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In Vietnam, Facebook is a marketplace for cheap fakes and endangered wildlife parts

Copycats, ivory and tiger paws are just some of the things you can buy on the country’s most popular social network.

As N.Korea girds for latest sanctions, economy already feels the squeeze

North Korean economy is hurt by trade clampdown and oil curbs, as China cracks down on North Korean businesses and ...

Ghost stores, lost billions as Korea Inc's China woes grow

One year after China's THAAD warning, South Korean business suffer as retail stores in Seoul are also hurt by a fall in Chinese tourists. 
September 13, 2017 | 10:21 am GMT+7

Under EU attack, Malaysia and Indonesia rethink trade strategy

Facing the crumbling demands in Europe, the world's top producers of palm oil, Malaysia and Indonesia included, are searching for new markets. 
September 13, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

U.S. autos content demands loom as obstacle in NAFTA talks

Autos are expected to be one of the most contentious parts of the talks.
September 05, 2017 | 08:05 am GMT+7

Common ground in short supply as China hosts BRICS

Lumping together far-flung and vastly different political and economic systems, BRICS has long been viewed by many as contrived.
September 03, 2017 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

Despite strains, Vietnam and China forge closer economic ties

The number of Chinese tourists in Vietnam has surged this year, just one sign of the growing economic ties between two countries.
September 01, 2017 | 05:05 pm GMT+7

Vietnam and Turkey aim to double trade value by 2020

The two countries pledged to increase bilateral trade volume to $4 billion and discussed deepening defense ties.
August 24, 2017 | 10:38 am GMT+7

Vietnam, Thailand call for early conclusion to code of conduct in disputed waters

The prime ministers of both countries reaffirmed the importance of peace in the South China Sea.
August 18, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7

China warns of retaliation as Trump launches trade probe

President Donald Trump's decision to order the investigation comes on top of strains between the two nations over how to handle Beijing's ally North Korea.
August 15, 2017 | 02:52 pm GMT+7

Chinese export, import growth rates slow in July

Trade growth now appears to be on a downward trend.
August 08, 2017 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

In rare bipartisan display, US Democrats back Trump on China trade probe

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer pressed the Republican president to skip the investigation and go straight to trade action against China.
August 03, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Trump close to decision on addressing Chinese trade practices

The U.S. has a long list of grievances about China on trade, including accusations of steel dumping and theft of U.S. intellectual property.
August 02, 2017 | 08:55 am GMT+7

China tells Trump not to link trade to N. Korea

'We believe that the North Korea nuclear issue and China-U.S. trade are two issues that are in two completely different domains.'
July 31, 2017 | 01:49 pm GMT+7

The dirty business of rhino horn and ivory smuggling in Vietnam

Vietnam is among the biggest markets in the world for the illicit trade. 
July 25, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7