What Huawei case says about America’s growing impatience with China

As President Trump negotiated a trade truce with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Buenos Aires last weekend, an arrest 7,000 miles away created another complication between the world’s largest economies. Meng Wanzhou, the CFO of Chinese telecom giant Huawei and the daughter of its founder, was arrested in Vancouver on…

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Primark reopens in Belfast after fire

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘It’s like Christmas coming early’ More than 1,000 people queued outside the new Primark store in Belfast when its doors opened on Saturday. Crowd control measures, including crush barriers, were in place outside the new store at Commonwealth House, which opened at…

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Four big differences that could endanger Trump and Xi’s trade deal

Hong Kong (CNN)Stock markets across the world rose Monday after the United States and China agreed to a temporary truce in their trade war, negotiated over dinner in Argentina on Saturday. But the language used in the Trump administration’s announcement of the deal was very different to that in Chinese…

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