Lighthizer, Japan’s Motegi ato meet again on trade
Japan’s economy minister says that a good start has been made to the trade negotiations with the U.S., with both sides keen to strike an early agreement.
Hong Kong Chief Executive Lam on Trade, Artificial Islands, Property Market, Autonomy
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam discusses the trade negotiations between the U.S. and China, how the negotiations have impacted Hong Kong, Hong Kong’s trading status with the U.S., property prices, the housing market, Hong Kong’s autonomy and her outlook for the Greater Bay area.
China Said to propose $30 Billion more U.S. agriculture imports
China is proposing that it could buy an additional $30 billion a year of U.S. agricultural products including soybeans, corn and wheat as part of a possible trade deal being negotiated by the two countries, according to people with knowledge of the plan.
Understanding Nigeria’s doing business reform cycle
Following Nigeria's drop in the World Bank's Doing Business Rankings, PEBEC Secretary and Senior Special Assistant to the President on Industry, Trade, and Investment, Jumoke Oduwole says the strategy to ensure that the efforts of the Enabling Business Environment Secretariat are commensurate with the results of the rankings is to ensure that information is made available to stakeholders.
US-China trade poker enters new round
Trade talks between the United States and China will continue in Washington this week. The big question is just how far the two sides are from an agreement. The US is certainly sending contradictory signals.
Rathbones' Chillingworth Sees 'More of the Same' for 2019 Markets
Julian Chillingworth, chief investment officer at Rathbones, examines markets and volatility at the start of 2019 as he sees U.S.-China trade as "not a short-term game."
Global trade 2019: Fasten your seat belts!
Trade conflicts have put a stamp on 2018. There was no lack of threats voiced and punitive tariffs implemented. Is there any hope that the New Year will bring some improvement? DW's Andreas Becker looks for answers.
East Africa’s low cost aviation trends
The introduction of flights by various budget airlines in the great lakes region has greatly improved travel, boosting trade and tourism, two of the area's key economic pillars.