The CDC outlined an ominous hypothetical scenario about what could happen in the US as the coronavirus spreads

2020-02-28 15:12

Here's what the US could face in the coming months if the coronavirus spreads, according to the CDC.

Mourners pack Tehran to grieve Iran general Soleimani

2020-01-06 11:14

Mourners packed the streets of Tehran on Monday for ceremonies to pay homage to top Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, after he was killed in a US strike in Baghdad.

China's top negotiator says it reached a 'consensus' with the US in a phone call on how to resolve trade war issues

2019-11-26 13:18

The positive news coming from talks within the last week continues after China said it will bump up protection on intellectual property Sunday.

China and the US agreed to roll back trade-war tariffs — or it may be 'more of the same kind of pump we see almost daily'

2019-11-07 17:08

"Top negotiators had serious, constructive discussions and agreed to remove the additional tariffs in phases," said Gao Feng, Chinese commerce ministry spokesperson.

Donald Trump’s new national security advisor reportedly came to SA to study apartheid – and speaks Afrikaans fluently

2019-09-22 08:01

During his time at the University of the Free State, he reportedly met his wife – who imports the Huisgenoot to the US.

Trump claims the media is trying to 'crash the US economy'

2019-08-16 11:39

First it was the Federal Reserve. Now it’s the press. Trump wants someone to blame for recession concerns.

US-China trade talks could get off to a rocky start this week as the two sides remain far apart on key issues

2019-07-09 20:38

The two sides have struggled to see eye to eye on how to enforce structural changes in the second-largest economy.

The US, Australia, and the UK are among the 25 most resilient countries in the world

2019-05-29 12:36

Norway took the top spot on the list, with Denmark and Switzerland following behind. The study was done by the risk management consultancy FM Global.

Huawei says its homemade operating system could be ready to replace Android by early 2020

2019-05-23 19:24

The head of Huawei's consumer division said that outside of China, the Huawei OS would be ready by the first quarter of next year.

'If the perpetrator wants to fight, we will beat him out of his wits': Song about ongoing trade war with the US goes viral in China

2019-05-23 08:04

The musical score was written by retired Chinese official Zhao Liangtian, and it was posted in a group on the popular Chinese messaging app WeChat.


The 'world's worst cat' has found a new home, and she already has her own private bedroom

2020-02-04 19:16

A couple named Joe and Betty adopted Perdita after stories of her bad behavior at Mitchell County Animal Rescue in North Carolina went viral.

'Foolish escalation': Iran slams 'dangerous' US strike that killed top Iranian general Qasem Soleimani

2020-01-03 07:50

A senior Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps official wrote on Twitter that Iran "will take vigorous revenge on America".

China aims to reduce its dependence on America by 'decoupling' from the dollar, ANZ bank says

2019-11-18 17:42

Analysts at ANZ said that "the pace of diversification into other currencies will likely quicken going forward,” as the trade war rages on.

The Trump administration has started to pull the US out of the Paris climate agreement. Here's what that means and what comes next.

2019-11-06 06:56

The Paris agreement is the primary international accord aimed at to tackling climate change. Trump has started the process of pulling the US out.

A global recession could arrive by early 2020 if the US-China trade war continues, says Morgan Stanley

2019-08-05 19:17

China recently allowed its currency to hit an 11-year-low, signaling renewed resilience in the trade conflict.

The US and China just reached a trade-war truce, delaying R4 trillion worth of planned tariffs

2019-06-29 19:31

Trump and Xi have faced increasing pressure to defuse their yearlong trade war, which has threatened to hurt growth in both countries.

Huawei is planning to drop Google's operating system as soon as next month after being barred from working with US companies

2019-05-29 08:47

In the wake of Huawei's blacklisting by the US government, the world's second-largest smartphone maker is signalling plans to drop Google's Android.

Xi Jinping says China is embarking on a ‘new Long March’ as he signals that the US trade war is far from over

2019-05-23 11:36

The Chinese president's actions as of late have been interpreted as digs at US President Donald Trump as the trade war between the nations rages on.

It's official: Trump ramps up tariffs on China, escalating the high-stakes trade war

2019-05-10 07:31

US President Donald Trump more than doubled the tariff rate on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports on Friday.

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