Trump says had “very good talk” with China’s leader on trade deal

WASHINGTON, US President Donald Trump said Friday he had a “very good talk” with China’s leader Xi Jinping on the “giant” trade deal.

“Had a very good talk with President Xi of China concerning our giant Trade Deal,” Trump tweeted.

He noted that China “has already started large scale purchases of agricultural product and more,” adding that “formal signing being arranged.” “Also talked about North Korea, where we are working with China and Hong Kong (progress!),” he remarked.

Last week, Trump announced a “very large” phase one trade deal with China would roll back some US tariffs. It is expected to be signed in early January.

Source: Kuwait News Agency