• U.S.-China Trade Deal Confusion Sparks Massive Global Shares Sell-Off

    4 days ago - By Fortune

    Global share prices went tumbling after Tuesday's rout on Wall Street. And the trigger is being blamed on deepening confusion over exactly what Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have agreed to if anything.
    From the beginning of the week Trump's description of the deal , the result of a dinner at the G20 summit, differed in significant ways from China's characterization. Chinese media, describing the agreement, failed to mention major points of agreement the administration claimed, such as resolving within 90 days such key issues as “forced technology transfer, intellectual...
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  • Portugal's president heavily drooled upon meeting Chinese President Xi Jinping

    Portugal's president heavily drooled upon meeting Chinese President Xi Jinping

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa drooled heavily while enthusiastically greeting Chinese President Xi Jinping during a visit on Tuesday.
    Xi was visiting Portugal to discuss China-European Union ties and potential investment, at a time where the EU is heavily scrutinizing Chinese investments.
    Portugal has been eager to explore possible Chinese investment into its ports and infrastructure, but de Sousa may have come across as too eager.
    Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa enthusiastically greeted Chinese President Xi Jinping during a visit on Tuesday, but in doing so let...
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