Posts Tagged ‘US’

US and China signal another round of trade talks is coming

China has received an invitation and is working on the details with the US
by BLOOMBERG WASHINGTON • The US and Chinese governments are working out the ...

Asia tech stocks diverge from US with biggest gap since 1998

SINGAPORE • Tencent Holdings Ltd is no Apple Inc, and technology shares in Asia are feeling it — the sector is diverging from its US counterpart by the ...

Trump’s Asia summit snub fuels doubts

WASHINGTON • US President Donald Trump (picture) will skip two major summits in Asia in November, a move that could stoke concerns in the region about the ...

US, China impose new tariffs on each other as trade talks resume

US trade tensions with China are more likely to worsen this year, weighing on global growth in 2019
By BLOOMBERG WASHINGTON • The ...

N. Korea liaison shows US-S. Korea fissures

SEOUL • South Korea’s plan to set up a liaison office at an industrial park it sponsors in North Korea is underscoring differences between Seoul and ...

Trade tensions, surplus drawdown can cause oil prices to plummet

Brent crude oil price could head south to US$50 per barrel level in 2019
By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Oil prices could head south to US$50 ...

Maersk: Tariffs will hurt US more than rest of world

COPENHAGEN • The US economy will be hit many times harder than the rest of the world by an escalating global trade war, according the CEO of AP ...

EMs could benefit from Trump’s trade tantrums

While Trump’s protectionism can be a catalyst for relocation of production capacity, developing nations have to seize the opportunity
By PROF DR ...

PetroChina said to mull suspending US LNG purchases

TOKYO • PetroChina Co Ltd may temporarily halt purchases of US liquefied natural gas (LNG) spot cargoes through the winter to avoid potential tariffs amid ...

China-US trade spat is just a start to the economic cold war

By CONOR SEN / Pic By BLOOMBERG
China is not just another front in US President Donald Trump’s war on trade. Unlike Mexico, Canada, Europe and other ...

Inflation’s the one thing Trump’s trade war isn’t handing China

In the meantime, China’s domestic demand is showing signs of weakening, which would act as a drag on prices
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • Economists running ...

China factory gauge cools on trade tensions

Factories are faced with challenges both at home and abroad, with slower credit growth denting demand
by BLOOMBERG HONG KONG • China’s official factory ...