Financial Crisis

Corporate deal-making dips in 1Q on trade, economy fears

Apr 18, 2019

Global deal-making fell during the first quarter but the U.S. managed to show an increase

Cyprus mulling early repayment of Russian loan

Apr 18, 2019

Cyprus is considering repaying early the remainder of a 2.5 billion euro ($2.83 billion) loan that Russia granted the island nation in 2012 amid a financial crisis

Pakistan's finance minister quits amid criticism

Apr 18, 2019

Pakistan's finance minister says he will step down amid a wave of criticism over the government's handling of a financial crisis that has sent prices soaring

To some market vets, stocks are rallying like it's 1999

Apr 17, 2019

The stock market's dizzying drop last year and rapid recovery this year remind are reminiscent of the market's moves two decades ago

AP interview: Palestinian PM accuses US of 'financial war'

Apr 16, 2019

The new Palestinian prime minister has accused the United States of declaring "financial war" on his people and says an American peace plan purported to be in the works will be "born dead."

German economy gets positive signal amid slowdown

Apr 16, 2019

An index of investor sentiment about Germany bounced higher in April, adding to the contradictory signals about the strength of Europe's largest economy

Finance officials pledge cooperation, but tensions persist

Apr 14, 2019

Global finance officials are pledging closer cooperation in efforts to lift the world economy out its current slowdown

Pompeo prioritizes Venezuela crisis on Latin American tour

Apr 13, 2019

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is making the economic and political crisis in Venezuela a central theme of his four-day Latin America tour

Leading finance officials acknowledge global slowdown

Apr 12, 2019

Finance officials from the world's major powers acknowledged Friday that the global economy is in a slowdown

Sudan leader's iron grip finally slips amid protests

Apr 11, 2019

Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir clung to power for 30 years, relying on support from Islamists and the military

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