Trump's treasury chief willing to brand China currency manipulatorTrump's treasury chief willing to brand China currency manipulatorUS Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin said during his Senate confirmation hearing he is willing to label China as a currency manipulator if warranted, after president-elect Donald Trump backed away from his pledge to do so immediately.

China cuts US Treasury holdings to lowest level since 2010China cuts US Treasury holdings to lowest level since 2010China cut its holdings of US Treasuries by $66bn in November, reducing its position in the safe-haven debt to the lowest level since 2010…

US trade representative Froman asks Trump to reconsider stance on TPPUS trade representative Froman asks Trump to reconsider stance on TPPOutgoing US Trade Representative Michael Froman warned that the US would cede the right of making the international trade rules to China …

New US-China rivalry risks lethal confrontationNew US-China rivalry risks lethal confrontationChina didn't invent the brand of mercantilism that Donald Trump rails against; it copied the playbook from its neighbors.

Ambassador Baucus bids farewell to China amid power transitionAmbassador Baucus bids farewell to China amid power transitionMax Baucus is scheduled to complete his tenure as US ambassador to China on January 20, as US President-elect Donald Trump will officiall…

Bernanke: Trump's view on China's yuan doesn't 'fit with reality'Bernanke: Trump's view on China's yuan doesn't 'fit with reality'Former Fed chief Ben Bernanke said on Monday that President-elect Donald Trump calling China a currency manipulator doesn't "fit with rea…

Forget about a US-China trade war, says DeloitteForget about a US-China trade war, says DeloitteUS president-elect Donald Trump's proposals to slap punitive tariffs on China have raised the specter of a trade war between the two larg…