US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin said on Monday he hoped the next rounds of trade talks with China would either produce a deal or a recommendation to “move on”. Photo: EPA-EFE

US Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he hopes the next trade talks will bring a deal or a decision to ‘move on’

  • The treasury secretary tells Fox Business that talks, which resume Tuesday in Beijing, making progress, more work needed
  • ‘There is a strong desire from both sides to see if we can wrap this up or move on,’ Mnuchin said
Topic |   US-China trade war

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US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin said on Monday he hoped the next rounds of trade talks with China would either produce a deal or a recommendation to “move on”. Photo: EPA-EFE
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China and the United States have officially had nine round of talks to end the ongoing trade war, with the 10th set to take place in Beijing this week. Photo: AFP

Ahead of US-China trade talks, veteran negotiators warn that deals can often get lost in translation

  • Former trade negotiators from Office of the US Trade Representative discuss ‘making up words’ to get a deal over the line and ‘haggling over individual words’
  • Negotiators from the United States and China are believed to be closing in on a deal to bring an end to the US-China trade war
Topic |   US-China trade war

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China and the United States have officially had nine round of talks to end the ongoing trade war, with the 10th set to take place in Beijing this week. Photo: AFP
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