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  • Delta announces new nonstop flights connecting Atlanta to China!

    PHOTO: Delta Bombardier C-Series aircraft. (photo courtesy of Delta Air Lines) Delta Air Lines continued its global expansion this week with the launch of a new nonstop flight connecting Atlanta and Shanghai. During a ceremony at the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta Tuesday, officials from the State of Georgia, the City of...
  • China makes about $8.46 from iPhones…But here’s where the US tariffs have targeted the most

    The Trump administration’s tariffs on China have so far targeted mostly industrial goods like aircraft engines and gas compressors. But the administration has also threatened to slap tariffs on $200 billion in other goods if the dispute continues. No list of goods has been released, but the list would have to include consumer...
  • Trump starts and China fires back !

    The Chinese government said Friday it “immediately” retaliated against increased U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as President Donald Trump’s administration effectively launched a trade war with its most important trading partner. China’s foreign ministry in Beijing said that tit-for-tat duties on U.S. goods took effect straight away after Washington’s 25 percent tariff on...
  • Did President Trump just change his previous plan on China ???

    President Donald Trump is shifting away from a previously announced plan to impose limits on Chinese investment in American technology companies and high-tech exports to China. Instead, the president is calling on Congress to enhance an existing review process. Senior administration officials disclosed the plans Wednesday. They said they...
  • If the US follows thru with tariffs threat, China warns there will be retaliation

    China warned the White House Friday that it will respond “in the first instance” to protect its economy if President Trump moves forward with any tariffs on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods. At the daily briefing here, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said, “If the U.S. side adopts unilateralism...
  • President Trump speaks on tariffs on China and a tech crackdown

    President Trump said Tuesday that he would proceed with tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese imports and introduce new limits on Chinese investment in U.S. high-tech industries as part of a broad campaign to crack down on Chinese acquisition of U.S. technology. “The United States will implement specific investment...
  • 13 trademarks approved for Ivanka Trump in China over 3 month period

    Ivanka Trump’s brand continues to win foreign trademarks in China and the Philippines, adding to questions about conflicts of interest at the White House, the Associated Press has found. On Sunday, China granted the first daughter’s company final approval for its 13th trademark in the last three months, trademark office records...
  • State Department issues warning to Americans in China after possible sonic attack

    The State Department has warned U.S. citizens in China about a U.S. government employee who reported feeling “sensations of sound and pressure,” symptoms that bear a resemblance to ones felt by injured American personnel at the U.S. embassy in Havana. The U.S. government employee, assigned to the city of...
  • The Latest: Trump defends US trade dealings with China

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-China trade talks (all times local): 8:45 a.m. President Donald Trump is defending his administration’s trade dealings with China a day after his Treasury secretary said the two countries were putting a trade war “on hold.” Trump tweeted Monday: “China has agreed to...