China lashes out at U.S. defense secretary criticisms

May 31, 2016

China lashes out at U.S. defense secretary criticisms

China has lashed out at criticism from U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, accusing him of harboring a Cold War mentality and saying Beijing has no interest in “playing a role in a Hollywood movie” of Washington’s design. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying told reporters ...

May 30, 2016

Japanese steel makers hail G-7 alarm on oversupply

Japanese steel makers are monitoring developments after leaders of the Group of Seven nations addressed the problems of overcapacity in a communique. A senior official of a Japanese steel maker welcomed the document, adopted at the two-day G-7 Ise-Shima summit last week, saying it ...