Saturday, May 28, 2022

All posts tagged "China"

  • Trump names lawyer Lighthizer as top trade rep

    NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump announced Tuesday he will nominate lawyer Robert Lighthizer as U.S. trade representative, picking an experienced trade official who has questioned the conservative movement’s commitment to free trade. Lighthizer, who served as...

    • Posted January 3, 2017
  • What it Means if Trump Names China a Currency Manipulator

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to name China a currency manipulator on his first day in the White House. There’s only one problem – it’s not true anymore. China, the world’s second-biggest economy behind the...

    • Posted December 29, 2016
  • China Plans to Land Probes on Far Side of Moon, Mars by 2020

    BEIJING – China vowed Tuesday to speed up the development of its space industry as it set out its plans to become the first country to soft land a probe on the far side of the moon,...

    • Posted December 27, 2016
  • China says it will cooperate with Trump but warns on Taiwan

    Foreign Minister Wang Yi's remarks appeared to underscore that China's position on Taiwan is non-negotiable, weeks after President-elect Donald Trump suggested he could re-evaluate U.S. policy on Taiwan

    • Posted December 22, 2016
  • Beijing denies US claim that China is synthetic drug king

    The DEA and the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy point to China as North America's main source of fentanyl

    • Posted December 19, 2016
  • Beijing faces decision on how to respond to Trump’s tweets

    BEIJING — Chinese leaders face a challenge: How to deal with Donald Trump. Weeks before taking office, the incoming American president is riling Beijing with confrontation and online statements that appear to foreshadow a tougher foreign policy...

    • Posted December 5, 2016
  • Trump Continues to Defend His Call with Taiwan’s Leader

    NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump continued to use Twitter Sunday to defend his engagement with the leader of Taiwan, a breach of diplomatic protocol as the U.S. shifted recognition from Taiwan to China nearly 40 years...

    • Posted December 4, 2016
  • Las Vegas Welcomes 1st Direct Commercial Flight from Beijing

    LAS VEGAS — A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance are marking the arrival of the first direct commercial airline flight from mainland China to Las Vegas. Area elected...

    • Posted December 2, 2016
  • China to US: Avoid Politics in Purchase of Germany’s Aixtron

    BEIJING — China appealed to Washington and Berlin to avoid injecting politics into the proposed takeover of a German maker of semiconductor manufacturing equipment following a report President Obama plans to oppose it as a security risk....

    • Posted December 2, 2016
  • As Trump talks wall, China builds bridges to Latin America

    LIMA, Peru – An expected U.S. economic retreat from Latin America under Donald Trump is causing the region’s leaders to look halfway around the world, to China, for help weathering the possible financial headwinds. They’ll have the...

    • Posted November 18, 2016