China’s Economy Slows Sharply, in Challenge for Xi Jinping

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Car sales are falling. Housing is slow. Workers get three-month unpaid vacations. For Chinese leaders, pressure for a trade deal with President Trump is rising.

China’s Economy Slows Sharply, in Challenge for Xi Jinping

Created by The New York Times at 14-12-2018 13:14:23 +0000

Car sales are falling. Housing is slow. Workers get three-month unpaid vacations. For Chinese leaders, pressure for a trade deal with President Trump is rising.

China and Russia inch closer together

Created by Axios at 14-12-2018 00:17:53 +0000

Washington's worried about new cold wars. But out East, things are warming up

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The massive Marriott hack could be a surprising piece of ammunition in Trump's trade talks with China

Created by CNBC at 13-12-2018 12:36:02 +0000

The Obama administration struck a deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2015, agreeing that neither country would steal personal information of the other's citizens.

Callum Hudson-Odoi and Ethan Ampadu to start? Chelsea predicted XI to face MOL Vidi in Europa League

Created by TalkSport at 13-12-2018 09:32:52 +0000

The Blues are already guaranteed to finish top of Group L after winning all five of their opening games

Exclusive: China makes first big U.S. soybean purchase since Trump-Xi truce

Created by Reuters at 13-12-2018 00:12:38 +0000

China on Wednesday made its first major purchases of U.S. soybeans since President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping struck a trade war truce earlier this month, providing some relief to U.S. farmers who have struggled to find buyers for the…

Paul Pogba watch: Man United midfielder ominous on return to starting XI as Jose Mourinho’s men fall to d

Created by TalkSport at 12-12-2018 22:30:41 +0000

The World Cup winner was recalled by Mourinho after being benched for the last two games

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Exclusive: China makes first major buy of U.S. soybeans since Trump-Xi meet

Created by Reuters at 12-12-2018 18:41:13 +0000

China on Wednesday bought at least 500,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans in its first major purchase of the oilseed since U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping struck a trade war truce earlier this month, traders said.

Trump expresses openness to using Huawei CFO as bargaining chip in China trade talks

Created by CNN at 12-12-2018 00:33:56 +0000

President Donald Trump said Tuesday his administration is open to using the arrest of Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou as a bargaining chip in ongoing trade negotiations with China.

Mane and Henderson in Liverpool XI to face Napoli

Created by FourFourTwo at 11-12-2018 19:31:01 +0000

Jurgen Klopp has selected the attacking trio of Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah to face Napoli in the Champions League.

Jamie Carragher Mocks Gary Neville’s Combined Manchester United-Liverpool XI For One Player Choice

Created by The Sport Bible at 11-12-2018 14:20:57 +0000

Manchester United vs Liverpool on Sunday. Gary Neville vs Jamie Carragher on Monday Night Football. The rivalry has hit overtime, folks.

Portuguese deals reveal Europe's divided front in confronting China

Created by Axios at 11-12-2018 00:44:24 +0000

They're buying what Xi's selling.

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UEFA's 'Ultimate XI' Is Packed With Legends Of The Game

Created by The Sport Bible at 10-12-2018 17:04:23 +0000

Icons all over the place...

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Behind the scenes of Trump's trade wars

Created by Axios at 10-12-2018 00:15:00 +0000

The reality is that this is Trump’s show.

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Details Emerge in U.S.’s Trade Truce With China

Created by The Wall Street Journal at 09-12-2018 13:02:00 +0000

A week after President Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping struck a trade truce in Buenos Aires, details of the ceasefire are becoming clear—big Chinese purchases, tough negotiations and shifting deadlines to finish a deal.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's trade claims, Paris protesters' chant

Created by Associated Press at 08-12-2018 16:41:27 +0000

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager for a historic trade agreement, President Donald Trump is claiming done deals with China that aren't measuring up to the hype. He describes last week's meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Buenos Aires, Argentina, as "extraordi…

China to celebrate 40th anniversary of "Reform & Opening" policy

Created by Axios at 08-12-2018 03:00:00 +0000

December will be a busy month for Xi and the PRC leadership.

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Tour Match, West Indies tour of Bangladesh at Savar, Dec 6 2018 | Match Report | ESPNCricinfo

Created by ESPN Cric Info at 07-12-2018 04:22:47 +0000

Get a report of the Bangladesh Cricket Board XI vs West Indians 2018 cricket match.

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A Huawei Exec’s Arrest Complicates the US-China Trade Dispute

Created by Wired at 06-12-2018 23:50:20 +0000

Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's CFO and the daughter of its founder, was arrested in Canada the same day that Presidents Trump and Xi met to discuss tariffs.

Bolton didn't about Huawei CFO's arrest during Trump, Xi meeting, spokesperson says

Created by CBS News at 06-12-2018 23:03:20 +0000

National security adviser had suggested earlier he knew of the high-profile arrest during the G-20 meeting

‘Shocking’ arrest of Huawei CFO in Canada threatens to upend trade truce between U.S. and China

Created by Financial Post at 06-12-2018 19:07:40 +0000

While the U.S. routinely asks allies to extradite drug lords, arms dealers and other criminals, arresting a major Chinese executive like this is rare — if not unprecedented

Arrest of Senior Huawei Executive Steps Up U.S.-China Confrontation

Created by The Wall Street Journal at 06-12-2018 15:15:00 +0000

The arrest of a senior executive of networking-gear maker Huawei Technologies Co. intensifies the confrontation in the already divisive China-U.S. negotiations on trade, striking at Chinese President Xi Jinping’s ambitions to make the country a tech superpowe…

How the Arrest of a High-Profile Huawei Executive Could Upend President Trump's Truce with China

Created by Time at 06-12-2018 15:00:25 +0000

On the same day Donald Trump and Xi Jinping struck a trade war truce Canadian authorities arrested Huawei executive Wanzhou Meng.

Proteas leave little room for secrets

Created by News24 at 06-12-2018 12:48:49 +0000

The Proteas’ XI for the first Test against Pakistan at Centurion seems anything but a topic for intrigue or suspense, writes Rob Houwing.

‘Shocking’ arrest of Huawei CFO in Canada threatens to upend Trump-China trade truce

Created by Financial Post at 06-12-2018 11:41:46 +0000

While the U.S. routinely asks allies to extradite drug lords, arms dealers and other criminals, arresting a major Chinese executive like this is rare — if not unprecedented

China promises prompt action on U.S. trade pact | CBC News

Created by CBC News at 06-12-2018 09:22:45 +0000

A Chinese government spokesperson says Beijing will "immediately implement" terms of a tariff cease-fire with Washington and is "full of confidence" a trade agreement can be reached within 90 days.

China commerce ministry says goal in trade talks with U.S. is to remove all tariffs

Created by Reuters at 06-12-2018 07:37:39 +0000

China's commerce ministry said on Thursday that the ultimate goal in Sino-U.S. trade talks is to remove all tariffs, adding that the recent meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping had been successful.

China hails Trump-Xi summit, but offers no new details

Created by Reuters at 06-12-2018 01:26:12 +0000

The summit between President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump in Argentina was "friendly and candid" and would help to avoid further trade tensions, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday, but offered no new details on the talks.

China hails 'mutual respect' as it loops Portugal into belt initiative

Created by Reuters at 05-12-2018 21:43:25 +0000

China will always stick to "mutual respect" in its efforts to deal with global challenges, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday in Lisbon, where he signed agreements to link Portugal to Beijing's belt and road initiative.

Pogba, Lukaku dropped as Rojo returns for Manchester United

Created by FourFourTwo at 05-12-2018 20:01:01 +0000

Following a disappointing draw at Southampton, Jose Mourinho has removed two big-name players from Manchester United's starting XI.