Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shishir Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2020 06:14 AM IST
India has already asked its navy to start prepping to counter the China’s navy and change its orientation from diplomacy to deployment
By Bloomberg | Posted by Deepali Sharma
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2020 03:11 PM IST
In 2016, Donald Trump ran for office pledging to rewrite the US economic relationship with China, which he blamed for hollowing out America’s manufacturing base and impoverishing its workers.`
Beijing | By Agence France-Presse| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2020 02:47 PM IST
Relations are as icy as at any time since formal ties were established four decades ago, with China warning it does not want to be drawn into a new “Cold War” with the United States.
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2020 07:15 AM IST
At a time when the free flow of information is critical, geopolitical rifts are deepening
Beijing | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 06, 2020 10:51 AM IST
The reduction in tariffs will apply to tariffs of five per cent and 10 per cent that were imposed on more than 1,600 items in September, according to the State Council Tariff Commission.
Livemint, Mumbai/Hong Kong/Washington | By Nasrin Sultana
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2020 05:49 AM IST
Investors around the world rushed to dump equities and flocked to safer havens, fearing that the coronavirus could slow down global growth.
Beijing | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2020 07:59 AM IST
China’s GDP figure matches an AFP analyst forecast and is within Beijing’s official target of 6.0-6.5 per cent. But last year’s growth was down from 6.6 per cent in 2018.
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2020 08:02 PM IST
There has been no fundamental shift. The trade war will resume
Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2020 11:07 AM IST
Indian trade negotiators will be watching the signing closely and will study the agreement carefully as they wrap up their own trade talks with American negotiators.
Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 10, 2020 02:32 AM IST
The US had postponed planned tariff hikes following the announcement of the deal’s “Phase One” in October. However, earlier punitive duties imposed by China and the US on billions of dollars of each other’s goods stayed in place, affecting global trade.
Sydney | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2020 07:28 AM IST
The dollar had benefited from US economic outperformance for much of 2019, but an easing in Sino-US trade concerns has boosted optimism that this year could favour other major nations.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
UPDATED ON DEC 31, 2019 02:06 AM IST
US President Donald Trump’s “America first” policy was the precursor to the trade war, which led to both sides imposing tariffs worth hundreds of billions of dollars on each other’s exports.
West Palm Beach | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON DEC 23, 2019 01:44 AM IST
The Phase One deal was announced earlier this month as part of a bid to end the months-long tit-for-tat trade war between the world’s two largest economies, which has roiled markets and hit global growth.
Bloomberg, Washington/Beijing | By Jeffrey Black
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2019 09:21 PM IST
The comments are China’s first response to a deal signed off by U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday that would halt higher tariffs planned for Dec. 15 and represent the first phase in defusing the trade war that’s shaken the global economy.
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2019 06:28 PM IST
The collapse of WTO’s appellate tribunal is a reflection of the larger crisis in trade
Washington | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 28, 2019 06:17 AM IST
The legislation requires the State Department to certify, at least annually, that Hong Kong retains enough autonomy to justify favourable US trading terms that have helped it maintain its position as a world financial centre.
Bloomberg | By Shruti Srivastava
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2020 12:43 AM IST
Under the plan, the government will create a land bank for ready-to-move-in industrial clusters, offer investment and location-based incentives and rationalize anti-dumping duties.
Brasilia | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2019 09:06 AM IST
The United States is locked in a protracted trade war with BRICS titan China, while it also has sanctions on Venezuela, whose president Nicolas Maduro is backed by Beijing and Moscow.
Beijing | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 07:15 AM IST
Governments of the two biggest global economies have raised tariffs on billions of dollars of each other’s goods in the fight over China’s trade surplus and technology ambitions.
United Nations | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON NOV 06, 2019 10:11 AM IST
Trade diversion effects for India were smaller compared some other countries, “but still substantial”, a research paper from the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said.
Washington | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2019 10:58 AM IST
The Chinese Commerce Ministry on Friday said the world’s two largest economies had reached “consensus on principles” during a “serious and constructive” telephone call between their main trade negotiators.
Washington | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON NOV 01, 2019 07:19 PM IST
The unemployment rate ticked up from 3.5% to 3.6%, still near a five-decade low. And for a second straight month, average hourly wages rose a decent if less-than-robust 3% from a year ago.
Hong Kong | By Agence France-Presse
PUBLISHED ON OCT 31, 2019 02:34 PM IST
The semi-autonomous Chinese city has been upended by nearly five months of huge, often violent, pro-democracy demonstrations with little end in sight as Beijing and city leaders adopt a hardline approach.
By Frank F Islam
UPDATED ON OCT 30, 2019 06:57 PM IST
Delhi has failed to take advantage because of its own manufacturing weaknesses and disputes with the US
Bloomberg | By Saket Sundria
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2019 09:15 PM IST
Oil is still down more than 15% from an April peak as the prolonged trade dispute between Beijing and Washington dented global demand.
Hindustan Times, Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis
UPDATED ON OCT 24, 2019 07:12 PM IST
The ruling Communist Party of China’s leaders will gather in Beijing next week for a key meeting, which has been delayed for months amid a bruising trade war with the US, a slowing economy and the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2019 07:28 PM IST
Firms on the US “entity list” are barred from buying US parts and components without US government approval.
Geneva | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON OCT 21, 2019 11:33 PM IST
In a statement circulated to WTO members, China claimed the penalty was justified given the “United States continued non-compliance” with previous WTO rulings.
Shanghai | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2019 08:59 PM IST
According to Xinhua Han Zheng welcomed multinational companies to invest more in China, saying the country will only open its door wider and wider.
Beijing | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2019 12:00 AM IST
This week the International Monetary Fund trimmed its 2019 growth forecast for China to 6.1% from 6.2 %due to the long-running trade dispute and slowing domestic demand.