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Bank of England policymaker Kristin Forbes said Thursday she feared the pound's weakness would have a lasting upward effect on inflation.
A war of words between Trump and Merkel has ignited fears that a trade war could be forthcoming, according to a new survey conducted by CNBC.
China's banking regulator is investigating how the country's top overseas deal makers are borrowing money, according to multiple media reports.
On Thursday, Venezuelan troops fired what appeared to be rubber bullets at protesters attacking the perimeter of an airbase and a demonstrator was killed.
A hacker group in South Korea warned the country’s biggest lenders to pay ransom or face attack, Financial Times reports.
China's market economy status in the World Trade Organization falls within one of Lighthizer's areas of expertise, Financial Times reports.
The world's population will grow to 8.6 billion in 2030, 9.8 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion in 2100, according to the United Nations.
Most China crash predictions are looking at the wrong scenario, said Michael Buchanan, head of strategy at Singapore wealth fund Temasek.
Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross believes China is "the most highly protectionist of the big countries," but data suggests otherwise.
Argentina's recent foray into the bond market with a century-bond has a number of market analysts debating whether this is a good move from a country that is still reeling from past defaults.
The approval ratings of chief executives at major companies around the world have been released today.
The elevation of Saudi Arabia's former deputy crown prince Mohammad bin Salman could be met with potentially violent resistance at home.
By a royal decree, Saudi Arabia has relieved Muhammad bin Nayef as crown prince, replacing him with Mohammad bin Salman, the state news agency said.
The Treasury said the move "reinforced" sanctions on Russia, which "will not be lifted until Russia ends its occupation of the peninsula."
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