Chinese consumers are increasingly hungry for pork. With U.S. imports more expensive due to tariffs, companies around the world see an opportunity for long-term business—and for a fundamental realignment in the global supply chain.
Lingling WeiChina's Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang confirmed @WSJ scoop at a briefing today: "The government has received an invitation from the United States for trade talks, and welcomes it." wsj.com/articles/u-s-p… via @WSJ
Chinese leaders are stepping up a charm offensive with U.S. multinationals and sheathing earlier threats of retaliation as Beijing changes tack to keep the trade fight with Washington from scaring off foreign investors.
Lingling WeiPresident Xi pledged to "punch back" at U.S. on trade two months ago. Now his economic envoy is telling U.S. cos Beijing "won't allow retribution." What's changed? Beijing is worried about losing foreign cos key to China's future. W/@yoko_kubotawsj.com/articles/china… via @WSJ
Lingling WeiBeijing allows ExxonMobil to build a $10B wholly-owned petrochemical project in China? “They don’t care anymore about who owns the equity, as long as the supply chain is in China.” wsj.com/articles/china… via @WSJ
A new wireless era promises to transform how people use the internet, and two countries are fighting over who dominate. At stake are billions of dollars in royalties, a head start in developing new technologies and national security.
The prospect of resolving the U.S. trade battle with China is fading as the White House draws closer to a deal to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement. The outcomes are related, U.S. officials say.
A celebrated wartime alliance between North Korean founding leader Kim Il Sung and a Chinese commander has become the foundation for the kind of commercial ties that could help revive the North Korean economy if international sanctions are eased.
Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong was arrested last week on suspicion of rape, Minneapolis police said on Tuesday as they continue to investigate the entrepreneur’s actions during a residency at the University of Minnesota.