Monday, July 6, 2015   

US envoy to Beijing urges fair play and fair trade
(03-18 17:42)

New US Ambassador to China Max Baucus says he will push for fair trade and urge Beijing to respect international human rights norms.
Meeting with journalists today shortly after arriving in Beijing, Baucus said he will work to ensure a level playing field for American businesses and workers.
The former US senator from Montana said Washington wants to partner with China in tackling global challenges while also urging Beijing to support the laws, norms, values and rights that underpin global society.
Baucus is taking over from former Washington Governor Gary Locke, who in his last news conference as ambassador urged Beijing to respect the rights of peaceful political activists and said Washington is deeply concerned about the fate of a minority scholar charged with separatism. –AP

   
Other China breaking news:
Suicide suspected in Korean official’s death in Jilin (1 hr 12 mins ago)
Beijing demands Tokyo admit workers’ suffering at heritage site (1 hr 22 mins ago)
Xinjiang lawmaker booted for faking personal record and graft (1 hr 40 mins ago)
Air China begins flights to Japanese port city (07-03 17:46)
Premier Li back from Europe trip (07-03 14:52)
Xinjiang earthquake kills three (07-03 12:50)
30 cities get 2.8b yuan to stem heavy metal pollution (07-02 21:20)
China Re issues milestone US$50m catastrophe bond (07-02 21:16)
Taiwan TransAsia crash pilot blundered (07-02 14:28)
Fiery Cross Reef 3,000m runway nearly done, says US think tank (07-02 14:23)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.