[NEW YORK] China said on Friday it would impose tariffs on US crude oil imports for the first time, sending prices down nearly 4 per cent to two-week lows as the escalating bilateral trade war fed...

[NEW YORK] Wall Street stocks tanked Friday after President Donald Trump vowed a tough response to new Chinese tariffs, escalating the trade war between the world's top two economies amid rising...

[WASHINGTON] US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin are set to travel to China Monday for the first high-level, face-to-face trade negotiations between the...

[WASHINGTON] US and Chinese officials are working to schedule a top-level trade talks by telephone next week but a face-to-face encounter has not been scheduled yet, US officials said Friday.

[LONDON] President Donald Trump's trade war with China has been felt around the world. The latest casualty: the South Korean electronics giant Samsung Electronics.

[OSAKA] Global trade, geopolitical hotspots and even horse-trading over top EU jobs: G20 leaders have a lot of their plate when they meet from Friday in Osaka.

[SHANGHAI] Instead of waging a trade war with China, the United States should drop its win-at-all-costs mentality and consider the interests of its own people as well as the global community, the...

[BEIJING] A group of chief executive officers of American corporations are set to meet with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang this week as the simmering trade war ensnares companies from both countries...

EDITORIAL

THE rosy narrative of a strong revival in the global economy that was shaped by upbeat numbers in the first quarter of this year is wilting.

EDITORIAL

THE most high-profile defence and security summit in the Asia-Pacific region returns to Singapore this week for the 18th straight year, and one pressing issue that is certain to dominate the...