5 Things to Know About the Economy - U.S. News & World Report

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced Thursday that President Donald Trump's administration was taking action against Chinese individuals and companies allegedly associated with North Korea in an effort to further isolate the reclusive Asian ...and more »

Trump turns from carrot to stick ahead of second China summit - Nikkei Asian Review

WASHINGTON/BEIJING -- By sanctioning a Chinese bank and deciding to sell arms to Taiwan, U.S. President Donald Trump is cutting short his honeymoon with Beijing in hopes of securing greater cooperation against North Korea's nuclear development.and more »

Trump Cools on China - The National Interest Online

Donald Trump's administration is gradually losing patience with China. Over the past week, it adopted a new and more confrontational posture towards Beijing, including possible tariffs on steel. These moves mark a reversal from the president's earlier ...and more »

China slams US for 'wrongful' sanctions on Chinese bank - Times of India

BEIJING: Relations between China and the US got further strained as the Trump administration censured a Chinese bank and a shipping company for allegedly assisting North Korea besides approving a major arms sale to Taiwan. Washington's decision to ...and more »

US, China relations begin to cool as Pres. Trump's honeymoon with Xi ends - fox6now.com

Beijing, CHINA: A US and a Chinese flag wave outside a commercial building in Beijing, 09 July 2007. US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice 06 July 2007 accused China of flouting the rules of global trade in its headlong economic expansion as the US ...and more »

China sanguine as Trump-Xi "bromance" sours over North Korea, Taiwan - The Star Online

BEIJING (Reuters) - China reacted relatively calmly on Friday after a series of diplomatic broadsides by the United States, expressing anger over new arms sales by Washington to Taiwan but hoping ties could soon be brought back on track. U.S. officials ...and more »

Taiwan arms sale, North Korea sanctions outrage Beijing in test of US-China ties under Trump - Washington Post

BEIJING — Call it President Trump's hamburger diplomacy. On Friday, U.S. Ambassador Terry Branstad, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and a clutch of American cattlemen in 10-gallon hats gathered at a chic hotel in Beijing to sip champagne and ...and more »

US blacklists China bank, boosting pressure over N. Korea - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has blacklisted a small Chinese bank accused of illicit dealings with North Korea, escalating the pressure on Beijing to rein in its wayward ally amid increased signs of frustration among President Donald Trump and ...and more »

China condemns US sanctions over 'North Korea funding' - BBC News

China has reacted angrily to a US decision to impose sanctions on a Chinese bank accused of laundering North Korean money. A foreign ministry spokesman urged the US to "stop wrongful actions" to avoid harming co-operation. The US announced the ...and more »

Blacklisted China bank cited as North Korea's conduit to global finance - Al-Arabiya

South Korean President Moon Jae-in watches as President Donald Trump waves after they spoke in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, on June 30, 2017. (AP). Reuters, Beijing Friday, 30 June 2017. Text size A A A. Washington's move to ...and more »