China, US trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summitChina, US trade barbs in speeches at Pacific summitChina's leader Xi Jinping and US Vice President Mike Pence traded barbs in speeches to a summit of world leaders Saturday, outlining competing visions for global leadership.

Trade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategiesTrade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategiesShort-term challenges from the escalating trade spat with the United States have reassured Chinese officials and experts of the need to s…

Trade wars called self-defeating, harmful to everyone involvedTrade wars called self-defeating, harmful to everyone involvedA trade war is self-defeating as well as harmful to others, and it is meaningless to discuss who suffers more, a Foreign Ministry spokesm…

US proposing new trade talks with ChinaUS proposing new trade talks with ChinaThe Trump administration has invited Chinese officials to restart trade talks, the White House's top economic adviser said on Wednesday, …

China is set to ask the WTO for permission to impose sanctions on the USChina is set to ask the WTO for permission to impose sanctions on the USChina will seek permission from the World Trade Organization (WTO) to impose sanctions on the U.S. next week, according to the WTO's meet…

China puts off licences for US companies amid trade battleChina puts off licences for US companies amid trade battleAmid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting licence applications from American companies in financial services and oth…

China promises retaliation if US imposes more tariffsChina promises retaliation if US imposes more tariffsChina on Monday promised retaliation if US President Donald Trump escalates their tariff battle, raising the risk Beijing might target op…