COMMENTARY

THE tit-for-tat trade spat between the world's two largest economic powerhouses has sent shockwaves through the global economy, roiling financial markets. Staying true to his campaign promise,...

COMMENTARY

THE tit-for-tat trade spat between the world's two largest economic powerhouses has sent shockwaves through the global economy, roiling financial markets. Staying true to his campaign promise,...

[BRUSSELS] China on Friday called on the European Union to take a joint stand against US protectionism as the tit-for-tat trade rift between Washington and Beijing threatened to entangle Europe.

TRADE TENSIONS

THE escalating trade tensions between China and the US have sparked concerns among the business community here over the potential impact on global growth.

TRADE TENSIONS

THE escalating trade tensions between China and the US have sparked concerns among the business community here over the potential impact on global growth.

[BEIJING] China wants to share its development opportunities with other countries, but protectionism will mean closing the door into China, the country's top diplomat said, amid a festering...

EDITORIAL

EVERY time an economy somewhere is beset with domestic woes, some governments play politics and give in to protectionism.

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[KNOXVILLE, Tennessee] Federal Reserve officials on Friday said they want to see more details about new tariff policies before deciding whether any policy response is warranted, holding to their view...

SINGAPORE shares opened 2 per cent lower on Friday, with the Straits Times Index (STI) down 71.06 points to 3,420.31 at 9.02am as stock markets in Asia slid after US President Donald Trump announced...