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Economy May 21U.S. delays Huawei ban, giving tech sector time to adjust
Huawei Technologies Ltd., the biggest maker of network gear for phone carriers, says it has "supply backups" if it loses access to American components.
Economy May 20Huawei faces loss of some Google services after U.S. ban
The Trump administration has targeted China's first global tech brand, ratcheting up disputes with Beijing over technology, trade and cyber-security.
Economy May 14U.S. targets $300 billion of Chinese goods for new tariff hikes
The list of Chinese exports to the U.S. includes laptop computers, saw blades, turbine parts, tuna and garlic.
World May 12Why tariff war threatens Beijing’s global economic ambitions
The United States is a vital customer and source of technology for Chinese makers of electronics, medical equipment and other high-tech exports — industries that the ruling Communist Party sees as the heart of its economic future. Yet to the…
Economy May 10U.S. and China negotiators meet briefly after tariff hike
After a short session on Friday, the lead Chinese negotiator, Vice Premier Liu He, left the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative about midday, though it was not immediately clear whether talks had ended.
Economy May 10U.S. hikes tariffs on Chinese goods, Beijing vows to retaliate
The Trump administration raised duties on $200 billion of Chinese imports to 25 percent from 10 percent.
Economy May 09China vows to retaliate if Trump raises tariffs
Beijing gave no details but said it will impose "necessary countermeasures" if the tariff increases Trump has threatened take effect Friday.
Economy May 07China economy czar to attend trade talks despite Trump’s tariff threats
The decision to have Vice Premier Liu He take part in talks might keep alive hopes the two biggest global economies could make peace as early as this week.
World May 06U.S. plans to hike tariffs Friday, saying China broke promises
By threatening to raise taxes on Chinese imports, President Donald Trump is throwing down a challenge to Beijing: Agree to sweeping changes in China's government-dominated economic model — or suffer the consequences.
World Apr 26China promises global infrastructure initiative will be ‘green’ and corruption-free
China hosted a Belt and Road forum Friday where global leaders praised the effort despite worries the initiative is saddling poor countries with too much debt.