New round of US-China trade talks begin in Washington with eye toward reaching framework for final deal

//New round of US-China trade talks begin in Washington with eye toward reaching framework for final deal

New round of US-China trade talks begin in Washington with eye toward reaching framework for final deal

China and the United States began a fresh round of high-level talks in Washington on Thursday, amid reports of progress in their bid to nail down a meaningful deal ahead of the deadline for an agreement to end their trade war.Time is running short toward March 1 when the US has threatened to raise tariffs on US$200 billion of Chinese products from 10 per cent to 25 per cent.On Tuesday, however, US President Donald Trump suggested that he might extend the March 1 deadline, saying the talks were…

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