The U.S. and China could "spend the next year developing how we deal with each other over a period of time", Lighthizer said.
Ross, in his CNBC interview, did not provide details on the Trump administration's specific demands on China, but said: "We have a pretty good idea of what we need to come out with". I look forward to being with President Xi in the not too distant future. At the time, he was also accusing China of manipulating its currency to gain an export advantage, a claim that his administration has since dropped.
Spokesperson Hua Chunying made the remarks in response to a question regarding the upcoming China visit by a USA delegation comprising of high-ranking trade and economic officials.
Talks would not be accepted by China with preconditions on these or other matters, the official stated. The meetings will start Thursday and the USA officials plan to head home by the weekend, though the trip could be cut short "if it's not satisfactory", he said in an interview with CNBC.
Washington's moves, perceived by Beijing as a way to contain China's strategic ambitions in hi-tech, have not gone unnoticed.
The United States has asked China to reduce its bilateral trade surplus by $100 billion and has targeted Beijing's "Made in China 2025" initiative, which aims to upgrade the domestic manufacturing base with more advanced products.
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has said that changes to China's centralised economic system will not be a goal of the coming trade talks in Beijing later this week, but he hopes China will open itself more to foreign competition.
China, which denies it coerces technology transfers, has threatened retaliation in equal measure, including tariffs on U.S. soybeans and aircraft.
US-based trade experts said they expected Beijing to offer Trump's team a package of policy changes that may include some previously announced moves, such as a phaseout of joint venture requirements for some sectors, autos tariff reductions and increased purchases of USA goods.
"If the USA delegation comes to China believing Beijing's resolve to open wider to the outside world is a matter of expediency under pressure from Washington, it will likely mean a lot of time is wasted setting the record straight".
But the divergent US trade delegation is likely to have differing views on the merits of such an offer.
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Last month, the Congress President had asked the Prime Minister for one-on-one debate for 15 minutes in the parliament. He also said by raking up Dalit issue from time to time the Congress has only tried to divide the nation.
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Others, including members of Trump's legal team, said the Nixon case refers to document production, not physical testimony. Some touch on Russian meddling in the USA election and whether the Trump campaign coordinated in any way with the Kremlin.
The 15 National Hockey League teams that did not qualify for the playoffs participated in the lottery, which was held in Toronto . Buffalo, Montreal and Carolina are in the top three spots of the 2018 NHL Draft at Saturday night's NHL Draft Lottery.
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Bayern have been hit by injuries to key players with Arturo Vidal , Arjen Robben and Jerome Boetang all missing for the game. Bayern, a five-time European champion, is looking to return to the final after four seasons. "Lewy has my complete support".
Juanfran was substituted in the 65th minute of Atletico's 0-0 home draw with Real Betis in La Liga on Sunday. Costa scored four goals in six previous appearances against Arsenal in three years at Chelsea .
Amazon offers to buy 60% of Flipkart for $2 billion
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Huge explosions reported at Iranian base in northern Syria
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Gas prices set four-year record in April
Across the US , A.P. reports 13 percent of gas stations in the USA are charging at least $3 per gallon or more as of last week. American Airlines said that it spent $412 million more on fuel in the recent first quarter than in the year-ago period.
Cavaliers edge Pacers to Game 7 win
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House Chaplain Says Ryan Forced Him Out
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White House physician drops out as nominee to lead VA
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