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Qatar-Turkey trade volume ‘has potential’ to reach $5bn, says official

Qatar-Turkey trade volume ‘has potential’ to reach $5bn, says official

Trade exchange between Qatar and Turkey has the potential to reach $5bn, surpassing the current total of $1.5bn with continued private sector co-operation ...

May eyes 'golden era' with China as Brexit looms

May eyes 'golden era' with China as Brexit looms

China and Britain touted their ‘golden era’ of relations on Wednesday as Prime Minister Theresa May visited Beijing to strengthen her country's global trade links ...

S Korea uncovers about $600 mn in illegal cryptocurrency trade

S Korea uncovers about $600 mn in illegal cryptocurrency trade

South Korea has uncovered illegal cryptocurrency foreign exchange trading worth nearly $600 million, a sign authorities are tightening the regulatory screws on the digital asset that many global policymakers ...

Trump angers China, South Korea with new trade tariffs

Trump angers China, South Korea with new trade tariffs

President Donald Trump has approved steep tariffs on imports of solar panels and washing machines to protect US producers, triggering an outcry in China and South Korea and even protests at home.

Qatar-Turkey trade up by more than 30% since siege

Qatar-Turkey trade up by more than 30% since siege

Citing “strong ties” between Qatar and Turkey, HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani said cooperation between both countries “is witnessing a steady increase.”

Qatar-Turkey trade volume reaches $1bn in 2017

Qatar-Turkey trade volume reaches $1bn in 2017

Turkish exports jumped 46% in 2017 to boost Qatar-Turkey trade volume from $750mn to $1bn, ambassador Fikret Ozer said.

Qatar receives investments of more than QR743bn in Q2

Qatar receives investments of more than QR743bn in Q2

The survey was addressed to about 30 of the largest enterprises in the private sector, which accounted for 84% of value of inward FDI (foreign direct investment) of non-banks enterprises in 2016.

Iran inaugurates new Indian Ocean port

Iran inaugurates new Indian Ocean port

Iran inaugurated a long-awaited new port at Chabahar in the southeast Sunday, which it is hoped will be a major new trade hub linking India and Africa with Central Asia.

Singapore growth beats forecasts as global trade improves

Singapore growth beats forecasts as global trade improves

Singapore's economy beat expectations to grow at its fastest pace in nearly four years during the third quarter, data showed on Thursday, boosted by a surge in global demand that has buoyed Asia.

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

Singapore suspends trade relations with North Korea

Singapore has suspended trade relations with North Korea, the latest of Pyongyang's major trade partners to cut commercial ties under toughening UN sanctions over its weapons programme ...

US 'deeply committed' to ties with Qatar

US 'deeply committed' to ties with Qatar

The United States remains deeply committed to its bilateral relationship with Qatar on a range of issues, says the US embassy’s charge d’affaires.

Trans-Pacific trade deal advances without United States

Trans-Pacific trade deal advances without United States

Countries in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal have agreed on the core elements to move ahead without the United States, officials said on Saturday ...