China-US Trade

2018-07-07 19:15 GMT+8

Editor's note: Shi Huimin is an associate professor at the School of Economics, a research fellow with the National Academy of Development and Strategy, Renmin University of China. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-10-24 10:23 GMT+8

American farmers have a long, cold winter to digest their options and see crops piling up as trade frictions continue.

2018-10-23 22:45 GMT+8

The window of opportunity for safeguarding global growth is narrowing as trade disputes deepen and emerging markets face fiscal crisis, the IMF said Saturday, warning countries against worsening things by weaponizing currency and interest-rate policies.

2018-10-14 08:38 GMT+8

Editor's note: The following is an edited translation of a commentary from the Chinese-language Commentaries on International Affairs.

2018-10-20 11:33 GMT+8

It is absurd and against common sense to use the alleged excuse of China's interference in US domestic affairs and midterm elections to justify the recent sting of tariff measures, China's ambassador to Britain said on Friday.

2018-10-20 19:20 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Rick Dunham is co-director of the Global Business Journalism program at Tsinghua University in Beijing. The article reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-10-22 12:09 GMT+8

Editor's note: Cui Tiankai is China's ambassador to the US. On October 12, 2018, Ambassador Cui had an interview with FOX News Sunday's Chris Wallace. The article was first published on the website of the Embassy of the PRC in the United States in America. Here is the full transcript:

2018-10-15 13:24 GMT+8

China has enough economic wiggle room to contend with the challenges created by ongoing trade tensions, Vitor Gaspar, Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s fiscal affairs, told CGTN during an annual meeting between the IMF and World Bank on the island of Bali in Indonesia from Monday to Sunday. 

2018-10-11 18:06 GMT+8

China wants to end the trade war with the US, but the US's position keeps changing, said Cui Tiankai, China's ambassador to the US on Wednesday.

2018-10-04 18:44 GMT+8

Editor's note: The article is an edited translation of a commentary from the Chinese-language Commentaries on International Affairs and originally published on CRI.

2018-10-10 19:57 GMT+8

China on Wednesday refuted claim by US President Donald Trump that attributed China's development achievements to the US, saying it is not only untrue, but also illogical.

2018-10-10 20:25 GMT+8

Editor's note: Sun Chenghao is an assistant research professor at the Institute of American Studies of China Institutes of Contemporary International Relations. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-10-09 08:35 GMT+8

Liu Xiaoming, the Chinese ambassador to the UK, said trade protectionism has posed severe challenges to the world economic order and the multilateral trade regime. He made the statement in London, at the Annual Commonwealth Diplomats Induction Program. 

2018-09-21 10:42 GMT+8

Editor's Note: This article is based on an interview with Wang Jianhui, general manager of the R&D department at Capital Securities. The article reflects the expert's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-10-08 22:36 GMT+8

Editor's note: Ken Moak, co-author of the 2015 book  China's Economic Rise and Its Global Impact, taught economic theory, public policy and globalization at the university level for 33 years. This article reflects his opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-10-08 12:02 GMT+8

Editor's note: Dr. Ru Xie is an associate professor in finance, University of Bath, UK. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-10-06 09:52 GMT+8

The sun is shining and the waters are flowing… Oh, hello! Didn't see you there. I'm just roasting in the California sun. It's been a good year for me and my family. In fact, our harvest this year might be the best ever on record at 2.45 billion pounds. The world depends on us to satiate its appetite, since our state provides over eight out of 10 almonds in the world.

2018-08-17 09:01 GMT+8

US President Donald Trump has stood firm on tariffs, but the country’s track record of trade wars has shown that protectionism always follows the same cycle, starting with the purpose of limiting competition but ending up hurting the economy.  

2018-08-01 14:23 GMT+8

The US imposition of extra levies on 200 billion US dollars' worth of Chinese imports hurts the US businesses in China instead of convincing them back to the US soil, according to the trade group on behalf of US businesses' interest in China.

2018-09-19 18:36 GMT+8

The world is more interconnected than ever before: we rely on each other and share with each other, for the benefit of each other. 

2018-07-09 19:34 GMT+8

What kind of device are you reading this on? Where did you buy the clothes you're wearing?

2018-07-11 22:05 GMT+8

Globalization and trade have brought us closer ever than before, and products from all over the world make our daily lives easier.  

2018-07-13 17:00 GMT+8

The world is more interconnected than ever before. We rely on each other and share with each other — to benefit each other. 

2018-07-15 16:31 GMT+8

The world is more interconnected than ever before: we rely on each other and share with each other — to benefit each other. 

2018-07-16 22:02 GMT+8

A proposed tariff of 25 percent on 200 billion US dollars' worth of Chinese imports will eventually damage US companies and consumers, with higher prices and limited choices, representatives from the chemical industry said at the public hearings on US 301 investigation. 

2018-08-25 19:23 GMT+8

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Beijing on Monday, wrapping up his three-day Asia tour. During his meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing, issues concerning Korean denuclearization and bilateral relations were discussed, including US Vice President Mike Pence's recent speech, which was filled with blistering rhetoric against China.

2018-10-09 20:46 GMT+8

Don't do this to us, they're hurting us, Thomas Sargent, the 2011 Nobel Prize winner in economics, said at the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road Forum, amid the ongoing China-US trade war.

2018-09-20 17:31 GMT+8

Trade frictions between the US and China are unavoidable and their impact may last up to 20 years, Jack Ma, Alibaba's co-founder and chairman, said during the company's annual tech event on Wednesday.

2018-09-19 16:55 GMT+8

Editor's note: This article is based on an interview with Zhao Zhongxiu, Vice President at the University of International Business and Economics. The article reflects the author's opinions, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-08-27 19:32 GMT+8

The world’s two largest economies are stumbling toward an all-out trade war. Nearly 40 percent of US imports from China are intermediate products used by American firms to become more competitive on the global stage. CGTN invited senior fellow at the China Association of International Trade, Li Yong, to share his ideas on the resulting damage to the US economy.

2018-08-26 17:15 GMT+8

Editor’s note: Harvey Dzodin is a senior research fellow of the center for China and Globalization, a former legal adviser in Carter administration. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-08-22 17:04 GMT+8

The trade war launched by the Trump administration could ultimately harm the US, Richard Cooper, professor of international economics at Harvard University told CGTN in an interview.

2018-08-15 15:17 GMT+8

The US will impose a 25-percent tariff on 16 billion US dollars worth of Chinese goods starting August 23, adding fuel to an ever-expanding trade battle.

2018-08-16 21:47 GMT+8

China and the U.S. held vice-ministerial level telephone talks Friday on matters of common concern including the balance of trade between the two countries and protection of intellectual property rights, according to a statement released by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce on Sunday.

2018-12-23 18:26 GMT+8

On January 1, 1979, China and the U.S. established diplomatic relations with each other. 40 years on, bilateral relations have experienced enormous growth, despite ups and downs along the way. This year, we celebrate four decades of China-U.S. diplomacy. Cui Tiankai, Chinese Ambassador to the U.S., shares his own memory of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and the U.S. during an interview of Liu Xin from CGTN.

2018-12-22 15:33 GMT+8

Chinese ambassador to the U.S. Cui Tiankai has said in an interview exclusive with CGTN that he never had the illusion that a comprehensive and complex relationship between China and the U.S. would always follow a straight line.

2018-12-22 14:58 GMT+8

China has lodged stern representations with the U.S. after the U.S. Justice Department accused two Chinese nationals of hacking intellectual property and confidential business information.

2018-12-21 09:15 GMT+8

Editor's note: Ken Moak taught economic theory, public policy and globalization at the university level for 33 years. He co-authored a book titled China's Economic Rise and Its Global Impact in 2015. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-21 12:41 GMT+8

On January 1, 1979, China and the U.S. established diplomatic ties. After nearly four decades of ups and downs, the relationship between the world's two largest economies has come to a crucial moment.

2018-12-20 21:01 GMT+8

We can't talk about China's reform and opening-up without mentioning China-U.S. relations. That's because the world's two biggest economies are so intertwined in their interests. But the relationship is also marked by some stark differences. 

2018-12-20 15:57 GMT+8

The meeting between China and the U.S. on trade relations was very successful with highly overlapping interests between the two countries, and China is confident it will reach an agreement on trade with the U.S. side in the next 90 days, according to the spokesperson of China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) Thursday during a regular news briefing.

2018-12-07 01:23 GMT+8

Editor's note: Zhu Zheng is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Law with China University of Political Science and Law. The article reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN. 

2018-12-07 09:47 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Zhang Linzhu is a finance lawyer with JunZeJun Law Offices. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-12-07 09:14 GMT+8

Editor's Note: Meng Weizhan is an assistant research professor at China Institute, Fudan University. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-12-07 11:20 GMT+8

Editor's note: Shang-Jin Wei, a former Chief Economist of the Asian Development Bank, is Professor of Finance and Economics at Columbia University. The article was first published on Project Syndicate on December 6, 2018. It reflects the author's opinion, and not necessarily the views of CGTN.

2018-12-07 20:35 GMT+8

“I'm a Tariff Man,” U.S. President Donald Trump twitted on December 4 putting the U.S. trade disputes back on the table just three days after the G20 truce after the working dinner. The stock market showed a panic directly after the twitter, with Dow Jones Index dropping more than 800 points on that day. What is the real takeaway of the working dinner for both China and the U.S. - a no-deal situation or a some-deal situation?

2018-12-06 11:36 GMT+8

The Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said on Wednesday that the meeting between Chinese and U.S. officials on trade was successful. 

2018-12-05 08:48 GMT+8

The G20 summit closed with fruitful outcomes. The call for reform of the World Trade Organization (WTO) was acknowledged by all G20 leaders and the issue will be discussed during the next G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, from June 28 to 29 in 2019.

2018-12-05 14:53 GMT+8

The Trump Administration has warned that the U.S. could abandon the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, if Moscow doesn't comply. The Chinese side said on Wednesday that a unilateral withdrawal will lead to negative consequences. 

2018-12-05 17:39 GMT+8

China's Foreign Ministry called the U.S. claim that it is seeking a new democratic world order without China inconsistent with the spirit of the latest meeting between the two leaders.

2018-12-05 20:32 GMT+8

“A great humanitarian gesture,” is what the White House called China's latest pledge to further assist the U.S. in fighting its fentanyl crisis. Although there are different versions of what Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump actually agreed to during their summit in Buenos Aires, I understand that China said it will do more to help stem the outflow of illicitly manufactured fentanyl, the dangerous substance driving synthetic opioid overdose-related deaths in the U.S. to record highs over the past five years.  

2018-12-05 23:19 GMT+8

Editor's note: The article is translated from an editorial piece originally published in the Wechat official account of Bullpiano.

2018-12-04 23:18 GMT+8

Editor's note: The article is translated from an article originally published in the Wechat official account of Bullpiano.

2018-12-02 23:01 GMT+8

After a year of turbulence in trade, the world's two largest economies on Saturday agreed to a 90-day hiatus in proposed tariff increases. The highly anticipated news emerged as a result of what's described as a highly successful meeting by Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires.

2018-12-02 18:55 GMT+8

Here's a timeline of the China-U.S. trade conflict during the Trump presidency.

2018-12-02 22:08 GMT+8

Editor's note: Tom Fowdy is a UK-based political analyst. The article reflects the author's views, and not necessarily those of CGTN.

2018-12-03 10:29 GMT+8

Talks between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina concluded with applause, reported South China Morning Post. 

2018-12-02 10:41 GMT+8

A big development has been made in the trade tensions between China and the U.S., after Chinese President Xi Jinping met his American counterpart Donald Trump in Buenos Aires. The two sides have agreed to step back from the brink, with an agreement to stop imposing new tariffs on January 1.

2018-12-02 08:10 GMT+8