WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s relationship with Beijing will face its biggest test since the leaders of the two countries met in November, as the United States seeks to keep the Taiwan Straits calm after Taiwanese v oters select a new president this weekend. At stake is the peace and stability of the 110-mile-wide (177-kilometer-wide) strip […]

Asylum seekers cross the Mexico-US border, after which they are processed by US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents near Boulevard, California. They are part of a growing group from China who are crossing the US border illegally, seeking asylum and a better life By Shawn DonnanPhotography and video by Nicoló Filippo Rosso December 20, […]

President Xi Jinping at the Filoli Estate in Woodside, Calif., Wednesday, Nov, 15, 2023, on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperative conference. (Doug Mills/The New York Times via AP, Pool)New York Times The meeting between Presidents Joe Biden and Xi Jinping last week was an important moment ahead of the upcoming COP28 in Dubai. […]

LawFlash November 16, 2023 The US-China Economic and Security Review Commission released on November 14 its annual report for 2023—2023 Report to Congress: US-China Economic and Security Review Commission—issuing recommendations to track the Biden administration’s focus on export controls, foreign direct investment, trade, the supply chain, and economic risks.  […]

U.S. and Chinese flags are set up before a meeting between U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Chinese Vice Premier He Lifeng in Beijing, China, Saturday, July 8, 2023. Mark Schiefelbein/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo Acquire Licensing Rights

The Xi-Biden summit in San Francisco comes at a critical juncture for the United States and China as the global giants attempt to strike a balance amid strategic competition in an increasingly precarious world. It is essential for the U.S. and the world at large to acknowledge that China plays a significant role in determining […]

Promises of a meeting between the two leaders follows a trip to Washington by Foreign Minister Wang Yi. US President Joe Biden is expected to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping next month following a visit by China’s top diplomat to the White House on Friday. The two leaders will probably meet at the Asia-Pacific Economic […]

Oct 6 (Reuters) – In a new front in the U.S.-China tech war, President Joe Biden’s administration is facing pressure from some lawmakers to restrict American companies from working on a freely available chip technology widely used in China – a move that could upend how the global technology industry collaborates across borders. At issue […]

In 1991, about 25 babies in every 100,000 in the United States were born with spina bifida, a birth defect that can cause paralysis and brain damage. Fifteen years later, the likelihood had fallen by nearly one-third. That so many babies could be spared such a fate was thanks to the simple discovery that folic […]

Biotech entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy said he would radically change the U.S. relationship with China if elected, saying the U.S. is “addicted” to Chinese products. In a “fair-side chat” with Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds at the Iowa State Fair on Saturday, Ramaswamy said he would sign a “Declaration of Independence” from China. “We can not depend […]

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