South Africa's rand firms as U.S.-China trade truce revives risk appetite
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s rand firmed against the dollar in early trade on Monday as investor demand for riskier assets rose after China and the United States agreed to a ceasefire in their trade war that has shaken global markets.
How Trump is rewriting Bush’s trade legacy
Bush expanded free trade. Now Trump is shrinking it. BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Late President George H.W. Bush leaves behind an extensive and long-lasting trade legacy, from NAFTA to initial deals with China, much of which has been under attack by President Donald Trump.
MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi rises on oil gains, banks boost Qatar
Dec 3 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s stock market rose as oil prices climbed by more than 4 percent on Monday, leading to gains in its petrochemical and bank stocks. Qatar’s market also rose on the back of its banks, even as the world’s largest liquefied natural gas exporter said it would withdraw from
Trump Greets Argentinian President Mauricio Macri, Promptly Walks Off Stage
President Donald Trump continued to represent the U.S. on Saturday when he walked off stage during what was supposed to be a photo opportunity for him and other world leaders at the G20 summit.
Chinese state media praise Bush as 'statesman of vision'
BEIJING (AP) - Chinese state media are praising George H.W. Bush as a “statesman of vision,” recalling the late president’s role in helping end the Cold War and establishing policies toward China.