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.

With friends like Donald Trump, Xi Jinping doesn’t need enemiesWith friends like Donald Trump, Xi Jinping doesn’t need enemiesIn any simmering diplomatic dispute between nations, a leader-to-leader meeting is always the most effective platform to defuse the crisi…

China’s misjudgment on Trump and hard landing of bilateral relationsChina’s misjudgment on Trump and hard landing of bilateral relationsIt’s not totally unexpected for the Sino-US relations to be caught in the present situation. From 2014, I started to write about the imm…

China eyes further reform and opening-up to break isolation in global tradeChina eyes further reform and opening-up to break isolation in global tradeAs the Trump administration ratchets up efforts to exclude China from global trade, it would be in China’s best interest to improve trad…

China’s US ambassador Cui Tiankai says Beijing confused over who speaks for Trump on tradeChina’s US ambassador Cui Tiankai says Beijing confused over who speaks for Trump on tradeChina’s ambassador to the US said Beijing has no choice but to respond to what he described as a trade war started by the US. “We never…

Xi and Trump may meet next month at G20 amid China-US tensionsXi and Trump may meet next month at G20 amid China-US tensionsThe White House is moving ahead with plans for US President Donald Trump to sit down with Chinese President Xi Jinping amid increasing te…

US moves to limit nuclear sales to ChinaUS moves to limit nuclear sales to ChinaThe Trump administration will limit sales of US civil nuclear technology to China out of concerns that it is being diverted for military …