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World Feb 18China accuses U.S. of trying to block its tech development
China's government on Monday accused the United States of trying to block its industrial development by alleging that Chinese mobile network gear poses a cybersecurity threat to countries rolling out new internet systems.
World Jan 29China tells U.S. to stop ‘unreasonable crackdown’ on Huawei
China called on the U.S. government on Tuesday to "stop the unreasonable crackdown" on Huawei after the United States stepped up pressure on the tech giant by indicting it on charges of stealing technology and violating sanctions on Iran.
Economy Jan 21China’s economic growth slows to 6.6 percent, a 3-decade low
Growth slowed to 6.6 percent as both the world's appetite for China's exports and domestic consumer spending weakened.
Economy Jan 10No clear path for U.S.-China trade dispute as round of talks ends
China's Ministry of Commerce said the two sides will "maintain close contact" as they try to come to an agreement before a 90-day truce ends.
Economy Jan 09Three days of U.S.-China tariff talks end with no details announced
President Donald Trump tweeted late Tuesday that the talks were "going very well!"…
World Dec 31China factory activity shrinks for the first time in 2 years
China's factory activity shrank in December for the first time in more than two years, an official survey showed Monday, intensifying pressure on Beijing to reverse an economic slowdown as it enters trade talks with the Trump administration.
Economy Dec 14China suspends tariff hike on U.S. cars and auto parts
The suspension is China's first step in response to President Donald Trump's Dec. 1 agreement to suspend U.S. tariff hikes for a similar 90-day period.
World Dec 08China exports weaken ahead of US trade talks
China’s export growth sank in November as global demand weakened, adding to pressure on Beijing ahead of trade talks with Washington.
Economy Dec 06Arrest of Chinese tech executive could complicate U.S.-China trade talks
Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, was arrested in Canada and faces possible extradition to the United States.
Economy Sep 24U.S., China tariffs go into effect, intensifying trade battle
U.S. regulators implemented a 10 percent tax on a $200 billion list of Chinese import. China responded by taxing a $60 billion list of American goods.