U.S.–China Week: Bannon’s Beijing, Trump and Kim, ‘cyber superpower’ strategy (2017.09.25)

Welcome to Issue 114 of U.S.–China Week. At New America today, Elsa Kania, Samm Sacks, Paul Triolo, and I are out with a translation of an important recent essay in Qiushi (PDF version here) on the official rhetoric and strategies for increasing the Chinese government’s power in cyberspace. It’s mostly candy for China tech policy watchers, but it…

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U.S.–China Week: Trump China visit likely Nov., USTR: China threatens trade system, Lattice and the future of CFIUS (2017.09.18)

Welcome to Issue 113 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 mail@gwbstr.com.

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U.S.–China Week: Chinese banks and NK assets, ‘Javanka’ trip cancelled, Apple sued by Chinese app developers, Guo Wengui and asylum (2017.09.11)

Welcome to Issue 112 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 mail@gwbstr.com.

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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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