy, Economics

Trump says Mnuchin, USTR to travel to China for trade talks in days

Trump makes overture to China to deescalate trade war talks.

Analysis

Military move only complicates the situation in the Middle East

Allied strikes against the Syrian regime adds to the uncertainty surrounding the middle east situation.

Analysis, Economics

Trade war will hurt all sides; Deutsche Bank

A trade war between the United States and China will seriously hurt both sides, according to a report by the Deutsche Bank Research.

Economics

Chinese real estate investment in US declines by 55%

Chinese investments into the US property market slow amid uncertainty and expanding portfolios.

Economics, Opinion, Politics

Zero-sum mindset risks opening a Pandora’s box

Chinese and US officials must do all they can to avoid a trade war.

Analysis, Diplomacy

China reveals US tariffs plan

China unveiled plans to impose tariffs on up to $3 billion worth of products from the US to make up for losses from US tariffs on steel and aluminum products.