Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was trailing in vote count on Tuesday in three of the five states that held elections over the past few weeks, four television channels said.U.S.
President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced wage rises for the poorest workers and tax cuts for pensioners in further concessions meant to defuse weeks of often violent protests that have challenged his authority.in.reuters.com
The Federal Reserve's plans to continue raising interest rates next year were met with more skepticism on Wall Street on Monday, with futures traders betting on a pause and one major bank partially walking back a hawkish prediction.U.S.
The anti-government protests convulsing France will slow growth to close to a standstill in the final quarter, the central bank said on Monday, complicating President Emmanuel Macron's task of finding concessions to placate the "yellow vest" movement.in.reuters.com
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has "ordered" the central bank to boost the value of rial, the bank's governor said on Saturday, after a months-long plunge in the currency due to a faltering economy and U.S. sanctions.IN
With bond and equity markets from the United States to emerging markets all on pace to lose money this year, investors have not seen this much red on their screens since 1972, the last time no asset class returned at least 5 percent.U.S.
The European Commission published on Wednesday non-binding proposals to boost the role of the euro in international payments and its use as a reserve currency to challenge the dominance of the dollar.U.S.
The dollar fell broadly on Tuesday as U.S. Treasury yields slipped, feeding fears that the Federal Reserve could pause in its rate-hike cycle, while an inversion in part of the yield curve was taken as a red flag for a potential recession.U.S.
The United States expects China to take immediate action to cut tariffs on U.S. car imports and end intellectual property theft and forced technology transfers as the two countries move toward a broader trade deal, a White House official said on Monday.in.reuters.com
China has made more than $1.2 trillion in additional trade commitments as part of a deal reached by U.S. President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jingping and Beijing has vowed to take immediate steps on those promises.in.reuters.com
President Donald Trump and top U.S. officials said on Monday that a trade truce with China will lead to structural changes in Beijing's economic policies, including lower tariffs, lower non-tariff barriers and more market access for U.S. companies.U.S.
President Donald Trump and top U.S. officials said on Monday that a trade truce with China will lead to structural changes in Beijing's economic policies, including lower tariffs, lower non-tariff barriers and more market access for U.S. companies.in.reuters.com
Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has no reasons not to trust the central bank governor Adam Glapinski, the head of the prime minister's office, Michal Dworczyk, told Rzeczpospolita daily.in.reuters.com
China has agreed to "reduce and remove" tariffs below the 40 percent level that Beijing is currently charging on U.S.-made vehicles, U.S. President Donald Trump said, as a trade war truce between the two countries gathers pace, cheering markets.in.reuters.com
European Union finance ministers will seek final agreement on Monday on deeper euro zone integration which, after a year of negotiations, is likely to turn out much less ambitious than initially planned.U.S.