SHANGHAI, July 30- The European Commission's imposition of heavy anti-dumping duties on Chinese steel bars is "unjustifiable protection for the EU steel industry," the official Xinhua news agency reported, citing a statement from the Ministry of Commerce. China's steel industry, swamped in overcapacity yet a major employer, has struggled to meet capacity... » Read More
China's exports surprisingly tumbled in March, official data showed on Monday, setting a poor precursor to the closely watched first quarter growth figures due on Wednesday.
The United States warned Europe on Thursday against relying too much on exports for growth and urged officials to make more use of fiscal policy.
Vietnam's economy seems to have it all – good demographics, rising incomes and growing consumption – but that's not enough to boost its stock market.
The number of Cuban-Americans who support the decision to normalize relations with Cuba now stands at 51 percent, up from 44 percent in December.
Bill Shorten, opposition leader in Australia, says the free trade deal presents opportunities in sectors like services. He also discusses Australia's participation in the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
Catherine Novelli, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment, examines the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP).
Catherine Novelli, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment, says the U.S. supports the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank's goal in infrastructure development.
Andrew Robb, Minister for Trade & Investment of Australia, expresses uncertainty over the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal as it faces stiff opposition in the U.S. Congress.
For investors, Cambodia boasts of positive factors like political stability, low inflation and a stable exchange rate, says the country's Minister of Commerce, Sun Chanthol.
Tim Groser, Minister of Trade, New Zealand, discusses the free trade deal the country sealed with South Korea on Monday.
Indonesia's import figures for the past few months have been slowing due to a weaker currency, says Bambang Brodjonegoro, finance minister of Indonesia.
After nearly a decade, talks on the Trans-Pacific Partnership are nearing completion, according to people involved in the negotiations.
Japan's exports rose at a faster-than-expected pace in February but slowed sharply from the previous month as exports to China waned amid the Lunar New Year holidays.
The dollar-euro parity signifies an ongoing trend in changing money supplies and disparate global central bank policies.
Jonathan Garner, managing director & chief Asia and emerging market equity strategist at Morgan Stanley, discusses news that the Guangdong Free Trade Zone will be launched on March 18.
Julian Evans-Pritchard, China economist at Capital Economics, attributes the jump in China's export figures for the months of January and February to seasonality factors.
China's February exports surged 48.3 percent on year, sharply above forecasts, potentially signaling stronger economic growth for its trade partners.
The Thai baht has surprised by becoming a top-performing currency over the past year despite political turmoil, but that may change, analysts say.
This is what U.S. firms that are manufacturing in China can do to protect their reputations and customers.
David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group co-CEO, discusses the impact of carried interest on executive compensation, uncertainty in Europe and corporate tax reform.