White House says Biden-Xi call intended to keep communication channels open

10/9/2021 10:49:00 PM

White House says Biden-Xi call intended to keep communication channels open

White House says Biden-Xi call intended to keep communication channels open

WASHINGTON: The 90-minute call between President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, was intended to keep channels of communication open, the White House said on Friday (Sep 10).

FILE PHOTO: U.LinkedIn WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden talked with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping for the first time in seven months on Thursday (Sep 9), urging they ensure that"competition" between the two powers does not become"conflict", the White House said.In the 90-minute call, Biden warned against misunderstandings that could lead to confrontation between Washington and Beijing, the White House said, while Xi called for a new direction in a relationship beset by "serious difficulties".LinkedIn German genetic testing specialist Qiagen said on Friday (Sep 10) it supported Biden administration's new COVID-19 vaccination and testing mandate for workplaces.

S.President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the Delta variant and his administration's efforts to increase vaccinations, from the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, U.This was the leaders' first call since February, when they talked for two hours , shortly after Biden took over from Donald Trump.S.During the call, Biden's message was that the United States wants to ensure "we don't have any situation in the future where we veer into unintended conflict," a senior US administration official told reporters., September 9, 2021.Biden's administration, while urging multilateralism and an end to Trump's"America first" ideology, has kept trade tariffs in place and remains tough on other contentious areas of the relationship with Beijing.REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque FILE PHOTO: Attendants serve tea around Chinese President Xi Jinping at the opening session of the National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China March 5, 2021.Abbott Laboratories, one of the largest US manufacturers of rapid COVID-19 tests, said it was quickly working to scale up manufacturing of its two tests - BinaxNOW and ID NOW test kits - including hiring additional employees.

REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins 11 Sep 2021 03:45AM."We welcome stiff competition but we don't want that competition to veer into conflict," the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told reporters..

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Biden, Xi talk to avoid US-China 'conflict': White HouseWASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden talked with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping for the first time in seven months on Thursday (Sep 9), urging they ensure that \u0022competition\u0022 between the two powers does not become \u0022conflict\u0022, the White House said. During the call, Biden\u0027s message was that the United State Did he Plead to xi ? Like he did with taliban? That's how it is post to be. Grown and responsible leaders Talking to each other and dealing with their Differences.

Biden, Xi talk to avoid US-China 'conflict:' W.HouseUS President Joe Biden and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping talked for the first time in seven months Thursday, with both leaders urging a path away from conflict but holding ground on fierce competition between the superpowers.

Qiagen supports White House COVID-19 vaccination, test mandateGerman genetic testing specialist Qiagen said on Friday (Sep 10) it supported Biden administration\u0027s new COVID-19 vaccination and testing mandate for workplaces. \u0022We strongly support all initiatives aiming to increase vaccination rates especially at the workplace,\u0022 the company told Reuters in an email.

Biden, Xi talk to avoid US-China 'conflict': White HouseWASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden talked with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping for the first time in seven months on Thursday (Sep 9), urging they ensure that \u0022competition\u0022 between the two powers does not become \u0022conflict\u0022, the White House said. During the call, Biden\u0027s message was that the United State Did he Plead to xi ? Like he did with taliban? That's how it is post to be. Grown and responsible leaders Talking to each other and dealing with their Differences.