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China Exports Stage Surprising Turnaround in the Face of U.S. Trade Battle
China Exports Stage Surprising Turnaround in the Face of U.S. Trade Battle  The Wall Street JournalChinese exports rebounded in July thanks to increased shipments to Europe and Southeast Asia, but economists expect the turnaround to be ...
China condemns Australian MP's Nazi Germany parallel
China condemns Australian MP's Nazi Germany parallel  BBC NewsThe MP is stoking a "Cold War mentality" by arguing Australia must pre-empt threats, China says.
China Goes Big on Commodities Purchase Amid Shifting Trade War
China Goes Big on Commodities Purchase Amid Shifting Trade War  BloombergCommodity purchases by China rebounded strongly in July. Imports of soy to coal and crude oil gained, signaling demand in the world's biggest buyer remains ...
China's power struggle lies behind global market turmoil
China's power struggle lies behind global market turmoil  Nikkei Asian ReviewTOKYO -- The Chinese yuan fell below the 7-per-dollar level for the first time in 11 years soon after the Communist Party's annual conclave began at t.
China is set to release trade data for July. Here's what to expect
China is set to release trade data for July. Here's what to expect  CNBCChina Signals It Will Continue to Weaken Its Currency as Trade War Rages  The New York TimesChina has a $1 trillion trade war weapon. Will it ever use ...
China Signals It Will Continue to Weaken Its Currency as Trade War Rages
China Signals It Will Continue to Weaken Its Currency as Trade War Rages  The New York TimesChina is set to release trade data for July. Here's what to expect  CNBCChina Sets Yuan Fixing Stronger Than Expected, Soothing ...
China sets the yuan midpoint at 7.0039 per dollar, weakest since April 2008
China sets the yuan midpoint at 7.0039 per dollar, weakest since April 2008  CNBCIt was the first time that the midpoint had been weaker than 7 per dollar since 2008, according to Reuters.
China denounces Liberal MP Andrew Hastie's Nazi Germany analogy
China denounces Liberal MP Andrew Hastie's Nazi Germany analogy  The GuardianEmbassy accuses MP of having a 'Cold-War mentality' after he said rise of China was putting Australia's sovereignty at risk.
Street photography reveals China in the 1980s
Street photography reveals China in the 1980s  BBC NewsPhotographer Adrian Bradshaw arrived in Beijing in 1984 and spent three decades documenting Chinese culture.
US-China trade war is hurting farmers, but they're sticking with Trump
US-China trade war is hurting farmers, but they're sticking with Trump  CNBCRecent polls show farmers strongly support Trump, even amid rising tariffs with china. Experts say they're likely to stay on his side in 2020.
Trump says China is 'killing us with unfair trade deals'
Trump says China is 'killing us with unfair trade deals'  Yahoo FinanceU.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said his tough stance on China's economic and trade policies would ultimately benefit the American economy, ...
The Reagan-era law Trump used against China doesn't have any teeth
The Reagan-era law Trump used against China doesn't have any teeth  Yahoo FinanceIs China Starting a Currency War?  Foreign PolicyChina has a $1 trillion trade war weapon. Will it ever use it?  CNNTrump doubles down on ...
See China's Cool New Rocket Fins in Action!
See China's Cool New Rocket Fins in Action!  Space.comThey may look like waffle-makers, but China's new rocket fins are cooking up something even more special: the ability to guide rockets to a safe zone after ...
Trump is not a ‘great deal-maker.’ His trade issues with China make that obvious.
Trump is not a ‘great deal-maker.’ His trade issues with China make that obvious.  The Washington PostDonald Trump sold himself to the American public as an expert dealmaker. At the top of his list was a promised trade bargain with ...
Is China Starting a Currency War?
Is China Starting a Currency War?  Foreign PolicyTrump doubles down on China trade strategy  POLITICOChina has a $1 trillion trade war weapon. Will it ever use it?  CNNAndy Puzder: Blame China's broken promises for Trump ...
China may be willing to accept an economic downturn to hurt Trump and win a better trade deal
China may be willing to accept an economic downturn to hurt Trump and win a better trade deal  CNBCChina may go farther than many expect to win the trade war and in the process increase the odds Trump is a one-term president.
Ray Dalio: ‘Now is the time’ to invest in China
Ray Dalio: ‘Now is the time’ to invest in China  Yahoo FinanceThe escalating trade feud between the U.S. and China hasn't shaken this billionaire investor's confidence in China.
How Hong Kong's complex history explains its current crisis with China
How Hong Kong's complex history explains its current crisis with China  National GeographicChina Warns Hong Kong It Will Intervene if Situation Deteriorates  The Wall Street JournalChina's envoys try to rally Europe to Beijing's ...
Trump says China is 'killing us with unfair trade deals'
Trump says China is 'killing us with unfair trade deals'  ReutersU.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said his tough stance on China's behavior in global markets would ultimately benefit the American economy, even ...
China has a $1 trillion trade war weapon. Will it ever use it?
China has a $1 trillion trade war weapon. Will it ever use it?  CNNIn Allowing Yuan to Devalue, China Policy Makers Concede Economy Needs a Boost  The Wall Street JournalTrump doubles down on China trade ...
Big Chill With China Takes Its Toll On Flow Of Money, People And Ideas
Big Chill With China Takes Its Toll On Flow Of Money, People And Ideas  NPRAs tensions deepen, the flow of tourists, students, researchers and entrepreneurs has slowed between the U.S. and China.
Trump blames Fed, not China, for economic woes | TheHill
Trump blames Fed, not China, for economic woes | TheHill  The HillPresident Trump on Wednesday accused the Federal Reserve of doing more harm to the U.S. economy than China has, pushing the central bank to slash ...
China Warns Hong Kong It Will Intervene if Situation Deteriorates
China Warns Hong Kong It Will Intervene if Situation Deteriorates  The Wall Street JournalChina's envoys try to rally Europe to Beijing's side on Hong Kong protests  POLITICOHong Kong facing worst crisis since handover: senior ...
NATO is carefully monitoring the 'security implications' of China's increased presence in the Arctic
NATO is carefully monitoring the 'security implications' of China's increased presence in the Arctic  CNBCNATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg told CNBC Wednesday that the defense alliance is carefully monitoring China's increased ...
In Allowing Yuan to Devalue, China Policy Makers Concede Economy Needs a Boost
In Allowing Yuan to Devalue, China Policy Makers Concede Economy Needs a Boost  The Wall Street JournalChina's abrupt devaluation of the yuan this week is an acknowledgment from Beijing that its economy needs help, a vulnerability Chinese ...
America should apply Cold War lessons to China: Compete hard, hold fast to our values
America should apply Cold War lessons to China: Compete hard, hold fast to our values  USA TODAYHow to rise to the China challenge: Compete, educate, trade, invest, prioritize strategic interests, support rule of law and press freedom ...
China bans movies, actors from Taiwan Golden Horse Awards
China bans movies, actors from Taiwan Golden Horse Awards  Aljazeera.comChina has said it is banning Chinese movies and actors from the Golden Horse Awards in Taiwan, one of the most prestigious film award shows in Asia.
Tesla considers raising prices in China from September: sources
Tesla considers raising prices in China from September: sources  ReutersU.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is considering lifting its prices in China from September amid yuan-related uncertainty, two people familiar with the matter ...
NATO needs to address China's rise, says Stoltenberg
NATO needs to address China's rise, says Stoltenberg  ReutersSYDNEY (Reuters) - NATO needs to understand the implications of China's rise as Beijing expands its power around the world, including areas that may ...
China Scoops Up More Gold for Reserves During Trade War
China Scoops Up More Gold for Reserves During Trade War  BloombergThere's a powerful constant amid the to-and-fro of the U.S.-China trade war as currency policy gets dragged into the standoff between the world's two top ...
Why There's No Easy Answer to the US Trade War with China | Time
Why There's No Easy Answer to the US Trade War with China | Time  TIMEUnless sober heads prevail, the world may plunge into a crisis from which there will be no easy retreat.
Bridgewater's Ray Dalio backs China despite trade war escalation
Bridgewater's Ray Dalio backs China despite trade war escalation  CNBCRay Dalio, founder of the world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, urged investors to have bets on "both horses in the race" amid rising trade ...
Commentary: Hong Kong has become less of a financial centre prize for China
Commentary: Hong Kong has become less of a financial centre prize for China  CNAChina Warns Hong Kong It Will Intervene if Situation Deteriorates  The Wall Street JournalHong Kong facing worst crisis since handover: senior China ...
The risks of Trump's trade war gambit with China
The risks of Trump's trade war gambit with China  CNNAsia shares mixed as China sets the yuan midpoint slightly weaker than expected  CNBCChina Digs In to Outlast U.S. in Trade Dispute  The Wall Street JournalTrump’s ...
Hong Kong facing worst crisis since handover - senior China official
Hong Kong facing worst crisis since handover - senior China official  ReutersHong Kong protests: Australia issues travel alert as China warns of worst crisis since 1997  The GuardianWill China crush Hong Kong protests? For ...
A Threat to China? Taiwan's New Supersonic Cruise Missile Can Fly 1200 Miles.
A Threat to China? Taiwan's New Supersonic Cruise Missile Can Fly 1200 Miles.  The National Interest OnlineTaiwan has begun production of a new land-attack cruise missile. But the island country still is badly outgunned by China's own, much ...
Papua New Guinea asks China to refinance its national debt as Beijing influence grows
Papua New Guinea asks China to refinance its national debt as Beijing influence grows  The GuardianThe request to reschedule A$11.8bn of loans is a blow to Australia's hopes of countering Beijing's sway in the Pacific.
Asia shares mixed as China sets the yuan midpoint slightly weaker than expected
Asia shares mixed as China sets the yuan midpoint slightly weaker than expected  CNBCThe risks of Trump's trade war gambit with China  CNNTrump’s China battle heads into the danger zone  POLITICOU.S.-China Trade War ...
Trump’s China battle heads into the danger zone
Trump’s China battle heads into the danger zone  POLITICOU.S.-China Trade War Spreads From Tariffs To A Battle Over Currencies  NPRTrump's decision to call China a currency manipulator is probably ...
U.S.-China Trade War Spreads From Tariffs To A Battle Over Currencies
U.S.-China Trade War Spreads From Tariffs To A Battle Over Currencies  NPRThe U.S. and China opened a new front in their trade war this week, when China allowed its currency to fall, triggering a sharp drop in the U.S. stock market.
Hong Kong flips from China’s prized relative to financial rival
Hong Kong flips from China’s prized relative to financial rival  Financial TimesMainland's dynamism contrasts with the territory's reliance on older sectors.
China warns Hong Kong protesters not to 'play with fire'
China warns Hong Kong protesters not to 'play with fire'  Aljazeera.comChina Warns Hong Kong Protesters, Signals Growing Impatience  The Wall Street JournalChina ramps up rhetoric on Hong Kong crisis  Financial ...
Two Things Drive China’s Economy. One Is In Trouble.
Two Things Drive China’s Economy. One Is In Trouble.  ForbesConsumers and real estate have helped China's growth story. Only one of them is healthy.
China Warns U.S. Against Sending Missiles to Asia Amid Fears of an Arms Race
China Warns U.S. Against Sending Missiles to Asia Amid Fears of an Arms Race  The New York TimesChina warned it would “not stand idly by” if the United States deployed ground-based missiles to Asia, as a bruising trade war and strained ...
Investors can hide out in domestic stocks from the China trade war
Investors can hide out in domestic stocks from the China trade war  CNBCAs the U.S.-China trade war continues to heat up, investors might want to hide in companies with 100% domestic sales, Goldman says.
Trade war rhetoric between U.S. and China eases Tuesday as Beijing revalues yuan
Trade war rhetoric between U.S. and China eases Tuesday as Beijing revalues yuan  CBC NewsStock markets largely settled down on Tuesday as China stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing concerns that currencies would be the latest weapon ...
U.S. labeling China currency manipulator could backfire, experts say
U.S. labeling China currency manipulator could backfire, experts say  NBCNews.comChina Digs In to Outlast U.S. in Trade Dispute  The Wall Street JournalTrump’s China battle heads into the danger zone  POLITICOChina ...
In Trade War, China’s Hard-Line Stance Risks Economy
In Trade War, China’s Hard-Line Stance Risks Economy  The New York TimesBEIJING — China's leader sent a strong message: the Chinese currency could be used as a weapon in the trade war. By allowing the Chinese currency to ...
US Teachers and Firefighters Are Funding Rise of China Tech Firms
US Teachers and Firefighters Are Funding Rise of China Tech Firms  BloombergThe growing tension between China and the U.S. over trade and technological dominance is shining a spotlight on the billions of dollars that U.S. pension funds ...
China's Credibility Problem
China's Credibility Problem  Defense OneU.S.-China relations are in a state of freefall not seen since before President Nixon went to Beijing in 1972. To arrest the deterioration, the two sides will need to ...
Pence signals openness to human rights sanctions over China's detention of Uighur Muslims
Pence signals openness to human rights sanctions over China's detention of Uighur Muslims  AxiosVice President Mike Pence has signaled that the Trump administration is open to using the Global Magnitsky Act to sanction top officials in ...
Wall Street opens on high note as China eases up on currency
Wall Street opens on high note as China eases up on currency  Los Angeles TimesStocks on Wall Street clawed back some of their losses from a day earlier as China stabilized its currency. Technology stocks, which came under heavy selling ...
China Braces for Protracted Trade Dispute With the U.S.
China Braces for Protracted Trade Dispute With the U.S.  The Wall Street JournalChina responds to US after Treasury designates Beijing a 'currency manipulator'  CNBCChina moves to keep currency stable as global markets and U.S. ...
China Deals ‘Body Blow’ to Struggling U.S. Farm Belt
China Deals ‘Body Blow’ to Struggling U.S. Farm Belt  The Wall Street JournalThe U.S. Farm Belt braced for deeper pain from the escalating trade battle between the world's two biggest economies after China said it would suspend all ...
Trump says US in 'strong position' and money 'pouring' in from China as trade war intensifies
Trump says US in 'strong position' and money 'pouring' in from China as trade war intensifies  CNBCPresident Donald Trump on Tuesday said that the U.S. is in a “very strong” economic position and that interest rates and investment ...
China ramps up rhetoric on Hong Kong crisis
China ramps up rhetoric on Hong Kong crisis  Financial TimesBeijing ratcheted up its rhetoric on the political crisis in Hong Kong on Tuesday with its strongest warning yet that it would not allow the Asian financial hub to ...
US stocks finish higher Tuesday after a tough start to the week
US stocks finish higher Tuesday after a tough start to the week  USA TODAYA day after the S&P 500 endured its largest decline of the year, stocks bounced back to end higher, helped in part by China stabilizing its currency.
Global stocks rebound after China calms currency markets
Global stocks rebound after China calms currency markets  CNNStocks in Asia clawed back some of their losses and US stock futures rebounded on Tuesday after China took steps to shore up the falling yuan.View full coverage on Google News
Will China crush Hong Kong protests? For Beijing, there are no good options.
Will China crush Hong Kong protests? For Beijing, there are no good options.  The Washington PostBEIJING — Last month, as running skirmishes between protesters and police turned downtown Hong Kong into a battleground, a red banner strung ...
China's exit from US agriculture is a devastating blow to an already struggling sector
China's exit from US agriculture is a devastating blow to an already struggling sector  CNBCChina is officially pulling out of U.S. agriculture and it could cause ripple effects throughout the American economy.
China responds to US after Treasury designates Beijing a 'currency manipulator'
China responds to US after Treasury designates Beijing a 'currency manipulator'  CNBCCalling out China over its currency is an empty threat  CNNIn Trade War, China’s Hard-Line Stance Risks Economy  The New York ...
China warns on U.S. deployment of arms in Asia as trade tensions flare
China warns on U.S. deployment of arms in Asia as trade tensions flare  NBCNews.comBEIJING — China said Tuesday that it "will not stand idly by" and will take countermeasures if the U.S. deploys intermediate-range missiles in the ...
Short on Cash, Businesses in China Rely on I.O.U.s to Keep the Lights On
Short on Cash, Businesses in China Rely on I.O.U.s to Keep the Lights On  The New York TimesAs the trade war escalates, Beijing needs private companies to pull China's economy out of its rut. But for some, ready money can be hard to find.
Goldman Sachs no longer expects US-China trade deal before 2020 election
Goldman Sachs no longer expects US-China trade deal before 2020 election  CNBC"A trade deal now looks far off," analysts at Goldman Sachs said, amid rapidly intensifying tensions between the two economic giants.
China Warns Hong Kong Protesters Not to ‘Take Restraint for Weakness’
China Warns Hong Kong Protesters Not to ‘Take Restraint for Weakness’  The New York TimesHONG KONG — An official in Beijing on Tuesday issued China's sternest denunciation yet of the demonstrations in Hong Kong, saying they had ...