[WASHINGTON] The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits tumbled to near 49-year lows last week, which could ease concerns about a slowdown in the labour market and economy.

[CHICAGO] China resumed buying US soybeans, bringing some relief to farmers in Donald Trump's heartland as President Xi Jinping works toward a trade deal with his American counterpart...

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A KEY MEASURE of US inflation picked up as expected in November on rising costs for housing, medical care and used cars, reinforcing expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates...

[WASHINGTON] A key measure of US inflation picked up as expected in November on rising costs for housing, medical care and used cars, reinforcing expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise...

[WINNIPEG] While most crop markets had a lackluster 2018, wheat enjoyed a rally. But those gains look like they may be fleeting.

[HONOLULU] Pacific island nations have vowed to oppose US efforts to increase its catch limit in the world's largest tuna fishery, saying the proposal does nothing to improve sustainable fishing...

[BEIJING] China and the United States discussed the road map for the next stage of their trade talks on Tuesday, during a telephone call between Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He and US Treasury Secretary...

[BEIJING] China's Vice Premier Liu He, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer spoke by phone Tuesday morning Beijing time, signaling that dialog...

UNLESS US-China trade talks wrap up successfully by March 1, new tariffs will be imposed, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Sunday, clarifying there is a "hard deadline"...

JUST a few days after US President Donald Trump agreed to a shaky trade truce with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting in Argentina, the US Justice Department requested last week that the...