Steve Bannon talks Taiwan and Hong Kong with Chinese exile Guo Wengui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Jan. 27, Chinese real estate tycoon and political exile, Guo Wengui (郭文貴) uploaded video of former U.S. presidential advisor Steve Bannon speaking on China-US relations...

Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, upbeat talk on China

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher on Thursday as positive U.S. earnings reports reassured investors that the world's largest economy was on track. Comments by a top Chinese official buo...

US stocks edge higher after huge swings in recent trading

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are edging higher in early trading on Wall Street Monday after enormous swings the previous two days. Representatives from the U.S. and China began a roun...

China's Vice President expected to meet Trump at Davos summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China’s Vice President Wang Qishan (王岐山) is expected to meet U.S. President Donald Trump at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting later this month, reports suggest...

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 mostly higher ahead of US midterms vote

BANGKOK (AP) — Share prices were mostly higher Tuesday in Asia as investors awaited the outcome of the U.S. midterm elections. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index jumped 1.1 perc...

China's vice president kicks off innovation summit in Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — China's vice president and Israel's prime minister have kicked off a joint innovation summit — where the two countries are working to cement their fast-growing relationship. ...

Chinese VP Wang meets Israeli, Palestinian officials

JERUSALEM (AP) — China's vice president has met with Israeli and Palestinian officials as part of a three-day trip to the region. Wang Qishan visited the West Bank on Tuesday, where ...

Chinese VP kicks off visit to Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) — China's vice president has kicked off a trip to Israel, in a signal of the warming ties between the two countries. Wang Qishan arrived on Monday for a three-day trip...

Trump administration will seize US assets of top Chinese officials: Guo Wengui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The controversial Chinese real estate tycoon Guo Wengui (郭文貴), living in exile in New York, claims that the U.S. government is preparing to further escalate their tra...

Jack Ma retiring may signal conflict with Xi Jinping and Chinese govt: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the announcement that Jack Ma, the chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba would retire in September 2019, and hand the reins of the company to current CEO Daniel Z...

The Latest: China seafood importers feel trade dispute pinch

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the U.S.-China trade dispute (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Chinese seafood merchants say they have already begun buying lobster and fis...

Chicago mayor meets Chinese VP amid trade conflict

BEIJING (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, on a mission to salvage business deals threatened by a tariff war, says Chinese officials expressed confidence during his visit to Beijing that they can surv...

Trusted Xi ally a rising influence on China's foreign policy

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping is increasingly turning to friend and trusted confidant Wang Qishan to help guide the country's foreign relations as he prepares for a potentially bruising ...

Xi Jinping re-elected as president of China, Wang Qishan is vice president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping (習近平) was re-elected as president of China with a unanimous vote, while his former anti-corruption tsar Wang Qishan (王岐山) is...