Trump Administration has no plans to place caps on H-1B work visas, said State Department spokeswoman.
CNBC, citing sources, said the trade talks had stalled and the next round of discussions was “in flux.”
Trump announced that US intends to terminate India's designations as a beneficiary country under the GSP programme.
Liu voiced a measured optimism on reaching a deal, but said there were “issues of principle” on which China would not back down.
The value of products subject to new round of tariffs is approximately dollar 300 billion.