US President Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing a tough stance. Photo: Reuters US President Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing a tough stance. Photo: Reuters
US President Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing a tough stance. Photo: Reuters

China hurried work on anti-sanctions law ‘after Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing to take a tough stance’

  • Government advisers say the plans were accelerated after the US President dashed hopes he would take a softer approach than Donald Trump
  • Sources say discussions about the law started last year, but progress had initially been slow while Beijing waited to see what the new administration would do

Topic |   China’s anti-sanctions law
US President Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing a tough stance. Photo: Reuters US President Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing a tough stance. Photo: Reuters
US President Joe Biden disappointed Beijing by continuing a tough stance. Photo: Reuters
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