This will ultimately be an economic contest.
For years, China has walked a fine line on Syria. It supported diplomatic efforts to end the conflict but refused to be drawn into the complex conflagration that threatens to consume the Middle East. But on August 14, a visit by a senior official in the People’s Liberation Army appeared to reverse China’s careful attempts to steer clear of entanglements in Syria. It also raised broader questions about Beijing’s long-standing aversion to military intervention in foreign conflicts.
The EU Chamber warned China that it risked a protectionist backlash unless it opened its markets faster to foreign investment.
Tension over trade between Europe and the US on one side and China on the other has been high and rising in recent months, not least because of the frothy protectionist rhetoric emanating from the US presidential primaries. It is an awkward time...
The Group of Seven nations will take steps to tackle a global glut in steel that many blame on overcapacity at Chinese producers of the material used
Gambardella believes it is time for the EU to reflect on why its ability to compete with other economies is getting worse in many sectors s. Gambardella said a wise decision should be to adopt a forward looking political approach,whereby granting MES could be used by the European institutions to strengthen the bilateral dialogue with the Chinese authorities in support of the institutions'endeavor to facilitate the business activities of EU companies in China a.
In another sign of escalating trade tensions between China and the United States, Beijing told the World Trade Organization on Friday that Washington was failing to implement a WTO ruling against punitive U.S. tariffs on a range of Chinese goods.
TOKYO: The Group of Seven nations will take steps to tackle a global glut in steel that many blame on overcapacity at Chinese producers of the material used in construction and cars, according to...
The European Commission (EC) should follow World Trade Organization (WTO) rules in its anti-subsidy investigation into Chinese steel exports, a Ministry of Commerce (MOC) official has said.
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A sudden turnaround in Chinese steel prices changed everything for the country’s so-called “zombie” steel mills.