US-CHINA TRUCE

NEWS over the weekend of a deal between the United States and China on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit spelt good news for markets in Asia with key indices ending the day's trading on higher...

[BUENOS AIRES] US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will wrap up a global summit on Saturday with high-stakes talks expected to determine whether they can begin defusing a...

ONE of the biggest impacts to China's growth from the ongoing trade war between the US and China will be a slowdown in technology acquisitions as a result of the higher tariffs and restrictions...

[SHANGHAI] China has cancelled upcoming trade talks with the United States and will not send vice-premier Liu He to Washington next week, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources.

[WASHINGTON] The Trump administration said it needs to confront China over its trading practices to defend US long-term interests even as escalating tariffs cause discomfort for American consumers.

THE back-and-forth between the world's two largest economies that has haunted markets for much of the year is a "lose-lose situation for all parties involved", JPMorgan's global...

EDITORIAL

THE escalating trade dispute between the US and China continues to simmer, with President Donald Trump threatening last Friday a fourth round of tariffs on US$267 billion worth of Chinese imports.

EDITORIAL

US officials, lawmakers and pundits regard Russia as the main threat to American global interests today. Or so it would seem from ongoing media coverage of the Kremlin's alleged involvement in...

[SINGAPORE] China proposed retaliatory tariffs on US$60 billion worth of US goods ranging from liquefied natural gas (LNG) to some aircraft on Friday, as a senior Chinese diplomat cast doubt on...

THE White House opted to take a less confrontational approach towards Chinese investments in the US as it pushes Congress to strengthen an existing review process rather than invoke a little-used law...