Is the “biggest deal in history” itself soon history again? According to insiders, Beijing wants to have more talks before signing a deal!
This is likely to be China’s first setback after Trump had been determined to achieve a PR success last Friday. It started with Trump announcing, without any agreement with Beijing, that he would meet Liu He on Friday. The Chinese delegation had not yet decided to leave last Thursday. As the saying goes: out of sight, out of mind. What Trump has achieved is not even a plastic deal!
Shortly before, the Global Times had already indicated that things would be less clear than the markets would assume. It is precisely these markets, therefore, which are not very enthusiastic at the moment.
Here is Trump’s Hollywood-Show once again: