Biden, Xi discuss how to ‘align’ stances on Iran nuclear issue

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping talked about how they might harmonize their positions ahead of the Nov. 29 resumption of indirect U.S.-Iranian talks on reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, a top U.S. official said...

U.S.-China engagement to intensify – U.S. national security adviser

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said on Tuesday that U.S. engagement with China will intensify at multiple levels to ensure that competition between the two powers does not veer into conflict. Speaking hours after a virtual...

HK AmCham president resigns over city’s quarantine rules

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong said on Tuesday she is resigning as she cannot appeal to the city’s government to ease COVID-19 restrictions at the same time as having to undergo quarantine herself. The...