U.S.-China trade talks set to resume in Washington

a strong proponent of pressing China to end practices that the United States says include forced technology transfers from U.S. companies and intellectual property theft. China, which denies that it e... ( read original story ...)

HSBC profits hit by China slowdown

HSBC has reported a lower-than-expected 15.9% rise in pre-tax profits for 2018, partly because of an economic slowdown in China and Hong Kong. Europe's largest bank made $19.9bn (£15.4bn) before tax l... ( read original story ...)