The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), negotiated between the European Union and Vietnam to boost trade and investment between the two regions, is a significant economic milestone for...

AS SOUTH-EAST Asia cautiously emerges from lockdowns, the policy focus is shifting from triage to kick-starting economies.

[MUMBAI] India will stop importing more than 100 items used by its armed forces in a bid to boost local manufacturing.

[BEIJING] China's exports rose at the fastest pace in seven months in July, while imports declined, painting a mixed picture for the economy, as it recovers from its pandemic-induced slump.

[WASHINGTON] The US trade deficit dropped slightly in June to US$50.7 billion on a record increase in exports, the government announced Wednesday.

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday that global current account imbalances narrowed in 2019 as trade slowed, and the coronavirus could narrow them further in 2020,...

[NEW DELHI] New Delhi is considering measures to prevent trade partners mainly in South-east Asia from re-routing Chinese goods to India with little added value, two government sources said, amid...

[WASHINGTON] British Trade Minister Liz Truss will meet top US officials in Washington in coming days to assess progress on reaching a free trade agreement between the two countries, a...

[WASHINGTON] The United States' trade deficit in goods fell sharply in June as exports rebounded following several months of decline, suggesting a recovery in global trade after being severely...

[BEIJING] China's soybean imports in June from top supplier Brazil soared to a record high, according to customs data released on Sunday, driven by growing demand for soybeans as China's pig herd...