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US, China officials resume critical trade negotiations

#US, #China officials resume critical trade negotiations

31/1/2019 2:48:00 AM

US, China officials resume critical trade negotiations

TOP Chinese and US officials met Wednesday in Washington to negotiate a resolution on a dispute threatening to plunge the world's two largest economies into a deepening trade war. Read more at The Business Times.

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