The antitrust case sees Chinese companies accused of colluding to “coordinate the manufacture, marketing and distribution of telescopes in the US”. Photo: SCMP

Telescopes dispute brings US-China trade war into sharp focus with Chinese firms accused of ‘cartel-like behaviour’

  • Orion Telescope & Binoculars, the last major American telescope brand and distributor, is seeking US$180 million in damages from Chinese manufacturers
  • Documents provided to the South China Morning Post suggest collusion in the purchase of Meade Instruments
Topic |   US-China trade war

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The antitrust case sees Chinese companies accused of colluding to “coordinate the manufacture, marketing and distribution of telescopes in the US”. Photo: SCMP
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China’s Vice-Premier Liu He with US President Donald Trump during a meeting in the Oval Office at the White House last week. Photo: Bloomberg

Donald Trump’s four-week time frame to end US-China trade war is an ‘uncertain timetable’, says state media

  • ‘Global Times’ editorial urges ‘patience is probably the most important thing’ after latest talks between US President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He
  • Newspaper, which is closely afflicted with the ‘People’s Daily’, sets out four areas that still need to be resolved
Topic |   US-China trade war

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China’s Vice-Premier Liu He with US President Donald Trump during a meeting in the Oval Office at the White House last week. Photo: Bloomberg
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