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  • President-elect Donald Trump named Peter Navarro, an economist who has urged a hard line on trade with China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said on Wednesday. He has threatened to hit Mexico and China with high tariffs once he takes office on Jan. 20. He has authored several books including "Death by China: How America...

  • GENEVA/ OTTAWA, Dec 21- A dispute panel of the World Trade Organization largely ruled in favour of Taiwan on Wednesday on its complaint over anti-dumping duties imposed by Canada on some of its steel goods. The ruling, related to certain carbon steel welded pipes and certain provisions of Canada's underlying legislation, found that Canada had contravened the...

  • GENEVA/ OTTAWA, Dec 21- A dispute panel of the World Trade Organization largely ruled in favor of Taiwan on Wednesday on its complaint over anti-dumping duties imposed by Canada on some of its steel goods. The ruling, related to certain carbon steel welded pipes and certain provisions of Canada's underlying legislation, found that Canada had contravened the...

  • A satellite image of Subi Reef, an artificial island being developed by China in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, on September 4, 2016.

    China's recent seizure of a U.S Navy underwater drone may have been an early political test for U.S. president-elect Donald Trump.

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has pushed a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser, White House chief of staff, directors of the White House National...

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has pushed a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser, White House chief of staff, directors of the White House National...

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has pushed a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser, White House chief of staff, directors of the White House National...

  • President-elect Donald Trump named Peter Navarro, an economist who has urged a hard line on trade with China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said on Wednesday. He has threatened to hit Mexico and China with high tariffs once he takes office on Jan. 20. He has authored several books including "Death by China: How America...

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has urged a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. The New York businessman, who takes office on Jan. 20, has also threatened to hit Chinese imports with high tariffs and angered Beijing by questioning...

  • Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen.

    Taiwan has accused China of pushing its "one China" policy with its diplomatic allies.

  • President Barack Obama delivers remarks at the White House.

    At his final press conference of the year, President Barack Obama speaks about U.S. relations with China and Taiwan, and why foreign policy should be "subject to fresh eyes."

  • Why Trump’s foreign policy is on a collision course in the South China Sea

    The U.S. and China are at odds over the “One China” policy. Here is what it all really means.

  • The Global Times posts an editorial piece, suggesting Beijing should take a more aggressive approach.

  • A magazine featuring US President-elect Donald Trump is seen at a bookstore in Beijing on December 12, 2016.

    A Chinese newspaper is calling on the country to consider force as a means to conquer Taiwan, following an apparent shift in U.S. policy.

  • China hits back at Trump

    State-run media in Beijing is reporting China will take its revenge out on American businesses if President-elect Trump causes problems with its "One China" policy, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen speaks during National Day celebrations in front of the Presidential Palace in Taipei on October 10, 2016.

    China's Taiwan Affairs Office said any interference with the "one China" principle would have a serious impact on peace.

  • Special forces soldiers walk during a ceremony in an army airbone special force unit in Tainan, southern Taiwan.

    Defense spending in Taiwan has not kept pace with the threat posed by China and should be increased, a senior U.S. defense official said.

  • President-elect Trump has fueled debate on his strategy for the U.S. and China.

  • One China not a negotiating point for Beijing: Expert

    U.S.-China tensions over the One China policy will result in more uncertainty in 2017, says Adrian Mowat at J.P. Morgan.

  • Beijing is not pleased with President-elect Trump

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the reaction in Beijing to Donald Trump's comments that the U.S. is not bound by the One China policy.