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US-China ties

Asia stocks fall sharply as US-China tensions escalate

The moves extended a dour start in May which began on Friday with bleak U.S. data and the threat of fresh trade-war hostilities

04 May 2020 9:03 AM

China having hard time, says Donald Trump over trade war

The two nations had already imposed tariffs on USD 50 billion of each other’s goods before the September sanctions.

01 Nov 2018 2:58 PM

US trying to convince China 'to behave like normal nation': Pompeo

Pompeo called China's behaviour in stealing intellectual property 'inappropriate' and 'not consistent with being a superpower.'

01 Nov 2018 1:48 PM

US plans tariff on all remaining Chinese imports if Trump-Xi talks fail: Report

No decision has been made but preparation for new tariff list are on, in case the meeting does not yield progress towards solving disputes.

30 Oct 2018 9:56 AM

China-US ties sinking amid acrimony over trade, politics

Major speech by US Vice President on Oct. 4 was clearest, highest-level sign that US strategy was turning from engagement to confrontation.

23 Oct 2018 1:54 PM


Chinese warship in ‘unsafe’ encounter with US destroyer in South China Sea

China expressed firm opposition to US warship sailing near islands and reefs claimed by it in South China Sea.

02 Oct 2018 4:53 PM

China ‘doesn’t want me to win’ upcoming polls: Trump at UNSC

'They do not want me or us to win because I am the first president ever to challenge China on trade,' Trump said.

27 Sep 2018 11:56 AM

China using fake LinkedIn accounts to recruit Americans: US top spy catcher

William Evanina, the US counter-intelligence chief, also said that LinkedIn should shut those fake accounts.

31 Aug 2018 9:15 PM

Trump signs USD 716 bn defence bill with watered-down China measures

The defence policy bill includes watered-down controls on US govt contracts with China’s ZTE Corp and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd.

14 Aug 2018 12:23 PM

Chinese man sets off explosive outside US embassy in Beijing: police

The area where the incident took place is home to several embassies, including those of the United States, India and Israel.

26 Jul 2018 12:08 PM


Two US warships sail near South China Sea islands claimed by Beijing

The operation was the latest attempt to counter what US sees as Beijing's efforts to limit freedom of navigation in the strategic waters.

27 May 2018 5:33 PM

China agrees on measures to 'substantially' reduce US trade deficit

The joint statement, coming at a time of high tensions over trade, followed high-level talks between US and Chinese delegations.

20 May 2018 9:38 AM

Trump says China ‘spoiled’ by trade wins over US

Trump has accused China of unfair trade practices that have driven up the US goods deficit with the Asian giant.

05 May 2018 12:21 PM

China-US will always have great relationship, says Trump

The trade talks to be held from May 3 to May 4 in Beijing will have the US delegation, led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

03 May 2018 1:49 PM

Work closely with US, but keep options open

While speaking warmly of India, Tillerson did not fail to point out that Pakistan was a major US partner, and that all “relations stand on merit”.

21 Oct 2017 12:40 AM


N Korea conflict only ‘sideshow’, US in ‘economic war’ with China: WH strategist

Bannon, an economic nationalist and ex-CEO of Breitbart news website, is said to be on shaky ground with President Trump.

17 Aug 2017 9:00 PM

South China Sea dispute: China slams US, says it opposes show of military force

The statement came after the US Air Force confirmed on Friday that 2 bombers from Guam had flown over the disputed waterway.

07 Jul 2017 9:09 PM

China stopped manipulating currency after I became president: Trump

China has been accused of suppressing the yuan to make its exports more competitive with American goods.

01 May 2017 5:31 PM

Will defend 'interests' in South China Sea: US

China lays claim to a vast extent of South China Sea within a so-called 'nine dash line,' including waters claimed by its neighbors.

24 Jan 2017 8:46 AM