Officials from both sides are trying to arrange for Xi Jinping and Donald Trump to meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires next month. Photo: AP
Wendy Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Wendy Wu

Beijing ‘pessimistic’ Xi Jinping and Donald Trump can make any progress on trade – if they meet

  • There is uncertainty over whether the talks will happen at next month’s G20 in Argentina, but even if they do ‘the chances of a significant outcome are slim’
  • Observers say Chinese officials still aren’t sure what Washington is asking for

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Officials from both sides are trying to arrange for Xi Jinping and Donald Trump to meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires next month. Photo: AP
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