First published: Daily Telegraph 15 November, 2023
When Xi Jinping and President Biden meet in San Francisco on Wednesday, they will both be hoping to show they are back to successfully managing their most important external relationship.
Biden will hope that dialogue and even some agreements – there is speculation of one surrounding China’s willingness to clamp down on the production and export of fentanyl – will help his current poor opinion poll ratings a year before American voters have their say.
Xi doesn’t have that problem, but we can presume that his meeting with Biden, followed by a banquet with some of America’s most powerful corporate executives, is about an even stronger need to stabilise China’s US relationship. Read on….https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2023/11/14/xi-jinping-wont-save-china-communists-disaster/