[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he is moving to finalise trade sanctions against China even as a US delegation is set to travel to Beijing for talks to resolve the dispute.

[WASHINGTON] The US Treasury on Monday said that it could lift sanctions on Russian aluminum giant Rusal if tycoon Oleg Deripaska gives up control of the company.

[UNITED NATIONS] North Korea violated United Nations sanctions to earn nearly US$200 million in 2017 from banned commodity exports, according to a confidential report by independent UN monitors,...

[DUBAI]A downturn in Qatar's real estate market deepened in October because of economic sanctions imposed by other Arab states, official consumer price data showed on Tuesday...

[WASHINGTON] The US Senate Banking Committee unanimously backed new sanctions targeting Chinese banks that do business with North Korea on Tuesday, just before President Donald Trump visits Beijing...

[WASHINGTON] The United States excluded China's Bank of Dandong from its financial system on Thursday, alleging that it has helped North Korea evade financial sanctions to launder funds...

[WASHINGTON] Group of Seven finance leaders agreed to cooperate in taking appropriate action against North Korean attempts to avert UN sanctions, a senior Japanese finance ministry official said on...

[UNITED NATIONS, United States] The UN has slapped a global port ban on four vessels found violating sanctions against North Korea, the head of an expert panel said Monday in what he described as an...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump will announce new US responses to Iran's missile tests, support for "terrorism" and cyber operations as part of his new Iran strategy, the White...

[KHARTOUM] Sudan on Friday welcomed the US decision to end its 20-year trade embargo against Khartoum as a "positive decision" but called for Washington to go further and take the country...