Singapore’s economic growth likely to be weaker this year
14:23 | 30/06/2019 Global Economy
The Singapore economy is likely to end the year weaker than earlier expected in the context that the ongoing tension between the US and China has stalled three of the world’s growth engines — trade, manufacturing and investments, warned Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Managing Director Ravi Menon on June 27.
RoK to provide 50,000 tons of rice to DPRK via WFP
17:35 | 19/06/2019 Global Economy
The Republic of Korea (ROK) Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul, the country's top policymaker in charge of inter-Korean affairs, told a televised press briefing Wednesday (June 19) that his country will provide 50,000 tons of rice to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) through the World Food Program (WFP).
India slaps retaliatory tariffs on US goods
14:54 | 17/06/2019 Global Economy
India has imposed higher levies on a range of US products after Washington ended key trade privileges for New Delhi. The US accuses India of being a "high-tariff country" that limits access to its gigantic market.