The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal

U.S. and China look to repair ties, again

By Chun Han Wong

06 Jul 2023 · 4 min read

informed Summary

  1. U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen has arrived in Beijing amid escalating tensions between the U.S. and China, with the two nations trading blows over trade, technology and security affairs.

SINGAPORE—U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s visit to Beijing last month was billed as an effort to put a floor under fast-deteriorating ties between the world’s two biggest economies.

In the weeks that followed, if anything, the U.S.-China relationship has gotten rockier.

Sign in to informed

  • Curated articles from premium publishers, ad-free
  • Concise Daily Briefs with quick-read summaries
  • Read, listen, save for later, or enjoy offline
  • Enjoy personalized content

By continuing, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.