U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday issued an executive order banning any U.S. transactions with Chinese tech firm ByteDance, owner of TikTok, starting in 45 days.
Although Trumps actions could yield a short-term gain for the United States, they have introduced severe potential risks to U.S. interests, not to mention international and domestic rules of commerce, Wei said.
At a time when international cooperation is needed to fight a common enemy such as the COVID-19 pandemic, Trumps hostility is globally damaging and in stark contrast to Chinas willingness to promote collaboration for the greater good, said Castrillon.
That calls into question the notion of rule of law in the United States, Marlin said.
Xi said he was shocked to hear the passing of Comrade Le Kha Phieu, adding that he, on behalf of the CPC, the Chinese government and the Chinese people, as well as in his own name, extends deep condolences through Trong to the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), the Vietnamese government, and Vietnamese people over the passing of comrade Le Kha Phieu, and expresses sincere sympathies to his family.
"Foreign companies, including European ones, were part of the story of Chinas development, and we believe they will continue to be part of the successful story of Chinas development and win-win cooperation," he added.
"The U.S. has frequently abused state power to wantonly suppress non-American firms under the pretext of national security. This is blatant bullying behavior, which China firmly opposes," the spokesperson said, noting relevant U.S. moves have drawn criticism and doubts from many people within the United States and the international community.
BOGOTA, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Washingtons latest quarrel with China over the latters technological advances, and its attempts to meddle with Chinas domestic affairs have met with wise discretion of Chinese officials, Colombian political observer Lorenzo Maggiorelli has said.
"China has a very small amount of nuclear weapons. Its not at the same level. We are far behind the U.S. and Russia," Cui said.
These actions will by far create trade unpredictability and render the domino effect through the introduction of such policy by other members as retaliations, he added.
Over four decades ago, leaders of China and the United States made the handshake across the vast Pacific Ocean, he added, noting that what made this possible was that both countries adhered to the principle of mutual respect and seeking common ground while putting aside differences.