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UN, Singapore concerned about rising trade tensions

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Beijing, Apr 8 (AP) - The U.N. secretary-general and the Singaporean foreign minister voiced concerns about global trade tensions and rising protectionism during back-to-back meetings in Beijing on Sunday.
Following remarks from his Chinese counterpart, Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan vowed to "double-down" on free trade and economic liberalization in tandem with China.
"This is a time in the world where the temptation to embark on unilateralism and protectionism is...
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UN, Singapore concerned about rising trade tensions

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Beijing, Apr 8 (AP) - The U.N. secretary-general and the Singaporean foreign minister voiced concerns about global trade tensions and rising protectionism during back-to-back meetings in Beijing on Sunday.
Following remarks from his Chinese counterpart, Singaporean Foreign Minister Vivian...
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One killed in fire at Trump Tower in New York

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New York, Apr 8 (AP) - A raging fire that tore through a 50th-floor apartment at Trump Tower on Saturday killed a man inside and sent flames and thick, black smoke pouring from windows of the president's namesake skyscraper.
New York Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro said the cause of the blaze is...
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Koreas discuss communication issues ahead of summit

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Seoul, Apr 7 (AP) - North and South Korea on Saturday held talks over establishing a telephone hotline be-tween their leaders and other communication issues ahead of a rare summit between the rivals later this month.
The closed-door talks between working-level officials at a border village were...
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Canada police say truck collided with hockey bus, fatalities

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Nipawin, Apr 7 (AP) - A crash between a transport truck and a bus carrying a junior hockey team in Western Canada left multiple people dead and others seriously injured, Canadian police said late Friday.
The bus was carrying the Humboldt Broncos of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League to the...
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