In a pushback against Trump’s protectionist rhetoric, 11 nations in the TPP have agreed on Sunday to proceed without the U.S.
Newly confirmed U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer was thrust into the APEC spotlight, as trade partners seek clarity on Trump's policies.
Trade ministers huddling on the sidelines of APEC are faced with tough challenges in resurrecting TPP since Trump ditched it.
More traders on the online political stock market PredictIt are doubting whether President Donald Trump can remain in office by the end of 2018.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, May 17- Bettors on both sides of the Atlantic are ramping up wagers in niche online markets over whether Donald Trump will serve out a full term as U.S. president in the wake of controversies surrounding the dismissal of FBI Director James Comey. saw volume of more than 100,000 contracts in the last 24 hours after reports of a memo written by Comey...
Japan expects the U.S. to rejoin TPP and is only "pretending" to negotiate a bilateral deal, said Milken Institute Asia Fellow Kotaro Tamura.
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand on Thursday held its overnight cash rate at a record low 1.75 percent as expected.
Young Cambodians are rolling the dice and returning home, but policymakers have a part to play in securing the future brain trust.
There’s no cheap date in Zurich and running costs an arm and a leg in Copenhagen. If that gets you down, move to Wellington.
DUBAI/ WELLINGTON, April 24- Qatar Airways would consider canceling flights to Auckland if New Zealand follows the United States in banning laptops and other large electronic devices on Middle East flights, its chief executive said on Monday. New Zealand is considering additional security checks on flights from some countries in the Middle East after...
DUBAI/ WELLINGTON, April 24- New Zealand is considering restrictions on laptops and other large electronic devices on flights from some Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East, the country's prime minister said on Monday. The New Zealand leader elaborated on comments made by transport minister Simon Bridges, who told Reuters in an interview in Dubai on...
DUBAI, April 23- New Zealand is considering additional security checks on flights from Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East, its transport minister said on Sunday. Additional security measures would affect passengers flying from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates and Doha, Qatar, where carriers Emirates and Qatar Airways, respectively, fly direct to...
Asia will grow old at a faster pace in the coming decades, hampering growth in emerging markets such as China and Thailand before they can become rich.
SYDNEY, April 19- Australia and New Zealand have tightened visa conditions for skilled migrants in a bid to woo nationalist-leaning voters, echoing the United States' "America First" policy, but critics have decried the move as mostly political posturing. New Zealand also tightened access to skilled work visas, taking a "Kiwis-first approach."
Hawaiian Airlines is reaffirming its commitment to the Asia Pacific region.
Authorities in Australia are ratcheting up measures that could dent the whole property market.
*Prices in Sydney rising 20 pct a year, Melbourne 15 pct. *New Zealand has employed steps to cool Auckland alone. SYDNEY, April 2- In their struggle to cool red-hot property prices in Australia's big cities, authorities are ratcheting up measures that could dent the whole market but avoiding more targeted steps that have had some success in New Zealand and China.
Jason Young at the Victoria University of Wellington says the New Zealand will focus on value rather than volume of exports to China.
WELLINGTON, March 27- China and New Zealand ramped up their cooperation on Monday, pledging to expand their existing free trade agreement into what visiting Premier Li Keqiang called China's "most advanced" with a developed country. In a column published on Monday in the New Zealand Herald, headlined "To New Zealand, with love", Li wrote that rising international...
WELLINGTON, March 27- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pressed for deeper trade ties with New Zealand and warned against global protectionism in a newspaper opinion piece published on Monday before meetings with Prime Minister Bill English and business leaders in Wellington. In the New Zealand Herald column, titled "To New Zealand, with love", Li said "rising...