The Trade War Begins

As of 12:01am on Friday (July 6) morning, the trade war between the United States and China began in earnest. The American government began to collect tariffs on $34 billion worth of goods, which was immediately followed by the Chinese government’s equivalent response of tariffs on 545 goods including beer, seafood, dairy and automobiles. The tariffs are the culmination […]

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China Cultural Center Inaugurated in Bulgaria

The first China Cultural Center in Bulgaria was inaugurated here on Thursday. The center, covering an area of almost 4,000 square meters, is located in the downtown of Sofia, Bulgaria’s capital city, and includes exhibition halls, a library and rooms for teaching Chinese language, calligraphy, music, martial arts, dance and cuisine. Zhang Xu, China’s Vice […]

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China Top Destination of Latin American Exports

China will become the leading destination for exports from Latin America and the Caribbean in 2017, with growth of 23 percent this year, according to a new report by the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). ECLAC’s executive secretary, Alicia Barcena, unveiled the annual report on the region’s trade on Monday […]

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Import Anti-Dumping Investigation Launched

An anti-dumping investigation into ethanolamine imported from the United States, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, and Thailand has been started by the Chinese Ministry of Commerce. The ministry received a joint application demanding an inquiry from six domestic producers, who accused foreign manufacturers of dumping the products on the Chinese market, according to an official statement. The […]

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