FILE PHOTO: China’s Vice Premier Liu He exits the workplace of the U.S. Commerce Consultant following a morning spherical of negotiations on the second day of final ditch commerce talks in Washington, U.S., Might 10, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis
(Reuters) – The White Home has denied a report from the South China Morning Submit that mentioned that Chinese language Vice Premier Liu He’s planning to go away Washington on Thursday after simply sooner or later of minister-level conferences, a CNBC reporter mentioned on Twitter.
“We aren’t conscious of a change within the Vice Premier’s journey plans right now,” a White Home spokesman advised CNBC.
Liu remains to be scheduled to go away on Friday night, CNBC reported, citing an official.
When requested if a breakthrough could be anticipated within the China talks this week, the official advised CNBC that U.S. President Donald Trump has not but made up his thoughts.
Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Modifying by Muralikumar Anantharaman