4 weeks US, China move trade talks to Shanghai amid deal pessimism MB |Biz
By Reuters BEIJING/WASHINGTON – US and Chinese trade negotiators shift to Shanghai this week for their first in-person talks since a G20 truce last month, a change of scenery for two sides struggling to resolve deep differences on how to end a year-long trade war. US President Donald Trump attends a bilateral meeting with China’s President Xi Jinping during the G20 leaders summit in Osaka, Japan, June 29, 2019.(REUTERS / Kevin Lamarque / File Photo / MANILA BULLETIN) Expectations for progress during the two-day Shanghai meeting are low, so officials and businesses are hoping Washington and Beijing can at least ... more