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USA und China suchen nach geeignetem Ort für Deal im Handelsstreit

31 Oct 2019

Washington/Singapur/Peking Die USA und China suchen nach einem geeigneten Ort, um eine vorläufige Vereinbarung im Handelsstreit zu unterzeichnen.

China's auto market could shrink about 8% this year: industry official

31 Oct 2019

BEIJING/SINGAPORE Auto sales in China may skid to 26 million this year, a drop of around 8%, a senior industry executive warned, as the world's largest auto market braces for a second year of contraction amid slowing economic growth and tighter vehicle emissions standards.

China officials optimistic for trade deal with U.S. despite APEC setback

31 Oct 2019

SINGAPORE Chinese officials voiced optimism that Beijing and Washington can find a way to clinch the so-called Phase One trade deal next month, despite the abrupt cancellation of the summit where the heads of state were to meet to formally sign the deal.

Exclusive: Beijing could ax extra tariffs on U.S. farm products to boost imports - China trade association chief

31 Oct 2019

SINGAPORE/BEIJING Beijing could remove extra tariffs imposed since last year on U.S. farm products to ease the way for importers to buy up to $50 billion worth, rather than direct them to buy specific amounts, the head of a government-backed trade association said.

Amid crises, Xi seems set to uphold Party's rule at secretive China conclave

25 Oct 2019

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's Communist Party leaders will on Monday start their most important meeting this year, with President Xi Jinping expected to champion the Chinese model of governance while fighting protracted economic and political crises at home and abroad.

China plans to restrict visas for U.S. visitors with 'anti-China' links

10 Oct 2019

SINGAPORE China is planning tighter visa restrictions for U.S. nationals with ties to anti-China groups, people with knowledge of the proposed curbs said, following similar U.S. restrictions on Chinese nationals, as relations between the countries sour.

Exclusive: China prods state firms to boost investment in crisis-hit Hong Kong - sources

13 Sep 2019

SINGAPORE China has called on its biggest state firms to take a more active role in Hong Kong, including stepping up investment and asserting more control of companies in the financial hub, executives familiar with the matter said, as Beijing attempts to calm months of unrest in the city.

Exclusive: U.S. set to give Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers - sources

17 Aug 2019

SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers, two sources familiar with the situation said. | Video

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. to extend Huawei's partial reprieve on supply curbs-sources

17 Aug 2019

SINGAPORE/WASHINGTON, Aug 16 The U.S. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers, sources familiar with the situation said.

China yuan's slide past 7/dollar had policymakers' blessing - sources

05 Aug 2019

SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI Chinese monetary authorities let the yuan slide past the key 7-per-dollar level so that markets could finally factor in concerns around the Sino-U.S. trade war and weakening economic growth, three people with knowledge of the discussions said on Monday.

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