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Xi and Trump Discuss Sanctions Pressure on North Korea

Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke about keeping pressure on North Korea with economic sanctions imposed through the United Nations, the White House said in a…

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Trump Bars Chinese Firm From Buying U.S. Chipmaker Lattice

President Donald Trump blocked a Chinese-backed private equity firm from buying a U.S. chipmaker on Wednesday, sending a clear signal to Beijing that Washington will oppose deals that involve technologies…

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China Looks at Ending Sales of Gasoline Cars

China is joining France and Britain in announcing plans to end sales of gasoline and diesel cars. China’s industry ministry is developing a timetable to end production and sale of…

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Direct Tel Aviv-Shanghai Flights Set to Begin

Beginning in September, Hainan Airlines will beginning flying three times a week between Tel Aviv and Shanghai – the first direct flight between Israel and the economic capital of China.…

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India and China Agree to End Border Standoff

India and China have agreed to an “expeditious disengagement” of troops in a disputed border area where their soldiers have been locked in a stand-off for more than two months,…

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Japan to Impose Additional Sanctions Against N. Korea

Japan will impose additional sanctions against North Korea following the reclusive country’s repeated missile launches and unresolved abduction issue, its top government spokesman said on Friday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide…

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Report: Lenovo Next to Open R&D Center in Israel

Legend Holdings, the majority stakeholder in Lenovo, the giant Chinese computer maker, plans on investing in Israel, said Economy Minister Eli Cohen. Among the activities the company is planning is…

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