Stories tagged: china
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 3:57 p.m.
U.S. stocks finish with solid gains as investors hope the US might cut back its tariffs on imports from China.
Tue., Jan. 15, 2019, 4 p.m.
A new defense intelligence assessment lays out U.S. concerns about China’s growing military might, underscoring worries that Beijing could decide it has the ability to attack Taiwan and win.
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 4:39 p.m.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is looking into Boeing’s relationship with a California satellite-communications startup that allegedly is controlled by the Chinese government.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 5:30 p.m.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has reportedly told the leader of his only major ally, China, that he is committed to setting up a second summit with President Donald …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
U.S., China wrap up talks on tariff battle after Trump says they are ‘going very well!’ but no details immediately released.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Stocks cinched their fourth consecutive gain Wednesday as indexes around the world build on their early 2019 rally. The gains for U.S. indexes faded slightly after President Donald Trump and …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 3:19 p.m.
Facing a March deadline, talks aimed at ending a trade war between China and the U.S. are underway, with the world’s two biggest economies expressing optimism over the potential for …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 5:28 p.m.
China has sounded a positive note ahead of trade talks this week with Washington, but the two sides face potentially lengthy wrangling over technology and the future of their economic …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:27 a.m.
American officials are due in Beijing Monday for talks aimed at easing the U.S.-China trade battle that threatens to hobble global economic growth.
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 8:27 a.m.
A Chinese space rover explored the lunar terrain Friday in the world’s first mission on the surface of the far side of the moon.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
When China announced on Thursday that it had successfully landed on the far side of the moon, it wasn’t just a scientific breakthrough. To Beijing, its expanding space mission also …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Stocks tumbled Thursday on Wall Street, with technology companies suffering their worst loss in seven years, after Apple reported that iPhone sales in China are slumping.
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
On his first working day as acting defense secretary, Pat Shanahan made clear that his focus is on China.
Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 12:54 p.m.
President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he’d spoken at length with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that “big progress” is being made toward a deal between the world’s largest …
Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Reporters, foreign diplomats and supporters were prevented from approaching the municipal court in Tianjin city where lawyer Wang Quanzhang was to be tried.
Sun., Dec. 16, 2018
Though China’s trade relationship with the U.S. faces an uncertain New Year under threat of increased tariffs, Boeing is all-in as it maneuvers to maintain a hefty share of what …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
The United States and Canada moved Friday to ease tensions between them over the case of a top Chinese technology executive whose arrest by Canadian authorities has sparked a diplomatic …
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018
“When you strike at a king you must kill him,” Ralph Waldo Emerson once said. Well, this year China tried to strike at President Trump for daring to launch a …
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Action-camera maker GoPro says it will move production of U.S.-bound cameras out of China by the summer over tariff-related concerns.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
China summoned the U.S. ambassador to Beijing on Sunday to protest the detention of an executive of Chinese electronics giant Huawei in Canada at Washington’s behest and demanded Washington cancel …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:47 a.m.
Washington farmers watching closely for a truce in the tariff war that could reopen markets to China.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
China launched a ground-breaking mission Saturday to land a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of the moon, demonstrating its growing ambitions as a space power to rival Russia, …
Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 6 a.m.
On a deeper level, the trade truce is between competing factions within the Trump administration that disagree fundamentally over how to pursue relations with China.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 8:04 a.m.
When the Christmas lights go out, you can recycle them, beginning a trans-Pacific journey that’s poised to get more expensive thanks to the U.S.-China trade war.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 3:35 p.m.
The agreement by President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on a cease fire on tariffs postpones the threat of more disruption for China’s exporters and their Asian …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 12:33 p.m.
The United States and China reached a 90-day cease-fire in a trade dispute that has rattled financial markets and threatened world economic growth. The breakthrough came after a dinner meeting …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
The United States and China reached a 90-day ceasefire in a trade dispute that has rattled financial markets and threatened world economic growth. The breakthrough came after a dinner meeting …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 1:51 p.m.
The United States has been blocking progress at the Group of 20 summit on fixing world trade rules, fighting climate change and tackling migration, according to European officials involved in …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Chinese scientist He Jiankui received backlash in the scientific community when he announced the birth of twin girls whose genes he had edited. WSU scientist Lisette Maddison said his research …
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
There was something missing at the luxury jeweler Tiffany & Co. in recent months: Chinese tourists.