Ask me anything chat at SinocismHi everyone, we have not done this in a while but I wanted to try it once more to see if it makes sense to make it an ongoing feature. The threa…
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The phase one trade deal speculation is over, but the criticism is just beginning. On Monday Taoran Notes, written by someone I hear travels with Liu H…
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The phase one trade deal is now signed, after a much longer than expected signing ceremony at the White House. I watched it, here is my snarky Twitter …
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I am ecstatic that we may finally be on the cusp of no longer having to speculate about whether there be a US-China trade deal, and what might be in it…
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Congratulations to Taiwan for holding successful elections Saturday. President Tsai won as expected, and Beijing reacted as expected. I want to hope th…
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The Chinese have officially confirmed that Vice Premier Liu He is leading a delegation to Washington DC on January 13 for the January 15 signing of the…
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Thanks for reading. The Essential Eight 1. Staying true to our founding mission campaign “largely completed” Comment: This campaign may be "largely com…
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A Global Times report saying China, US shouldn’t rush phase one deal sparked some speculation that the phase one deal signing may not happen January 15…
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Happy New Year, happy to be back in your inboxes, though it is hard to know where to begin. So here goes: Liu He and his delegations are scheduled to a…
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The signs are still positive for an early January signing of the US-China trade deal. President Trump and Secretary General Xi Jinping held a phone cal…
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I think we are all in holiday mode so I won’t waste your time with uninspired commentary today… Thanks for reading. The Essential Eight 1. US-China Tre…
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There is still a lot more speculation than details about the phase one US-China trade deal. As I wrote Monday, I think the Chinese did concede more tha…
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