China exports fall in October, first decline since 2020

China exports fall in October, first decline since 2020

By Jing Xuan TENG China’s exports shrank in October, the first such decline since mid-2020, customs authorities said Monday, as a domestic slowdown and the threat of global recession hit international trade. Exports fell 0.3 percent year-on-year in October,...
US, Taiwan to launch formal trade talks in autumn

US, Taiwan to launch formal trade talks in autumn

The United States and Taiwan announced on Wednesday objectives for trade negotiations set for the early autumn in another step to boost ties even as tensions soar with China over the self-ruled island. The negotiations would cover a variety of areas, including...