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'Hope China, US trade problems will be over soon,' says Merkel

Merkel made the remarks at the start of formal talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at Beijing's Great Hall of People during trip to China.

06 Sep 2019 10:34 AM

After imposition of fresh tariffs, China lodges WTO trade complaint against US

US's latest levies on imports from China took effect under high-pressure campaign aimed at compelling Beijing to sign a new trade deal.

03 Sep 2019 11:14 AM

'Sorry, it's the way I negotiate': Donald Trump on US-China trade

Trump was challenged on a negotiating style in which he praises Chinese President Xi Jinping one day and castigates him the next.

27 Aug 2019 12:39 PM

'China called last night': Trump says trade talks to resume 'very shortly'

Trump said that Chinese officials had made two 'very, very good calls' and that 'they want to make a deal'.

26 Aug 2019 2:17 PM

G7 summit may end without joint communique due to trade tensions

The G7 comprises the United States, France, Britain, Japan, Germany, Italy, Canada and the European Union.​

20 Aug 2019 1:57 PM


Tim Cook 'made good case' that tariffs could hurt Apple: Trump

By contrast, the United States and South Korea struck a trade agreement last September.

19 Aug 2019 12:32 PM

Trump says US and China still talking on trade but not ready for a deal

Trump, speaking to reporters at White House, also called into question whether another round of scheduled talks would take place in Sept.

10 Aug 2019 10:02 AM

'China was killing us with unfair trade deals,' says Donald Trump

US-China trade war escalated sharply after Washington on Monday branded Beijing currency manipulator for first time since 1994.

08 Aug 2019 8:04 AM

China no longer US' top trading partner as tariff war continues

After coming to power, Trump has imposed 25 per cent import tariff on chinese products worth USD 250 billion.

03 Aug 2019 10:23 AM

China-US trade talks to restart after G-20 tariff truce

The negotiations in China’s financial hub will be the first face-to-face discussions since negotiations collapsed in May.

30 Jul 2019 9:56 AM


Manufacture in US, not China to avoid tariffs, Trump tells Apple

Earlier in the day, Trump said Apple will not get any tariff waiver for its products made in China.

27 Jul 2019 1:21 PM

Donald Trump threatens wine tariffs in retaliation over French tech tax

'We will announce a substantial reciprocal action on Macron's foolishness shortly,' Trump said.

27 Jul 2019 12:43 PM

Chinese missile launch in disputed South China Sea was 'disturbing': Pentagon

Chinese foreign ministry declined to comment, referring the questions to defense ministry, which did not respond to a request for comment.

03 Jul 2019 12:35 PM

'No hurry, quality of transaction important': Trump on trade deal with China

Trump also said he would not increase existing tariffs to China.

30 Jun 2019 12:29 PM

Trade talks with China 'back on track': Trump, agrees to hold off on new tariffs

'We had a very good meeting with President Xi of China,' Trump said after the talks. 'I would say excellent.'

29 Jun 2019 12:11 PM


'Ready for 'historic' trade deal with China at G-20 Summit,' says Donald Trump

Trump said: 'It would be historic if we could do a fair trade deal. We are totally open to it.'

29 Jun 2019 9:31 AM

Trump 'comfortable with any outcome' on trade talks with Xi Jinping: US official

The much-anticipated meeting at G-20 summit in Japan will be the first face-to-face meeting for leaders since trade talks broke off in May.

25 Jun 2019 10:57 AM

Xi Jinping, Donald Trump hold talks amidst trade dispute

The talks were held at the request of US President Donald Trump, according to Chinese state media agency Xinhua.

19 Jun 2019 8:40 AM

'Have a feeling that we’re going to make a trade deal with China,' says Trump

Trump also reiterated his intention to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping but gave no further details.

13 Jun 2019 10:03 AM

Trump defends tariff strategy, China says 'not afraid' of trade war

'Tariffs are great negotiating tool,' Trump tweeted, one day after saying he was ready to impose another round of punitive tariffs on China.

12 Jun 2019 11:56 AM