[Port Moresby] The leader of Papua New Guinea, host of this year's APEC summit, Friday urged respect for international trade rules by "countries large and small" as spats between the...

DANISH shipping group AP Moller-Maersk beat third-quarter operating profit forecasts on Wednesday, but said a trade war between the United States and China had hit demand for container shipping.

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will discuss trade on the sidelines of a Group of 20 summit in Argentina this month, a senior US official said Tuesday.

OCTOBER was a bad month for shares, with global shares losing 7.57 per cent in US dollar terms. Shares were due a bounce from their October lows - Australian shares have risen around 4 per cent. But...

NORTH American farmers are finding increased levels of a plant toxin known as vomitoxin in this year's corn harvest, adding insult to injury for growers already suffering as the US-China trade...

BANK EARNINGS

WHAT has driven bullish calls on banks is the view that banks would clearly benefit from the rate normalisation process, following a decade of extraordinarily low rates.

IN A closely-watched speech delivered in Shanghai, Chinese president Xi Jinping once again cast China as a champion of free trade and pledged to open up the country's markets further. ...

[BEIJING] Export orders to the United States at China's latest Canton fair dropped 30.3 per cent from a year earlier by value, the fair's organiser China Foreign Trade Center said, as China...

DBS chief executive officer Piyush Gupta said on Monday the mortgage business is expected to slow down more than earlier expected. 

[SINGAPORE] Singapore may need to review its economic growth projections for next year as a trade spat between the world's two biggest economies increases uncertainty and crimps business...