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OECD Raises China Growth Forecast And Risks To It

THE OECD HAS edged up its growth forecast for China this year to 6.7% from the 6.6% it projected in November but holds its 2019 forecast unchanged at 6.4%. 335 more words


Breakthrough Or Blunder, Trump-Kim Talks Trouble China

CHINA HAS LONG held that talks are the only way to de-escalate tensions between North Korea and the United States. It now has talks — or at least the promise of them — following US President Donald Trump’s surprise acceptance of an offer to sit down with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un by May for a face-to-face discussion on denuclearization. 828 more words


China Tries To Mend US Relations While Preparing For Trade War 

TRADE WARS ARE good, and easy to win, tweets US President Donald Trump.

When a country (USA) is losing many billions of dollars on trade with virtually every country it does business with, trade wars are good, and easy to win.

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China, Cuba, and the United States: Intersections and divergences

Written by Adrian H. Hearn.

Cuba’s relations with China, and any other nation, are conditioned by its relations with the United States. The bilateral agreements pursued under the Obama administration have had an impact on the island, and president Trump is unlikely to substantially undermine the bilateral détente. 1,767 more words


Cuba’s changing of the guard and Sino-Cuban Relations

Written by Scott MacDonald.

In April 2018 Cuba is expecting to undergo a major development – the 86-year old Raul Castro is scheduled to step down as the nation’s President. 1,519 more words


China And The United States: Reverse Merger

SINCE AT LEAST World War 2, the lodestar of US foreign policy has been to steer authoritarian regimes towards norms of free-market democracy on the American model through engagement backed by the United States’ economic and military supremacy. 1,604 more words


China: Four questions for the Quad

Written by Keshav Kelkar.

Recently the four naval chiefs of the United States, Japan, Australia, and India met at the Raisina Dialogue, India’s premier foreign policy gathering. 715 more words