"The US and Chinese working groups [on trade and economic issues] will hold constructive talks on the implementation of important agreements, reached by the leaders of the two countries during their Argentina meeting", the ministry said. Officialsfrom both countries spoke on the phone Friday, it added.
The arrest highlighted the intensifying clash between the world's top two economies over technology.
After a global sell-off triggered by Apple's warning of lower revenues, Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index climbed 2.2 percent to 25, 626.03 and the Shanghai Composite Index jumped 2.1 percent to 2, 514.87.
The two governments have raised tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's goods in the fight over USA complaints that Beijing violates its market-opening obligations by stealing or pressuring companies to hand over technology. -China trade war and a slowdown in demand hit production in many economies, offering little reason for optimism as the new year begins.
Deputy US Trade Representative Jeffrey Gerrish will lead the Washington delegation and will discuss "implementing the important consensus" reached by Mr Trump and Mr Xi at the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina previous year, China's commerce ministry said. For 2018, the Dow Jones Industrial Average - America's highest-profile stock market benchmark - fell almost 6 per cent, its worst performance since 2008. Cutting a deal with Beijing could help at least reduce the threat. Growth is expected by the government to have eased to around 6.5 percent in 2018, down from 6.9 percent in 2017.
China's economy has been decelerating since the government pulled back on bank lending a year ago to try to curb a run-up in debt.
Lawsuit: Popular Weather App Deceived Users The Weather Channel app is the top app in the App Store's weather category and counts more than 100 million user downloads. The lawsuit seeks civil penalties up to $2,500 for each violation by the Weather Channel.
Police Arrest Suspect In The Murder Of Jazmine Barnes Black , who was arrested Saturday night during a traffic stop, was charged with capital murder and jailed without bail. Washington was shot in her arm, and Barnes' 6-year-old sister sustained injuries from shattered glass.
Oscars Willing to Have Kevin Hart Return as Host The comedian refused to apologize for the comments, saying that he had previously addressed the controversial tweets. DeGeneres shared the first clip on her Twitter account, captioning it "I believe in forgiveness".
The U.S. manufacturing sector has begun to slow, and the Institute of Supply Management's survey of corporate purchasing managers on Monday showed the largest monthly decline since the depths of the recession in December 2008.
Auto sales in China plunged 16 per cent in November from a year earlier. But economists say the USA economy could be slowing and uncertainty in global economic fortunes has led to volatile daily swings in stock indexes in recent weeks.
Instead, more than 70 percent of USA firms operating in southern China are putting off further investment there and moving some or all of their manufacturing to other countries.
"Clearly both sides are feeling economic stress, but both have high ambitions".
As Chinese tariffs take a bigger bite out of profits, USA manufacturers with operations there are scrambling to find alternatives. "However, these reasons can only take you so far..."
In Asia, some traders cheered a private survey showing that China's services sector expanded in December. The 64 GB variant of the iPhone XScosts about $430 more in Indiathan it does in the United States.
The leader of opposition Ramesh Chennithala said the entry of the women into the shrine "hurt" the sentiments of devotees. Clashes broke out between protesters and the police in Thiruvananthapuram , the state capital, on Wednesday afternoon.
So will Selden, who actually shot a better percentage from 3-point range last season (40.2 percent) than Holiday ever has. Chicago now has 16 players on the roster, so they have to waive one to get down to 15, making Cameron Payne expendable.
Novak Djokovic had to face another stern test at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open . 'I can't be more happy than I am right now'. The Wimbledon champion, Djokovic lost the match by 3-6 7-6 (8-6) 6-4. "I had to play a lot of lines and serve well".
Apple CEO cited weaker-than-expected iPhone sales in China as the company lowered its quarterly revenue estimates Wednesday. Since Twitter is blocked in China, Sapient - the social media handler-has to use a VPN to access the service.
Harper may have rung in the new year as a free agent, but he reportedly has multiple 10-year offers waiting for him. It'd give Machado an average salary of well more than $35 million, the highest in baseball history.
He moved on to the Denver Broncos in 2004, where he played four seasons and was named to four straight Pro Bowls. Coryell compiled 115 career wins in the National Football League , coaching for the St.
Last week, the streaming service revealed that the drama became Netflix's most-watched film over the course of seven days. The challenge has manifested in a few different ways, ranging from parodies to potential child endangerment.
The walls were gone. "My mother was screaming that she couldn't breathe, and my son was screaming from another corner". Residents left homeless were evacuated to a nearby school. "It's impossible to continue working in such conditions".
Elizabeth Warren in Iowa: 'I am not a person of color'
Neither woman had heard about the "likability" flap, though Wertz smilingly proclaimed Warren "a very likable person". The president has repeatedly referred to her as " Pocahontas ", which many believe amounts to a racial slur .
Gregg Popovich 'Felt Badly' Spurs Fans Booed Kawhi Leonard
I'm hoping that it will be a warm welcome back to San Antonio , a place where he has won a championship and grew up here. Leonard isn't anxious about the reception, saying that a negative reaction "can only make me a better player".
Flu activity at highest level in Kentucky
Thankfully, health officials say there haven't been any pediatric deaths from the flu in Pennsylvania so far this season. The average duration of a flu season for the last five seasons has been 16 weeks, with a range of 11 weeks to 20 weeks.
NASA succeeds in historic flyby of faraway world
We do know that Ultima Thule has a reddish colour, probably caused by exposure of hydrocarbons to sunlight over billions of years. He noted it took 12 years to sell the project, five years to build it and nine years to reach the first target, Pluto.
'Stranger Things' Season 3 Will Premiere on July 4
The clip then becomes distorted, with the television going black and showing an announcement, "One summer can change everything". As you can see in the following video, Netflix used a Dick Clark's New Year's Eve broadcast and turned it Upside Down.
Pirlo Backs Juve's Pursuit Of Arsenal Star
Ramsey to Juventus will be a cool deal only if they could pull through for the price, and would add extra boost to their defence. Aaron Ramsey's Arsenal future is already decided but where he will move to is becoming less clear with every passing day.