Apr 18 , 2019
Negotiators aim for signing ceremony in late May or early June.
Apr 15 , 2019
U.S. negotiators have tempered demands that China curb industrial subsidies as a condition for a trade deal after strong resistance from Beijing, according to two sources briefed on discussions, marking a retreat on a core U.S. objective for the trade talks.
Apr 11 , 2019
The United States and China have largely agreed on a mechanism to police any trade agreement they reach, including establishing new “enforcement offices,” U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday.
Apr 11 , 2019
U.S. companies shift purchases of tariff-targeted products like furniture, refrigerators and car tires to countries such as Vietnam, South Korea, Taiwan and Mexico.
Apr 09 , 2019
U.S. officials are “not satisfied yet” about all the issues standing in the way of a deal to end the U.S.-China trade war but made progress in talks with China last week, a top White House official said on Monday.
Li Zheng Assistant Research Fellow, China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations
Apr 08 , 2019
The two Boeing crashes of recent months show the risks and complications entailed by an increasingly globalized industrial chain. China and the US should use the incident as a trigger to scrutinize their manufacturing processes, including the usage of automation and artificial intelligence, and build novel cooperation mechanisms to prevent future accidents.
Apr 04 , 2019
Liu He is in Washington for the latest round of trade talks.
Philip Cunningham Independent Scholar
Apr 02 , 2019
The rise of tribalism internationally makes for politics rife with reflexive scorn; it’s US vs China, Airbus vs Boeing, “we” vs “them.” Beijing’s decision to ground Boeing’s newest jetliner only emphasizes such tribalism within the US-China relationship.
Apr 01 , 2019
Continuing to suspend additional tariffs is a goodwill gesture following a U.S. decision to delay tariff hikes on Chinese imports.
Mar 29 , 2019
Under the proposal, foreign providers would be allowed to own data centers as part of a pilot in a free-trade zone.