Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He says there are three main differences between China and the United States in the trade talks. Photo: Bloomberg

This ‘may be the start of the long haul’ in crossing the US-China trade divide

  • Washington and Beijing remain far apart on core issues and will alternate between conflict and talks, observers say
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He says there are three main differences between China and the United States in the trade talks. Photo: Bloomberg
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US President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that he intended to raise tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10 to 25 per cent. Photo: AFP

Beijing threatens to respond to US after Donald Trump repeats plan to keep trade war tariffs in place

  • US president accuses Beijing of attempting to negotiate with his political opponents to avoid having to make concessions
  • Trump tweets a day before Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He is to arrive in Washington for trade talks
Topic |   US-China trade war

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US President Donald Trump tweeted on Sunday that he intended to raise tariffs on US$200 billion worth of Chinese goods from 10 to 25 per cent. Photo: AFP
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