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America and China are rivalrous partners

  • Sun Xi
    Sun Xi


Singapore | Fri, May 4, 2018 | 02:19 pm
America and China are rivalrous partners Pessimists warn that more frictions between American and China beyond trade are yet to come, and even a “new cold war” between the two countries is brewing. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM “Nobody wants a trade war,” wrote Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in an opinion piece for the Washington Post, one of the most influential newspapers in America. This viewpoint must be widely echoed by most people who advocate free trade and globalization, but will the “America First” Trump administration be happy to agree?

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