Tag: donald-trump

Recount of Georgia ballots for the U.S. 2020 presidential election underway in Lawrenceville, Gwinnet, County, Georgia, on Nov. 16, 2020. Georgia is a key swing state. (Image: Megan Varner/Getty Images)Recount of Georgia ballots for the U.S. 2020 presidential election underway in Lawrenceville, Gwinnet, County, Georgia, on Nov. 16, 2020. Georgia is a key swing state. (Image: Megan Varner/Getty Images)
Georgia Recount Discovers Thousands of Lost Ballots, Majority Were for Trump
The ongoing recount in the U.S. state of Georgia has revealed thousands of votes that were left out of the Nov. 3 general election, according to officials in multiple counties.  By the end of Nov....
High-level US Visit to Taiwan Deepens Alliance Against Communist China
On Aug. 9, U.S. health secretary Alex Azar arrived in Taiwan for a three-day visit, making him the most senior American official to visit the self-ruled island in four decades. In a meeting the next...
Senate Passes Bill That Could Delist Chinese Firms From US Exchanges
Mainland Chinese companies must adhere to U.S. national financial regulations, or face delisting on America’s stock exchanges, according to legislation passed by the Senate on May 20. The bill applies to listed firms, as well...
US-China ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal to be Signed This Month
The “phase one” U.S.-China trade will be signed by President Donald Trump and Chinese officials on Jan. 15 at the White House, the president announced on Dec. 31. “High level representatives of China will be...
US and China Reach ‘Phase One’ Trade Deal, but Implementation Is Up to Beijing
After a year and a half of escalations in the Sino-U.S. trade war, officials in Washington and Beijing have announced the completion of a “phase one” trade deal.  While the deal represents a bright spot...
Trump Admin: No Rush to Sign Deal With China Before 2020 Election
U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross have indicated that Washington has no deadline for a trade deal with China, with the president saying that it could wait until after the...
Pence Criticizes Chinese Regime, Affirms Support for Democratic Values in Policy Address
In a 40-minute speech delivered Oct. 24, Vice President Mike Pence criticized the communist Chinese authorities for continued violations of human rights and pernicious trade practices, while stressing America’s support for democracy in Hong Kong...
US-China Talks ‘Back on Track’ After G-20 Summit
The highly anticipated meeting in Japan between the presidents of the world’s two most powerful countries has yielded a new truce in the U.S.-China trade war, boosting optimism about the two leaders’ shared desire for...
US and China May Restart Trade Talks at G-20 Summit, Sources Say
Washington could be on track for renewed dialogue with the Chinese government as presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping meet at the G-20 summit in Japan, according to insiders “familiar with the situation” cited in...
US and Japan Closer to Trade Deal After Trump-Abe Meeting
On April 26 and 27, U.S. President Donald Trump hosted his Japanese counterpart, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, at the White House for bilateral trade talks, announcing that the two countries may come to a deal...
Fresh US-China Trade Talks Highlight Need for Enforceability
Recent trade discussions with China’s Vice Premier Liu He in Washington have yielded important results, according to U.S. President Donald Trump and officials in his administration, but a lasting deal will hinge on whether Beijing...
Xi and Trump Negotiate 90-Day ‘Cease-fire’ in China-US Trade War
With the United States and China increasing tariffs on each others’ exports since the start of the trade war this spring, the meeting between the countries’ leaders on Dec. 1 in Argentina at the G-20...