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 Processor, 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.