China's President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are expected to meet on Saturday in Osaka, Japan. Photo: AFP

Xi-Trump G20 meeting in Japan boosts hopes of a trade war truce but raises anxiety over global economy

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping and US counterpart Donald Trump are expected to meet on Saturday in Osaka
  • Trade negotiators – led by Robert Lighthizer and Steven Mnuchin on the US side and Liu He on the Chinese side – resumed discussions on Monday via telephone
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China's President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are expected to meet on Saturday in Osaka, Japan. Photo: AFP
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Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are expected to meet in Japan on Saturday. Photo: AFP

US willing to suspend trade war tariff increase after Trump-Xi meeting at G20 in Japan, report says

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping and US counterpart Donald Trump are set to meet in Osaka on Saturday on the sidelines of the Group of 20 meeting
  • US has already increased tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports from 10 per cent to 25 per cent
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Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are expected to meet in Japan on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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