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News Government Manufacturing General
September 8, 2020  

Defying US, Xi praises China, WHO for battling coronavirus

Said the country had demonstrated the strengths of its socialist system and traditional Chinese culture.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 25, 2019  

New foreign minister presses China counterpart for Canadian detainees

Champagne said securing the release of Spavor and Kovrig was his “absolute priority.”

News Government Manufacturing General
November 11, 2019  

Trump pushes back on reports US will remove China tariffs

Trump’s pushback suggested that negotiations haven’t progressed as far as hoped.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 7, 2019  

China says Beijing, US to lift tariff hikes as talks advance

Negotiators agreed to a “phased cancellation” of tariff hikes if talks progress.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 4, 2019  

Xi promises gradual opening of Chinese markets to investment

Business groups are frustrated at Beijing’s gradual pace and restrictions on services and other industries.

News Food & Beverage Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 15, 2019  

China tempers hopes about US tariff war truce

US complaints China steals or pressures companies to hand over technology have not been addressed.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
October 9, 2019  

Hopes are dim as US and China resume high stakes trade talks

Both are up against a formidable adversary that shows no inclination to yield.

News Government Manufacturing General
September 5, 2019  

China says trade talks with US to take place in October

Officials will “conduct conscientious consultations” in mid-September to prepare.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 13, 2019  

China’s Xi gets tougher on Trump after new tariff threat

Regulators are threatening to place American companies on an “unreliable entities” list that might face curbs on their operations.

News Government Manufacturing General
July 2, 2019  

At G20, Trudeau highlights plight of Canadians in China, but details scarce

PMO said Canada received “broad” support from its European partners on the matter.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 20, 2019  

China rejects threats, tariffs as way to resolve trade war

Trump and Xi are due to meet at a summit of the Group of 20, but it’s unclear when negotiating teams will resume talks.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2019  

China mum on Trump Xi meeting as Huawei says sales slowing

Trump prepares to expand 25% tariffs to cover another US$300 billion of Chinese products.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 13, 2019  

China envoys hold talks with US before Trump tariff decision

Goal is to make enough progress to persuade Trump to extend his deadline.

News Government Manufacturing General
February 7, 2019  

No plans yet for US, China presidents to meet on trade

Trump and Xi last met in December in Argentina.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
January 10, 2019  

US, China leave next steps for trade talks unclear

No progress on US insistence on “structural changes” in areas such as Chinese technology policy, market access, IP protection.