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Donald Trump and Xi Jinping unveil US-China trade deals and outcomes of Beijing talks

Chinese and US presidents held formal talks this morning ahead of a press conference in Beijing

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 09 November, 2017, 12:52pm
UPDATED : Friday, 10 November, 2017, 10:44am

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have witnessed the signing of deals worth US$253 billion following formal talks in Beijing, making the US head of state’s visit to China one of the most fruitful for Chinese and US businesses in terms of the value of agreements struck.

Xi and Trump capped their talks with a joint press conference.