U.S.–China Week: Trump threatens China over NK trade, FON schedule, Google’s AI hiring in Beijing (2017.09.05)

Welcome to Issue 111 of U.S.–China Week, coming to you on Tuesday this week due to the U.S. Labor Day holiday.

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U.S.–China Week: Trump wanted ‘tariffs,’ a charge of ‘accommodation’ at State (2017.08.28)

Welcome to Issue 110 of U.S.–China Week. Axios reported that President Donald Trump, in an Oval Office meeting before signing the order that instructed the U.S. Trade Representative to consider launching the Section 301 investigation targeting China, expressed displeasure with the nature of the action he was about take. If the Axios source is to be believed, Trump said: “For the…

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U.S.–China Week: Trump’s tech and IP trade investigation, Bannon out after China interview, North Korea (2017.08.21)

Welcome to Issue 109 of U.S.–China Week. As always: Please encourage friends and colleagues to subscribe to U.S.–China Week. Here is the web version of this issue, ideal for sharing on social media, and you can follow me on Twitter at @gwbstr. Please send your comments, quibbles, and suggestions to [email protected].

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U.S.–China Week: Trump trade action, ‘fire and fury,’ AI, FONOP, industrial policy, Kushner (2017.08.14)

Welcome to Issue 108 of U.S.–China Week, back after two weeks off and publishing from my new home base in Oakland, California. Much has happened in the last three weeks, and it would be impossible to cover it all in depth. This issue therefore comes in a lively rundown of recent events and ideas.

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U.S.–China Week: No new deals after 100-day econ. talks close (2017.07.24)

Welcome to Issue 107 of U.S.–China Week, sent from Shanghai, with Shenzhen and Hong Kong on the agenda for this week. Due to vacation, publication will pause for two weeks, returning August 14.

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