Key takeaways from Xi Jinping's speech in Shanghai
Euben Paracuelles, chief Asian strategist at Nomura, discusses Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech in Shanghai and what he took away from the keynote.
Sierra Leone cancels Chinese deal
Sierra Leone has canceled a $400m Chinese-funded project that would have seen a new airport outside the capital Freetown. The cancellation is coming at a time many finance experts are querying some African nations for accepting huge loans from China.
Trump signals 'ready to go" on $500 billion China tariffs
President Donald Trump said the United States has been taken advantage of for too long as he has $500 billion of tariffs on Chinese goods "ready to go."
U.S. is definitely already in a trade war, CSIS's Kennedy says
Scott Kennedy, CSIS director project on Chinese business and political economy, explains why he thinks the U.S. is already in a trade war.
Trump targets another $200 Billion in China goods as tensions intensify
President Donald Trump is threatening to slap tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports as trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies reach new heights.
U.S. slaps 25% tariffs on $50 Billion of Chinese goods
John Veroneau, partner at Covington & Burlington, discusses the U.S. announcing a target list of Chinese goods as part of tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese imports.
Africa’s donkeys slaughtered for Chinese ‘miracle elixir’
Every year, China slaughters millions of donkeys to make Ejiao, a traditional medicine hailed as a ‘miracle elixir’ which is used to treat various ailments.
Japan foreign minister says Beijing, Tokyo should co-operate more to denuclearise N.Korea
Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Taro Kono said on Sunday (April 15) that Tokyo and Beijing needed to work more closely together to denuclearise North Korea, after a meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi.