Tag: Us-China trade tensions
With the conflict dragging on, reaching a comprehensive trade deal as Trump gears up for re-election next year increasingly seems like a remote possibility.
Developing Asia, a group of 45 countries in the Asia-Pacific region, is still expected to grow 5.7% this year and 5.6% next year.
The president's comments come after promising to hold off on more duties in a trade-war truce he reached with China’s Xi Jinping last month.
Some of the workers have already been notified of the dismissals and additional cuts could be announced soon.
China claims the sale of US$2.2 billion worth of military equipment to Taiwan will harm its sovereignty and national security.
Worldwide shipments of personal computers increase in the second quarter, fueled by businesses upgrading to the latest Microsoft Windows software.
As trade tariffs and tweets by President Donald Trump hammer some of China’s biggest companies, the country’s movie business is taking a hit – from its own government.
Singapore is looking to build on its reputation as a top arbitration destination in Asia as it prepares to sign the Singapore Convention on Mediation.
Monaco becomes the first European country to inaugurate a next-generation 5G mobile phone network based on Huawei technology.
Li & Fung's CEO says China’s factories are getting 'urgent and desperate' as worried US retailers accelerate a move out of the country amid heightened trade tensions.
US and Chinese trade officials hold a 'constructive' phone conversation, marking a new round of talks after the world's two largest economies agree to a truce in a year-long trade war.
Cambodia's Smart Axiata begin 5G trials in partnership with China's Huawei and could start rolling out the mobile network by this year.
For the first time in 30 years, Bangladesh-based garment manufacturer Newage Group is sensing an opportunity to sell in the US. And it has President Trump’s battle with China to thank.
China insists the US must remove all the tariffs placed on Chinese goods as a condition for reaching a trade deal.
Oil edges lower as investors weigh troubling economic data from around the world against Opec’s extension of output cuts into 2020.
Czech's Marketa Vondrousova gets knocked out in the first round at Wimbledon with a 6-4, 6-4 defeat against American Madison Brengle.
Trump and Xi agree to another truce in their trade war, removing an immediate threat looming over the global economy even as a lasting peace remains elusive.
US President Trump says he is ready for a 'historic' deal with China as he kicked off a highly anticipated meeting with China's Xi.
Wall Street stocks advance on Friday, concluding a banner first half of the year even as a prolonged US-China trade war led to losses on the week.
President Donald Trump says the US has made progress in trade discussions with China ahead of a lunch meeting with President Xi Jinping.
Stocks rise for a second day, notching the best month since January on optimism the US and China will make progress during trade talks this weekend.
The average daily trading volume on the MSCI Asia Pacific Index jumps to a potential record high despite worries on trade war uncertainty, global growth worries and slumping profit estimates.
Australia urges Indo-Pacific nations to step up their commitment to free trade as the worsening fallout from the US-China impasse threatens global growth.
American technology firms are still selling components to Chinese technology giant Huawei despite a ban imposed by President Trump on national security grounds, the New York Times reports.