U.S.-China negotiators agree to meet again in Beijing: Global Times editor in chief

China's Vice Premier Liu He listens to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer as they exit the office of the U.S. Trade Representative following a second day of last ditch trade talks in Washington, U.S., May 10, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis

(Reuters) - Negotiators from the U.S. and China have agreed to meet again in Beijing in the future for further trade talks, the editor-in-chief of China’s Global Times newspaper said on Friday.

"I learned from authoritative source (sic) that China-US trade talks didn't break down. Both sides think that the talks are constructive and will continue consultations. The two sides agree to meet again in Beijing in the future", Hu Xijin said in a tweet

Global Times is a tabloid published by the Ruling Communist Party’s People’s Daily.

Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama