Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) meets his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong-ho in Pyongyang. Photo: Handout

China tells North Korea it wants ‘closer communication and cooperation on world stage’

  • Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi tells North Korean counterpart Ri Yong-ho during Pyongyang visit that the two countries ‘have always been in the same boat’
  • The meeting comes as both nations face deadlocks in talks with Washington
Topic |   North Korea

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Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) meets his North Korean counterpart Ri Yong-ho in Pyongyang. Photo: Handout
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US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agreed in June that trade talks should resume but they remain stalled. Photo: AP

China concessions to US would be ‘grave error’ in any trade deal

  • Beijing urged to continue the trade war struggle until victory achieved
  • Don’t be weak in face of bullying behaviour, Communist Party mouthpiece says
Topic |   US-China trade war

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US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping agreed in June that trade talks should resume but they remain stalled. Photo: AP
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