[PARIS] New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday pushed for a "progressive" free-trade agreement with the European Union in the coming months, while saying British ideas...

[WASHINGTON] The United States and South Korea agreed to revise their six-year-old trade pact with a side deal to deter competitive currency devaluation by Seoul and with concessions for US autos and...

[COLOMBO] Singapore's new free trade agreement (FTA) with Sri Lanka is a significant one that marks a new milestone in relations between the two countries, Minister of Trade and Industry (...

[OTTAWA] Canadian government officials said there's an increasing likelihood US President Donald Trump will give six-months' notice to withdraw from Nafta, dragging down the loonie, yields...

[WASHINGTON] The Trump administration has an understandable beef with South Korea. A trade pact struck back in 2011 didn't live up to expectations. As talks kick off to amend the deal, though,...

[PANAMA CITY] Panama and China will begin negotiations in June 2018 to sign a free-trade deal, the two countries' trade ministers said on Thursday, consolidating a relationship that has...

[GUANGZHOU] Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he would consider one-on-one talks with the US on trade, if negotiations to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) fail. 

APEC IN VIETNAM

THERE was confusion and drama in Da Nang on Friday as a meeting of world leaders involved in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact was unexpectedly scrapped after Canadian Prime Minister...

[TOKYO] Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Tuesday that Japan would not enter a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) with the United States as a means to resolve the two countries' trade...

UNTIL Tuesday, the North American Free Trade Agreement (Nafta) looked like it might be headed for a quick demise. Now, it could be headed for a slow, painful one.