Obama turns up the heat on China
PRESIDENT Barack Obama has told China that the United States is fed up with its trade and currency practices, as he turned up the heat on America's biggest economic rival at an Asia Pacific summit.
"Enough's enough," Mr Obama said bluntly at a closing news conference at the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting where he scored a significant breakthrough in his push to create a pan-Pacific free trade zone.
Using some of his toughest language yet against China, Mr Obama - a day after face-to-face talks with President Hu Jintao - demanded that China stop "gaming" the international economic system and create a level playing field for US and other foreign businesses.
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