China's vice premier to visit United States for trade talks this week

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will visit Washington on Thursday and Friday to continue trade negotiations with the United States, the Commerce Ministry in Beijing said.

Liu will meet U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, the ministry said in a short statement on Tuesday. It gave no other details.

(Reporting by Ben Blanchard and Lusha Zhang; Editing by Paul Tait)

02/18/2019 20:28

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