NON-oil domestic exports (NODX) grew 1.1 per cent year-on-year in the first three months of the year and government planners are maintaining their earlier forecast that the NODX will rise 1-3 per...

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GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel makes a first trip to China on Thursday and Friday since her re-election last September. Berlin and Beijing have a vast common bilateral and multilateral agenda, and...

THE European Union's (EU) own top trade official warned on Tuesday that the bloc's last-ditch bid to persuade US President Donald Trump to back off stiff tariffs on metals imports from...

"WHAT was he thinking?" has probably become the most commonly-used phrase in Washington in this Trump era - as in "What was he thinking…" when he referred to African countries as...

[WASHINGTON] The newly-declared economic truce between the US and China will prove temporary if the world’s two largest economies fail to deliver on vague commitments to rebalance trade.

CHINA denied on Friday that it had offered a package to slash the US trade deficit by up to US$200 billion, hours after it dropped an anti-dumping probe into US sorghum imports in a conciliatory...

AFTER shrinking for two straight months, Singapore's exports recovered in April as volatile pharmaceutical shipments rebounded...

[SINGPORE] Singapore will not be signing on for now to the free and open Indo-Pacific strategy being touted by the United States, Japan, India and Australia, said Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan...