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Bloomberg Pledges to De-Escalate U.S. Trade Tensions with China

Bloomberg Pledges to De-Escalate U.S. Trade Tensions with China

Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg is pledging to de-escalate trade tensions with China and negotiate lower tariffs on soybeans, cotton and other goods as part of an agriculture
The World Catches a Dangerous Virus of the Mind

The World Catches a Dangerous Virus of the Mind

The coronavirus is more than a health menace. It’s a wealth destroyer that the global economy will have to live with for many months to come.
Syrian Crisis Leaves Erdogan in a Jam

Syrian Crisis Leaves Erdogan in a Jam

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Hong Kong Tycoon Lai Arrested in Fresh Crackdown on Activists

Hong Kong Tycoon Lai Arrested in Fresh Crackdown on Activists

Hong Kong media tycoon and a prominent democracy advocate Jimmy Lai, who has long denounced as a traitor by Chinese state media, was among activists swept up in a fresh wave of arrests in the Asian
Coronavirus Shows Scale of Task to Fix China’s Flawed Healthcare

Coronavirus Shows Scale of Task to Fix China’s Flawed Healthcare

Even before the deadly coronavirus epidemic struck, China faced a monumental task to bring its healthcare system up to scratch.
Italy’s Warm Embrace of China Cools as Virus Tests Trade Ties

Italy’s Warm Embrace of China Cools as Virus Tests Trade Ties

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Trump’s Crisis Management Put to the Test

Trump’s Crisis Management Put to the Test

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China Tries to Quell Uproar After Ex-Convict Got Past Wuhan Lockdown

China Tries to Quell Uproar After Ex-Convict Got Past Wuhan Lockdown

China officials pledged to investigate how an ex-convict infected with the coronavirus got to Beijing from a Wuhan prison, in a case fanning new criticism about how the month-old lockdown is being
Bloomberg Says China Can Be Pressured But Doesn’t Use Dictator

Bloomberg Says China Can Be Pressured But Doesn’t Use Dictator

Michael Bloomberg said it’s unrealistic to think the U.S. can stop doing business with China but that as president he could simultaneously pressure Beijing to halt human rights abuses and become a
Xi Jinping and Top Officials Donate Their Own Cash to Virus Fight

Xi Jinping and Top Officials Donate Their Own Cash to Virus Fight

Chinese President Xi Jinping and six of his top officials have donated money from their own pockets to fight the coronavirus, as the government scrambles to mobilize public support that has wavered
Italy’s China Chill Runs Deeper Than Fears Over the Coronavirus

Italy’s China Chill Runs Deeper Than Fears Over the Coronavirus

Almost a year after Italy broke with its U.S. and European partners to sign up to China’s influence-extending Belt and Road initiative, relations between Rome and Beijing risk deteriorating rather
Hong Kong to Spend Millions Promoting Rule of Law After Protests

Hong Kong to Spend Millions Promoting Rule of Law After Protests

Hong Kong’s government will launch a multi-million dollar campaign to promote the rule of law after public trust in the government plummeted following months of violent pro-democracy protests and
Biden Calls China's Xi a 'Thug'

Biden Calls China's Xi a 'Thug'

Former Vice President Joe Biden calls China's Xi Jinping “a thug” who has put millions of people in labor camps. He speaks at the tenth Democratic in Charleston, South Carolina. Mike Bloomberg, the
Bloomberg: 'We Have to Deal With China'

Bloomberg: 'We Have to Deal With China'

Mike Bloomberg says the U.S. has to deal with China and it is possible to negotiate with Xi Jinping. He speaks at the tenth Democratic in Charleston, South Carolina. Bloomberg, is the founder and
Takeaways From Democrats’ Last Debate Before South Carolina, Super Tuesday

Takeaways From Democrats’ Last Debate Before South Carolina, Super Tuesday

The seven top-polling Democratic presidential candidates debated for the last time before Super Tuesday, zeroing in on front-runner Bernie Sanders and self-funding billionaire Michael Bloomberg.
Bernie Sanders Absorbs Brunt of Rivals’ Attacks in Debate Free-for-All

Bernie Sanders Absorbs Brunt of Rivals’ Attacks in Debate Free-for-All

Bernie Sanders felt the burden of his front-runner status in the Democratic presidential race as all six of his rivals delivered an onslaught of attacks at Tuesday night’s debate aimed at stalling his
Trump Says Markets Are Down Over Bernie Sanders Worries

Trump Says Markets Are Down Over Bernie Sanders Worries

President Donald Trump said Democratic presidential front runner Bernie Sanders is advocating “totally unaffordable” policies that are “not going to work” during a meeting with business leaders
Trump’s Gifts From Other Nations Include a Vuitton Golf Bag and Portrait of Trump

Trump’s Gifts From Other Nations Include a Vuitton Golf Bag and Portrait of Trump

What kind of gift would impress President Donald Trump? For Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, the answer was: a gold-framed portrait of Donald Trump.
Xi’s Response to Virus Foreshadows an Even Tighter Grip on China

Xi’s Response to Virus Foreshadows an Even Tighter Grip on China

For all the lessons for President Xi Jinping to take away from China’s worst virus outbreak in modern history, he seems to have settled on one above all others: Centralized control works and more is
U.S. Experts Seeking Outbreak Access Kept Waiting by China

U.S. Experts Seeking Outbreak Access Kept Waiting by China

Top U.S. health experts seeking to join an international group heading to the center of the coronavirus outbreak in China said they still have no answer on whether they’ll be allowed into the country.