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TALKS between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Premier Shinzo Abe in Osaka before the G-20 summit illustrate the much improved relationship between the two countries, with both sides...

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THE meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may have been a bit of political theatre by the former reality TV personality to indulge his domestic political...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump said on Monday additional tariffs on Chinese goods were ready to kick in after the G20 summit this month if no trade deal is reached with China and...

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THE US-China trade talks have been suspended for more than two weeks with no sign of a revival. Listening to Donald Trump talk about his good friend Xi Jinping, one may be forgiven for thinking...

CHINA must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is increasingly complex, President Xi Jinping said in comments carried by state media on Wednesday, as the US-China trade war...

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THIS year marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China and major celebrations are planned. But, as the lifting of term limits for the president last year underlines...

THE EU-China summit kicks off on Tuesday amid growing bilateral tension. Europe is becoming increasingly important for Chinese foreign policy and this is fuelling concerns in Brussels that Beijing...

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IN ASIA, the political atmosphere is heating up in the Taiwan Strait because of the convergence of developments in China, Taiwan and the United States.

[PARIS] As Europe struggles to come up with a coherent position on China, President Xi Jinping has a suggestion: just trust Beijing.

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump was upbeat on Thursday about high-level trade talks with Chinese officials in Washington but said no final deal would be made until he meets with Chinese...