Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin smile during the welcoming ceremony on the final day of the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, stated that China is the UAE’s leading trade partner in terms of non-oil commodities, accounting for 9.7 per cent of its total non-oil trade in 2018, valued at over $43 billion.
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she will travel to China at the end of the week for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, amid concerns of strained relations between the countries.
At a ceremony held at the China National International Convention Centre, Dubai-based global developer Emaar has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Beijing New Aeropolis Holdings (BNA) to jointly develop
Europe's biggest bank said it had been hit by falling interest rates disruption caused by the coronavirus and political tensions between the US and China.
Brent crude futures slid 27 cents, or 0.6%, to $43.25 a barrel by 0642 GMT. US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 34 cents, or 0.8%, at $39.93.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index were up 0.1% at 0714 GMT, with technology, automakers and oil & gas firms leading the gains.