Both sides turning up the heat while implementing measures to soften the fallout at home.
Huawei and Google are discussing possible “emergency relief measures” for its smartphone business.
Eleven rounds of negotiations have failed to settle a dispute over Beijing’s push to challenge US technological dominance.
Moscow and Washington are overdue to dispel “suspicions and prejudices on both sides,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
Target list released after Beijing announced tariff hikes May 13 on US$60 billion of American goods.
Chinese officials said they will retaliate if Trump goes ahead with more tariff hikes.
Saab serves as a top supplier to Boeing on a US$9.2 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Air Force last year to build at least 351 T-X training jets.
This week marks 150 years since the completion of the US’s Transcontinental Railroad.
The decision to have Vice Premier Liu He take part in talks due to start Thursday might keep alive hopes of a deal.
Trump vowed to raise tariffs on US$200 billion in Chinese imports from 10% to 25%.
A Chinese team is scheduled to visit Washington next week for another round of negotiations.
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will travel to Beijing for talks that begin April 30.
China can appeal the decision.
Recall covers cars from the 2016 through 2018 model years.
There were 477,000 job openings in manufacturing companies in February, up from 436,000 a year earlier.