US president Donald Trump has levied tariffs of 10 per cent on $200 billion (€170 billion) of Chinese products, which is due to increase to 25 per cent by the end of the year. Photograph: iStock

Rising trade tensions remain a threat to economic growth in Asia, the Asian Development Bank said in its latest report, but the Manila-based lender st(...)

Growth in China, the world’s second largest economy, continues to moderate as the government implements measures to move the economy towards a more consumption-driven model. Photograph: iStock

The rebalancing of China’s economy and policy uncertainty in advanced economies means developing Asia could record its slowest annual growth in 16 yea(...)