South Korea’s consumer price growth hit a
record low in August on the back of falling agricultural and petroleum product prices…
while the country’s real gross national income for April to June edged up on-quarter. Top diplomats of North Korea and China meet
in Pyeongyang to discuss issues on the Korean Peninsula as well as denuclearization. Eyes are now on whether Wang Yi will meet
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. The world’s two biggest economies are taking
their trade war to a new level… as China files a case against the U.S. with the World
Trade Organization American over import duties.