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World Bank"s Kim sees "clear" economic slowdown if trade war escalates

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim voices concerns about China-U.S. trade tensions and that escalating tariff threats will lead to an economic slowdown. No reporter narration......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Bundesbank chief sees reducing chance that U.S.-China will escalate trade conflict

There is a diminishing chance for the escalation of the trade conflict between the world's two biggest economies, China and the United States, the president of Germany's central bank said on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 13th, 2018

General Motors China sales go into reverse as market stalls

General Motors Co's quarterly sales in China fell for the first time in over a year, hit by faltering economic growth and a wider slowdown in the world's biggest auto market amid a whipsawing trade war with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 8th, 2018

General Motors China sales go into reverse as market stalls

General Motors Co's quarterly sales in China fell for the first time in over a year, hit by faltering economic growth and a wider slowdown in the world's biggest auto market amid a whipsawing trade war with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 8th, 2018

Chinese Yuan: USD/CNY (CNY=X) prices offering no clear cut signal

Chinese Yuan: USD/CNY (CNY=X) prices offering no clear cut signal Chinese premier Li Keqiang has trumpeted the benefits of global trade, in a speech at the World Economic Forum today.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 20th, 2018

Top Central Banker Decries U.S. Trade Measures

Dialing back globalization would undermine decades of economic progress around the world, Agustín Carstens, head of the Bank for International Settlements, said at the Jackson Hole symposium for the world’s central bankers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 25th, 2018

Global stocks poised for fourth week of gains, with focus on earnings

World shares were little changed on Friday as mixed corporate profits and economic data that met expectations struggled to offset concerns over trade and central bank policy, though a key global equity index was still set for a fourth week of gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Market Extra: China props up domestic growth in light of trade worries, economic slowdown

The People’s Bank of China injected some $74 billion worth of medium-term lending facility loans into its banking system overnight, in a move considered to be the start of a new phase for China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 24th, 2018

Cash Flows: Beijing Opens the Taps With Rail Projects and More Lending

China is accelerating efforts to prop up economic growth, clearing the way for infrastructure projects and boosting bank lending, as domestic demand fades and the trade fight with the U.S. escalates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 13th, 2018

WTO sees signs of trade tensions starting to affect global economy

Trade barriers being erected by major economies could jeopardize the global economic recovery and their effects are already starting to show, the World Trade Organization said on Wednesday in a report on trade restrictions among G20 nations......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 4th, 2018

World Bank Sees Synchronized Growth Intact

The global economy appears poised to weather turmoil in some emerging markets, a political upheaval in Italy and an aggressive round of trade actions from the U.S., the World Bank says......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 5th, 2018

UK central bank set to hold interest rates amid slowdown

The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates on hold Thursday following a run of soft economic data that has cemented the Britain in the slow lane of the world's big economies......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 10th, 2018

Standard Chartered sees increased China-Africa trade due to U.S. trade war

China is likely to boost imports from African countries as it seeks new sources of commodities in the wake of a trade war with the United States, a senior executive of Standard Chartered Bank [STANB.UL] in China said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2018

What A Slowdown In China Means For Apple

Economic concerns in China and could potentially impact Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) as consumer demand slows in the world's second-largest economy, according to Goldman Sachs.  Latest.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 15th, 2018

Ford"s sales in China collapsed 43% in September amid Trump"s trade war and an economic slowdown (F)

VCG/Getty Images Ford sales in China ta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2018

China auto sales post biggest drop in 7 years as growth engine stalls

China's car sales fell the most in nearly seven years in September, stoking concerns the world's biggest auto market could contract for the first time in decades this year amid cooling economic growth and a biting trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2018

Fed Officials See Strong Economy Justifying Interest Rate Rises

Though the central bank has boosted rates—drawing criticism from President Trump—it sees falling unemployment, economic growth and the return of normal inflation as other factors behind the rise......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 11th, 2018

World Bank cuts Sub-Saharan Africa growth forecast

The World Bank has dropped its 2018 economic growth forecast for Sub-Saharan Africa, partly blaming sluggish growth in some of the region's bigger economies. Sam Holder reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

U.S. ranks 25th for men and 32nd for women when it comes to helping residents reach their potential

Portugal, Italy, Slovenia and 20 other nations rank higher than the United States on a new economic indicator from the World Bank......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 10th, 2018

World Bank head says trade tensions could worsen poverty

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim says the trade tensions escalating between the U.S. and China could undo global progress in helping end extreme poverty......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 10th, 2018

Asian shares subdued as global growth woes linger; sterling rises

Asian shares steadied in early Wednesday trade after world stocks hit eight-week lows the previous day on worries about global economic growth, although the pound stayed firm on hopes for a Brexit deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2018