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Washington expresses concern over Beijing's 'unfair and market-distorting' industrial policies

Washington: U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina M. Raimondo held an introductory call on Thursday with the Minister of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China Wang Wentao when she expre ...

Countering China's growing influence, US Senate passes bipartisan bill

Washignton: The US Senate on Tuesday passed legislation to counter  China's growing influence by investing more than $200 billion in American technology, science and research.

China, US resume normal contacts on trade: Beijing

Beijing/Sputnik: China and the United States have resumed normal contacts on trade and economy with a view to resolving differences, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Thursday.

Telecom War: Ethiopia shuns China-backed consortium, favours US

Addis Ababa: China's attempt to establish economic dominance in Africa received a jolt recently when a U.S.-backed consortium beat out one financed by China in a closely watched telec ...

China’s fiscal risks ‘extremely severe’, former Chinese finance minister warns

Beijing: China's former finance minister Lou Jiwei has warned that the country's  fiscal situation is 'extremely severe with risks and challenges'.

US weekly jobless claims barely changed at 787,000 in week to January 2: Labor Dept.

Washington/Sputnik: Some 787,000 Americans filed for jobless benefits last year, little changed from the previous week, Labor Department data showed on Thursday, as US job market recovery ...

China strategically captured entire US supply chain, claims US-based advocacy group

Washington: Lucas Kunce, the national security director at the American Economic Liberties Project, has said that China has “strategically captured our entire supply chain” in ...

Would pursue trade policies to produce progress on China’s abusive practices: US President-elect Joe Biden

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden has said his goal as the head of the country would be to pursue trade policies which are actually more progressive on China’s abusive practi ...

Donald Trump signs order which bans Americans from investing in companies that support Chinese military

Washignton:  US President Donald J. Trump on Thursday signed an Executive Order to protect and restrain American investors from funding Communist Chinese military companies, includin ...