Economy

US stock indexes continue to climb into record territory

Jul 12, 2019

Stocks climb into record territory, helped by industrial companies.

Dutch leader to visit Trump for talks on trade, defense

Jul 12, 2019

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is visiting U.S. President Donald Trump next week, amid reports that the Netherlands is considering an American request to send a frigate to the Persian Gulf to protect shipping

China imports from US plunge 31% in June amid tariff war

Jul 12, 2019

China's imports from United States plunge 31.4% in June from a year ago amid tariff war, imports of American goods sink 7.8%

Canada distances itself from ambassador on China warning

Jul 11, 2019

Canadian officials are distancing themselves from a former ambassador who warned China that further trade disputes could lead to a less friendly government in Ottawa

Biden promises to end 'forever wars' as president

Jul 11, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is promising to refocus American foreign policy to combat the authoritarianism and global instability he says are proliferating under President Donald Trump

Trump accuses China of foot-dragging on farm purchases

Jul 11, 2019

Trump accuses China of "letting us down" by delaying purchases of US farm products

The Latest: Powell says tariffs, immigration slow housing

Jul 11, 2019

The Latest: Powell says higher tariffs, tighter immigration policies slow housing

The Latest: Markets end up after Powell hints at rate cut

Jul 10, 2019

Fed Chairman Powell testimony to Congress, minutes from Fed meeting in June point to rate cut

Harvard economist suspended for 'unwelcome sexual conduct'

Jul 10, 2019

Harvard University has suspended a well-known economist after an investigation found he engaged in "unwelcome sexual conduct" toward several people

Portugal's Socialists eye re-election on economic record

Jul 10, 2019

Portugal's Socialist prime minister is vowing to address the challenges of a low national birth rate, the increasing cost of health care and climate change as he bids for a second straight term in the country's Oct. 6 general election

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