Hopes are high as the leaders of the two Koreas participate in a summit with the United States because an agreement is in the interest of all parties

Companies should watch out for five pitfalls

ZTE will pay US$1 billion in new fines in exchange for the lifting of a seven-year ban on doing business with US technology firms

Famed billionaire investor warns that geopolitical developments may push the world into another meltdown

Malaysia will also renegotiate terms of a US$14 billion rail project with China and other big-ticket infrastructure projects

But many CFOs in Singapore are also intent on turning the risks into opportunities

"We're putting the trade war on hold," US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said after talks with China ended

Insurer Euler Hermes sees as likely just 0.5-percentage-point increase in import tariff increases