7 April 2017 5:35 PM GMT
Trump accepted the invitation with pleasure, and hoped to make the trip at an early date, Xinhua reported.
6 April 2017 5:02 PM GMT
Trump promised during the 2016 campaign to stop what he called the theft of American jobs by China and rebuild the country’s manufacturing base.
4 April 2017 5:37 PM GMT
Topping the agenda at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida will be whether he will make good on his threat to use crucial US-China trade ties to pressure Beijing to do more to rein in its nuclear-armed neighbor North Korea, which is working to develop missiles capable of hitting the United States.
4 April 2017 5:26 PM GMT
Ahead of the summit, Chinese and US officials held talks to ensure that the first summit is a complete success amid tough assertions by Trump that Washington will act alone if Beijing failed to take a tougher stand against N Korea’s nuclear weapons programme.
4 April 2017 4:12 PM GMT
China may opt for chess as America goes for checkers, writes Mayank Chhaya .
30 March 2017 10:18 AM GMT
Xi will meet Trump at the latter's private residence in Mar-a-Lago, Florida, where the two are expected to discuss bilateral commercial relations.