Wang Xiangwei
Wang Xiangwei
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei

As Beijing finally congratulates Biden, China looks towards closer economic ties with the US

  • The Chinese leadership is seemingly looking to avoid the risk of antagonising the president-elect, with whom they need to work to reduce bilateral tension
  • But while Beijing is cautiously optimistic that a Biden presidency will be more manageable, Trump will be missed – for reasons ironic and sincere

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