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Africa: 1.2 bln people a boon for single market, says minister

Africa: 1.2 bln people a boon for single market, says minister

Cairo hosted the inaugural Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) from December 11 to 17.

China cites security for holding two Canadians

China cites security for holding two Canadians

This diplomatic spat comes amid persistent tensions between the US and China over trade imbalances.

South Africa economic growth exceeds forecasts

South Africa economic growth exceeds forecasts

But extended electrical power instability could hinder growth, analysts warn.

Trump meets Xi: No extra tariffs as talks continue

Trump meets Xi: No extra tariffs as talks continue

After a war of words, China's Xi and America's Trump agree to no new trade tariffs ... for now.

Russia detains Ukrainian vessels

Russia detains Ukrainian vessels

The UN Security Council is scheduled to discuss the incident in a Monday session.

China says US trade claims ‘destructive’

China says US trade claims ‘destructive’

"[We] will take necessary measures and safeguard legitimate rights and interests of Chinese businesses," Beijing said.

India to keep trade ties with Iran under sanctions

India to keep trade ties with Iran under sanctions

One item in focus was the strategic Iranian port of Chabahar which has been exempted from the sanctions regimen.

Brazil: Bolsonaro walks back controversial statements

Brazil: Bolsonaro walks back controversial statements

Recently, Bolsonaro vowed to scrap the Paris Agreement on the environment but was forced to walk back his statements.

Putin calls for INF dialogue

Putin calls for INF dialogue

Trump had said he wanted to withdraw from the INF treaty because of alleged Russian violations.

South Africa lags in BRICS ease of business

South Africa lags in BRICS ease of business

South Africa is the fifth easiest country in Africa to run a business and fell to a rank of 82 out of 190 nations.