[BRUSSELS] The EU's diplomatic chief on Friday attacked the US over its use of economic sanctions after Washington opened the way to measures over Russia's controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline...

[KUALA LUMPUR] The US has banned the import of surgical gloves from two subsidiaries of Malaysia's Top Glove, the world's biggest manufacturer of the product, over forced labour concerns, despite...

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was ending trade preferences for Hong Kong and signed into law an act that authorises sanctions on banks over China's clampdown in the...

[BEIJING] China on Monday slapped retaliatory sanctions on three senior Republican lawmakers and a US envoy in a deepening row over Beijing's treatment of Uighurs in the western Xinjiang region....

[WASHINGTON] The US House of Representatives agreed unanimously on Wednesday to seek tough sanctions on Chinese officials and Hong Kong police after Beijing imposed a security law that clamps down...

CHINA'S largest banks have US$1.1 trillion in US dollar funding at stake and face potentially steep fines from US legislation that targets penalising lenders doing businesses with Chinese...

[MEXICO CITY] Tankers carrying nearly two months worth of Venezuelan oil output are stuck at sea as global refiners shun the nation's crude to avoid falling foul of US sanctions, according to...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump held off on imposing tougher sanctions on Chinese officials blamed for a crackdown on China's Uighur Muslim minority because of concern such measures would have...

THE managing director and the shipping manager of commodity-trading company Wee Tiong were charged in court on Friday with falsifying papers to hide business relationships with customers from...

[LONDON] Chinese oil companies may soon decline to charter any tanker that has visited Venezuela in the past year to avoid disruption to operations if the United States blacklists more ships for...