[WASHINGTON] Top US and Chinese negotiators are seeking to narrow differences on an initial trade agreement during a Friday evening phone call, but remain split on key issues.

CHINA is still open to a partial trade deal with the US, an official with direct knowledge of the talks said, signalling that Beijing is focused on limiting the damage to its economy, the world's...

EUROPEAN safe-haven government bond yields rose away from six-week lows on Tuesday helped by a more conciliatory tone in China-US trade talks.

THE US dollar ticked up against the safe-haven Japanese yen on Friday as hopes rose for a US-China compromise on trade.