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Market volatility as US-China trade war takes new twist
Donald Trump and Xi Jinping
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Market volatility as US-China trade war takes new twist

Fiery rhetoric from China mitigated by optimistic remarks from Donald Trump on Twitter
15 May 2019
China will retaliate over Trump tariff hike, predicts Ludlow
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China will retaliate over Trump tariff hike, predicts Ludlow

Washington expects swift response after US president raises spectre of full-blown trade war
13 May 2019
US and China on brink of trade deal
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In Brief

US and China on brink of trade deal

Agreement to roll back $200bn tariffs could be agreed this month
5 Mar 2019
Kim Jong Un makes ‘surprise’ visit to China
Kim Jong-un and his wife Ri Sol-ju have arrived in China for talks with Xi Jinping
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Kim Jong Un makes ‘surprise’ visit to China

North Korean leader set to hold talks ahead of rumoured summit with Trump
8 Jan 2019
US and China agree trade war truce
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US and China agree trade war truce

Donald Trump hails ‘one of the biggest deals ever’ after meeting with Xi Jinping
3 Dec 2018
G20 summit: the diciest issues on the agenda
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In Depth

G20 summit: the diciest issues on the agenda

From US-China tensions to the death of Jamal Khashoggi, world leaders have plenty to discuss at meeting in Buenos Aires
28 Nov 2018
US and China in ‘unsafe encounter’ at sea
The USS Decatur has had a very close call with a Chinese warship in the South China Sea
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US and China in ‘unsafe encounter’ at sea

Chinese warship comes ‘within 45 yards’ of US destroyer in South China Sea
2 Oct 2018
Donald Trump levies biggest tariffs on China yet
Donald Trump has announced £150bn worth of new tariffs on Chinese goods
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Donald Trump levies biggest tariffs on China yet

US targeting £150 billion worth of Chinese goods in escalation of the trade war
18 Sep 2018
US and China agree to hold fresh trade talks
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US and China agree to hold fresh trade talks

Negotiations come as Washington prepares to impose new tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods
14 Sep 2018
Putin and Xi meet for trade talks amid historic war games
Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping
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Putin and Xi meet for trade talks amid historic war games

Russia and China appear to signal that they could partner militarily if threatened by Washington
12 Sep 2018
China makes soft-power play for Africa
Xi Jinping surrounded by African leaders
In Depth

China makes soft-power play for Africa

President Xi Jinping offers $60bn investment in the continent - but denies engaging in ‘debt trap’ diplomacy
4 Sep 2018
Fact check: who has the most to lose in US-China trade war?
Donald Trump and Xi Jinping
In Depth

Fact check: who has the most to lose in US-China trade war?

Both sides set to suffer after talks between Washington and Beijing end without a deal
30 Aug 2018
Why a Yorkshire chip shop is a Chinese tourist destination
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In Brief

Why a Yorkshire chip shop is a Chinese tourist destination

Scotts Fish and Chips has seen a 15-fold increase in Chinese visitors
23 Aug 2018
China is ‘training nuclear bombers’, US claims
Chinese long-range bombers are training to attack the US, the Pentagon says.
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China is ‘training nuclear bombers’, US claims

Pentagon says Chinese military ‘likely training for strikes’ amid trade negotiations
17 Aug 2018
How will China respond to Donald Trump’s new tariffs?
US announces further tariffs on Chinese imports as trade war intensifies
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How will China respond to Donald Trump’s new tariffs?

$16 billion in Chinese imports to be hit with 25% tariff in two weeks
8 Aug 2018
What is Kim Jong Un doing in China?
Kim Jong Un, North Korea
In Depth

What is Kim Jong Un doing in China?

North Korean leader is visiting neighbouring Asian country for third time this year
19 Jun 2018
Xi Jinping says Vladimir Putin is his ‘best friend’
Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping
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Xi Jinping says Vladimir Putin is his ‘best friend’

Chinese president gives Russian leader ‘friendship medal’ during Beijing visit
8 Jun 2018
The other summit: why today’s Xi-Modi meeting matters
Narendra Modi and Xi Jinping at a G20 Summit in 2016
In Depth

The other summit: why today’s Xi-Modi meeting matters

Rapprochement between nuclear powers China and India could shift world power balance
27 Apr 2018
Russia-China: the new world order
Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Xi Jinping at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit
In Depth

Russia-China: the new world order

Former communist rivals look to forge closer ties under autocratic rulers
27 Mar 2018
Xi Jinping warns Taiwan against push for independence
President Xi Jinping could rule for life under proposed changes to constitution
In Brief

Xi Jinping warns Taiwan against push for independence

Chinese president says separatists will suffer the ‘punishment of history’
20 Mar 2018
China votes to make Xi Jinping ruler for life
President Xi Jinping is applauded as he arrives at a session of the National People's Congress
In Brief

China votes to make Xi Jinping ruler for life

Near unanimous vote clears the way to end presidential term limits
12 Mar 2018
China to scrap term limits, extending Xi Jinping's reign
President Xi Jinping could rule for life under proposed changes to constitution
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China to scrap term limits, extending Xi Jinping's reign

Constitutional change could allow Xi Jinping to remain president for life
26 Feb 2018
Trump prepares to sanction China as trade war escalates
Chinese Premier Xi Jinping and Donald Trump
In Brief

Trump prepares to sanction China as trade war escalates

Conflict between world’s two biggest economies coming to the boil, with ‘potentially disastrous’ consequences
16 Jan 2018
Trump ‘ceding global power’ to Chinese President Xi Jinping
Donald Trump and Xi Jinping
In Depth

Trump ‘ceding global power’ to Chinese President Xi Jinping

US president strikes warmer tone during visit to Asia’s economic powerhouse
9 Nov 2017
‘Emperor Xi’: What Xi Jinping’s new status means
Xi Jinping
In Depth

‘Emperor Xi’: What Xi Jinping’s new status means

In Depth: Chinese leader’s political philosophy to sit alongside Mao’s in Communist constitution
25 Oct 2017
Xi Jinping lays out sweeping vision for China
Xi Jinping
In Brief

Xi Jinping lays out sweeping vision for China

President tells Chinese lawmakers that nation ‘stands tall’ in the East as pivotal meeting begins
18 Oct 2017
Economic reform on the agenda for China Congress
Debt and pollution are among the economic issues to be tackled by President Xi Jinping (pictured)
In Brief

Economic reform on the agenda for China Congress

Ballooning debt, industrial over-supply, a property bubble and environmental pollution among the key issues
18 Oct 2017
Xi Jinping ‘may become Chinese leader for life’
Xi Jinping (centre) at the last party conference in 2012
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Xi Jinping ‘may become Chinese leader for life’

Chinese president dubbed ‘Supreme Leader’ as week-long Communist Party conference gets underway
16 Oct 2017
Protests as Jinping arrives for Hong Kong 20th anniversary
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Protests as Jinping arrives for Hong Kong 20th anniversary

Chinese President’s visit marked by celebrations, arrests and a sit-in
29 Jun 2017
Xi Jinping: is UK right to roll out red carpet for China?
Xi Jinping
In Depth

Xi Jinping: is UK right to roll out red carpet for China?

Howls of China's prisoners will haunt the royal welcome warn critics, as president arrives in UK
20 Oct 2015
China and US strike 'historic' greenhouse gas emissions deal
US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping
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China and US strike 'historic' greenhouse gas emissions deal

World's two largest polluters pledge to cap carbon emissions ahead of major climate talks next year
12 Nov 2014
China’s president Xi Jinping makes state visit to India
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
In Depth

China’s president Xi Jinping makes state visit to India

Xi and Indian PM Narendra Modi face three days of talks and banquets. What will they discuss?
18 Sep 2014
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 15 Nov 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 15 Nov 2012

15 Nov 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 13 Sep 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 13 Sep 2012

13 Sep 2012
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