A food safety factory shutdown has Americans hunting for baby formula. Readying themselves for a covid-19 lockdown, Chinese in Beijing emptied store shelves. Emerging from lockdown, some in Shanghai are visiting well-provisioned markets. U.S.-China agricultural trade is booming, but many are still being left hungry. Food security, sustainability and safety remain issues.
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MR. MCCORMACK: We got half an hour. And let's get right into your questions.
SECRETARY RICE: Dive right in.
Commander, U.S. Pacfic Command, Adm. Timothy Keating November 27, 2007
Congressional Research Service, "The Southwest Pacific: U.S. Interests and China's Growing Influence," 2007
Thomas Lum and Bruce Vaughn prepared this Congressional Research Service (CRS) report. As its name suggests, CRS serves the U.S. Congress. Its reports are prepared for members and committees of Congress. They are not distributed directly to the public. CRS policy is to produce reports that are timely, objective, and non-partisan.
Speaking in Singapore at the so-called "Shangri-la Dialogue," Gates suggests constant dialogue with China is the key to improving relations.
57th plenary meeting of the Group of Thirty (G30) held in Hangzhou during April 26-28, 2007.
The U.S. Dept of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs produces an annual report describing the efforts of key countries to attack all aspects of the international drug trade in Calendar Year 2006.
U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld addresses Singapore conference: China's lack of transparency concerns neighbors, 2006
Secretary Rumsfeld spoke at the "Shangri-la Dialogue."
Christopher Hill, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, spoke about the bilateral and multilateral U.S. contacts with the countries of Southeast Asia at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in Singapore.
The U.S. Dept of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs produces an annual report describing the efforts of key countries to attack all aspects of the international drug trade in Calendar Year 2005.
U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on Pacific security issues: Why is China's defense spending growing?, 2005
Secretary Rumsfeld addressed a gathering of defense ministers at the "Shangri-la Dialogue in Singapore.