Chinese President Xi Jinping and foreign leaders during the opening ceremony of the second Belt and Road Forum in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping could travel to US to sign trade deal as early as June, source says

  • US President Donald Trump says White House visit will be ‘soon’ as hopes of ending the US-China trade war increase
  • Reaching a deal would bring to an end a near year-long dispute between the world’s two largest economies
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Chinese President Xi Jinping and foreign leaders during the opening ceremony of the second Belt and Road Forum in Beijing. Photo: Xinhua
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Vice-Premier Liu He is China's lead negotiator in the trade talks with the United States. Photo: Bloomberg

Trade war with US could lead to economic ‘cold war’ for China, Beijing researchers say

  • ‘China’s Economic Security Outlook’ sees tit-for-tat tariff war with the US and the broad hostility as a major risk endangering China’s ‘economic security’
  • Beijing and Washington have conducted nine rounds of trade negotiations ahead of an eventual meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Donald Trump
Topic |   China economy

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Vice-Premier Liu He is China's lead negotiator in the trade talks with the United States. Photo: Bloomberg
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