But contradictory statements Monday from senior USA officials have muddied the waters on what path the White House will take.
"Markets start the week on a risk-off tone after President Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imported cars from Europe - and he is now planning to curb Chinese investments in "sensitive" USA industries", said analyst Konstantinos Anthis at traders ADS Securities.
Meanwhile, later this week, the Treasury Department is due to unveil a proposal on investment and export restrictions.
U.S. stocks tumbled in the last session following weekend news that U.S. President Donald Trump intends to block some Chinese companies from investing in U.S. technology.
Rhodium linked the sharp drop to tougher scrutiny of Chinese acquisitions by United States regulators and China's own restrictions on outbound investment. "The leaker either doesn't exist or know the subject very well" and that any restrictions would not be aimed exclusively at China but at "all countries that are trying to steal our technology".
China often says the United States' acknowledgement of its "one-China" policy is foundational for two-way ties, and that Taiwan is the most sensitive issue in the relationship. As China steps up its engagement in Europe, the European Union, too, is working on measures to tighten screening of outside investments to protect critical technologies and infrastructure.
US Secretary of Defence James Mattis will make his first visit to China this week amid rising tensions between the two countries but also a deep need for Beijing's support in nuclear talks with North Korea.
The S&P 500 Index closed down 1.35%, which says many USA investors believe the worst case scenario won't happen with a trade war and I hope they're right but we're gambling with the former casino owner called Donald Trump. "It's something you could only dream about". At the close, the Dow was down 328 points, or 1.3%, while the Nasdaq dropped 2.1%.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives at a hotel in Beijing, China, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Congress, in parallel, is working on legislation to reform the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which would scrutinize inbound investment in the USA on national security grounds.
Even the hint of a possible CFIUS review can kill a potential investment. Congress also is looking at ways to tighten the investment review process.
Chinese investment in the United States already declined by 92 percent to $1.8 billion in the first five months of this year - its lowest level in seven years.
Eurasia Group's Triolo cited China's huge domestic market, a number of great Chinese tech companies, and its education system - which is pumping out three times more industrial technology graduates than the U.S. - as reasons for China eventually rivaling the US.
North Korea is expected to be among the top items on Mattis' agenda during his talks with senior Chinese officials. Many observances took place in South Korea involving officials including South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
North Dakota, deciding that companies should charge sales tax even in states where they have no physical location. But the promise of additional revenue from online sales taxes may push more states to join.
I'll scream louder than you, OK? The man and woman are recorded attempting to pull the baby away from the priest. Eventually, the man believed to be the boy's father, yanks the boy away as the video cuts out.
Harden is the third player in Rockets history to win the award, and he is the first since Hakeem Olajuwon won in 1994. Casey beat out Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens and Jazz coach Quin Snyder for the honor.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was heckled June 19 while she dined at a Mexican restaurant in the Washington area. The Senate is considering narrower proposals to deal with the separation of families as a standalone issue .
On June 19, USA and S Korea announced their decision to suspend Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise (joint military exercise). About 7,700 US military personnel still remain unaccounted for from the 1950-53 Korean War , US military data show.
While I understand the reason IGTV videos are vertical-only (the primary focus is smartphone users), it is a bit short-sighted. All of the longer videos in the IGTV app will also be available to watch in the main Instagram app.
Switzerland 2-1 Serbia , Shaqiri bags a late victor as Serbia concede one goal lead to suffer a 2-1 defeat. He was tenacious and dogged, and the Swiss defence will be relieved they do not have to face him again.
It left the shell-shocked Central Americans out of their debut tournament with nine goals conceded in Group G. They did the same after Japan's victory over Colombia and Senegal's win over Poland on Tuesday.
TMZ reported that a judge recently granted his request to be let off house arrest so he could tour. "This got me f--ed up". "Investigators say it appears to be a possible robbery", the sheriff's department said in a statement .
OPEC agrees to increase oil production
Brent oil prices were up 1.9 percent on Friday as the output boost had been largely priced in and was seen as modest. Iran has objected to having members with additional capacity such as Saudi Arabia fill Venezuelan output gaps.
Tom Holland unmasks ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ sequel title
Tom Holland recently posted a video on Instagram revealing a sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming called Spider-Man: Far From Home . As recently as May, we heard reports that Jake Gyllenhaal was all but confirmed to play longtime Spider-Man villain, Mysterio.
Erdogan, ruling AK Party build early lead in Turkish elections
If the HDP exceeds the 10 percent threshold of votes needed to enter parliament, it will be harder for the AKP to get a majority. Expatriate votes have been brought to Turkey by airmail and they will be counted at the same time as the votes cast in Turkey.