China has failed to alter 'unfair, unreasonable' trade practices: US

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration on Tuesday said that China has...

Kenya beats India in world tea market so far

Record tea crop in Kenya has given a tough competition...

IMF delays Sri Lanka's loan discussion on political crisis

COLOMBO: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday it...

Nissan shares slump after Ghosn's arrest

Nissan Motor Co’s shares fell more than 6 percent on...

French jobless rate steady in third quarter

France’s jobless rate held steady in the third quarter (Q3)...

Japan's trade deficit widens; exports up

Japan's trade deficit grew to its largest since July 2015...

California unemployment rate holds at record low

California's unemployment rate held at the record low of 4.1...

India house prices to rise 2pc in 2019: Reuters poll

India house prices will rise 2.0 per cent in 2019,...

US imports, exports prices rise in Oct

US import and export prices both increased in October, the...

IMF expects Qatar economy to grow 2.4pc in 2018

Qatar’s GDP growth is projected to rise to 2.4 per...

US budget deficit expands to $100b in Oct

The US federal government recorded a budget deficit of 100.5...

Mexico's industrial activity grows 1pc in Sept

Mexico's industrial activity grew 1.0 per cent in September compared...

Myanmar eases restrictions on foreign bank lending

Myanmar’s central bank has announced new rules allowing foreign banks...

Fed holds interest rates steady

The US Federal Reserve on Thursday left key interest rates...

Australia launches $1.5b infrastructure fund for Pacific

Australia will offer Pacific countries up to 3.0 billion Australian...

Gulf countries need to raise $300b by 2021: S&P

The GCC countries will need to raise about $300 billion(228.71...

Euro zone business growth hits record low in Oct

Euro zone business growth slumped to a two-year low in...

CBUAE expects 4.2pc GDP growth in 2019

The Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates (CBUAE) expects...

Britain hopes to reach Brexit financial services deal soon

Britain hopes to reach a deal with the European Union...

Turkey’s inflation surges to 25.24pc in October

Turkey's annual inflation jumped to 25.24 per cent in October,...

Indonesia GDP grows 5.17pc in third quarter

Indonesia gross domestic product (GDP) grew at a 5.17 per...

US economy looks strong heading into mid-term polls

For a US economic expansion now in its 10th year,...

US job growth soars; annual wage gain largest since 2009

PER CENT job growth rebounded sharply in October and wages...