"As a result of these … very productive talks, I will delay the US tariff increase scheduled for March 1. If both sides make further progress, we will plan a summit for President and myself in Mar "Trumpe published in two tweets
The president cited" significant progress "in trade talks with China, pointing out" important structural issues, including the protection of intellectual property , technology transfer, agriculture, servants, currency and many other issues. " The President's announcement comes when he prepares to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Yun this week in Hanoi, Vietnam. Trump will focus on getting a "demonstrable, verifiable" step toward Kim's denuclearization, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on CNN's Jake Tapeper on Sunday.
In the oval cabinet on Friday, Trump expressed such optimism about the trade talks with China, predicting that there was a "big deal" in China, a very good chance "that the US and China will reach a trade agreement so he suggests that if significant progress is made he will "be inclined" to allow up to a month more for the negotiation
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