: "The reality is, with the Tariffs, the economy has grown more rapidly in the United States and much more slowly in China." Peter Morici, Former Chief Economist, USITC
Asked about Huawei at press conference with @jeremyhunt @SecPompeo says he has "great confidence UK will never take an action that would break the special relationship".But adds US has an obligation to make sure that where US operates it operates inside "trusted networks"
US raises tariffs on Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25 percent on $200B worth of goods
: ..Guess what, that's not going to happen. China has just informed us that they (Vice-Premier) are coming to the U.S. to make a deal. We'll see, but I am very happy with over $100 Billion a year in Tariffs filling U.S. coffers.great for U.S., not good for China.
: The reason for the China pullback and attempted renegotiation of the Trade Deal is the sincere HOPE that they will be able to "negotiate" with Joe Biden or one of the very weak Democrats, and thereby continue to ripoff the United States (($500 Billion a year)) for years to come..
China thinks North Korea is willing to hold talks with U.S.: speaker Moon
A US commercial broadcaster censors for its American audience content about China. @CBS justifies it by saying it doesn't want to endanger its employees in the communist country and Chinese in America might be offended.
China says its top trade negotiator, Vice Premier Liu He, will go to Washington this week for tariff war talks
criticizes China for actions in the Arctic-"There are only Arctic States and non-Arctic states."
2 week ago
A map of Chinese outposts in the Spratlys from the Pentagon's latest report on China and its militarization of man-made islands in the South China Sea. Two US warships sailed within 12 nautical miles of Gaven and Johnson reefs on Monday
Two US Navy guided missile destroyers USS Preble and USS Chung Hoon Monday "sailed within 12 nautical miles" of Chinese occupied Gaven and Johnson Reefs "in order to challenge excessive maritime claims and preserve access to the waterways as governed by international law"
: The United States has been losing, for many years, 600 to 800 Billion Dollars a year on Trade. With China we lose 500 Billion Dollars. Sorry, we're not going to be doing that anymore.
US warships sail near disputed South China Sea islands - China
China's foreign ministry says Chinese navy warned U.S. ships sailing in South China Sea to leave; urges U.S. to stop such provocative acts.
Reuters: Two US Navy destroyers carried out "freedom of navigation" operation in SouthChinaSea on Monday, US military spokesman tells Reuters China
3 week ago
Markets absolutely ransacked Monday on Trump's tweet and the Chinese considering cancelling this week's talks
: For 10 months, China has been paying Tariffs to the USA of 25% on 50 Billion Dollars of High Tech, and 10% on 200 Billion Dollars of other goods. These payments are partially responsible for our great economic results. The 10% will go up to 25% on Friday. 325 Billions Dollars..
: ..of additional goods sent to us by China remain untaxed, but will be shortly, at a rate of 25%. The Tariffs paid to the USA have had little impact on product cost, mostly borne by China. The Trade Deal with China continues, but too slowly, as they attempt to renegotiate. No.
Kazakhstan's famous China expert Konstantin Syroyezhkin is detained by security services on charges of espionage. He was also acting president's (Tokayev's) PhD academic adviser.
Chinese security forces are imprisoning "Chinese Muslims in rally camps," a senior Pentagon official said today.
PDVSA exported 1.06 mln bpd of crude, products last month, an 8-pct increase vs March boosted by larger deliveries to China. It continued exporting to Cuba and it also imported almost 1 mm bbl of Nigeria's Agbami crude for diluting its oil
DoD: China has constructed six JIN-class SSBN, with four operational and two outfitting at Huludao Shipyard. China's JIN SSBNs, are equipped to carry up to 12 CSS-N-14 (JL-2) SLBM giving ``the country's first viable sea-based nuclear deterrent,'' new report says
Iran says China's Sinopec might not develop Yadavaran oilfield
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 24km WNW of Linqiong, China
Today @USTradeRep Lighthizer and @stevenmnuchin1 "concluded productive meetings with China's Vice Premier Liu He," says @PressSec.
: China is adding great stimulus to its economy while at the same time keeping interest rates low. Our Federal Reserve has incessantly lifted interest rates, even though inflation is very low, and instituted a very big dose of quantitative tightening. We have the potential to go.
Vodafone found hidden backdoors in Huawei equipment
Pompeo: We will continue the discussion with China on trade issues
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 79km SSW of Laojunmiao, China
President Donald Trump says he welcomes the roles of Russia and China in negotiating with North Korea over its nuclear arsenal