trade negotiations

15 Countries Sign China-led Regional Trade Deal

Fifteen countries in the Asia-Pacific region on Monday signed the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), one of the largest free trade agreements in history. Inspired by the 10 member states of the Association of...

China Looms Over Russia’s Far East

At The Diplomat, Gabe Collins describes the uneasy balances of trade and demography in Russia’s far east, and the region’s importance to Sino-Russian and broader international relations. Russian media sources say...

Global Trade: “Everyone’s Afraid of China”

Two recent articles describe different points of friction between China and the global trade system: Beijing’s foot-dragging in complying with current agreements, and the possible effects of China’s rise on the...

China to Send 14 Delegates to Economic Talks in U.S. – Mary Lu Carnevale

China doubles its economic negotiation troops over US’s last year to China, from Wall Street Journal: Beijing expects to send 14 cabinet-level officials to Washington May 23-24. Bush administration dispatched just seven top officials along with U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke to Beijing in December to launch the dialogue. “We are going to do everything […]



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