In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
President Donald Trump threatened Tuesday to pull the United States out of the World Trade Organization if conditions are not improved.
The United States has filed a trade complaint against Canada over unfair regulations Washington says impede the sale of American wine in one of the northern neighbour's provinces.
President-elect Donald Trump has tweeted that his administration will buy American and hire American.
The US government is taking aim against illegal Chinese restrictions on imports of American grain, as well as price supports China provides for domestic farmers.
After Britain's shock vote to quit the EU, Donald Trump's victory is a new powerful sign of a popular backlash against the drive for globalisation and more free trade.
India has launched a complaint before the World Trade Organization against the United States over alleged subsidies provided to renewable energy projects.
South Africa is considering imposing emergency tariffs on some iron and steel imports, according to a filing to the World Trade Organisation.
The benefits of a treaty that will cut red tape at borders and standardise customs procedures are much larger than previously thought, the World Trade Organisation says.
The World Trade Organisation has ruled against US labels on packaged steaks and other cuts of meat that say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered.
Russia shows no signs of wanting to leave the World Trade Organisation chief Roberto Azevedo says, despite tensions with the West over the Ukraine crisis.
The global trade war is about to get worse, according to an internal memo circulated among European Union governments.
The World Trade Organisation expects global trade to expand by 2.4% in 2017, but only if the global economy recovers as expected and governments pursue the right policy mix.
President-elect Donald Trump may have a problem putting any bite in his vow to name China a currency manipulator on his first day in office
Boeing has received an illegal tax break as part of $8.7bn in aid to assemble the 777X and manufacture the jetliner’s carbon-fibre wing, finds the WTO.
Africa has received one of the biggest downgrades of -2.8% in the World Trade Organisation's latest estimates of world merchandise trade volume.
The World Trade Organisation has urged member countries to resist protectionism and get trade moving again.
With no prospect of a deal at the World Trade Organisation's Doha round of talks next month, some member states are suggesting negotiations should "start from scratch".
European lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to strengthen an EU ban on seal products, narrowing exceptions made for Canada's indigenous Inuits.
The World trade body has ruled against US and for Mexico in a long-running dispute on "dolphin-safe" tuna.
Developing countries facing potentially pricey legal challenges from big tobacco firms are to get help from a new $4m fund created by the philanthropists Bill Gates and Michael Bloomberg.
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