Economy

US, China hike tariffs as trade row intensifies

Sep 24, 2018

US, China impose new tariff hikes, giving no sign of compromise in technology that weighs on global economic growth

China summons US envoys over sanctions linked to Russia deal

Sep 23, 2018

China has summoned the U.S. ambassador to deliver a strong protest against economic sanctions lodged over the purchase of Russian fighter jets and surface-to-air missile equipment

Global stocks buoyed by Wall Street optimism

Sep 21, 2018

Global stocks are up as a record close on Wall Street boosted investor sentiment despite no signs of a cooling in the simmering U.S.-Chinese trade tensions

Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher

Sep 21, 2018

Asian stocks rise after Wall Street hit new highs despite U.S.-Chinese trade tensions

China looks unlikely to give in after US tariff hike

Sep 18, 2018

China appears unlikely to back down after Trump approves new tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods

China vows 'counter-measures' to US tariff hike

Sep 18, 2018

China says it will take 'counter-measures' to Trump's tariff hike; American business group warns 'downward spiral' in their trade battle appears certain

Chinese official: Beijing should target goods needed by US

Sep 17, 2018

Former Chinese finance minister says Beijing should press Washington to end their tariff battle by restricting exports of goods needed by American companies

Venezuela's Maduro meets China's Xi on trip to deepen ties

Sep 14, 2018

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has met with the president of China, one of his ailing country's biggest creditors, during a trip to deepen ties

China factory output holds up in August, investment weakens

Sep 14, 2018

Chinese factory output holds up in August but investment weakens, adding to challenges amid tariff battle with Washington

China says Washington asks to resume talks on tariff fight

Sep 13, 2018

China says Washington has asked to resume negotiations on their worsening tariff dispute

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