US-China deal ‘not close’ after hawkish minister signals Beijing’s resolve – South China Morning Post

US-China deal ‘not close’ after hawkish minister signals Beijing’s resolve – South China Morning Post

The minister’s comments indicated China was preparing for a protracted trade war with the US, an analyst said. Photo: EPA-EFE

  • Commerce minister tells People’s Daily ‘US started this economic and trade dispute’ and that ‘we must make the best of the spirit of struggle’
  • Beijing is in no hurry to reach a deal, analyst says: ‘It looks like China is waiting to see what happens after the 2020 election’

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US-China trade war

Jun Mai


Jun Mai

 

Published: 9:34am, 16 Jul, 2019

Updated: 2:34pm, 16 Jul, 2019

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