A man shops for Chinese-made computer software in Beijing, China, in 1996. Picture: AFP

How China’s rampant intellectual property theft, long overlooked by US, sparked trade war

The first article in a two-part series exploring the trade war between the world’s two superpowers argues we should have seen it coming: Trump made getting tough on China central to his election campaign, but media looked the other way

Topic |   US-China trade war

TOP PICKS

A man shops for Chinese-made computer software in Beijing, China, in 1996. Picture: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE