Politics & Society

US automaker case may signal Chinese retaliation on Trump talk

China's plan to punish a US automaker accused of price-fixing is a sign of how Beijing could retali

US firms fear instability on Trump's China remarks

US President-elect Donald Trump's challenges to China on trade and Taiwan are rattling American com

EU adjusts anti-dumping law over Chinese goods

European Union governments broke a long-running deadlock Tuesday to reach an agreement that will al

Trump top diplomat pick fosters Chinese uncertainty

Beijing on Tuesday called for the United States to further develop Sino-US relations after presiden

Beijing concerned by Trump's treatment of 'one-china' policy

China expressed alarm over US President-elect Donald Trump's suggestion that he is willing to use a

China challenges US, EU on market economy status

China has launched a legal challenge against the EU and US over their reluctance to treat it as a "

After Trump, Mexico moves to deepen China ties

China and Mexico pledged on Monday to deepen ties at a meeting between their top diplomats followin

US denies China market economy status

The Obama administration has decided it won't grant China the official market-economy status Beijin

Trump questions 'one China' policy

US President-elect Donald Trump said the United States did not necessarily have to stick to its lon

US business upbeat on Branstad ambassador appointment

American business leaders were upbeat on the naming of a new US ambassador to China, optimistic tha

China drops Aixtron deal following block by US

China's Fujian Grand Chip Investment Fund has dropped its takeover bid for chip equipment maker Aix

EU firms brace for China WTO status changes

An approaching World Trade Organization deadline makes higher prices likelier for European goods ma

China downplays Trump's Taiwan call

A rattled Beijing has played down the impact on relations with Washington of US president-elect Don

EU blames China for environmental trade talks collapse

Europe's trade negotiator blamed China on Sunday for scuppering a global environmental trade deal b

China's VAT reform to strengthen local government finances

China's central government will give fixed rebates on value-added taxes (VATs) to local governments

Online donation platforms drive charity increase

Individual philanthropy in China is on the rise thanks to the growing popularity of online donation

'Two-child policy' drives modest baby boom

The number of children born in China this year is set to rise by 5.7% compared to 2015 as a result

China to start $35bn Pakistan silk road investment

More than three quarters of $46 billion of planned Chinese-led investment in Pakistan will be imple

China said to threaten retaliation for US tariffs

Chinese officials have warned of retaliation against the US if Washington levies tariffs on the wor

Mexico looking to China as Trump dumps TPP

Mexico said on Tuesday the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) could form the basis for bilateral trade

APEC Summit: China pledges to lead global trade

Chinese president Xi Jinping vowed on Saturday to open the door even wider to foreign business and

US regulator fights Chinese Aixtron buyout

US regulators are yet again set to block a takeover of a European technology company by a Chinese b

The Times are A'Changing

You have probably noticed this, too, dear readers, but the times appear to be changing.

China looks to seize Asian trade leadership after Trump win

China will position itself as free trade's new champion at an Asia-Pacific summit this weekend, wit

Panel urges ban on Chinese SOEs buying US firms

Reuters reports th

Trump may welcome Chinese investment

While Donald Trump might take a hard line on Chinese exports to the United States, he will likely w

Xi Jinping urges Trump, China cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping told US president-elect Donald Trump on Monday that co-operation betwe

Indebted local governments will not see bailouts

The State Council has released a contingency plan for managing the mountain of local government deb

China warns Trump against chucking climate deal

China has warned Donald Trump that he will be defying the wishes of the entire planet if he acts on

Trump, strong dollar blamed for RMB slide

Caixin reports the Peopl


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