• Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
    Sex addiction? Trade war? Ask China’s online agony aunts
    Wondering if you have a sex addiction? Have a question about the US-China trade war’s likely impact? Or about whether to buy a house? China’s online question-and-answer mavens like Gu Zhongyi are there for you.
    opinion
  • Thu, 13 Sep 2018 07:55
    ASEAN unity key to deal with US-China trade tensions
    ASEAN unity and economic integration are the key factors for its members as trade tensions between the United States and China escalate, participants in a panel on the geopolitics of trade agreed at a session of the World Economic Forum on ASEAN on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 14:33
    Tokyo's Nikkei snaps six-day losing streak on bargain-hunting
    Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rose on Monday, snapping a six-day losing streak, although investors remained vigilant about a possible escalation in the US-China trade war.
    business
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    Downside risks loom 
    SET Index is not expected to rise and will face limited downside risks this week.  The SET Index plunged more than 30 points last week, under pressure from volatile emerging-market currencies as well as concerns over US-China trade war with a possible third round of revenge and retaliation.
    business
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    US-China tariff dispute ‘may escalate to full-blown war’
    The direct economic effect of the US-China tariff dispute has so far been limited, though that may change as the countries escalate their rhetoric – and their actions – in what could soon be a full-blown trade war, S&P Global Ratings reported yesterday.
    Economy
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
    JSCCIB keeps faiths in Thai economy amid US-China row 
    DESPITE the looming US-China trade dispute, Thailand's Joint Standing Committee on Commerce, Industry and Banking (JSCCIB) has kept its forecast for this year's economic growth at 4.3-4.8 per cent with an estimated Thai export growth of 7-10 per cent.
    Economy
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:07
    Asian markets bounce back on US-China trade talks
    Asian markets were on the rise Friday following strong leads from Wall Street and Europe, with investors cautiously optimistic about upcoming US-China trade talks.
    business
  • Sun, 05 Aug 2018 01:00
    Asian countries denounce 'real threat' of global trade war
    Asian countries have voiced concern about the potentially devastating impact of a US-China trade war, with ministers calling for the acceleration of talks for a gigantic Beijing-backed free-trade deal that excludes the United States.
    business
  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 06:22
    Stocks brush off latest trade threats
    Global stock markets pushed higher on Friday as a positive US jobs report apparently outweighed the latest escalation of US-China trade threats.
    business
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 06:44
    Global stocks mostly fall as US-China trade tensions simmer
    Global stocks mostly fell Wednesday on revived trade war fears following reports that US President Donald Trump plans steeper tariffs on Chinese goods.
    business
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
    Thailand looks for safe economic haven in US-China trade war
    THAILAND IS caught in the crossfire of the trade war between China and the United States and the Kingdom’s future economic relations with the two superpowers are precariously uncertain.
    Economy
  • Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
    ‘Asean best-placed to benefit’ from disruption caused by US-China disputes  
    THAILAND NEEDS to prepare for the negative consequence of the increasing rivalry and conflict between the United States and a rising China, notably from a trade war now building, but might benefit in the long run as Americans increasingly move into the region in search of suppliers and customers.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 10:29
    China says tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' US-China trade
    China on Wednesday said tit-for-tat tariffs will "destroy" trade between the world's top two economies, after Washington fired the next shot in a ballooning trade war, readying fresh levies on $200 billion in Chinese goods.
    business
  • Mon, 09 Jul 2018 08:45
    Shares in China's Xiaomi fall on Hong Kong debut
    Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi kicked off its trading debut in Hong Kong Monday, a long-awaited IPO overshadowed by the start of a US-China trade war and bearish investor sentiment.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 13:19
    Tokyo stocks down on fears over trade war, strong yen
    Tokyo stocks lost ground on Monday as worries over a US-China trade war and a strong yen weighed on the market.
    Breaking News
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