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PH, Papua New Guinea bolster trade ties with new committee

President Rodrigo Duterte is greeted by Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill as he arrives for the APEC Summit, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea Saturday. David Gray, Reuters PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea – The Philippines and Papua New ...

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Duterte asserted sovereignty in APEC trade ties – aide

President Rodrigo Duterte, President of China Xi Jinping, Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill are seen at the APEC Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea Saturday. ...

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Duterte calls for ‘swift’ conclusion of RCEP trade deal

President Rodrigo Duterte poses for a selfie with his supporters on the sidelines of his attendance at the opening ceremony of the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit and Related Summits at the Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre ...

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Trade deficit widens in September as exports decline

MANILA – The country's trade deficit widened in September as exports declined while imports surged, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said on Wednesday. Total exports slipped 2.6 percent to $ 5.83 billion in September 2018, from $ 5.99 billion in ...

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Xi to trumpet China's 'open' markets at trade forum

Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a signing ceremony with Dominican Republic's President Danilo Medina (not pictured) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, November 2, 2018. Thomas Peter/Pool via Reuters SHANGHAI — President Xi Jinping on Monday will ...

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Trade war, spy claims cloud horizon for China airshow says Reuters source

A woman takes pictures of aircraft of Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force's Bayi Aerobatic Team, ahead of the Zhuhai Airshow, in Guangdong province, China October 31, 2018. Reuters SHANGHAI/BEIJING – Trade frictions with the United States and accusations ...

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Duterte creates council to revive barter trade in Mindanao

Some barter traders fear more competition once open ports are declared in Mindanao. A historian also supports the President's move because barter trading has always been a way of culture in Mindanao. – Business Nightly, ANC, November 2, 2018 Let’s ...

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Trump expects 'very good' trade deal with China

Asian markets enjoyed another rally earlier after Trump hailed positive talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping and a report said he had asked officials to draw up a draft bill ahead of a potential trade deal. Jason Lee, Reuters President ...

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NBA: Cavaliers’ JR Smith demands trade — ‘They know’

Disgruntled Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith (left) says he would like to be traded from the organization. Ken Blaze, USA Today Sports/Reuters Disgruntled Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith says he would like to be traded from the organization. "They know," ...

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Philippines 'demanding a correction' from World Bank: Trade Sec Lopez

Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez speaks at an investment forum in Tokyo. Lopez is challenging Manila's decline in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business report for 2018. Kim Kyung-Hoon, Reuters/File MANILA — The Philippines is "demanding a correction" from ...

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