China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei
Are China and the US heading for a breather after months of sparring?
- China-US relations have sunk to new lows, but a meeting between their top diplomats has raised the tantalising hope of a ceasefire
- On top of this, it increasingly looks like Trump is Beijing’s favourite candidate in the upcoming American presidential elections
Wang Xiangwei was the Post's editor-in-chief from 2012-2015. He started his 20-year career at the China Daily, before moving to the UK, where he worked at a number of news organisations, including the BBC Chinese Service. He moved to Hong Kong in 1993 and worked at the Eastern Express before joining the Post in 1996 as China business reporter. He became China editor in 2000 and deputy editor in 2007, a position he held for four years prior to being promoted to Editor-in-Chief. He has a master's degree in journalism, and a bachelor's degree in English.