U.S. Health Chief Praises Taiwan’s Covid-19 Success, Irks Beijing in Rare Visit

HONG KONG—A rare meeting between the top U.S. health official and Taiwan’s president in Taipei helped Washington firm up ties

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China Imposes Sanctions on 11 Americans Over Hong Kong

China said it would impose sanctions on 11 U.S. citizens, including Republican Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio, in retaliation

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Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to Visit Taiwan

WASHINGTON—U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar is planning to lead a delegation to Taiwan in a rare high-level

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Covid’s Next Economic Crisis: Developing-Nation Debt

Zambia was once a model in Wall Street’s rush to issue debt for the world’s poorest nations, attracting bigger orders

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China Orders U.S. to Close Chengdu Consulate as Payback for Houston Move

HONG KONG—Beijing ordered the closure of the U.S. consulate in Chengdu, a city in southwestern China, retaliating against Washington’s decision

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Trump, Putin Speak About Coronavirus, Economic Reopening

WASHINGTON—The White House said President Trump spoke Thursday with Russian President Vladimir Putin on “efforts to defeat the coronavirus pandemic

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Hong Kong Security Law Prompts Departure of China Fund Adviser

An American-British member of an advisory body to China’s sovereign-wealth fund has stepped down from her post due to concerns

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