EDITORIAL

THE slow burning trade feud between China and the United States has finally flared into hostilities.

[SOFIA] As a trade war rages between China and the US, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is meeting leaders from central and eastern Europe in Bulgaria on Saturday to discuss investment opportunities.

TRADE TENSIONS

CHINESE and European Union (EU) officials both agreed to oppose unilateralism and trade protectionism during talks in Beijing on a bilateral investment agreement, taking a swipe at US President...

THE world economy lurched closer to an all-out trade war as the Trump administration accused China of threatening US economic interests and as the European Union made good on its threat to hit...

[BRUSSELS] The European Union will begin charging import duties of 25 per cent on a range of US products on Friday, in response to US tariffs imposed on EU steel and aluminium early this month, the...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump's Commerce Department on Tuesday announced another trade action involving Chinese imports, with producers of steel propane tanks accused of dumping and...

[WHISTLER, Canada] Amid threats of imminent tariffs on metals and auto imports, escalating trade tensions between Europe and the United States were casting a shadow over a meeting of finance...

[WASHINGTON] The threat of trade protectionism is the biggest concern looming over a solid upswing in the global economy, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said.

<p/> [LONDON] The European Central Bank warned that a rise in trade protectionism would undermine the global economy, and said the US would be among the worst-affected.

[BEIJING] A US trade delegation in China has been having very good conversations, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday, as he heads into the second and likely last day of talks in...