US President Donald Trump signed the deal with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: EPA-EFEUS President Donald Trump signed the deal with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: EPA-EFE
US President Donald Trump signed the deal with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: EPA-EFE

China hails phase one trade war deal signing, with focus on strategic value over specific details

  • A Chinese translation surfaced eight hours after the deal was signed, with state media running supportive editorials with loose details of the phase one agreement
  • Liu He briefed reporters in Washington after the signing, saying the concessions made by China to the US would be available to other trading partners too

Topic |   US-China trade war
US President Donald Trump signed the deal with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: EPA-EFEUS President Donald Trump signed the deal with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: EPA-EFE
US President Donald Trump signed the deal with Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Photo: EPA-EFE
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