Despite progress made in Beijing, US negotiators want China to agree to regular check-ups on reforms and shorter timelines for rectifying trade imbalance.
Chinese President Xi Jinping accepted North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's invitation to visit Pyongyang after Kim's visit to Beijing this week, pointing to very close relations between the two neighbours.
China and the US can help themselves and the wider world if they work together, Chinese President Xi Jinping told American counterpart Donald Trump on Tuesday in a letter marking 40 years of diplomatic ties.
US President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Saturday that he had a 'long and very good call' with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that a possible trade deal between Washington and Beijing was progressing well.
Chinese president "Xi Jinping" warned against the US trade war by saying that a hot war or a trade war will produce no winners.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin noted that Russia and China advocate the use of national currencies in transactions amid continuing risks in the global economy.