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.
US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing. The U.S. and China agreed to extend visas to each other’s visitors for up to 10 years.
President Obama along with other leaders attended the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Beijing, China.
U.S. State Department, “The United States and China To Extend Visas for Short-term Business Travelers, Tourists, and Students,” Nov. 10, 2014
This change was announced in conjunction with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Beijing, China.
President Obama joined other leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in Beijing, China.
Department of Defense, "Memorandum of Understanding Regarding the Rules of Behavior for Safety of Air and Maritime Encounters," November 10, 2014
On November 10, 2014, the United States Department of Defense and the Ministry of the National Defense of the People's Republic of China signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU).
Sec. John Kerry, “Remarks at the National Center for Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Luncheon,” Nov. 8, 2014
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at this event held in conjunction with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting held in Beijing. He spoke at the Intercontinental Beijing Hotel.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at the American Chamber of Commerce reception for those attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation CEO Summit in Beijing. The event was held at the Northeast Marriot.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was in Beijing for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting. He spoke and took two questions at the China National Convention Center.
Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Rivkin spoke in Los Angeles as part of the U.S.-China Film Summit hosted by the Asia Society. He spoke at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel.
Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, DC. His comments preceded the APEC Summit meeting to be held in Beijing.
Tensions evident in the recent European Union-China virtual summit reflect the increasing skepticism in Europe toward China and the worries over Ukraine and economic ties as well as human rights and environmental issues.