@POTUS asked if he can assure Americans they won't pay more for their Christmas presents because of the new tariffs on China. He replied the Chinese are paying for the tariffs. (Actually these taxes on imported products are paid by US-registered firms to @CBP)

Map. History of China conflict

18 October 2019
Ten years in jail for rioting; One day for you to strike; Save HongHong on Aug 5, The note reads. After the antiELAB civil servant rally last night, people are expecting a general strike to take place on Aug 5 to further nudge the govt upon the ExtraditionLaw2 month ago
"Ten years in jail for rioting; One day for you to strike; Save HongHong on Aug 5," The note reads. After the antiELAB civil servant rally last night, people are expecting a general strike to take place on Aug 5 to further nudge the govt upon the #ExtraditionLaw
16.27 Crowd on Mong Kok Rd took a turn onto Shanghai St 83MKmarch2 month ago
16.27 Crowd on Mong Kok Rd took a turn onto Shanghai St #83MKmarch
HongKongProtests: Protesters distribute supplies at Anchor Street Playground in Hong Kong's Mong Kok district as Saturday's rally begins2 month ago
#HongKongProtests: Protesters distribute supplies at Anchor Street Playground in Hong Kong's Mong Kok district as Saturday's rally begins
Hongkongers will fight on. We fight on for our children.  Opposition lawmaker @ClaudiaMCMo speaks at a rally in Hong Kong's Mong Kok district where thousands are expected to take to the streets.2 month ago
"Hongkongers will fight on. We fight on for our children." Opposition lawmaker @ClaudiaMCMo speaks at a rally in Hong Kong's Mong Kok district where thousands are expected to take to the streets.
Post gaining traction on @lihkg_forum right now speculating that police decided to approve today's march in Mong Kok in order to have a favorable location to execute their surround and arrest strategy and reminding protesters to be Be Water2 month ago
Post gaining traction on @lihkg_forum right now speculating that police decided to approve today's march in Mong Kok in order to have a favorable location to execute their "surround and arrest" strategy and reminding protesters to be "Be Water"
There will be an AntiELAB protest in Mong Kok today:  8.3  8.3 Mong Kok Protest; Schedule of 8.3 Mong Kok Protest: 14:30—Meet at Anchor St Playground 14:30-15:30—Assembly at playground, speech by special guests 15:30—March starts2 month ago
There will be an #AntiELAB protest in Mong Kok today: 8.3 8.3 Mong Kok Protest; Schedule of 8.3 Mong Kok Protest: 14:30—Meet at Anchor St Playground 14:30-15:30—Assembly at playground, speech by special guests 15:30—March starts
@POTUS asked if he can assure Americans they won't pay more for their Christmas presents because of the new tariffs on China. He replied the Chinese are paying for the tariffs. (Actually these taxes on imported products are paid by US-registered firms to @CBP)
Trump says China's currency is "going to hell"
"If I want to I could increase it" to a much higher level, says @POTUS of tariffs on China
Another dark night in Ma On Shan, @hkpoliceforce in riot gear dispersed the protesters who surrounded the police station again. A policeman fired 5 shots of pepper bomb towards the bridge where people were there.2 month ago
Another dark night in Ma On Shan, @hkpoliceforce in riot gear dispersed the protesters who surrounded the police station again. A policeman fired 5 shots of pepper bomb towards the bridge where people were there.
01:21 Protestors haven't leave yet, as people spot officers taking pic from the station. A laser beam was possibly shone from the building and protestors returned back with much more laser beam and more powerful ones too. Seems like it is not going to end any time soon2 month ago
01:21 Protestors haven't leave yet, as people spot officers taking pic from the station. A laser beam was possibly shone from the building and protestors returned back with much more laser beam and more powerful ones too. Seems like it is not going to end any time soon
See you tomorrow in Mong Kok. Ma On Shan protesters and residents are calling it a day.2 month ago
"See you tomorrow in Mong Kok." Ma On Shan protesters and residents are calling it a day.
Hong Kong police fired shots at passers-by on a footbridge in Ma On Shan, a northern town in the city.2 month ago
Hong Kong police fired shots at passers-by on a footbridge in Ma On Shan, a northern town in the city.
23:00 HKT, Ma On Shan  Police shows yellow flag after a senior citizen berate the police  Police enters private residential building, when chasing after a man who was observing the protest from across the street. Police accuse the man of assaulting the police.  AntiELAB2 month ago
23:00 HKT, Ma On Shan Police shows yellow flag after a senior citizen berate the police Police enters private residential building, when chasing after a man who was observing the protest from across the street. Police accuse the man of assaulting the police. #AntiELAB
More than 100 people have arrived in Chater Garden, Central for the civil servants rally by 6pm, one hour before the rally set to kick off. antiELAB2 month ago
More than 100 people have arrived in Chater Garden, Central for the civil servants rally by 6pm, one hour before the rally set to kick off. #antiELAB
Medical sector rally at Central's Edinburgh Place, prior to the more well-publicised civil servants rally later this evening2 month ago
Medical sector rally at Central's Edinburgh Place, prior to the more well-publicised civil servants rally later this evening
Hundreds gathered to protest at a rally for medical workers.  Here are their demands:                                               1. Safeguard patient privacy 2. Condemn excessive use of police violence 3. Condemn restricted access of ambulances to the injured during protests2 month ago
Hundreds gathered to protest at a rally for medical workers. Here are their demands: 1. Safeguard patient privacy 2. Condemn excessive use of police violence 3. Condemn restricted access of ambulances to the injured during protests
Hundreds of medical professionals are gathering at Edinburgh Place in Central to protest against the government's handling of the AntiELAB saga.Many said they attend after a nurse got charged with rioting, because she was at a Sheung Wan protest helping people2 month ago
Hundreds of medical professionals are gathering at Edinburgh Place in Central to protest against the government's handling of the #AntiELAB saga.Many said they attend after a nurse got charged with rioting, because she was at a Sheung Wan protest helping people
Ching Chiang-class patrol ship firing HF-III supersonic ASM. I think it is the first time a HF-III publicly launched from Ching Chiang. (of course the accidental HF-III launch also from Ching Chiang)2 month ago
Ching Chiang-class patrol ship firing HF-III supersonic ASM. I think it is the first time a HF-III publicly launched from Ching Chiang. (of course the accidental HF-III launch also from Ching Chiang)
While attending the ASEAN-China Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Bangkok, Minh stressed that the Chinese survey ship Haiyang Dizhi 8 and its escorts' recent activities in the waters are a violation of Vietnam's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and Continental Shelf
China is threatening countermeasures if the United States imposed additional customs duties
U.S. 'fanning flames' of Hong Kong protests: Top China envoy
2 month ago
Reuters Foxconn looking to sell $8.8 bln LCD plant in Guangzhou, China; deliberations for possible sale at preliminary stage - sources
Asian stock markets plunged Friday after President Donald Trump's surprise threat of tariff hikes on additional Chinese imports
Senior China diplomat Wang Yi says US setting tariffs on additional Chinese goods definitely not the correct, constructive way to resolve trade frictions - China TV station
US Department of State: Today, @SecPompeo met with Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi to address bilateral and regional issues. They reaffirmed their commitment to the complete denuclearization of North Korea; the Secretary also called for continuation of Hong Kong's autonomy
Reuters: US Secretary of State Pompeo urges China to "do the right thing" regarding HongKong protests
US Secretary of State Pompeo decries "decades of bad behaviour" from China
Pompeo and China's foreign minister reaffirmed "their commitment to the complete denuclearization of North Korea and the need for North Korea to return to negotiations," the State Department says
2 month ago
South Korea - Korean exports are feeling the pinch of the US-China trade war beyond the escalating problems with Japan. Exports declined 11% in July from a year earlier, which extends an eight month decline from last year's figures.
2 month ago
Until such time there's a trade deal, "we'll be taxing the hell out of China," adds @POTUS
"You're not paying for those tariffs, China's paying for those tariffs," claims @POTUS
We respect your privacy. Our website is using cookies for 3rd party advertising, analytics, language and user settings. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of cookies, Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
I agree