India offers to supply soybean to China at high-level economic dialogue

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At the Boao Forum, Xi pledged to further open China's economy and cut import tariffs this year. China matched the U.S. tariffs with plans to levy duties on $50 billion of USA products. "Between the trade deficit and the theft of trade secrets, we are faced with a massive one trillion dollar dilemma".

"The political will is articulated in a very powerful way and once it's communicated to each of the bureaucracies lower down I expect very positive things", he said.

"Many" of the Uighurs sent to the centers are "forced to even eat pork", the China Aid president proclaimed, further adding that in the camp prisoners "are mandated to wear specially designed earphones and [listen] to 24 hours of propaganda from the communist party".

China's March exports fell 2.7% from a year earlier, lagging analysts' forecasts for a 10.0% increase, and down from a sharper-than-expected 44.5% jump in February, which economists believe was heavily distorted by seasonal factors.

He said the economic dialogue is important to implement the consensus reached by President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the BRICS Summit at Xiamen last September. Trump is demanding Beijing take steps to narrow its trade deficit with the USA, which Washington said stood at a record US$375.2 billion past year.

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In 2016, China produced nearly 500,000 scientific papers according to data from global information analytics firm Elsevier, taking the number 2 spot globally and closing in on America's 600,000.

Addressing the back and forth on Monday, Mr Jing said the probable outbreak of a trade war has done very little to offset China's economic policies as they relate to countries outside of the United States. "If you didn't own financials going into the quarter, there was nothing in the numbers today that would make you excited about owning them", Grant said.

Earlier this month, the USA administration authorized American manufacturers to sell submarine technology to Taiwan, drawing praise in Taipei and fury in Beijing.

Trump escalated his threats earlier this month when he announced that he had directed the trade representative to consider tariffs on another $100 billion in Chinese products.

However, Chinese officials have in recent days repeated that the two sides were not negotiating on the issue.

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China's rising investment in research and expansion of its higher education system mean that it is fast closing the gap with the United States in intellectual property and the struggle to be the No.1 global technology power, according to patent experts.

China's top economic official, Premier Li Keqiang, appealed to Washington on Tuesday to "act rationally" and said, "we don't want to see a trade war".

Forecasts for how long it will take for Beijing to close the technological gap vary - though several patent specialists say it could happen in the next decade.

Trump is right to point out that China's protectionist insistence on imbalanced trade ($506 billion in exports vs. $130 billion in imports) is problematic.

Trump's technology order is in response to "unfair and harmful acquisition of U.S. technology", said a statement by the U.S. Trade Representative's office.

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China is unlikely to respond until Washington acts but might launch an investigation of imports of US corn and soybeans "as a warning shot", said Parker.

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