US reintroduces bill to ban forced-labour products from Xinjiang

The bill allows the United States to take action against goods produced with forced labour and will allow President Joe Biden’s administration to sanction traffickers of Uighurs and other Muslim minorities. The United States House of Representatives on Thursday reintroduced a bipartisan bill that would ban imports from China’s Xinjiang region unless it is certified […]

Xi to former Starbucks CEO: Help repair US-China relations

United States-China relations have plunged to their lowest level in decades due to the tech and trade war. China’s President Xi Jinping is asking former CEO Howard Schultz of Starbucks to help repair United States-Chinese relations that have plunged to their lowest level in decades amid a tariff war and tension over technology and security. […]

Trump scraps plan to ban China’s Alibaba, Tencent, Baidu: Sources

Senior US officials had been considering plans to add the firms to a list of alleged Chinese military companies, which would have subjected them to a US investment ban. The administration of United States President Donald Trump has scrapped plans to blacklist Chinese tech giants Alibaba, Tencent and Baidu, four people familiar with the matter […]