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China warns HK protesters not to 'play with fire'
China warns HK protesters not to 'play with fire'  BBC NewsGlobal selloff continues after US labels China a currency manipulator  CNNChina Warns Hong Kong Protesters Not to ‘Take Restraint for Weakness’  The New York ...
Wall St stocks fall as US-China dispute turns into 'currency war'
Wall St stocks fall as US-China dispute turns into 'currency war'  Al Jazeera EnglishWall Street's major indexes posted their biggest percentage drop of the year, as China's devaluation of the yuan sparked fears of further escalation of the ...
What Chinese state media are saying about the falling yuan and escalating trade war
What Chinese state media are saying about the falling yuan and escalating trade war  CNBCTreasury Labels China 'Currency Manipulator,' Wall Street Indexes Plunge  NPRChina Acts to Limit Yuan Plunge, Bringing Some Relief to ...
Masked Hongkongers dismiss government warnings amid fresh fears of China thugs
Masked Hongkongers dismiss government warnings amid fresh fears of China thugs  The GuardianHong Kongers stage first press conference to challenge government's narrative on protests after *fresh* clashes.
China 'won't stand by idly' if US deploys missiles in Asia
China 'won't stand by idly' if US deploys missiles in Asia  Aljazeera.comAnger erupts as Pentagon bares plan to deploy, 'sooner rather than later', long-range missiles in Beijing's backyard.
Yuan fall: Why is China's currency getting weaker?
Yuan fall: Why is China's currency getting weaker?  BBC NewsWhat Chinese state media are saying about the falling yuan and escalating trade war  CNBCChina Acts to Limit Yuan Plunge, Bringing Some Relief to ...
Yale economist Stephen Roach: US declaring China a currency manipulator is an 'empty threat'
Yale economist Stephen Roach: US declaring China a currency manipulator is an 'empty threat'  CNBCBeijing will not respond to the name-and-shame approach by the Trump administration and will hit back if the U.S. imposes more tariffs or ...
China vows response if US deploys missiles in region, arms race feared
China vows response if US deploys missiles in region, arms race feared  Fox NewsA top Chinese military official on Tuesday said Beijing would “not stand idly by” if the U.S. goes forward with deploying intermediate-range missiles in the ...
Australian stock market down 2.4% as US-China trade war hits home
Australian stock market down 2.4% as US-China trade war hits home  The GuardianEconomists say a reluctant Canberra may need to spend cash to get Australia moving as ASX200 index falls for fifth day in a row.
China's biggest chipmaker is still years behind its global rivals
China's biggest chipmaker is still years behind its global rivals  CNBCChina's largest contract chipmaker SMIC — Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation — is still playing catch up with rivals like Samsung and ...
Treasury Labels China 'Currency Manipulator,' Wall Street Indexes Plunge
Treasury Labels China 'Currency Manipulator,' Wall Street Indexes Plunge  NPRChina Uses Currency to Escalate Trade War, Rattling Markets  The New York TimesTreasury Dept. designates China a ‘currency manipulator,’ a major ...
Asia stocks slip amid US-China trade uncertainty
Asia stocks slip amid US-China trade uncertainty  CNBCAsia markets pared earlier losses but still saw declines on Tuesday as the U.S.-China trade war intensified, after Beijing confirmed it is suspending agricultural ...
American farmers say China can't meet its future demand for soybeans without the US
American farmers say China can't meet its future demand for soybeans without the US  Yahoo FinanceU.S. soy farmers caught up in trade disputes between the U.S. and China that escalated over the weekend say they're weathering decreased ...
Trump administration designates China as currency manipulator
Trump administration designates China as currency manipulator  AxiosU.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday night declared China to be a currency manipulator, just hours after the Chinese government allowed the ...
Stocks Fall Sharply as Yuan Reels and Trump Jabs at China
Stocks Fall Sharply as Yuan Reels and Trump Jabs at China  The Wall Street JournalWaves of selling battered stock indexes from New York to Shanghai on Monday as *fresh* trade threats between Beijing and Washington raised fears of an ...
China’s Treasuries Hoard Seen as Next Line in the Sand After Yuan’s Drop
China’s Treasuries Hoard Seen as Next Line in the Sand After Yuan’s Drop  BloombergThe yuan's decline to a decade-low has analysts and investors casting a wary eye toward China's $1.1 trillion pile of U.S. Treasuries.
Kyle Bass: China's currency would drop 30% to 40% without support
Kyle Bass: China's currency would drop 30% to 40% without support  CNBCHayman Capital Management founder Kyle Bass said on Monday that without state support, China's currency would plunge at least 30%.
China’s Currency Depreciation Escalates Trade War
China’s Currency Depreciation Escalates Trade War  The Wall Street JournalWASHINGTON—The depreciation of China's currency—triggering a massive selloff on Wall Street—escalated the U.S.-China trade war yet again and raised the ...
Latest US-China tensions could be the trade version of 'the end of the world as we know it'
Latest US-China tensions could be the trade version of 'the end of the world as we know it'  CNBCAs the U.S.-China trade dispute hits another level and hammers financial markets, the bigger casualty over the longer term could be the ...
Why the China-Russia Alliance Won't Last
Why the China-Russia Alliance Won't Last  The National Interest OnlineBeijing and Moscow don't even have to pretend the liberal world order is a speed-bump in their joint ventures. Both happily engage with the world's most odious ...
Stock Markets Tumble After China Devalues Its Currency In Escalating Trade War
Stock Markets Tumble After China Devalues Its Currency In Escalating Trade War  NPRHow China’s Currency Could Become a Trade War Weapon  The New York TimesInvestors fear China may "weaponize" its currency in trade fight with ...
Rating China's retaliation in the trade war: 'On a scale of 1-10, it's an 11'
Rating China's retaliation in the trade war: 'On a scale of 1-10, it's an 11'  CNBCWall Street analysts warn that the trade war with China has escalated significantly and will likely intensify in the coming months.
The Hong Kong protests are putting China on a collision course with the west | Simon Tisdall
The Hong Kong protests are putting China on a collision course with the west | Simon Tisdall  The GuardianBeijing's next move in the territory could be a tipping point, says foreign affairs commentator Simon Tisdall.
How China’s Currency Could Become a Trade War Weapon
How China’s Currency Could Become a Trade War Weapon  The New York TimesChina lets yuan break key 7 level for first time in decade as trade...  ReutersInvestors fear China may "weaponize" its currency in trade fight with ...
The cost to protect against a China debt default just spiked the most in 6 years
The cost to protect against a China debt default just spiked the most in 6 years  Business InsiderChinese credit-default swaps jumped the most in more than six years Monday after the yuan slid to a low against the US dollar. The move comes ...
A military crackdown in Hong Kong would backfire on China's economy
A military crackdown in Hong Kong would backfire on China's economy  CNNHong Kong (CNN Business) The idea of China's People Liberation Army (PLA) on the streets of Hong Kong seemed unthinkable just a few weeks ago. Now it is ...
China seems to be softening its hardline stance against bitcoin, says crypto services CEO
China seems to be softening its hardline stance against bitcoin, says crypto services CEO  CNBCNew developments there come at a time when investors are flocking to bitcoin as the U.S.-China trade war continues.
Huawei’s Latest Earnings Mask Its Trouble Outside China
Huawei’s Latest Earnings Mask Its Trouble Outside China  WIREDAmid ongoing tension with the US government, Huawei put a good face on its half-year earnings report last week. The Chinese telecom giant touted a 23 ...
Yuan fall prompts Trump to accuse China of 'currency manipulation' – as it happened
Yuan fall prompts Trump to accuse China of 'currency manipulation' – as it happened  The GuardianChina Uses Currency as Weapon in Trade War, Rattling Markets  The New York TimesInvestors fear China may "weaponize" its currency ...
Global Stocks Slide After China Lets Currency Dip, Raising Tensions With U.S.
Global Stocks Slide After China Lets Currency Dip, Raising Tensions With U.S.  The New York TimesChina lets yuan break key 7 level for first time in decade as trade war worsens  ReutersChina's Currency Falls To Lowest Exchange ...
China Retaliation Is ‘11’ on Scale of 1 to 10, Wall Street Warns
China Retaliation Is ‘11’ on Scale of 1 to 10, Wall Street Warns  BloombergAnalysts continued to warn about the dangers of an escalating trade war on Monday, as China moved to strike back at the U.S., hitting U.S. stocks and Treasury ...
China Hints at Weaponizing Its Currency, Rattling Markets
China Hints at Weaponizing Its Currency, Rattling Markets  The New York TimesChina lets yuan break key 7 level for first time in decade as trade war worsens  ReutersChina's Currency Falls To Lowest Exchange Rate In 11 ...
Dow drops 600 points as trade war escalation with China pummels stock market
Dow drops 600 points as trade war escalation with China pummels stock market  USA TODAYChina Uses Currency as Weapon in Trade War, Rattling Markets  The New York TimesMarkets plunge after China lets currency fall to a decade low ...
What to watch today: Dow to sink, China devalues currency, and Trump reacts to mass shootings
What to watch today: Dow to sink, China devalues currency, and Trump reacts to mass shootings  CNBCU.S. stock futures point to a sharply lower open on Wall Street after China allows its currency to slide to its lowest level in more than a ...
A Forever Trade War Looms as Trump Deepens Battle With China
A Forever Trade War Looms as Trump Deepens Battle With China  BloombergDonald Trump's trade battle with China is starting to look like a forever war -- a quagmire with no end in sight, no clear path to a resolution and more potential ...
China Box Office: ‘Nezha’ Is 10th-Highest Grosser Ever in China After Two Weekends
China Box Office: ‘Nezha’ Is 10th-Highest Grosser Ever in China After Two Weekends  VarietyChinese animation “Nezha” has proven itself China's surprise hit of the summer, and is on track outstrip “Avengers: Endgame” to become ...
China dismisses Trump agri purchase claim, says honoring pledges
China dismisses Trump agri purchase claim, says honoring pledges  ReutersBEIJING (Reuters) - Beijing is honoring its pledges to buy U.S. agricultural products, state media cited China's state planning body saying, dismissing an ...
ZTE releases first 5G phone in China
ZTE releases first 5G phone in China  The VergeZTE is the first phone manufacturer to release a 5G handset in China with the launch of its ZTE Axon 10 Pro 5G today. The phone uses Qualcomm's Snapdragon ...
U.S. seeks to renew Pacific islands security pact to foil China
U.S. seeks to renew Pacific islands security pact to foil China  ReutersU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday negotiations have begun with three Pacific island nations to renew a national security agreement that ...
China's Currency Falls To Lowest Exchange Rate In 11 Years
China's Currency Falls To Lowest Exchange Rate In 11 Years  NPRChina Warming to Idea of Yuan as Trade War Weapon, Analysts Say  BloombergChina's yuan just weakened to an important level. One analyst says it's 'retaliation' for ...
China officials to hold press con on Hong Kong protests
China officials to hold press con on Hong Kong protests  Hong Kong Free PressLessons From Moscow: How China Might Handle Hong Kong  The AtlanticHong Kong shares drop close to 3% amid disruptions due to a general ...
China Box Office: 'Ne Zha' Soars to Record $340 Million
China Box Office: 'Ne Zha' Soars to Record $340 Million  Hollywood ReporterChina's event film of the summer has finally arrived. Local animation 'Ne Zha,' which debuted last weekend to a record $91.5 million, grew 39 percent in its ...
US and China will not likely reach a trade deal this year, says former ambassador
US and China will not likely reach a trade deal this year, says former ambassador  CNBCThe latest escalation in tensions between the U.S. and China has reduced the chances that both sides could reach a trade deal this year, a former ...
China lets the yuan drop to 7 against the dollar, the lowest in a decade
China lets the yuan drop to 7 against the dollar, the lowest in a decade  CNNChina Lets Yuan Tumble Past 7 Per Dollar as Trade War Escalates  BloombergWRAPUP 3-China lets yuan slide past key 7 level for first time in over decade ...
Lessons From Moscow: How China Might Handle Hong Kong
Lessons From Moscow: How China Might Handle Hong Kong  The AtlanticSoviet experiences from decades past offer examples for what Beijing may do to quell protests in the city.
Asian stock tumble after China lets yuan sink
Asian stock tumble after China lets yuan sink  Yahoo FinanceAsian stock markets fell for a third day Monday after China allowed its yuan to sink to its lowest level this year following President Donald Trump's latest tariff ...
Analysis | Yuan at 7 Is China's Warning Shot to Trump
Analysis | Yuan at 7 Is China's Warning Shot to Trump  Washington PostChina lets the yuan drop to 7 against the dollar, the lowest in a decade  CNNChina Warming to Idea of Yuan as Trade War Weapon, Analysts ...
China Hits Back at Trump With Weaker Yuan, Halt on Crop Imports
China Hits Back at Trump With Weaker Yuan, Halt on Crop Imports  BloombergAfter trying to placate Donald Trump for more than a year only to face tariffs on virtually all its shipments to the U.S., China is signalling it's ready to play ...
China Warming to Idea of Yuan as Trade War Weapon, Analysts Say
China Warming to Idea of Yuan as Trade War Weapon, Analysts Say  Yahoo Finance(Bloomberg) -- Analysts say the yuan's sudden slump is a sign China's central bank will allow more depreciation after the U.S. vowed to hit the country's products ...
China lets yuan break key 7 level for first time in decade as trade...
China lets yuan break key 7 level for first time in decade as trade...  ReutersInvestors fear China may "weaponize" its currency in trade fight with U.S.  CBS NewsChina Uses Currency as Weapon in Trade War, Rattling ...
China’s Currency Weakens in a Potential Challenge to Trump
China’s Currency Weakens in a Potential Challenge to Trump  The New York TimesThe renminbi fell past the key point of 7 to the U.S. dollar, in a signal that Beijing may be willing to use devaluation as a trade war weapon.
China Asked State Buyers to Halt U.S. Agriculture Imports
China Asked State Buyers to Halt U.S. Agriculture Imports  BloombergThe Chinese government has asked its state-owned enterprises to suspend imports of U.S. agricultural products after President Donald Trump ratcheted up ...
Why China's Premature Bid for Hegemony Is More Fragile Than You Imagine
Why China's Premature Bid for Hegemony Is More Fragile Than You Imagine  The National Interest Online“Never trust China,” a wrathful Hong Kong protester told this author during the large-scale protests on July 14 in the Sha Tin district ...
Gold gains on weaker dollar, US-China trade tensions
Gold gains on weaker dollar, US-China trade tensions  CNBCGold prices edged higher on Monday, helped by a weaker dollar and escalating trade tensions between the United States and China.
Suspicions of Iran Sanctions Breach Spark China Tanker Seizures
Suspicions of Iran Sanctions Breach Spark China Tanker Seizures  BloombergReports alleging that fuel tankers appeared to breach U.S. sanctions against Iran were cited in court filings by a bank as it sought to seize the ships, accusing the ...
China Lets Yuan Tumble Past 7 Per Dollar as Trade War Escalates
China Lets Yuan Tumble Past 7 Per Dollar as Trade War Escalates  BloombergThe yuan plunged beyond 7 per dollar for the first time since 2008 amid speculation Beijing was allowing currency depreciation to counter President Donald ...
Asia markets trade lower amid US-China trade concerns
Asia markets trade lower amid US-China trade concerns  CNBCStocks in Asia traded lower Monday morning as investors remained concerned over last week's escalation in the U.S.-China trade war.
Trump overruled his advisers on new tariffs against China
Trump overruled his advisers on new tariffs against China  MarketWatchTop aide: China must end 'Seven Deadly Sins' to stop trade war | TheHill  The HillTrump’s China tariffs not affecting US consumer: White House trade ...
World's Biggest Banks Sink to Record Lows as China Pain Spreads
World's Biggest Banks Sink to Record Lows as China Pain Spreads  Yahoo Finance(Bloomberg) -- Stock investors have never been so downbeat on the world's biggest banks. China's “big four” state-owned lenders, which together control more ...
World's Biggest Banks Sink to Record Lows as China Pain Spreads
World's Biggest Banks Sink to Record Lows as China Pain Spreads  BloombergStock investors have never been so downbeat on the world's biggest banks.
Hong Kong police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'
Hong Kong police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'  Saskatoon StarPhoenixHong Kong shares drop nearly 3% as the city braces for disruption amid a general strike  CNBCStrike grips Hong Kong as leader warns ...
Niall Ferguson: Trump's China stance 'woke America up' to potential 'Cold War II'
Niall Ferguson: Trump's China stance 'woke America up' to potential 'Cold War II'  Fox NewsPresident Trump's tough stance against China and the Sino-American trade imbalance has alerted the American public to the fledgling stages of a ...
China destabilizing Indo-Pacific: U.S. Defense Secretary Esper
China destabilizing Indo-Pacific: U.S. Defense Secretary Esper  Fox BusinessSYDNEY (Reuters) - China is destabilizing the Indo-Pacific, U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday, charging Beijing with predatory economics, ...
Huawei’s Phone Sales in China Get Patriotic Boost
Huawei’s Phone Sales in China Get Patriotic Boost  The Wall Street JournalHuawei's domestic smartphone sales have surged because of a buying spree by its outraged Chinese fan base, while the U.S. ban on tech sales to the company ...
Top aide: China must end 'Seven Deadly Sins' to stop trade war | TheHill
Top aide: China must end 'Seven Deadly Sins' to stop trade war | TheHill  The HillWhite House trade adviser Peter Navarro on Sunday identified what he called the “seven deadly sins” that China must stop doing before the ongoing trade ...