The Commerce Department says the gross domestic product, the total output of goods and services, grew by just 0.7 percent in the first quarter following a gain of 2.1 percent in the fourth quarter.
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The central bank's plans to begin trimming its $4.5 trillion balance sheet as soon as this year do not alter his view of the appropriate rate hike path.
Fear of falling into debt keeps many young people from applying for credit cards, but managed, they are key to long-term financial health.
Employment levels in the world’s most developed economies are yet to return to pre-crisis norms, despite displaying “stable” growth, according to the OECD.
President Trump’s spending reform agenda could turn out to be a “recipe for disaster” and a major risk to the economy, says NYU professor Edward Altman.
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U.S. consumer spending barely rose in February amid delays in the payment of income tax refunds.
South African President Jacob Zuma has instructed Finance Minister Gordhan to return immediately from an investor roadshow to Britain and the U.S.
The Bank of England (BOE) will test the risks associated with sterling dropping by a further 32 percent from today's level to languish at a low of 85 cents by year-end.
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The global economy is expected to grow around 3.5 percent in 2018 compared to 3 percent in 2016, but the modest recovery may be derailed, the OECD warned.
U.K. households are set to be £5,000 ($6,138) worse off in the next five years as they face a period of wage stagnation unseen in 60 years.
U.S. consumer spending rose less than expected in January as the largest monthly increase in inflation in four years eroded households' purchasing power.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on personal income, consumer spending and the PCE Price Index.
The U.S. is set to become one of Europe’s largest importers under a Trump administration, former Treasury Secretary John W. Snow has said.
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