Trump says US ‘not ready’ to make trade deal with China | AFP

President Donald Trump says Washignton isn’t ready to finalize a trade deal with Beijing, amid lingering worries over the intensifying US-China trade war. “We’re not ready to make a deal,” he tells reporters at the White House before heading out on vacation at his New Jersey golf resort. SOUNDBITE

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Typhoon Lekima buffets Japan as it heads for China | AFP

After Super Typhoon Lekima hit Ishigaki island in western Japan on Thursday, the powerful winds barrel towards China’s eastern coast. China is on the alert for the typhoon, which is due to make landfall there on Saturday.

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‘What’s cricket?’ China strikes out against the odds | AFP

They play on a football pitch with plastic wickets and most Chinese people have never even heard of cricket. But a devoted band of followers says the sport is gradually growing in China, where there is thought to be only one grass cricket pitch for a population of 1.4 billion people.

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China beach fans never without their inflatable | AFP

As temperatures climb amid summer, hundreds of Chinese soak up the sun and put their swimming ring on to take a dip in Qingdao beach, one of the most famous seaside resorts on the Chinese coast.

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Deserted streets in Srinagar after India’s Kashmir move | AFP

India’s Hindu nationalist government hails “historic” legislation to bring Kashmir under its direct control but Pakistan and China challenge the divisive move, sending tensions soaring between the nuclear neighbours. New Delhi stripped Kashmir of its seven-decade-long autonomous status via a presidential decree on Monday, hours after imposing a massive security lockdown in the state to quell any unrest. ++COMPLETES 1JD19A ++

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Farmer disappointed China to halt US farm products

A Wisconsin dairy farmer says he’s disappointed China decided to halt purchases of US farm products and he doesn’t like being a political pawn, but he’s hopeful the two sides will talk again next month. (Aug. 6)

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US farmers: China trade stop a ‘punch in the gut’

American farmers are facing grim prospects as they head into the 2019 harvest season after China halted the purchases of U.S. farm goods Monday. The American Farm Bureau Federation describes the Chinese decision as “a punch in the gut.” (Aug. 6)

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Famous Chinese painting gets digital makeover at HK exhibition | AFP

China’s most famous paintings has been given a digital makeover at an exhibition in Hong Kong using cutting edge technology to turn it into a giant, animated work of art. “Along the River During the Qingming Festival”, painted by imperial artist Zhang Zeduan in the 12th century, has long been cherished as a national treasure and is often compared to Leonardo Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa thanks to the huge impact it has had on Chinese art.

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