Global FDI declines to $1.39 trillion, says UN
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), has said global foreign direct investment (FDI) remained flat in 2019, standing at $1.39 trillion..
SARS-like virus spreads in China, reaches another Asian country
A SARS-like virus has killed a third person, spread around China and reached another Asian country, authorities said Monday, fuelling fears of a major outbreak as millions begin travelling for the Lunar New Year in humanity's biggest migration.
China reports 17 new cases of mystery virus
China reported 17 new cases of the mysterious SARS-like virus on Sunday, including three people in serious condition, heightening fears ahead of China's Lunar New Year holiday...
Borrowing more money will not build Nigeria - Ogbimi
In this interview with KINGSLEY JEREMIAH, Francis Ogbimi, a Professor of Technology Management at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, discussed critical issues of the economy
China's Xi arrives in Myanmar on billion-dollar charm offensive
Chinese President Xi Jinping touched down in Myanmar's capital Friday on a state visit aimed at buttressing the embattled government of Aung San Suu Kyi and driving through multi-billion-dollar infrastructure deals.
First case of mystery SARS-like virus found outside China
A new virus from the same family as the deadly SARS disease has spread beyond China's borders for the first time with a case emerging in Thailand, UN and Thai officials said on Monday.
Yuan soars, stocks surge as investors bet on imminent U.S.-China deal signing
Asian shares rose, China’s yuan jumped and safe-harbour assets slipped on Tuesday, amid signs of goodwill between China and the United States, as the world’s two biggest economies prepared to sign a truce in their trade war.
US Treasury removes currency manipulator label on China
The United States on Monday removed the currency manipulator label it imposed on China last summer, in a sign of easing tensions between the economic powers after nearly two years of conflict.