International Trade

Japan deepens Southeast Asian ties with airmen program

Oct 20, 2018

Japan's defense minister says he plans to start a program for professional airmen to strengthen ties between his country and Southeast Asia

Southeast Asian navies to hold drills with China next week

Oct 19, 2018

Southeast Asian navies will hold their first joint exercises with China in its southern waters next week

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

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

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

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

Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data

Oct 12, 2018

Asian markets mixed on strong Chinese trade data

The Latest: Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals

Oct 11, 2018

Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals, aim to close gaps in development

As markets swoon, finance chiefs urge US, China to cool it

Oct 11, 2018

World Bank, IMF heads urge U.S., China to play by rules, fix, not break world trade system as tumbling share prices underscore risks

Stock market drop spreads, Wall Street set to fall again

Oct 11, 2018

Stock markets sink, extending losses from Wall Street, as investors worry that higher interest rates will dent company earnings and a trade war will crimp global business.