Tag: trade war

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US ends China-funded exchange programs, calls them ‘propaganda tools’

The US State Department said Friday it was terminating five Chinese-funded exchange programs with the United States, calling them propaganda tools for Beijing. Secretary...

China exempts US imports from tariffs for virus fight

Beijing announced Saturday that US imports that can be used in China's fight against a deadly new virus will be exempted from retaliatory tariffs...

US, China set to sign vital trade truce

by Heather SCOTT The world's two dominant economic powers, the United States and China, are poised to sign a trade truce Wednesday that will allow...

European companies minimise risks from US-China trade war

European companies in China have been able to minimise the effect from the tariff war between Beijing and Washington, although some are considering relocating...

China says in ‘close communication’ with US over trade deal

Beijing and Washington are "maintaining close communication" over a much-anticipated phase one trade deal, China's commerce ministry said Thursday, reiterating that tariffs must be...

World stocks rattled as Trump says no China trade deadline

Global equities mostly retreated Tuesday after US President Donald Trump warned there was no deadline for doing a trade deal with China. The announcement added...

US-China trade war could spark real war: Kissinger

Former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger warned Thursday that an armed conflict could break out between the United States and China if they...

DPM Heng: Strong business partners needed to carry Singapore through global uncertainties

Singapore—At the Distinguished Partner in Progress Award ceremony at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on Tuesday, September 24, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat said...

Mahathir’s son not in a rush to bid for Prime Minister’s post

After showing his intention to get into politics at a higher level in the Pakatan Harapan government, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir's son Mukhriz...

Mahathir says cannot force rare earths firm Lynas to leave country amid fear of radioactive waste

Malaysia cannot force rare earths miner Lynas Corp to leave despite opposition from members of the Pakatan Harapan coalition who fear the risk of radioactivity from...