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The U.S. Federal Reserve decided on Wednesday to hold interest rates steady and indicated that no more hikes will be coming this year. » Read More
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Charlene Barshefsky said it ultimately doesn't matter when the United States and China resolve their trade differences, as long as tensions don't escalate further. » Read More
The U.K. will leave the European Union without a deal if British lawmakers don't back Prime Minister Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement. » Read More
The CEO of mining giant Rio Tinto Jean-Sébastien Jacques is not worried about China's slowing growth and says he's looking for more opportunities as Beijing seeks to stimulate its economy.
The March 24 vote comes after the ruling junta repeatedly postponed general elections after it overthrew an elected government in 2014.
If China doesn't step up its efforts on issues such as data privacy and intellectual property protection, the country could miss out on a major growth opportunity in the decade ahead, according to analysis published by the Hinrich Foundation.
Despite all the back and forth between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping's negotiating teams, the U.S. and China will ultimately come to a trade agreement, according to Jackson Wong, associate director at Huarong International Securities.
"There's downward pressure on the Chinese economy. A lot of it is self-inflicted due to the so-called deleveraging campaign and the tariffs imposed by the U.S. are ... by no means the major source of downward pressure," said Stephen Roach.
Even before Brexit came about, the European Union faced multiple challenges over the last decade, said Stephen Roach.
The Federal Open Market Committee released its quarterly economic forecast, which includes the so-called dot plot of where members anticipate interest rates to head.
China's young people are increasingly trading U.S. stocks through two apps, both of which are in the process of U.S. IPOs and one of which counts Interactive Brokers as a strategic investor.
The administration is granting Iraq a renewed 90-day waiver exempting it from U.S. sanctions on Iran, a State Department official told CNBC on Tuesday.
Bolsonaro seems eager to strike up a personal alliance with Trump and forge a strong U.S.-Brazilian relationship.
An annual analysis, published Tuesday by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), compared the price of more than 150 items in 133 cities around the world.
Chipmakers are enjoying their best ever start to a year, boosting investor confidence amid lingering concerns of slowing economic growth.
China would do well for itself to get its unsustainable trade imbalance with the U.S. out of the way — quickly and resolutely, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank on Sunday confirmed they were in talks to possibly merge, an indication that efforts to combine Germany's two largest lenders are gaining pace.
China's rush to pass a new foreign investment law on Friday is likely not enough to appease the demands of the U.S. in ongoing trade negotiations, analysts said.
The European Commission on Wednesday concluded that palm oil should be phased out from transport fuel due to environmental concerns, sparking backlash from Malaysia, a top producer of the versatile commodity.