WATCH: China, US agree to roll back tariffs

2019-11-08 15:55

China and the US have agreed to roll back tariffs if a broader 'phase one' trade deal is agreed, but Reuters sources say the plan faces fierce opposition from some in the White House.

WATCH: Indian police rescue baby about to be buried alive

2019-11-01 21:39

Indian police rescued a baby as its family was about to bury it alive, officials said Friday.

WATCH: US-China deal may not be ready to sign, says a source

2019-10-30 13:11

An interim trade agreement between the United States and China might not be completed in time for signing in Chile next month as expected but that does not mean the accord is falling apart, a US administration official has said.

China backs US farm purchases as trade talks atmosphere warms

2019-09-13 20:31

China says it is encouraging companies to buy US farm products including soybeans and pork, and will exclude those commodities from additional tariffs, in the latest move to ease tensions before the two sides resume trade talks.

WATCH: US and China to hold high-level trade talks

2019-09-05 21:02

China's commerce ministry said that Washington and Beijing have agreed to hold high-level talks on the on-going trade war between the two in October.

WATCH: China, US kick off new round of tariffs

2019-09-02 20:26

China and the United States have imposed additional tariffs on each other’s imports on Sunday, but US President Donald Trump said the sides would still meet for talks later this month.

China prepares for the worst on trade war after Trump’s flip-flops

2019-08-29 11:51

Perhaps nobody was more surprised to hear that China had called President Donald Trump’s administration to restart trade talks than the government in Beijing itself.

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In Trump-Xi fight, both leaders make big bets that may backfire

2019-08-07 13:13

When Xi Jinping first met Donald Trump back in 2017, the Chinese leader said they had “a thousand reasons to make the China-US relationship a success, and not a single reason to break it.” Two years on, ties are at their lowest point in decades.

All-out trade war could cost global economy $1.2trn - chart

2019-08-05 15:38

The recent escalation in the trade war could cost the already fragile world economy dearly.

 

Chinese experts to help France reconstruct Notre-Dame cathedral

2019-11-06 22:27

Chinese experts will participate in the restoration of France's Notre-Dame cathedral, state media reported on Wednesday, following a meeting between the two countries' heads of state in Beijing.

WATCH: The electoral battle for Brexit and Britain begins

2019-10-30 20:43

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn have traded barbs on Wednesday, as a six week campaign for British votes began.

Next Trump tariffs may soon hit Europe’s luxury-goods exporters

2019-09-17 13:51

Some of Europe’s top luxury brands are targeted in President Donald Trump’s latest tariff salvo, which could affect billions of dollars in exports of American-bound whiskeys, wine, Champagne, handbags and men’s suits.

China to announce policies to cushion trade war, Global Times editor says

2019-09-11 20:40

China will announce moves to ease the negative impact of the trade war, Global Times editor-in-chief Hu Xijin said on Twitter Wednesday, as the world’s two biggest economies inflict higher tariffs on each others’ goods.

Trump heaps more tariffs on China, still no deal in sight

2019-09-02 22:08

The Trump administration has slapped tariffs on roughly $110bn in Chinese imports, marking the latest escalation in a trade war that’s inflicting damage across the world economy. China retaliated.

China indicates it won’t retaliate now on new US tariffs

2019-08-29 13:29

China has indicated that it wouldn’t immediately retaliate against the latest US tariff increase announced by President Donald Trump last week.

After 24 hours, China still unaware of calls mentioned by Trump

2019-08-27 16:08

China has declined to confirm phone calls with the US that President Donald Trump claimed happened over the weekend, during which Trump said China indicated it wanted to work toward a trade deal.

Teenager impaled by beach umbrella while on holiday

2019-08-13 13:31

A 13-year-old boy was left with serious injuries after being impaled by a beach umbrella during a family outing.

WATCH: Trump imposes full economic embargo against Venezuela

2019-08-06 15:52

US President Donald Trump imposed a freeze on all Venezuelan government assets in the United States, sharply escalating an economic and diplomatic pressure campaign aimed at removing socialist President Nicolas Maduro from power.

The 28 countries around the world where same-sex marriage is legal

2019-06-13 11:46

Ecuador became the latest country to approve same-sex marriage on June 12, joining a handful of other Latin American nations.

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