Is ‘firefighter’ Wang Qishan working behind the scenes on trade talks?

//Is ‘firefighter’ Wang Qishan working behind the scenes on trade talks?

Is ‘firefighter’ Wang Qishan working behind the scenes on trade talks?

Vice-President Wang Qishan – who is known as China’s “firefighter” for taking on the tough jobs – said his main task now was “ceremonial diplomacy”, amid speculation that he has played a behind-the-scenes role in trade negotiations with Washington.Wang made the remarks on Monday when he met Marcelo Ebrard, Mexico’s foreign affairs secretary, who was on an official visit to Beijing, according to Hong Kong-based Phoenix Television.“After 13 years, you’ve become more mature and I’ve become old,”…

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