[SINGAPORE] US President Donald Trump said he had forged a "good relationship" with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the start of a historic summit in Singapore on Tuesday, as the two men...

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump fired off a volley of tweets on Monday venting anger on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (Nato) allies, the European Union (EU) and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

EDITORIAL

BARRING another hitch, US President Donald Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this morning. It is a meeting that has come despite threats and counter threats of nuclear attack. Somehow...

THE growing tensions between the United States and its allies were exposed during the meeting of the Group of Seven (G-7) industrial nations in Charlevoix, Quebec, over the weekend, and on the eve of...

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump will cut a lonely figure at a meeting of the world's club for wealthy nations this week...

BILL Adler was invited last year to bid on a contract to make commercial sausage stuffers for a company that wanted to replace its Chinese supplier. The customer had just one nonnegotiable demand:...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE first salvo in the transatlantic trade war has now been fired by the United States, which is imposing stinging tariffs on steel imports from the European Union (as well as from Canada and Mexico...