Moon vows to increase trade with Singapore, Southeast Asia

South Korea's president has pledged to increase trade with Singapore as part of a strategy to raise its economic influence in the region......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 12th, 2018

ASEAN asked to brace amid trade feuds, repel protectionism

Southeast Asia's top diplomats have opened an annual meeting to tackle a slew of security concerns, including South China Sea territorial disputes, with host Singapore calling on the bloc to brace for external tumult including rising protectionism......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 2nd, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) near eight-month lows Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell on Thursday, in line with broader Asia on worries that mounting Sino-U.S. trade tensions are hurting global economic grow.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 28th, 2018

Tongtai Machine & Tool to construct plant in Southeast Asia

Tongati Machine & Tool has disclosed that considering possible impact of the US-China trade war, it plans to construct a factory in Southeast Asia......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 4th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) leads SE Asia gains

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) leads SE Asia gains Singapore stocks led the gains in Southeast Asia, as investors braced for a meeting between US President .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 26th, 2018

APEC host urges greater WTO participation amid U.S.-China discord

Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill urged Asia-Pacific nations to increase their participation in the World Trade Organisation (WTO) on Friday, five days after a tense regional summit held in the Pacific nation ended in acrimony......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 23rd, 2018

Nippon Steel braces for weaker prices amid fears over China slowdown

Japan's top steelmaker Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp is bracing for a weaker steel market in Asia because the escalating Sino-U.S. trade war may crimp steel demand in top buyer China and in Southeast Asia, a senior executive said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 20th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares slip as oil tumbles

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) shares slip as oil tumbles The key stock index had declined 20% this year as of Tuesday, making it the worst performer in Southeast Asia. Indonesian shares cl.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 14th, 2018

Singapore"s leader says Southeast Asian nations pushing back agreement on a pan-Asian free trade deal to 2019.

Singapore's leader says Southeast Asian nations pushing back agreement on a pan-Asian free trade deal to 2019......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2018

China Backed Trade Coming in 2019

A China-backed bid to complete the world’s largest trade deal — without the United States — was pushed back to next year after Asia-Pacific trade ministers failed to agree key terms at a Singapore summi.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 12th, 2018

Southeast Asian summit puts focus on trade tensions, trends

The potential damage to the global trade brought on by President Donald Trump's tariffs battle with Beijing is looming as leaders of Southeast Asian nations, China, the U.S. and other regional economies meet in Singapore this week......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 12th, 2018

Why Trump And Xi Are Skipping Mega Trade Meeting In Singapore

Xi is scheduled to attend the APEC meeting later this week Trade tensions will be a major focus of the Association of Southeast As.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 12th, 2018

Hyundai raises Southeast Asia bet with second investment in Grab

Hyundai Motor Co has raised its stakes in growing Southeast Asian markets with a $250 million investment in Singapore's Grab, its second in the ride-hailing firm, as it chases rivals in the race for new-age transportation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 6th, 2018

Southeast Asia"s Grab inks prepaid card deal with Mastercard

Singapore-based Grab has partnered payments processor Mastercard Inc to issue prepaid cards tailored to Southeast Asian consumers, extending the use of Grab's digital wallet and helping its unbanked users transact online......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2018

EU to sign trade deal with Singapore, eyes deeper Asia ties

The European Union will sign a trade agreement with Singapore on Friday, the highlight of a two-day meeting of 51 European and Asian leaders and a signal of the EU's push for open market accords with Asian countries......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 19th, 2018

Singapore fines Uber, Grab for "anti-competitive" merger

Singapore's competition watchdog has fined ride-hailing giant Uber and its regional rival Grab 13 million Singapore dollars ($9.5 million) for a merger in Southeast Asia that the agency says has driven up fares and reduced competition in the market......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 24th, 2018

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Shares Drifted Lower Friday as Trade Concerns Escalated

Singapore: STI Index (.STI) Shares Drifted Lower Friday as Trade Concerns Escalated Singapore shares drifted lower Friday as trade concerns escalated, damping major indexes in the U.S. and across Asia. The Straits Times Index ended 0.38% lo.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 2nd, 2018

Grab Nabs Another $1 Billion in Its Quest for Asia Ride-Hailing Dominance

Despite ongoing uncertainties about its acquisition of Uber's Southeast Asian business, investors are wild for Singapore's Grab. Singapore’s Grab grabtaxi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 2nd, 2018

Trump"s overture to emerging Asia drowned out by trade war

When the U.S. Secretary of State flies into Southeast Asia this week with a new investment pitch for the region, the response could be: thanks a million, but please stop threatening a trade war with China that will make us lose billions of dollars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 1st, 2018

Fear factor: China steel exporters delay shipments, giving space to rivals

Tight checks by Chinese customs officials to halt the smuggling of scrap steel to Southeast Asia have forced some exporters to cancel or delay shipments, benefiting rivals like Russia that are prowling for market share amid a raging Sino-U.S. trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 25th, 2018

The Latest: Asia shares steady as US hikes tariffs on China

The Latest on the U.S. increase in tariffs on Chinese imports and Beijing's countermoves in the trade and technology dispute between the world's two biggest economies that President Donald Trump says he is prepared to escalate......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 6th, 2018