9 months Trump: ‘Signing summit’ with Xi ‘very, very close’ Manilatimes |Biz
WASHINGTON, D.C.: US President Donald Trump said Monday he expected to hold a “signing summit” with China’s President Xi Jinping to seal a trade deal as discussions were in the “advanced stages.” The comments cheered global stock markets as they confirmed the dispute would not ratchet up immediately, averting an even bigger impact on the global economy. US President Donald Trump (L) waves after arrives at Noi Bai airport ahead of the US-DPRK summit in Hanoi on February 26, 2019.Citing progress in the four days of talks, after officials worked through the weekend, Trump on Sunday extended the March 1 deadline, ... more