Communist Party mouthpiece People’s Daily has sought to ramp up the rhetoric ahead of a possible meeting between Xi Jinping and Donald Trump. Photo: Reuters

China’s state media tells US it picked the ‘wrong rival at the wrong time’

  • ‘Stubbornly putting pressure on countries’ is a miscalculation by Washington, People’s Daily commentary says
  • Without the ‘foundation of equality and common development’, gains made by any nation will be short-lived
Topic |   US-China relations

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Communist Party mouthpiece People’s Daily has sought to ramp up the rhetoric ahead of a possible meeting between Xi Jinping and Donald Trump. Photo: Reuters
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“President Trump is the first guy in these several decades to take strong actions to remedy a very unbalanced trading relationship where the Chinese have violated international trade law,” White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Thursday. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Larry Kudlow: US needs to ‘kick butt’ to get trade deal with China

  • The White House’s chief economic adviser argues that strong-arm tactics are needed, especially with Beijing
Topic |   POLITICO

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“President Trump is the first guy in these several decades to take strong actions to remedy a very unbalanced trading relationship where the Chinese have violated international trade law,” White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Thursday. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
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