Posts tagged the-two

Obama wraps up China trip with PM talks, Great Wall (AFP via Yahoo! News)

US President Barack Obama wrapped up his first trip to China on Wednesday by meeting Premier Wen Jiabao, who said the two nations were better off as partners not rivals, and visiting the Great Wall.

Obama prods China on yuan but Hu silent on issue (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged a reluctant China to let its yuan currency rise in value at a summit where strains over trade between the two giants crept into proclamations of goodwill.

Obama in China grapples with economic strains (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama wrangles over trade and currency policy with his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao on Tuesday, with Iran and North Korea competing for attention at the summit of the two global powers.

Obama faces strains in Japan (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Tokyo on Friday for a summit where the two allies will seek to put strained security ties on firmer footing as they adjust to a rising China set to overtake Japan as the world’s No. 2 economy.

Obama faces strains in Japan, first stop in Asia (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in Tokyo on Friday for a summit where the two allies will seek to put strained security ties on firmer footing as they adjust to a rising China set to overtake Japan as the world’s No. 2 economy.