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Talks on phase two trade deal with US may not start soon

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China has little interest in immediately starting negotiations on phase two of a trade agreement with the US, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He told Chinese media in Washington after signing the phase one trade deal with US President Donald Trump.

The comments sharply diverged from those of Trump, who said a few hours earlier the two nations would be starting phase two as soon as phase one kicks in.

Liu said “we might get nothing . . .

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