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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 ...

Trump stands with Japan against N.Korean 'menace'

Trump stands with Japan against N.Korean 'menace'

Speaking after a summit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo, Donald Trump repeated his mantra the "era of strategic patience" with North Korea was over.

Qatar Airways' inaugural flight lands in Sarajevo

Qatar Airways' inaugural flight lands in Sarajevo

The newly launched service to the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina will operate four times a week, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, with a flight time of six hours, the Doha-based carrier said.

Sri Lanka a major investment, trade partner, says minister

Sri Lanka a major investment, trade partner, says minister

The agricultural sector will have a special place on the map of mutual cooperation in the coming phase, Sheikh Ahmed said while chairing the second session of the Qatari-Sri Lankan joint committee in Colombo.

Sri Lanka seeks stronger trade, economic ties with Qatar

Sri Lanka seeks stronger trade, economic ties with Qatar

The forum hosted Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena, who is on a state visit to Qatar, and HE the Minister of Economy and Commerce Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani.

Trump tells Paris, Berlin to 'keep making money' via trade with Tehran

Trump tells Paris, Berlin to 'keep making money' via trade with Tehran

US President Donald Trump said in an interview aired Sunday he does not object to France and Germany continuing trade with Iran, despite his refusal to certify the Iran nuclear deal.

Emir and Malaysian PM discuss bilateral ties, economy

Emir and Malaysian PM discuss bilateral ties, economy

During the session, the Emir and the Malaysian Prime Minister discussed bilateral relations and ways of supporting and developing them in various fields so as to push them forward to a wider strategic level.

UK team meets ministers, trade ties reviewed

UK team meets ministers, trade ties reviewed

During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations and discussed aspects of joint co-operation, especially in economic, trade and investment fields, and means of developing these.

Turkish furniture manufacturers’ trade delegation to visit Doha

Turkish furniture manufacturers’ trade delegation to visit Doha

A trade delegation of 11 Turkish furniture manufacturers under the Kayseri Furniture Industrialists’ Association (Kaymos) umbrella will visit Doha from Saturday until October 3 ...