Economic Doom: China Says That There Will NEVER Be A Trade Deal Until The U.S. Agrees To Their Demands
After vowing over the weekend to "never surrender to external pressure", Beijing has defied President Trump's demands that it not resort to retaliatory tariffs and announced plans to slap new levies on $60 billion in US goods.
In the wee hours last night the Donald carried through with his threat to body-slam the US economy with huge tariffs in order, apparently, to teach them Chicoms a lesson!
The action raises the stakes in a widening trade conflict that has rattled investors and threatened to damage the global economy. U.S. stock futures signaled a sharp drop Monday morning amid the escalation.
China - Major Sino/US differences go way beyond trade issues. China's growing political, economic, financial, and military strength jeopardize Washington's aim to dominate the Indo/Pacific region.
In an unexpected Friday development - President Trump began the process of raising tariffs on all remaining imports from China, valued at approximately $300 billion.
Trump - As the saying goes, it's not over 'till the fat lady sings -- not so far, not even close on key major issues.
BEIJING (AP) -- President Donald Trump's latest tariff hike on Chinese goods took effect Friday and Beijing said it would retaliate, escalating a battle over China's technology ambitions and other trade tensions.
The popular videogame Player Unknown Battlegrounds has been sanitized and is now "Game Of Peace"
In what will almost certainly be remembered as one of the most chaotic weeks for global markets in recent memory due to the unceasing flow of trade news, global stocks were back in risk-off mode Thursday after a seemingly offhanded remark by Presiden
The global trend in international relations is often difficult to discern. But one can be helped in this task by looking at two events, organized in Washington and Beijing, comparing the different themes, participants, objectives, and broached for di
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A Chinese hacking group considered to be the "most dangerous" by the NSA stole, copied, or reverse engineered the agency's own hacking software - then use it against American allies and private companies in Europe and Asia during 2016 attacks, accord
US soy farmers and industry on Tuesday urged President Donald Trump to pull back from his tariff threat and quickly bring an end to the trade dispute with China.
In spite of China's carrier program remaining a state secret, and with no official confirmation of its extent, new satellite images published by Reuters reveal that China's first full-sized aircraft carrier is being built at the Jiangnan shipyard o
Continuing the pattern of China countering belligerent American trade rhetoric with attempts to calm its domestic market, turmoil across global markets continued Tuesday even after Beijing confirmed that Vice Premier Liu He would travel to Washington
Though the US military has repeatedly insisted that its 'freedom of navigation' operations in the South China Sea were totally disconnected to trade talks with China, the timing of the latest operation in which two American destroyers sailed within 1
Just when US equity futures were finally starting to move higher after Dow futures had lingered around the -500 level for most of the morning, President Trump doubled-down on his antagonistic stance toward Beijing, tweeting that the US was done losin
Some debates fizzle out quickly, while others linger. This year, the Fed's policy and the outlook for China have dominated macro conversations. The latest iteration of these debates centers on potential shifts in the Fed's and China's policy st
China - Overnight Sunday, Dow futures dropped over 500 points after China indicated it might cancel the next round of trade talks, following Trump's tweets,
Human Rights Watch got their hands on an app used by Chinese authorities in the western Xinjiang region to surveil, track and categorize the entire local population - particularly the 13 million or so Turkic Muslims subject to heightened scrutiny, of
China held its annual Belt and Road bash in Beijing. Xi Jinping carefully and effectively parried Western attacks on China's signature strategic initiative.
Over the past year, the Chinese communist regime has ramped up its persecution of Uyghur Muslims, Falun Gong practitioners, Christians, and Tibetan Buddhists, according to the USCIRF report.
Chinese authorities in Xinjiang are building a comprehensive database that tracks the precise locations of its citizens, their mobile app usage, their religious habits and even their electricity and gasoline consumption as part of a technology-driven
The further we get from her historic electoral defeat at the hands of President Trump, the more unhinged Hillary Clinton becomes.
The further we get from her historic electoral defeat at the hands of President Trump, the more unhinged Hillary Clinton becomes. Case it point: it appears the former secretary of state has moved on from endlessly blaming everybody but herself and
It's no secret that Beijing has chafed at American audacity to try and dictate whom Chinese refineries can and can't buy oil from. And in the latest example of just how aggravating the decision to end waivers for Iranian crude imports has been for th
Though it was entirely ignored by the market, the latest US-China trade-deal headline, which hit late last night, shortly before Robert Lighthizer and Steve Mnuchin were set to leave for Beijing to begin what was supposed to be the 'final' round of t
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President Putin left nothing to doubt when he proudly proclaimed that Russia and the Eurasian Economic Union regional integration organization that it leads are strategically merging with China and its Belt & Road Initiative, with this process having