Tag: trade

Inaugural durian flight leaves Malaysia for Henan, China

Kuala Lumpur – Looks like the durian craze is continually growing and has reached our Chinese neighbours. The first ever chartered flight for durian fruit...

Trump aides downplay ‘order’ to US companies to leave China

by Virginie MONTET Donald Trump's top aides on Sunday downplayed the idea of US companies being forced to abandon China any time soon, as an edict...

US designates China a ‘currency manipulator’ as trade war rages

by Douglas Gillison with Kelly Wang in Shanghai The United States on Monday formally accused China of manipulating its currency, marking the second major escalation...

‘Canary in the coal mine’: Singapore woes ring trade alarm bells

by Martin Abbugao A plunge in exports and the worst growth rates for a decade have fuelled concerns about the outlook for Singapore's economy, with...

China’s answer to Nasdaq set to begin trading

by Dan Martin / Lianchao LAN Trading begins Monday on a new Nasdaq-style technology board in Shanghai that represents one of China's most significant market...

US importers find ways to adapt to, skirt Trump’s tariffs

by Luc OLINGA Big US companies are accelerating efforts to move more of their supply chains from China to neighboring countries in light of Trump...
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Is China manipulating trade to assert its power in South China Sea?

The South China Sea or SCS conflict takes a different dimension when the role of China as a major foreign direct investment or FDI...

Next Trump targets: Malaysia, Philippines, two other Asean nations beware

US President Donald Trump will surely have a relook at the trade figures and deals with four Asean countries, namely Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and...
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