Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying's Regular Press Conference on January 18, 2017 - MFA China

Q: Recently, the Obama administration announced to lift some sanctions against Sudan. What is China's comment on that? A: We noticed and welcome the U.S. announcement to lift some sanctions against Sudan. China always opposes unilateral sanctions ...

China quietly gears up for possibility of trade war with United States - Washington Post

BEIJING — China is gearing up for the possibility of a trade war with the incoming Trump administration and has fired a small warning shot, according to the American business community here as well as the Chinese themselves. At the World Economic ...

China urges US to bar Taiwan delegation from Trump inauguration - Reuters

A demonstrator holds flags of Taiwan and the United States in support of Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen during an stop-over after her visit to Latin America in Burlingame, California, U.S., January 14, 2017. REUTERS/Stephen Lam - RTSVJRJ.

US companies in China sound alarm on Trump trade stance - Financial Times

American companies investing in China are to lobby the incoming Trump administration to cool its rhetoric as they brace for painful repercussions if the president-elect follows through on his trade threats. “China is threatening to, and is preparing to ...

Top Trump adviser Bolton backs US forces in Taiwan, says move could lessen Okinawa burden - The Japan Times

Amid increasingly tense Sino-U.S. ties, John Bolton, a former American ambassador to the U.N. and a top adviser to President-elect Donald Trump, has called for a closer U.S. military relationship with Taiwan to help counter a “belligerent” Beijing.

Foreign business skeptical of China's promised opening - Reuters

Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich. BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Beijing has some way to go to convince foreign businesses that it is ...

US troops could move to Taiwan from Okinawa: Trump adviser - Taiwan News

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – John Bolton, a foreign policy adviser of United States President-elect Donald Trump, said U.S. troops could be stationed in Taiwan as a response to protests in Japan and to Chinese “belligerence.” The suggestion from the former U ...

China confirms 'Beijing Week' move from Kaohsiung to New Taipei - Focus Taiwan News Channel

Beijing, Jan. 18 (CNA) An annual festival showcasing Beijing's culture in Taiwan that has been held in Kaohsiung for the past five years will be moved to New Taipei this year, a switch that Taiwan's ruling party suggested may have been politically ...

China's Xi Warns of Dangers of Trade War - Voice of America

Chinese President Xi Jinping warned governments of the dangers of a trade war while speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Tuesday. "Pursuing protectionism is like locking oneself in a dark room. Wind and rain may be kept ...

US companies warn of trade war with China - Deutsche Welle

US companies operating in China have warned the future administration under Donald Trump against heading toward a trade war with China. They said excessive US import tariffs were likely to trigger retaliation. McDonald's restaurant in China ...

Business group: China preparing to retaliate on trade - Inquirer.net

In this photo, taken Nov. 10, 2016, a man reads a newspaper with the headline of “US President-elect Donald Trump delivers a mighty shock to America” at a news stand in Beijing. (Photo by ANDY WONG/AP). BEIJING — China is preparing to retaliate if U.S ...

US-China Relations Under the Trump Administration: A View from Tokyo - Nippon.com

East Asia expert Kawashima Shin reviews America's China policy under Obama and considers the prospects for relations between Washington and Beijing under Trump, along with the implications for Japan.