Economy

Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will solve dispute

Oct 16, 2018

Asian shares up on hopes that US, China will resolve trade dispute

Global stocks mostly slip on continuing global trade worries

Oct 15, 2018

Global stocks are mostly down amid worries about global trade and prospects for economic growth.

Asian stocks slip on continuing global trade worries

Oct 15, 2018

Asian stocks are slipping as investor worries continue about global trade tensions and prospects for economic growth

IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

Oct 13, 2018

IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks as trade tensions, debt problems build

The Latest: IMF's Lagarde planning to attend Saudi meeting

Oct 13, 2018

The Latest: IMF's Lagarde planning to attend Saudi conference despite writer's disappearance

Prospect of Trump-Xi talks raises hope for thaw in trade war

Oct 13, 2018

Prospects for a Trump-Xi meeting lifts hope for a thaw in trade war

Philippine, Vietnam leaders discuss disputed sea boundaries

Oct 12, 2018

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Vietnam's prime minister have discussed efforts by their countries to delineate their maritime boundaries in the disputed South China Sea, most of which is claimed by China

World markets claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meet

Oct 12, 2018

World shares claw back losses on possible Trump-Xi meeting at Group of 20 summit

China auto sales sink in September as economy cools

Oct 12, 2018

China's auto sales sank 12 percent in September from a year earlier, adding to economic challenges for the country's leaders amid a tariff fight with Washington

Indonesian president says trade wars too destructive

Oct 12, 2018

Indonesian president says trade wars are an invitation to destruction, as shares rebound on news of possible Trump-Xi meeting