Investors keeping Trump-Xi G20 hopes in check

Despite the market's improved mood music, investment experts have reined in their expectations for this weekend's Osaka summit and remain wary of the economic downside.
June 26, 2019

Welcome, Obama-san

President Obama’s visit will give a fillip to the Japanese in their spat with China, according to our readers.
November 08, 2010

More hot air from the G20

Finance ministers and central bankers from the G20 nations achieved nothing at all last week, according to our readers.
November 01, 2010

Korea takes centre stage

Korea chairs the G20 club of industrialised nations this year and is keen to set a new world agenda, while worries about debt mount at home.
April 07, 2010

Slamming the door on trade

Growing protectionist sentiments are hanging heavily on the shoulders of the world’s traders.
April 27, 2009