Wendy Wu

Wendy Wu is a Beijing-based reporter focusing on international finance and diplomacy. Her journalism career spans a decade and she has been reporting for the Post since 2015. Wendy has a master's degree in finance from Germany's University of Freiburg.
Wendy Wu
Wendy Wu is a Beijing-based reporter focusing on international finance and diplomacy. Her journalism career spans a decade and she has been reporting for the Post since 2015. Wendy has a master's degree in finance from Germany's University of Freiburg.

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China accuses West of double standard over Hong Kong protests after disorder in streets of Barcelona and London

Foreign ministry says politicians and media that support violence will see their stance backfire.

22 Oct 2019 - 4:11AM

Foreign ministry says politicians and media that support violence will see their stance backfire.

China accuses West of double standard over Hong Kong protests after disorder in streets of Barcelona and London
China, US made ‘concrete progress’ towards trade war deal in Washington, Vice-Premier Liu He says

Two sides built a strong foundation for signing of a phased agreement, Beijing’s top negotiator says in first public comments.

19 Oct 2019 - 11:28PM

Two sides built a strong foundation for signing of a phased agreement, Beijing’s top negotiator says in first public comments.

China, US made ‘concrete progress’ towards trade war deal in Washington, Vice-Premier Liu He says
Chinese President Xi Jinping warns that anyone trying to split any part of country will be crushed

Tough language is being seen as aimed at trouble spots in the country from Tibet and Xinjiang to Hong Kong.

14 Oct 2019 - 6:11AM

Tough language is being seen as aimed at trouble spots in the country from Tibet and Xinjiang to Hong Kong.

Chinese President Xi Jinping warns that anyone trying to split any part of country will be crushed
Xi Jinping promises to step up Chinese support for Nepal as two-day visit concludes

China’s president says Beijing will seek to boost economic cooperation and look into the construction of a cross-border rail link.

13 Oct 2019 - 11:26PM

China’s president says Beijing will seek to boost economic cooperation and look into the construction of a cross-border rail link.

Xi Jinping promises to step up Chinese support for Nepal as two-day visit concludes
Clock ticks for China and US to hammer out details of partial trade deal

Negotiators have a few weeks to build on the talks in Washington and lay out how the agreement will be implemented.

12 Oct 2019 - 11:35PM

Negotiators have a few weeks to build on the talks in Washington and lay out how the agreement will be implemented.

Clock ticks for China and US to hammer out details of partial trade deal
Beijing warns of more uncertainty in trade war negotiations despite ‘constructive’ talks in Washington

Final outcome depends on ‘whether the US can walk together with China, and create the necessary conditions to push ahead’, People’s Daily says.

12 Oct 2019 - 12:16PM

Final outcome depends on ‘whether the US can walk together with China, and create the necessary conditions to push ahead’, People’s Daily says.

Beijing warns of more uncertainty in trade war negotiations despite ‘constructive’ talks in Washington
Donald Trump’s White House meeting with China’s top trade negotiator raises hopes for partial deal

Meeting with Vice-Premier Liu He could see new tariffs postponed and may help pave way for face-to-face talks with President Xi Jinping next month.

11 Oct 2019 - 11:28PM

Meeting with Vice-Premier Liu He could see new tariffs postponed and may help pave way for face-to-face talks with President Xi Jinping next month.

Donald Trump’s White House meeting with China’s top trade negotiator raises hopes for partial deal
Dim prospects for deal as China and US resume trade war talks

Negotiators might find agreement on currency pact but bigger differences remain, observers say.

10 Oct 2019 - 11:30PM

Negotiators might find agreement on currency pact but bigger differences remain, observers say.

Dim prospects for deal as China and US resume trade war talks
US and China make no progress on key trade issues in two days of deputy-level talks, sources say

The Chinese delegation refuses to talk about forced technology transfers, a core US grievance in the negotiations, a person with knowledge of the meetings says.

10 Oct 2019 - 8:23AM

The Chinese delegation refuses to talk about forced technology transfers, a core US grievance in the negotiations, a person with knowledge of the meetings says.

US and China make no progress on key trade issues in two days of deputy-level talks, sources say
Chinese trade talks team hints at broad agenda as October 15 tariffs deadline looms

Liu He heads delegation to meet US’ Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin on Thursday and Friday, with fresh US tariffs on Chinese goods due to take effect next week.

8 Oct 2019 - 4:28PM

Liu He heads delegation to meet US’ Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin on Thursday and Friday, with fresh US tariffs on Chinese goods due to take effect next week.

Chinese trade talks team hints at broad agenda as October 15 tariffs deadline looms
Xi Jinping ‘no dictator’, American businessman Michael Bloomberg says

US billionaire says it will take time to solve problems like air pollution but China is taking action.

30 Sep 2019 - 11:29PM

US billionaire says it will take time to solve problems like air pollution but China is taking action.

Xi Jinping ‘no dictator’, American businessman Michael Bloomberg says
China’s preoccupation with US trade war has European Union officials feeling left out, sources say

Despite the trading bloc being China’s biggest export market, Beijing has been too busy dealing with Washington to find time for Brussels, diplomatic observers say.

29 Sep 2019 - 11:19PM

Despite the trading bloc being China’s biggest export market, Beijing has been too busy dealing with Washington to find time for Brussels, diplomatic observers say.

China’s preoccupation with US trade war has European Union officials feeling left out, sources say
Chinese trade negotiators will head to US for trade talks after National Day holiday

Key team member Wang Shouwen says last week’s talks in Washington were ‘constructive’ and calls for situation to be handled with mutual respect.

30 Sep 2019 - 2:23AM

Key team member Wang Shouwen says last week’s talks in Washington were ‘constructive’ and calls for situation to be handled with mutual respect.

Chinese trade negotiators will head to US for trade talks after National Day holiday
US-China trade talks can progress if both sides are proactive, Foreign Minister Wang Yi says

Foreign minister hopes for continued momentum as the countries prepare to resume top-level talks in the US in two weeks’ time, after recent goodwill gestures from Washington and Beijing.

27 Sep 2019 - 11:29PM

Foreign minister hopes for continued momentum as the countries prepare to resume top-level talks in the US in two weeks’ time, after recent goodwill gestures from Washington and Beijing.

US-China trade talks can progress if both sides are proactive, Foreign Minister Wang Yi says
China and US in new ‘cold war’ that is ‘more difficult’ than Soviet-era, says former US Ambassador to China

US Ambassador under Obama, Max Baucus, warns that the US-China dispute is ‘much more difficult, much more pervasive’ than the cold war.

21 Sep 2019 - 5:49AM

US Ambassador under Obama, Max Baucus, warns that the US-China dispute is ‘much more difficult, much more pervasive’ than the cold war.

China and US in new ‘cold war’ that is ‘more difficult’ than Soviet-era, says former US Ambassador to China
US-China trade war update: China’s man in Washington, talk of ‘Cold War’ in Hong Kong, Pillsbury talks ‘consequences’ for no deal

What it’s means for Beijing’s advance negotiator to visit US farms and analysing comments about a ‘Cold War’ and its ‘consequences’ from Trump’s ‘China expert’ during his visit to Hong Kong for the American Chamber of Commerce.

20 Sep 2019 - 6:57PM

What it’s means for Beijing’s advance negotiator to visit US farms and analysing comments about a ‘Cold War’ and its ‘consequences’ from Trump’s ‘China expert’ during his visit to Hong Kong for the American Chamber of Commerce.

US-China trade war update: China’s man in Washington, talk of ‘Cold War’ in Hong Kong, Pillsbury talks ‘consequences’ for no deal
China, US close to agreeing interim trade war deal, Beijing expert predicts

Beijing to agree to buy more American farm products, while US President Donald Trump should postpone further tariff increases and ease restrictions on Huawei.

19 Sep 2019 - 11:33PM

Beijing to agree to buy more American farm products, while US President Donald Trump should postpone further tariff increases and ease restrictions on Huawei.

China, US close to agreeing interim trade war deal, Beijing expert predicts
Chinese vice-minister heads to Washington as trade talks’ focus broadens

Liao Min to lead Chinese negotiation team for the first time in discussions to prepare the way for top-level talks in October.

17 Sep 2019 - 11:28PM

Liao Min to lead Chinese negotiation team for the first time in discussions to prepare the way for top-level talks in October.

Chinese vice-minister heads to Washington as trade talks’ focus broadens
Donald Trump’s tariff delay ‘adds momentum’ before trade talks – but is a deal likely?

Analysts split on whether gestures from United States and China have brought a trade agreement closer.

12 Sep 2019 - 11:49PM

Analysts split on whether gestures from United States and China have brought a trade agreement closer.

Donald Trump’s tariff delay ‘adds momentum’ before trade talks – but is a deal likely?
China grants tariff exemptions to 16 types of US goods ahead of trade war talks

Waiver will take effect next week and remain in place for one year, Customs Tariff Commission says.

11 Sep 2019 - 11:21PM

Waiver will take effect next week and remain in place for one year, Customs Tariff Commission says.

China grants tariff exemptions to 16 types of US goods ahead of trade war talks
In countdown to trade war talks, China ready to sweeten deal by buying American goods, source says

Top negotiators to meet in Washington early next month but even a simple purchase agreement is no certainty, observers say.

11 Sep 2019 - 9:56AM

Top negotiators to meet in Washington early next month but even a simple purchase agreement is no certainty, observers say.

In countdown to trade war talks, China ready to sweeten deal by buying American goods, source says
Xi Jinping promises to keep opening up China’s economy as he welcomes Germany’s Angela Merkel to Beijing

Chinese leader says two countries must work together as he courts European support amid trade war with US.

7 Sep 2019 - 1:17AM

Chinese leader says two countries must work together as he courts European support amid trade war with US.

Xi Jinping promises to keep opening up China’s economy as he welcomes Germany’s Angela Merkel to Beijing
China-US trade war talks to resume in early October as global growth outlook dims

The two sides agree to meet in Washington next month as private sector growth forecasts cut because of escalating trade war impact

6 Sep 2019 - 3:50AM

The two sides agree to meet in Washington next month as private sector growth forecasts cut because of escalating trade war impact

China-US trade war talks to resume in early October as global growth outlook dims
China concessions to US would be ‘grave error’ in any trade deal

Beijing urged to continue the struggle until victory achieved.

3 Sep 2019 - 12:15AM

Beijing urged to continue the struggle until victory achieved.

China concessions to US would be ‘grave error’ in any trade deal
US firms that leave China on Donald Trump’s ‘order’ will only hurt themselves, experts say

World’s most populous nation offers economic opportunities that cannot be found anywhere else, analysts say.

1 Sep 2019 - 11:37PM

World’s most populous nation offers economic opportunities that cannot be found anywhere else, analysts say.

US firms that leave China on Donald Trump’s ‘order’ will only hurt themselves, experts say
China-US trade war: latest tariffs take effect as sides seek to get talks back on track

Washington levies punitive duties on US$110 billion of Chinese goods as first tranche of Beijing’s tariffs on US$75 billion of US imports take effect at noon on Sunday.

3 Sep 2019 - 9:50AM

Washington levies punitive duties on US$110 billion of Chinese goods as first tranche of Beijing’s tariffs on US$75 billion of US imports take effect at noon on Sunday.

China-US trade war: latest tariffs take effect as sides seek to get talks back on track
China’s social credit system ‘could be used against companies in international trade disputes’

EU Chamber of Commerce urges business to ‘knock the blinkers off’ and wake up to implications of far-reaching system of rewards and punishments, with firms at risk of being blacklisted for non-compliance.

28 Aug 2019 - 11:41PM

EU Chamber of Commerce urges business to ‘knock the blinkers off’ and wake up to implications of far-reaching system of rewards and punishments, with firms at risk of being blacklisted for non-compliance.

China’s social credit system ‘could be used against companies in international trade disputes’
‘Trade war could last a decade’: why Chinese firms are preparing for long haul

Adjusting prices and looking to new markets are among the options for companies affected by trade tensions with the US – and there are reasons why it may suit Donald Trump to prolong the stand-off.

15 Aug 2019 - 12:49AM

Adjusting prices and looking to new markets are among the options for companies affected by trade tensions with the US – and there are reasons why it may suit Donald Trump to prolong the stand-off.

‘Trade war could last a decade’: why Chinese firms are preparing for long haul
US-China cooperation not a priority for either side, says Beijing academic

Any chance of an end to trade war is gone and chances to work together have turned into disputes, Shi Yinhong of Renmin University says.

13 Aug 2019 - 3:01AM

Any chance of an end to trade war is gone and chances to work together have turned into disputes, Shi Yinhong of Renmin University says.

US-China cooperation not a priority for either side, says Beijing academic
China ‘needs to do more’ to adjust foreign policy and win friends as trade war with US rolls on

Beijing needs to rethink priorities after years of taking assertive stance that has made other nations wary, according to government adviser and academic.

10 Aug 2019 - 8:13AM

Beijing needs to rethink priorities after years of taking assertive stance that has made other nations wary, according to government adviser and academic.

China ‘needs to do more’ to adjust foreign policy and win friends as trade war with US rolls on