US demand that China commits to reforms in writing threatens to scupper trade talks

//US demand that China commits to reforms in writing threatens to scupper trade talks

US demand that China commits to reforms in writing threatens to scupper trade talks

The trade talks between China and the US face the risk of collapse over one key issue: Washington’s demand that every commitment China agrees to in principle must be written in the text of a final trade deal, according to a Chinese government policy adviser.Shi Yinhong, an adviser to China’s State Council and a US affairs professor at Renmin University, said the US had pressed China to make changes on structural issues, such as subsidies for state-owned enterprises, changes that Beijing found…

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