The US negotiator on Afghanistan will shortly resume talks with the Taliban and seek efforts toward a ceasefire, officials said Wednesday, three months after President Donald Trump abruptly halted diplomatic efforts that could end America’s longest war.
Huawei says it has petitioned a US court to overturn a ban.
US President Donald Trump announced on Monday that he will restore tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from Brazil and Argentina.
China’s economic growth slowed further in 2019 because of structural, cyclical and external factors. Nevertheless, the economy is expected to maintain a medium-high rate of growth – likely around 6 percent – in 2020.
Considering China’s dominance in the rare-earth sector, any move by the Chinese government involving these coveted minerals could lead to all sorts of interpretations.
A US ambassador nominated by President Donald Trump who provided key testimony in his impeachment hearings was accused Wednesday of sexual misconduct by three women.
A US appeals court judge ruled Monday that President Donald Trump’s top aides must comply with subpoenas issued by the impeachment investigation against him.
Billionaire Michael Bloomberg formally enters the race to be US president, pledging to “rebuild America”.
Among the prominent reasons given for the troubled bilateral ties is Washington demanding more financial contribution from South Korea as the cost for hosting US troops.
China says it is still striving to reach a trade deal with the United States.
The US and South Korea will postpone joint air drills in an “act of goodwill” towards the nuclear-armed North, US Defence Secretary Mark Esper said Sunday, after months of deadlocked diplomacy with Pyongyang.
A top US official restricted access to the summary of Donald Trump’s Ukraine call that triggered an impeachment probe, fearing it would damage the president, testimony released Saturday showed.
Trump dismissed the probe in the House of Representatives as a “witch hunt”.
The US has once again disparaged the Chinese economy to entertain itself. US President Donald Trump on Saturday claimed China’s supply chain was “all broken, like an egg” and said China wanted a deal more than the US did.
Trump takes credit for an American economic renaissance.
Donald Trump pulling the US out of the Paris climate accord isn’t really a surprise, even if the move made headlines. International climate protection is much more stable than most people think.
Democrats celebrated Wednesday after marquee election wins in two US states – including an upset in a Republican stronghold – seen as tests of President Donald Trump’s political standing ahead of the 2020 elections.
PM Hun Sen meets US National Security Advisor Robert Charles O’Brien.
Despite declaring the Indo-Pacific the single most consequential region for the United States’ future in a Pentagon strategy report earlier this year, the Trump Administration has scaled back the US presence at the Bangkok summit-level gatherings being held on Nov 3 to 4.
The US has only sent a low-profile delegation and hoped that the meetings could discuss more about South China Sea issues, which makes Washington not the centre of the agenda.
Citing China as “a particular risk”, an anonymous US military officer said on Oct 21 that Japan must inform its public of the “China threat” and that China’s weapons inventory “threatens Japan as well as others in the region”, according to a Bloomberg news report.
On Thursday, US Vice-President Mike Pence delivered a major speech on the Trump administration’s China policy at the Woodrow Wilson International Center in Washington, DC.
US regulators propose rules to block buying from Chinese Huawei and ZTE.
US officials have said the body of Islamic State group chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was buried at sea, as fresh details surfaced about the US special forces operation that led to his death over the weekend.
After years of sour, tense and, at times, acrimonious relations between Cambodia and the United States, newly accredited US Ambassador Patrick Murphy has made all the right moves to turn a page and set his goals on improving bilateral relations.
Then he hypocritically praises a ceasefire, negotiated by Moscow and Ankara, which limits Erdogan’s military invasion, but also legitimises it — and simultaneously consolidates Bashar Assad’s regime and his protecting power, Russia, as rulers of all of Syria.
A senior Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) official on Sunday urged the United States to return to the negotiation table by the end of the year and criticised the hostile US policy towards the DPRK.
The US is asked to amend an agreement covering the repatriation of Cambodians.
The top US diplomat in Ukraine poured fuel on Donald Trump’s impeachment probe Tuesday with a detailed account of how the president pushed Kiev to discredit one of his main political rivals, withholding US military aid to exert pressure.
The US and EU are considering withdrawing economic privileges from Cambodia for the way elections were held last year. The ruling party won all parliamentary seats because the opposition had been crippled.