Presidents Xi Jinping (left) and Donald Trump (right) meet during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in December, and are set to talk again in Osaka. Photo: AP

China and US must both compromise at Xi-Trump meeting, Beijing negotiator says

  • Beijing should not be only side to make concessions when presidents meet in Osaka, Wang Shouwen says
  • Chinese foreign ministry accuses US of indulging in ‘fool’s talk’ amid reports Trump is planning further restrictions on Chinese tech firms
Topic |   G20

TOP PICKS

Presidents Xi Jinping (left) and Donald Trump (right) meet during the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in December, and are set to talk again in Osaka. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE
Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

Is the G20 destined to fade into irrelevance in a leaderless world – courtesy of Donald Trump?

  • Trade war is expected to again overshadow the ‘premier forum for international economic cooperation’
  • US president’s aim is ‘to hijack the summit and divert it towards a confrontation with China’, analyst says
Topic |   G20

TOP PICKS

Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
READ FULL ARTICLE