Saturday, Jul 20, 2019


Aug 24, 2019 10:03 AM

As Amazon fires become global crisis, Brazil's president reverses course

[RIO DE JANEIRO] As an ecological disaster in the Amazon escalated into a global political crisis, Brazil's...

Aug 24, 2019 09:37 AM

North Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' into sea: Seoul

[SEOUL] North Korea Saturday fired two "unidentified projectiles" into the sea off its eastern coast, South Korea's...

Aug 24, 2019 09:21 AM

World needs to end risky reliance on US dollar: BoE's Carney

[WYOMING] Bank of England Governor Mark Carney took aim at the US dollar's "destabilising" role in the world economy...

Aug 24, 2019 09:10 AM

Trump heaps another 5% tariff on Chinese goods in latest tit-for-tat escalation

[WASHINGTON/BEIJING] US President Donald Trump on Friday lashed back at a new round of Chinese tariffs by heaping an...

Aug 24, 2019 09:02 AM

BMW, Mercedes-Benz ensnared again in US-China trade war

[MUNICH] When China responded to President Donald Trump's trade war with an extra 25 per cent tariff on US-made cars...

Aug 24, 2019 08:51 AM

Oil spills into US-China trade war, prices slump

[NEW YORK] China said on Friday it would impose tariffs on US crude oil imports for the first time, sending prices...