Markets weigh prospect of new commodities supercycle

It’s been a decade since the last commodity market boom, triggered by China’s emergence as a…

Team Canada ‘will come roaring back’

Not long ago, Chrystia Freeland had few friends in the White House. During bumpy negotiations to…

Canada optimism high for consumer-led recovery

For Canadian business owner Mike Wood, as for his country’s economy, coronavirus has been the defining…

Northern Ireland protocol not sustainable for long, warns Frost

The Brexit deal for Northern Ireland will not be “sustainable for long” if it continues in…

Fed governor plays down inflation risks as ‘transitory surge’

A senior Federal Reserve official has called on the US central bank to be “patient” in…

Is Big Pharma’s influence on US trade policy dead?

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China factory gate prices climb on global commodities boom

The price of goods leaving factories in China rose at the fastest pace in more than…

ECB should look to the Fed for its strategy review

President Joe Biden’s massive fiscal stimulus is being carefully watched around the world. But it is…

Commodities boom sends bulk shipping costs to decade highs

Rates for ships carrying commodities that fuel global industries and keep the world fed have soared,…

Spying and stability: Djibouti thrives in ‘return to cold war’

At the top of a lighthouse in a deserted headland, Ali Hassan Ali points across the…