Gulf Times - US-China-trade
Trump hints at softer stance on China's Huawei

Trump hints at softer stance on China's Huawei

President Donald Trump said on Saturday that US companies could sell equipment to Chinese telecom giant Huawei, indicating a potentially softer position on a key sticking point in the US-China trade war.

White House says China trade talks to resume in Washington next week

White House says China trade talks to resume in Washington next week

China's top economic official will visit Washington next week to resume trade talks with the Trump administration, the White House said on Monday, after discussions in Beijing last week yielded no agreement on a long list of US trade demands.

Hardline Israel defence minister pushes ‘carrot and stick’ West Bank plan

Hardline Israel defence minister pushes ‘carrot and stick’ West Bank plan

Israel’s hardline defence minister Avigdor Lieberman has a new “carrot and stick” policy for the West Bank that will penalise the hometowns of Palestinian attackers while rewarding others, his ministry said yesterday.