Wang Xiangwei
Wang Xiangwei

SCMP Columnist

China Briefing by Wang Xiangwei

No discord, no concord: Xi-Biden meeting is a sign China-US relations may enter a period of de-risking

  • The leaders have agreed in principle to hold a virtual meeting before the end of the year – the first formal talks since Biden took office
  • It comes amid recent developments that provide grounds for cautious optimism, as both countries have started to move away from their confrontational approach