strategic and economic dialogue

Progress, Setbacks in U.S.-China Dialogue

Top officials from the U.S. and China met for the annual bilateral Strategic and Economic Dialogue in Washington this week, the first meetings of their kind since Xi Jinping took power in Beijing. A range of topics was...

China Reaffirms “Absolute Fight” Against Dalai Lama

An article by a Central Party School scholar and reports of experimental concessions in some Tibetan areas have recently given rise to hopes that China might adopt a softer line towards the Dalai Lama. But after police allegedly...

CDT Money: Positive Breeze Amid Diplomatic Firestorm

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s arrival in Beijing for a fourth round of Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED) with several high-ranking members of the Chinese leadership took...

What Will Vice President Biden Find In China?

Evan A. Feigenbaum reports in his blog, Asia Unbound, on Vice President Biden’s recent talk at the opening session of the 2011 U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue.  Feigenbaum identifies five fundamental Chinese...

Timothy Geithner and Wang Qishan on Charlie Rose

Following this week’s Strategic and Economic Dialogue meetings between Chinese and U.S. officials, U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Chinese Vice-Premier Wang Qishan talked about the current state of U.S.-China...

No Major Breakthroughs as U.S.-China Talks Wind Down

The economic dialogue between U.S. officials, including Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and their Chinese counterparts has not yielded major results, the Washington Post reports: At...

Editorial: Jailing Xu Zhiyong

From the Washington Post: At the conclusion of the Strategic Economic Dialogue on July 28, the United States and China issued a news release affirming “the importance of the rule of law to our two countries.” One day...

Le Monde: G-20 or G-2?

France’s Le Monde published an editorial about last week’s summit between Chinese and U.S. leaders, translated by truthout: First observation: while the People’s Republic of China prepares to celebrate its...

Obama Stresses Cooperation Between U.S. and China

From the Washington Post: President Obama opened a high-level meeting with Chinese officials today declaring that the United States and China share a joint responsibility for the 21st century and should strive to cooperate on...

China Is ‘Highly Unlikely’ to Devalue Yuan, Yu Says

Following meetings with U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson, Chinese officials seem unlikely to allow the yuan to depreciate. Bloomberg reports: “It is highly unlikely that China will reverse its course,” Yu Yongding said in...



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