Inflation Headlines

  • The dollar hits an 11-month high as US-China trade dispute heats up

    The dollar rose Tuesday to its highest level since July 2017.  A US-China trade fight is raising fears of faster inflation and rate hikes. Follow the greenback in real time here. The US dollar rallied to an 11-month high against a basket of peers Tuesday as trade tensions between the US and China soared, pushing markets to poise for faster inflation and a more hawkish Federal Reserve. The greenback was up 0.37% on the US dollar index to 95.11 at 10 a.m. ET. The currency had earlier risen as...

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  • The dollar hits an 11-month high as US-China trade dispute heats up

    Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP The dollar rose Tuesday to its highest level since July 2017.  A US-China trade fight is raising fears of faster inflation and rate hikes. Follow the greenback in real time here. The US dollar rallied to an 11-month high against a basket of peers Tuesday as trade tensions between the US and China soared, pushing markets to poise for faster inflation and a more hawkish Federal Reserve. The greenback was up 0.37% on the US dollar index to 95.11 at 10 a.m. ET. The...

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  • No early elections in Spain, says new PM Sanchez

    MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Monday said he was unlikely to call a snap election and that he wanted to hold the next countrywide vote in 2020 when the current term is scheduled to end.

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  • No early elections in Spain, says new PM Sanchez

    MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's new Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Monday said he was unlikely to call a snap election and that he wanted to hold the next countrywide vote in 2020 when the current term is scheduled to end.

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  • Behind flashy IPO of Japan's Mercari lies a thriving thrift economy

    TOKYO (Reuters) - When flea market app Mercari makes its market debut on Tuesday, it will mark the appearance of one of Japan's rarest beasts: a tech unicorn.

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  • Amazon effect: BOJ says online shopping pushing down core inflation

    TOKYO (Reuters) - The spread of online shopping in Japan is dragging down consumer inflation, the central bank said, highlighting the "Amazon effect" on prices and the challenges policy makers face as they try to pull the world's third-biggest economy out of years of stagnation.

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  • Behind flashy IPO of Japan's Mercari lies a thriving thrift economy

    TOKYO (Reuters) - When flea market app Mercari makes its market debut on Tuesday, it will mark the appearance of one of Japan's rarest beasts: a tech unicorn.

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  • Colombia president-elect vows to unite nation, alter peace deal

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's President-elect Ivan Duque, who swept aside leftist Gustavo Petro in Sunday's election, pledged to unite his South American nation after a divisive campaign but insisted he would change a landmark peace accord with leftist rebels.

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  • Colombia president-elect vows to unite nation, alter peace deal

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's President-elect Ivan Duque, who swept aside leftist Gustavo Petro in Sunday's election, pledged to unite his South American nation after a divisive campaign but insisted he would change a landmark peace accord with leftist rebels.

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  • Colombia president-elect vows to unite nation, alter peace deal

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's President-elect Ivan Duque, who swept aside leftist Gustavo Petro in Sunday's election, pledged to unite his South American nation after a divisive campaign but insisted he would change a landmark peace accord with leftist rebels.

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  • New Colombia president may seek to revise rebel peace deal

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that will reassure investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels.

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  • New Colombia president may seek to revise rebel peace deal

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that will reassure investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels.

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  • Pro-business candidate wins Colombian presidential election

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that reassured investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels.

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  • Pro-business candidate wins Colombian presidential election

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday, beating leftist Gustavo Petro in a victory that reassured investors but raised the prospect of changes to a landmark peace accord with Marxist rebels.

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  • Right-wing Duque wins Colombian presidency, beating leftist Petro

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque was elected Colombia's president on Sunday beating leftist rival Gustavo Petro in a win that allays fears the country's economic model will be overhauled but raises the prospect a peace accord with Marxist rebels will be changed.

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  • Defence, schools and police set to miss out from big spending increases as Theresa May focuses on NHS

    Defence, schools and police budgets are set to miss out on big spending increases because of Theresa May’s decision to pump £20billion into the National Health Service.

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  • Colombia votes in polarized election putting peace, economy at stake

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombians vote on Sunday in a deeply divisive presidential runoff that pits candidates offering polar opposite views and has stirred fears the winner will upset a fragile peace process or derail the economy.

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  • Colombia votes in polarized election putting peace, economy at stake

    BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombians vote on Sunday in a deeply divisive presidential runoff that pits candidates offering polar opposite views and has stirred fears the winner will upset a fragile peace process or derail the economy.

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