Economy

May urges UK and EU to find 'creative' new economic relationship not based on any current model

Sep 22, 2017

May urges UK and EU to find 'creative' new economic relationship not based on any current model

Britain's prime minister says UK won't seek either EU single-market membership or Canada-style free trade deal

Sep 22, 2017

Britain's prime minister says UK won't seek either EU single-market membership or Canada-style free trade deal

Trump piles on new economic sanctions against North Korea

Sep 22, 2017

President Donald Trump has authorized stiffer new sanctions against North Korea

Eurozone growth hopes reinforced by strong survey

Sep 22, 2017

A closely watched survey is showing that the eurozone economy, made up of the 19 countries that use the euro currency, has ended the third quarter on a strong note, in a development that further reinforces hopes about the state of the region's recovery

After humdrum German campaign, Merkel hopes for fourth term

Sep 22, 2017

Chancellor Angela Merkel appears all but certain to win a fourth term when Germans vote on Sunday, but with a weaker mandate as more voters turn to smaller parties, including the anti-immigrant and euroskeptic Alternative for Germany

Jordan's young crown prince makes global debut in UN speech

Sep 22, 2017

Jordan's 23-year-old crown prince debuts at UN General Assembly, signaling he's being groomed for prominent role

The Latest: Kim says Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

Sep 22, 2017

North Korea leader Kim Jong Un issues a rare statement, branding Trump as "deranged" and warning he will "pay dearly" for his threat to "totally destroy" the North if it attacks

US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump

Sep 22, 2017

President Donald Trump has pivoted away from military threats against North Korea to his administration's strategy of economic pressure, signing an order to enable increased sanctions on the nuclear-armed nation

China criticizes S&P credit rating cut as 'wrong decision'

Sep 22, 2017

The Chinese finance ministry has criticized the cut in the Standard & Poor's rating agency's credit rating on the country's borrowing as a 'wrong decision' and said it ignores China's financial strength

Asian shares fall on North Korea concerns, China rate cut

Sep 22, 2017

Most Asian stock markets fall as investors turn cautious following new US sanctions targeting North Korea, China credit rating downgrade

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