India on Sunday imposed higher tariffs on 28 items imported from the United States, in retaliation to Washington’s recent withdrawal of trade privileges for New Delhi.
Group of 20 finance leaders on Sunday said that trade and geopolitical tensions have “intensified”, raising risks to improving global growth, but they stopped short of calling for a resolution of a deepening U.S.-China trade conflict.
South Africa has appealed to its fellow Security Council members to help increase the capacity of African states to address the illicit exploitation and trade in the continent’s natural resources.
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is in Kenya for trade and security talks in what is seen as preparation for post Brexit relations with African countries.
Italy and China want to revive the spirit of the ancient Silk Road by deepening their trade and investment ties, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday during a trip to Rome that has raised eyebrows in Washington.