‘A big leap forward’: Donald Trump praises talks with Xi Jinping as China readies for trade mission

Jake Parker, US-China Business Council vice-president for China operations, said the ceasefire delayed further escalation “but this is where the hard work begins.” “It is unreasonable to assume that all challenges in the relationship can be resolved in 90 days. Both sides should instead aim for substantive, measurable and commercially meaningful outcomes and a long-term engagement framework,” Parker said.