Xi Jinping Headlines

  • Trump reignites feud with father of UCLA player accused of shoplifting

    (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Wednesday reignited a feud with the father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who was detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, calling him an "ungrateful fool" in a series of early morning tweets.

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  • Few tears in China as old friend Mugabe ousted in Zimbabwe

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China is shedding few tears over the ousting of its old friend Robert Mugabe as president of Zimbabwe, fed up with the ruinous state of its economy and confident a new government will not antagonise China or change course on policies towards it.

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  • China probes former chief of internet regulator for suspected graft

    BEIJING (Reuters) - The former head of China's powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling Communist Party said, the latest senior official to be caught up in a sweeping campaign against graft.

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  • China probes former chief of internet regulator for suspected graft

    BEIJING (Reuters) - The former head of China's powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling Communist Party said, the latest senior official to be caught up in a sweeping campaign against graft.

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  • China probes former chief of internet regulator for suspected graft

    BEIJING (Reuters) - The former head of China's powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling Communist Party said, the latest senior official to be caught up in a sweeping campaign against graft.

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  • Former China internet regulator probed for suspected graft

    The former head of China's powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the ruling party said Tuesday.

    CNBC
  • China widens personality cult around 'unrivaled helmsman' Xi

    The village where he labored as a teen has become a shrine, a tree he planted an icon. State media applaud him endlessly, private businessmen praise his speeches and universities are devoting new departments to his theories.

    Washington Post
  • China widens personality cult around 'unrivaled helmsman' Xi

    The village where he labored as a teen has become a shrine, a tree he planted an icon. State media applaud him endlessly, private businessmen praise his speeches and universities are devoting new departments to his theories. At the start of his second five-year term as leader of China's...

    ABC News
  • Chinese State Media: Trump's Asia Policy 'Erratic,' 'Reckless,' 'Inconsistent'

    The Chinese state outlet Global Times accused American President Donald Trump of adopting an "erratic statecraft" that hastened the decline of America as a superpower on Monday, allowing China to rise at a faster rate and use his "extreme susceptibility to flattery" against him.

    Breitbart
  • U.S. charges two with bribing African officials for China energy firm

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has charged a former Senegalese foreign minister and a former top Hong Kong government official with links to a Chinese energy conglomerate with bribing high-level officials in Chad and Uganda in exchange for contracts for the mainland company.

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  • U.S. charges two with bribing African officials for China energy firm

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has charged a former Senegalese foreign minister and a former top Hong Kong government official with links to a Chinese energy conglomerate with bribing high-level officials in Chad and Uganda in exchange for contracts for the mainland company.

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  • LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release

    Outspoken basketball dad LaVar Ball questioned the extent of President Donald Trump's involvement in securing his son's release from the custody of Chinese authorities during a combative 20-minute CNN interview on Monday night. The president, in tweets Sunday, said he should have left...

    ABC News
  • Trump Is Right: Five Ways Chinese Car Makers Are Hosing America

    Had enough of theoretical arguments about free trade—of complaints by establishment Republicans and the business community that President Trump is leading us from the glorious era of free trade into a recession induced by his protectionist policies? Well here’s a tangible example that should help you decide what is happening in the real world. China has announced that it will soon be marketing its cars in the United States. The People’s Republic is the largest manufacturer of cars in the world,...

    Weekly Standard
  • LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release

    Outspoken basketball dad LaVar Ball questioned the extent of President Donald Trump's involvement in securing his son's release from the custody of Chinese authorities during a combative 20-minute CNN interview on Monday night. The president, in tweets Sunday, said he should have left...

    ABC News
  • How America Can Push Back against China in the South China Sea and Beyond

    Phillip Dolitsky Security, Asia The political gilding of OBOR hides China's focus in another important domain: the South China Sea. While much needed discussion is underway regarding the threat that North Korea poses to the mainland, attention needs to also be turned to the threat that China poses to the United States and its allies in Eurasia. At the moment, China is undergoing two major projects in hopes of making itself an even stronger global player. To make itself an even greater...

    nationalinterest.org
  • Trump's Asia Trip: A Confirmation of the Status Quo

    Robert E Kelly Security, Asia Robert Kelly argues that Trump's trip scarcely moved the needle of U.S. relations with East Asia at all—and for very valid reasons. There has been much commentary since American President Donald Trump returned from Asia. Critics saw the trip as failure (the strongest case for that coming from The National Interest’s own Harry Kazianis). The president himself naturally pitched it as a tremendous success. But the reality is almost certainly somewhere in between....

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  • Angels or demons? Politics in the air as Victoria's Secret show hits China

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Victoria's Secret's glitzy annual fashion show hit the stage in China for the first time on Monday, though without several of its "Angels" and star names who had been expected to attend, including model Gigi Hadid and pop singer Katy Perry.

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  • China Claims 'Dwindling' Investment in Zimbabwe amid Mugabe Chaos

    Chinese state media, which have routinely promoted its ties to Zimbabwe, published a story on Monday arguing that the Chinese government had long ago began divesting from Zimbabwe as the operation to remove 93-year-old dictator Robert Mugabe continues to generate world headlines.

    Breitbart