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Heightened trade tension to continue affecting global financial market: QNB

Heightened trade tension to continue affecting global financial market: QNB

Heightened trade tension will continue to affect sentiment and tighten global financial market conditions such as increasing the overall stress level in money, bond and equity markets ...

US will support post-Brexit UK with a trade deal: John Bolton

US will support post-Brexit UK with a trade deal: John Bolton

US President Donald Trump wants to see a successful British exit from the European Union that Washington will support with a US-UK free trade agreement ...

South Korea to drop Japan from its fast-track trade 'white list'

South Korea to drop Japan from its fast-track trade 'white list'

South Korea said on Monday it plans to drop Japan from its ‘white list’ of countries with fast-track trade status from September, a tit-for-tat move that deepens a diplomatic and trade rift between the two countries.

US-China trade talks resume after Trump tweetstorm

US-China trade talks resume after Trump tweetstorm

Chinese and US negotiators held talks in Shanghai Wednesday in a bid to bring an end to a year-long trade war, with the meeting overshadowed by a Twitter tirade from President Donald Trump.

Boeing crisis, trade tensions cast pall over air show

Boeing crisis, trade tensions cast pall over air show

Safety concerns, trade wars and growing security tensions in the Gulf are dampening spirits at the world's largest planemakers as they arrive at this week's Paris Airshow with little to celebrate despite bulging order books.

Trump raises tariff threat anew over secret provision in Mexico deal

Trump raises tariff threat anew over secret provision in Mexico deal

President Donald Trump said Monday a secret provision of the US immigration deal with Mexico will require the approval of that country's legislature and warned US tariffs will be reinstated if it is not forthcoming.

Putin stands by China, criticises US, in trade, Huawei disputes

Putin stands by China, criticises US, in trade, Huawei disputes

Aggressive US tactics such as a campaign against Chinese telecoms firm Huawei will lead to trade wars - and possibly real wars - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday ...

New economic corridor widens trade possibilities

New economic corridor widens trade possibilities

Qatar's adroit strategy to shift to overdrive along a new economic corridor has not only successfully maneuvered trade and business hurdles posed by Saudi-led quartet ...

Trump steps up attacks on Mexico, tariff threat called 'deadly serious'

Trump steps up attacks on Mexico, tariff threat called 'deadly serious'

Donald Trump stepped up his attacks on Mexico over immigration Sunday as a top aide warned that the US president is ‘deadly serious’ about slapping tariffs on imports from the southern neighbour.

Qatar reports a trade surplus of QR13.12bn in April 2019

Qatar reports a trade surplus of QR13.12bn in April 2019

Qatar reported a trade surplus of QR13.12bn in April 2019 with the bulk of the exports (more than 66%) going to Asia, according to the official estimates.

US tells large traders to stop jet fuel trade with Venezuela: sources

US tells large traders to stop jet fuel trade with Venezuela: sources

The United States told some large trading houses this week they should stop trading jet fuel with Venezuela or face sanctions, ratcheting up pressure aimed at removing Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from power ...

US, China harden their stands on Huawei as tech war intensifies

US, China harden their stands on Huawei as tech war intensifies

The United States and China hardened their stances over Huawei Thursday as Washington brushed aside claims of ‘bullying’ and accused the Chinese tech giant of misrepresenting its ties to the Beijing government.