Japan and the EU signed a sweeping free trade deal saying they were sending a "clear message" against protectionism.
World Trade Organization said that it expects strong trade growth through this year and next but warned progress would be "undermined" if governments implement threatened protectionist measures.
LIMA: Pacific Rim leaders vowed on Sunday to fight protectionism and Chinese officials said more countries are looking to join a China-led trading bloc after Donald Trump's election victory raised fears the United States would scrap free…
WASHINGTON: The IMF on Tuesday left its global economic forecasts unchanged into 2017 but called on governments to take action against the threats of low growth and protectionism. With Britain voting to secede from the European Union and…
CHICAGO: The head of the IMF on Wednesday renewed warnings against protectionism and trade restrictions, saying that the global economy risked prolonged low growth and that advanced economies faced painful inequality.