Political risk consultants say US-China relations one of top risks for 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Political risk consultancy firm Eurasia Group has published its “Top Risks for 2019” report, which lists U.S.-China tensions as one of the biggest harbingers o...

US-China relations will never be what they once were: Kissinger

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, at 95 years old, made a visit to China last week where he met with several top communist party officials and was greeted as...

Asian shares slide on worries over US-China relations

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets tumbled Monday as traders feared that President Donald Trump only reported progress in trade talks with China to score political points as the U.S. midterm elections dra...

Asian shares slide on worries over US-China relations

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets tumbled Monday as traders feared that President Donald Trump only reported progress in trade talks with China to score political points as the U.S. midterm elections dra...

INF Treaty: Would US dropout begin an arms race with China?

Last Saturday, US President Donald Trump announced during a speech that the US would be pulling out of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) with Russia. Although China is not included ...

The Latest: Mattis doesn't see US-China relations worsening

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on U.S.-China relations(all times local): 8:20 p.m. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says he doesn't see the U.S. relationship with China worsen...

Asian stocks rise on possible US-China talks amid tensions

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher Thursday after a report that the U.S. proposed a new round of trade negotiations with China quelled fears that a dispute between the world's two large...

US-China Trade War: Chinese companies selling US real estate assets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In response to the mounting tensions and ongoing trade war with the U.S., Beijing has reportedly begun restricting private Chinese investment into overseas real estate, in...

Analysis: Trade rocks already unstable US-China relations

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's trade battle with China will exacerbate relations with Beijing that are already fraying on several fronts. The U.S. is taking a more confro...

Trump's tariffs: What they are and how China is responding

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump just imposed tariffs on hundreds of Chinese products — from X-ray tubes to incinerators. And Beijing is striking back by targeting U.S. soybeans, b...

China urges US to make 'wise choices,' handle Taiwan 'with caution'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For the second time in less than a month, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi held a joint press conference after privately meeting. ...

Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods as early as Friday, a move that could put his trade polic...

US defense chief Jim Mattis rebukes Chinese 'intimidation' in South China Sea

Beijing's military buildup in the South China Sea calls into question its broader goals in the region, the US secretary of defense told a high-profile international security forum on Saturday. Ji...

Trump says US will help penalized Chinese company, ZTE Corp.

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a surprising overture to China, President Donald Trump said Sunday he would help a Chinese telecommunications company get “back into business,” saying too many j...

Why Taiwan must take measured response to John Bolton appointment

On the face of it, relations between the U.S. and Taiwan could not be rosier than they are right now. The recently passed Taiwan Travel Act allows for greater high-level exchanges between the two c...