Economy

Trump to unveil 'America First' national security strategy

Dec 18, 2017

President Donald Trump is poised to outline a national security strategy that envisions nations in a perpetual state of competition and de-emphasizes the multinational agreements that have dominated the United States' foreign policy since the Cold War

IMF sees steady growth for Iran but economic reforms needed

Dec 18, 2017

IMF predicts steady growth in Iran's economy but cautions it still faces challenges, including government debt

Catalan economy feels the pinch amid bid to split from Spain

Dec 18, 2017

Jittery businessmen in Catalonia have put their investment plans on ice as they brace for the region's parliamentary elections on Thursday

World shares gain as focus turns to US tax overhaul

Dec 18, 2017

Shares higher in Europe after robust gains in Asia

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on taxes, women, Russia probe

Dec 18, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on a tax-revenue mirage and women he says he didn't know

This Week: FedEx earns, home sales, 3Q GDP

Dec 18, 2017

This Week: FedEx earns, home sales, 3Q GDP

Japan exports, imports surge on strong demand in China, US

Dec 18, 2017

Japan exports, imports surge on strong demand in China, US

Asian markets mostly higher on upbeat Japan trade data

Dec 18, 2017

Asia share prices mostly higher on strong Japan trade data, week's end advance on Wall St

The Latest: Family, friends remember San Francisco mayor

Dec 18, 2017

Family, friends and fellow politicians remembered San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee as a man with great humility, integrity and a winning smile

Ohio choreographer composes dance piece for economic summit

Dec 17, 2017

An Ohio choreographer has composed a piece that dancers will perform at the opening of the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland

Weather, 20 December
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