China Tariffs

China's top semiconductor maker denies military links

BEIJING — China’s leading maker of semiconductors has denied it has any links to the military following reports Washington is considering stepping up its feud with Beijing over technology and security by imposing export controls that could disrupt manufacturing for a national industrial champion.

US imposes new restrictions on Chinese diplomats

State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus says the move is being made to establish reciprocity in the United States' relationship with China and responds to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo saying he's hopeful China's Confucius Institutes will be gone by the end of 2020.