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  • Must Read: Wells Fargo chain reaction

    The "Worldwide Exchange" crew discusses some of the morning's top attention-grabbing headlines, including a Washington Post piece by Xerox CEO Ursula Burns and Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson titled," How passing the Trans-Pacific Partnership is good for America," and a Financial Times article titled, "Wells Fargo: Chain over-reaction."

  • *IMF says Iraq must revise "too expensive" 2017 draft budget. The political infighting comes as major OPEC producer Iraq struggles to fill a public deficit left by the collapse in global prices for its crude exports. To replace missing oil revenue, Iraq has turned to the International Monetary Fund for a loan package, which would also serve as the basis for other...

  • BEIJING, Sept 28- China will impose anti-subsidy duties of between 10 percent and 10.7 percent on imports of U.S. animal feed ingredient known as distillers' dried grains, the Commerce Ministry said in a preliminary ruling on Wednesday. The move was widely expected after the government announced a similar move on anti-dumping duties last week.

  • *Spot gold fell 0.1 percent to $1,325.81 an ounce by 0109 GMT. *A perceived win by Democrat Hillary Clinton in Monday's first presidential debate gave broader support to equities. *The World Trade Organization cut its forecast for global trade growth this year by more than a third on Tuesday, reflecting a slowdown in China and falling levels of imports into the...

  • Cramer's wake-up call for Donald Trump on NAFTA

    Jim Cramer issues a series of burning questions for Donald Trump to answer about U.S. trade agreements.

  • Aramco (Saudi national oil company) offshore oil rig 'Marjan 2' in the Persian Gulf.

    The slump in energy prices means oil-producing countries face a “clear need” to diversify their economies and improve competitiveness, WEF says.

  • GENEVA, Sept 27- Britain's trade minister promised on Tuesday its departure from the European Union would not create a legal vacuum at the World Trade Organization, and said Britain was determined to champion free trade. Britain is a full and founding member of the WTO, but its membership terms are currently shared with the rest of the EU, Liam Fox told a WTO...

  • Which candidate won on trade?

    Neal Wolin, Former Deputy and Acting Treasury Secretary, discusses Hillary Clinton's performance in the first presidential debates and her views on trade.

  • Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at their first debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, Sept. 26, 2016.

    Clinton and Trump's debate on taxes, trade and the economy was often acrimonious ... if not always factual. Here are the highlights.

  • George: Don't know a company that will bring back jobs like Trump wants

    Bill George, CNBC Contributor and former Medtronic CEO, discusses the trade and workforce arguments presented at the first presidential debate.

  • GENEVA, Sept 27- Britain's trade minister promised on Tuesday its departure from the European Union would not create a legal vacuum at the World Trade Organization, and said Britain was determined to champion free trade. Britain is a full and founding member of the WTO, but its membership terms are currently shared with the rest of the EU, Liam Fox told a WTO...

  • WTO slashes 2016 global trade growth outlook

    The World trade Organization lowered its forecast for global trade growth this year by more than a third.

  • GENEVA, Sept 27- British trade minister Liam Fox promised on Tuesday that Britain's departure from the European Union would not create a legal vacuum at the World Trade Organization, and said his country was determined to champion free trade. Britain is a full and founding member of the WTO, but its WTO membership terms are currently shared with the rest of the EU,...

  • GENEVA, Sept 27- The World Trade Organization cut its forecast for global trade growth this year by more than a third on Tuesday, reflecting a slowdown in China and falling levels of imports into the United States. The new figure of 1.7 percent, down from the WTO's previous estimate of 2.8 percent in April, marked the first time in 15 years that international...

  • LONDON, Sept 27- The Mexican peso rose 2 percent on Tuesday after record lows against the U.S. dollar, buoyed by a view that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton fared better than rival Donald Trump in a television debate. Canada, like Mexico, has close trade ties with the United States and is part of the North American Free Trade Agreement.

  • Delegates walk outside the World Trade Organization (WTO) headquarters in Geneva.

    The World trade Organization cut its forecast for global trade growth this year by more than a third, reflecting a slowdown in China.

  • 2 year Brexit negotiation does 'not sound feasible': Minister

    Barry Gardiner, U.K. shadow minister for international trade, told CNBC that Brexit involves more than simply renegotiating quotas and tariffs.

  • BEIJING, Sept 27- China's trade deficit in services widened to $25.4 billion in August from $22.5 billion in July, the foreign exchange regulator said on Tuesday. August's deficit was largely due to a $23.2 billion spending gap between the Chinese, who splurge more abroad than foreign tourists in China, data from the State Administration of Foreign Exchange...

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 27- The Mexican peso surged in Asian trade on Tuesday, buoyed by the view that U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton did better than her rival Donald Trump in a closely-watched television debate. The peso has hit record lows in recent days on concerns that a Trump victory would threaten Mexico's exports to the United States, its single...

  • Presidential Debate

    University of Sydney's Tom Switzer warns against underestimating Donald Trump who performed better than most had expected in the first debate.