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Mnuchin says he had a 'nice' working dinner in China with Vice Premier Liu

Key Points
  • U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that he had had a "nice" working dinner the night before in Beijing with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He.
  • Mnuchin, along with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, is in China for the latest round of talks aimed at ending their bitter trade war.
US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin arrives at a hotel in Beijing on April 30, 2019.
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U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Wednesday that he had had a "nice" working dinner the night before in Beijing with Chinese Vice Premier Liu He.

"We did. We had a nice working dinner, thank you," Mnuchin told reporters at his Beijing hotel, when asked if he had met with Liu the night before. He did not elaborate.

Mnuchin, along with U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, is in China for the latest round of talks aimed at ending their bitter trade war.