MLC foreign ministers support open world economy
14:49 | 18/12/2018 Global Economy
Foreign ministers from six Mekong-Lancang Cooperation (MLC) countries have highlighted the importance of an open world economy and the maintenance of a rules-based multilateral trade system with the World Trade Organization at its core.
Singapore’s economy to grow 2.6 percent next year
14:46 | 13/12/2018 Global Economy
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on December 12 announced the results of its recent survey that Singapore’s economy will grow only 2.6 percent in 2019 due to the negative impacts of protectionism and a trade war between the US and China, the world’s first and second largest economies.
China, US discuss next stage of trade talks
14:15 | 12/12/2018 Global Economy
China and the United States discussed the road map for the next stage of their trade talks on Tuesday, during a telephone call between Chinese Vice Premier Liu He and U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer.