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Peppa Pig safe as Chinese courts crack down on counterfeits

Peppa Pig safe as Chinese courts crack down on counterfeits

The courts in China are dealing with a surge in intellectual property cases as theft of IP is a major irritant in the trade war with the United States.

  • by Kirsty Needham

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No ticket to China for Trump as trade talks stall
Trump diplomacy

No ticket to China for Trump as trade talks stall

Trump officials say the President, contrary to rumour, will not settle for a bad deal just to sign something with his counterpart, Xi Jinping.

'Not ready for any escalation': Wall Street is vulnerable if Trump doesn't deliver on China deal
Wall Street

'Not ready for any escalation': Wall Street is vulnerable if Trump doesn't deliver on China deal

President Donald Trump wants the stock market to celebrate if he strikes a trade deal with China. Investors may struggle to deliver.

  • by Saleha Mohsin and Emily Barrett
Trump says trade wars are 'easy to win', but he's losing all the ones he started
Opinion
Trump diplomacy

Trump says trade wars are 'easy to win', but he's losing all the ones he started

Donald Trump loves telling us how smart he is, but he and his administration seem to be slow learners.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz
China lowers its growth target, but not its ambitions
Analysis
USA

China lowers its growth target, but not its ambitions

China has cut its target for economic growth in 2019 and seems to have dropped the label, but not the substance, of the policies that provoked the US.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz
Trump's 'historic' China deal could be a bit of a horror for us
Analysis
Donald Trump

Trump's 'historic' China deal could be a bit of a horror for us

The US and China are close to agreeing a new trade deal that could damage world trade - and Australia is right in the firing line.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz
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A big stupid Trump deal may be just what the world needs
Opinion
Donald Trump

A big stupid Trump deal may be just what the world needs

One of Trump's oldest pieces of advice could come in handy right about now.

  • by David Fickling
China's playing mind games, here's how we deal with it
Opinion
Opinion

China's playing mind games, here's how we deal with it

There is a way to insulate ourselves if our largest trading partner gives us the cold shoulder.

  • by Peter Hartcher
Trump extends China tariff deadline, cites progress in talks
China

Trump extends China tariff deadline, cites progress in talks

The US President tweeted on Sunday that there had been "productive talks," adding that "I will be delaying the US increase in tariffs now scheduled for March 1."

No more MOUs! fumes Donald Trump
Huawei

No more MOUs! fumes Donald Trump

Trump, in an extraordinary dispute with US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, dismissed the MOUs that have formed the outline of a potential trade pact.

  • by Jeff Mason
Coal confusion: China denies any Australian coal 'ban'
China

Coal confusion: China denies any Australian coal 'ban'

The Australian government is searching for answers, but believe it has nothing to do with recent political tension over hacking and the 5G network.

  • by David Wroe, Kirsty Needham and Eryk Bagshaw