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  • After years of steadily rising U.S. trade deficits with China and U.S. complaints that Beijing has systematically obtained American intellectual property and trade secrets through coercion and outright theft, the Trump administration last year demanded fundamental changes to China's economic model to allow U.S. companies to compete on a more level...

  • Democratic senators urged President Donald Trump on Wednesday to press China for a trade deal that fully addresses the technology transfer and intellectual property concerns outlined by U.S. Led by Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, the senators said in a letter to Trump that any deal with Beijing must at a minimum commit China to "cease the predatory...

  • China is 'bending over backwards' to avoid trade escalation:

    China appears to be "very willing" to give the U.S. "significant ground" in trade talks between the two countries in order to prevent further escalation, says Steve Brice of Standard Chartered Private Bank.

  • A White House official said on Friday that preparations were under way and the talks would continue to focus on pressing Beijing to make structural reforms. The White House announced a timeframe for the Beijing talks in a statement. Lighthizer, named by Trump to spearhead the process after agreeing a 90- day truce in the trade war with Beijing, has been a strong...

  • A White House official said on Friday that preparations were under way and the talks would continue to focus on pressing Beijing to make structural reforms. The White House announced a timeframe for the Beijing talks in a statement. Lighthizer, named by Trump to spearhead the process after agreeing a 90- day truce in the trade war with Beijing, has been a strong...

  • A White House official said on Friday that preparations were under way and the talks would continue to focus on pressing Beijing to make structural reforms. The White House announced a timeframe for the Beijing talks in a statement. Lighthizer, whom Trump named to spearhead the process after agreeing a 90- day truce in the trade war with Beijing, has been a strong...

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump attend a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on November 9, 2017.

    As the United States and China compete to dominate artificial intelligence technology, the two countries could end up each running 50 percent of the internet in the future.

  • President Donald Trump meets with China's Vice Premier Liu He (foreground) at the White House on January 31, 2019 in Washington, DC.

    Xi said in the letter that he wants to reach a trade agreement before a March 1 deadline, Trump said.

  • GENEVA, Jan 31- China and the United States are ahead of the global competition to dominate artificial intelligence, according to a study by the U.N. World Intellectual Property Organization published on Thursday. President Donald Trump has accused China of stealing American innovations and technology and has slapped trade tariffs on $234 billion of...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 30- The United States and China opened a pivotal round of high-level talks on Wednesday aimed at bridging deep differences over China's intellectual property and technology transfer practices and easing a months-long tariff war. Cabinet-level officials, led by Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, met...

  • President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping meet business leaders at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, November 9, 2017.

    "China wants Shanghai to be a world center of business like London and New York," says Robert Kuhn, a longtime advisor to the Chinese government.

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 30- The United States and China opened a pivotal round of high-level talks on Wednesday aimed at digging out from their months-long trade war amid deep differences over Chinese practices on intellectual property and technology transfer. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, gathered in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building next to...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 30- The United States and China were set to try again on Wednesday to dig out from a damaging trade war with a new round of high-level talks aimed at bridging deep differences over China's intellectual property and technology transfer policies. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, are due to begin two days of talks at 9 a.m. EST next door to the...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 28- U.S.- China trade talks will reach a pivotal phase this week when Chinese Vice Premier Liu He comes to Washington for negotiations with his U.S. counterparts, U.S. After years of steadily rising U.S. trade deficits with China and U.S. complaints that Beijing has systematically obtained American intellectual property and trade secrets...

  • UnitedHealth Group

    Health care giant UnitedHealth Group is suing one of its former executives for stealing trade secrets and taking them to a firm they consider a direct competitor — Amazon's new health venture with Berkshire Hathaway and J.P. Morgan Chase.

  • Jan 17- Fossil Group Inc said on Thursday it would sell its intellectual property related to a smartwatch technology currently under development to Alphabet Inc's Google for $40 million, sending the watchmaker's shares up as much as 11 percent. "The addition of Fossil Group's technology and team to Google demonstrates our commitment to the wearables...

  • Rihanna attends an event for her make-up line Fenty Beauty in Sydney, Australia, on October 3, 2018

    Artist Rihanna has sued her father Ronald for using "Fenty," their surname, claiming he aimed to extract "millions of dollars" for his own business.

  • Jan 15- McDonald's Corp has lost its rights to the trademark "Big Mac" in a European Union case ruling in favor of Ireland- based fast-food chain Supermac's, according to a decision by European regulators. Supermac's said it can now expand in the United Kingdom and Europe. McDonald's, which sells its flagship "Big Mac" burgers internationally, submitted printouts of...

  • Tech execs are telling Cramer behind closed doors that they support hardline China policy

    Jim Cramer says technology executives are telling him off camera that they support the Trump administration's hawkish approach to trade with China.

  • Behind closed doors, tech execs tell Cramer they support hardline China policy

    Jim Cramer says technology executives are telling him off camera that they support the Trump administration's hawkish approach to trade with China.