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Trump urges Xi to work 'hard' and fast on North Korea

Trump urges Xi to work 'hard' and fast on North Korea

Speaking on the second day of a trip to Beijing marked by pomp and pageantry, Trump also decried China's "one-sided and unfair" trade surplus with the United States.

Qatar registers QR9.9bn trade surplus in March

Qatar registers QR9.9bn trade surplus in March

Qatar has registered a trade surplus of QR9.9bn in March, which represents a year-on-year growth of nearly 71%, data released by the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics show.

Qatar's trade surplus reaches QR10.75bn in December

Qatar's trade surplus reaches QR10.75bn in December

A surge in value of crude exports, ahead of the January 1 deadline for production cuts, helped Qatar's trade surplus reach QR10.75bn in December 2016, showing a stupendous 21.7% growth year-on-year.

Rush to build bunkers in Kashmir as fears grow

Rush to build bunkers in Kashmir as fears grow

Residents in Pakistani Kashmir are racing to build underground bunkers for the first time since the 1990s, frightened by what they say is the worst cross-border violence since a ceasefire was agreed in 2003.

Qatar's trade surplus scales up to $2.4bn in August

Qatar's trade surplus scales up to $2.4bn in August

Qatar’s trade balance registered a surplus in August, and scaled up to $2.4bn from $1.8bn in July, helped by improving oil prices, QNB has said in its latest ‘Qatar monthly monitor’.

China’s Rio-bound Hua Tian still ‘one in a billion’

China’s Rio-bound Hua Tian still ‘one in a billion’

Alex Hua Tian was understandably distraught when, competing in three-day eventing as China’s first and only Olympic equestrian, he was thrown from his horse at the 2008 Beijing Games.

Syrians leave rebel-held Homs area in truce deal

Syrians leave rebel-held Homs area in truce deal

Busloads of Syrians including rebel fighters left the last insurgent-held area of Homs yesterday under a rare local truce in Syria’s nearly five-year conflict...

“What we’ve been able to achieve is a miracle, really”

“What we’ve been able to achieve is a miracle, really”

It doesn’t matter what you are upset about today or who has disappointed you. By the time you read the story of Denise and Chris Arthey, you will agree that we often sweat the small stuff ...

Sri Lanka president arrives in India on first foreign trip

Sri Lanka president arrives in India on first foreign trip

Maithripala Sirisena will hold talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, and will later be guest of honour at a banquet.