After more than a year of negotiations between the United States and China, the two sides are preparing to sign a partial deal this week.
Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and a ten-member delegation arrived in Washington Monday afternoon.
Liu is expected to join U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday for a much anticipated signing ceremony.
CGTN’s White House Correspondent Nathan King reports.
To discuss all of this:
- Qinduo Xu is a senior fellow with the Pangoal Institution and Host of CGTN’s Dialogue Weekend.
- Jeff Moon served as the assistant U.S. Trade Representative for China Affairs and is currently the president of China Moon Strategies.
- Saruhan Hatipoglu is the CEO of BERI and CGTN’s Global Economics Analyst.
- Sara Hsu is the CEO of China Rising Capital Forecast.
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