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Trump Says Fed Should Cut Rates as Growth Concerns Jar Markets

President Trump lashed out at the Federal Reserve for not cutting interest rates more aggressively after fears about a global-growth slowdown rippled through financial markets....

Trump Says Fed Should Cut Rates as Growth Concerns Jar Markets

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Gold gains as trade concerns weigh on global markets Signs of further escalation of the trade war between the United States and China and weak economic data from the United Kingdom weighed on global mar...
2019-08-09, 20:32

Growth of unprotected sex pushes up European syphilis rates A reduced fear among gay and bisexual men of catching HIV has led to riskier sex and higher rates of syphilis, a new report says. The disease can cau...
2019-07-12, 20:00

U.S. Treasurys Gain as Growth Concerns Deepen Yields on U.S. government bonds fell to fresh lows as a deepening rift between the U.S. and China over trade is leading global investors to seek safe...
2019-05-29, 22:16

Crude Rises But Growth Concerns Remain Oil prices rose a day after U.S. crude futures fell into a bear market by declining more than 20% from their recent highs amid growing worries over g...
2019-06-07, 05:16

U.S. stocks fall as trade concerns spark growth fears U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing just above key support levels, as worries that a lengthy U.S.-China trade war woul...
2019-05-30, 07:32

Fed's Powell bolsters rate cut view on trade, growth concerns Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday set the stage for the first U.S. interest rate cut in a decade later this month, pledging to "act...
2019-07-10, 22:48

Dow futures slightly higher as trade, growth concerns persist Market focus has shifted to monetary policy this week, with a flurry of central banks across the world set to announce whether to adjust interest rat...
2019-06-04, 08:32

Copper Prices Fall, Pressured by Global Growth Concerns Copper for June delivery was recently down 1.7% at $2.6270 a pound on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, near its lowest level s...
2019-06-06, 02:48

U.S. markets gyrate after Fed cuts rates, stocks fall Wall Street turned negative after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell in a press conference after the Fed announced its first rate cut since 2008 ...
2019-07-31, 23:16

India central bank cuts rates by 35 basis points to speed up growth The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday cut interest rates for a fourth straight meeting in 2019, taking advantage of mild inflation to expand its eff...
2019-08-07, 12:32

WRAPUP 2-Australia c.bank cuts rates to record lows as growth sags Australia's central bank cut its cash rate to a record low 1.25% on Tuesday in what could be the first in a series of stimulus measures amid growing ...
2019-06-04, 08:48

"Double Whammy": Congress On US Move Amid Growth, Unemployment Concerns The Congress on Saturday said the US government's decision to terminate special trade status for India was a "double whammy" for the country which re...
2019-06-02, 01:48

Fed's Powell bolsters rate cut view on trade, global growth concerns Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Wednesday set the stage for the first U.S. interest rate cut in a decade later this month, pledging to 'act...
2019-07-10, 22:48

Fed's Powell says trade, global growth concerns continue to weigh on U.S. economy Concerns about trade policy and a weak global economy "continue to weigh on the U.S. economic outlook" and the Federal Reserve stands ready to "act a...
2019-07-10, 15:00

Markets Rally as Powell Suggests Fed Could Cut Rates if Economy Weakens Jerome H. Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman, said the central bank was “closely monitoring” trade and “as always, we will act as appropriate” to s...
2019-06-04, 22:32

Emerging Markets Cut Rates Amid Expectations of Looser Fed Policy Central banks in emerging markets around the world are cutting interest rates, with Russia the latest example, as expectations of easier money in the...
2019-06-14, 19:48

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on fresh concerns about trade NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:55 a.m. Stocks are falling at midday Friday amid more concerns ...
2019-06-14, 19:32

UPDATE 3-Fed's Powell says trade, global growth concerns continue to weigh on U.S. economy Concerns about trade policy and a weak global economy "continue to weigh on the U.S. economic outlook" and the Federal Reserve stands ready to "act a...
2019-07-10, 16:32

Greater China markets struggle for gains even as investors expect the Fed to cut rates In China, the Shanghai composite fell 1.17% to 2,827.80 and the Shenzhen composite was down 2.08% at 1,463.70. Taiwan's Taiex fell 0.5% to 10,40...
2019-06-06, 12:32

Gold gains as trade concerns weigh on global markets Signs of further escalation of the U.S.-China trade war and weak UK economic data weighed on global markets on Friday, capping a volatile week that h...
2019-08-10, 09:32

Smartphone Growth in Emerging Markets to Continue in 2019: Counterpoint The smartphone market is still reeling under the first ever annual decline in 2018, but is poised to grow in the emerging markets, Counterpoint Resea...
2019-06-14, 16:00

Major Asia Pacific markets higher; trade war concerns dampen investor sentiment Major markets in Asia Pacific traded higher on Monday, following a volatile last week for global markets as growing trade war fears dented investor s...
2019-08-12, 12:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Weak economic data, tariff concerns weigh on stocks globally Weak U.S. and euro zone manufacturing data and Washington's threat to impose additional tariffs on European goods weighed on global stock markets on ...
2019-07-02, 20:48

European markets set for a negative open as global growth fears cap gains European stocks pointed to losses at the start of Tuesday's open, as investors kept abreast of the ongoing trade tensions seen across the globe....
2019-06-04, 08:32

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge up but growth worries cap gains Shares in Asia inched higher and safe-haven assets gave up some overnight gains on Tuesday, as investors paused for breath after a volatile Wall Stre...
2019-06-04, 07:16

Stock Markets Slide as Bonds Signal Rising Concern About Growth Yields on United States government bonds fell, indicating lower expectations for growth and extending a drop that began as the trade war intensified....
2019-08-14, 19:00

Asia markets slip as investors await China's growth data Investors will be watching out for Chinese gross domestic product data for the second quarter, set to be released at 10:00 a.m. HK/SIN, for clues as ...
2019-07-15, 04:16

Asia markets inch higher ahead of trade talks; Bank of Japan keeps interest rates steady Stocks in Asia Pacific edged up on Tuesday as investors awaited developments from U.S.-China trade talks this week in Shanghai. The Bank of Japan als...
2019-07-31, 18:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trump's China tariffs rattle markets: stocks, oil tumble U.S. President Donald Trump sent financial markets reeling on Thursday when he announced an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion in Chinese products...
2019-08-01, 21:16

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam markets slide as Trump hits China with new tariffs Latin American currencies and stocks tumbled on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would impose additional tariffs on Chinese goods, ...
2019-08-01, 23:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia markets cautious as Trump presses Mexico on trade Asian shares got off to a hesitant start on Thursday as investors feared a looming U.S. trade war with Mexico would further depress global growth, ev...
2019-06-06, 03:16

EMERGING MARKETS-Dollar strength, growth worries hurt Latam currencies Latin American currencies weakened on Tuesday, hurt by a strong dollar after U.S. lawmakers reached a debt and spending deal, while the International...
2019-07-23, 22:48

REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Trump's China tariffs rattle markets: stocks, oil tumble U.S. President Donald Trump sent financial markets reeling on Thursday when he announced an additional 10% tariff on $300 billion in Chinese products...
2019-08-01, 22:32

European markets close lower despite US job growth; Deutsche Bank dips 5% as restructuring begins European stocks closed lower on Monday, even as stronger-than-anticipated jobs data on Wall Street tempered expectations for a Federal Reserve rate c...
2019-07-08, 19:32

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-...
2019-05-29, 19:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares fall as weak data inflames growth fears Asian shares fell on Tuesday, following a volatile Wall Street session as weak economic indicators and an intensifying Sino-U.S. trade war inflamed c...
2019-06-04, 07:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares cautious as weak manufacturing data stoke growth worries Asian shares were choppy on Tuesday as weak global manufacturing activity reinforced worries about slowing world growth, while the initial enthusiasm...
2019-07-02, 04:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks weighed down by concerns over trade, Italian budget Early gains in benchmark U.S. indexes faded and global stock markets retreated Tuesday as concerns about Italy's budget and the fate of U.S.-China tr...
2019-05-28, 23:32

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global growth woes, trade uncertainty drag on Asian shares Asian shares wobbled on Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rebounded as weak global factory activity reinforced fears about slowing growth, ...
2019-07-02, 10:16

Will mortgage rates keep dropping? Homeowners and buyers benefit from lower interest rates Mortgage rates dropped to nearly three-year lows on China trade fears and a Fed rate cut. That's helping homeowners and buyers in the market now...
2019-08-08, 23:00

Is Trump the reason the Fed cut rates? U.S. President Donald Trump's repeated calls for easier monetary policy may not be what drove the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates on Wednesday....
2019-07-31, 23:16

Is Trump the reason the Fed is about to cut rates? U.S. President Donald Trump's repeated calls for easier monetary policy may not be what's driving the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates on Wednes...
2019-07-31, 18:16

Trump Isn’t Alone. These Millennials on the Left Want Low Interest Rates, Too. Sam Bell and his colleagues at Employ America want the central bank to cut interest rates now, and to lift them less quickly after the next recession...
2019-06-12, 22:48

Now hiring for a Trump-branded Fed: GOP flip-floppers on rates The president has one key quality in mind in filling out the central bank: a willingness to cut interest rates in a strong economy, violating years o...
2019-07-08, 14:32

Trump repeats call for Fed to lower interest rates U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday repeated his call for the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates, saying that such a step would further boost ...
2019-07-05, 23:48

Fed leaves interest rates alone, resisting Trump's pressure for a cut The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged on Wednesday, resisting pressure from President Trump to reduce them as his escalating trade disput...
2019-06-20, 00:48

Team Trump raises concerns of fundraising war A fight has broken out over two new Republican fundraising sites built to take advantage of GOP support for President Trump and down-ticket candidate...
2019-07-09, 21:48

Where Trump has support in battle with Fed over rates: The smallest small businesses The smallest businesses on Main Street are preoccupied with high interest rates they say hold them back, while larger business owners are more focuse...
2019-05-21, 22:48

Trump Fed nominee Judy Shelton calls for bigger cut to interest rates Wall Street traders anticipate a more modest 25-basis-point cut when the Fed meets to set interest rate policy on July 30 and 31, but Shelton said th...
2019-07-22, 18:48

Trump needs to make peace with China and get a cut in interest rates | Larry Elliott US president’s target has tended to be Beijing but his focus is likely to turn more to the Federal ReserveStock markets around the world are sending ...
2019-05-29, 17:32

Instant View: U.S. job growth surges, but wage growth remains tepid U.S. job growth rebounded strongly in June, but moderate wage gains and mounting evidence that the economy was slowing sharply could still encourage ...
2019-07-05, 19:48

Trump tweet sparks concerns that the US may raise tariffs on Europe U.S. President Donald Trump has accused China and Europe of manipulating their currencies, raising fears that Washington will carry out repeated thre...
2019-07-04, 08:48

Trump says he delayed tariffs because of concerns over Christmas shopping season The Trump administration announced hours earlier that it would delay until Dec. 15 some of the tariffs that were originally scheduled to come into ef...
2019-08-13, 19:32

Trump brushes off concerns of recession, touts strong economy President Trump offered an optimistic outlook of the economy Sunday while dismissing concerns of a looming recession after losses in financial market...
2019-08-19, 08:16

Trump insists Fed cut rates sharply, sounds pessimistic note on China talks As the president's reelection campaign gears up, White House officials have become increasingly concerned about the economy’s performance, several pe...
2019-08-09, 21:00

Trump Administration Overhauls Endangered Species Act. Critics Say It Will Speed Extinction Rates (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration on Monday rolled out some of the broadest changes in decades to enforcement of the landmark Endangered ...
2019-08-13, 00:32

Tanks anyway: Trump's July 4 plans involve army vehicles despite concerns President had wanted tanks at event but local officials objected – so they will be stationed nearby, he saysDonald Trump isn’t taking “no tanks” for ...
2019-07-02, 06:32

Warren slams Trump's defense nominee, citing ethics concerns Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Tuesday that President Donald Trump's nominee Mark Esper should not be confirmed as U.S. defense secretar...
2019-07-16, 18:16

Trump huddles with team amid Afghanistan concerns: ‘Negotiations are proceeding’ President Trump on Friday met with his top security officials on the way forward in Afghanistan -- possibly moving toward a phased withdrawal, someth...
2019-08-17, 01:00

Trump shrugs off trade war concerns; China warns of market chaos U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday dismissed concerns over a protracted trade war with China, as Beijing warned that Washington's decision to lab...
2019-08-06, 18:00

Pompeo visits Swiss event as Trump’s policies raise concerns MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is joining Trump adviser Jared Kushner at a closed-doors meeting of the Bilderberg G...
2019-06-01, 19:32

Trump's China Feud Threatens 5G Growth in U.S. The Trump administration’s offensives aimed at frustrating the 5G ambitions of China and mobile-technology giant Huawei might end up impeding America...
2019-05-28, 12:01

U.S. job growth surges, but wage growth remains tepid U.S. job growth rebounded strongly in June, but moderate wage gains and mounting evidence that the economy was slowing sharply could still encourage ...
2019-07-05, 14:48

Democrat Warren slams Trump's defense nominee, citing ethics concerns Democratic Senator and presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday clashed with Mark Esper, President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. defense se...
2019-07-16, 23:48

Trump not ‘personally bothered’ by North Korea missile tests — despite Japan’s concerns U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that he is not "personally bothered" by recent short-range missile tests that North Korea conducted this mont...
2019-05-27, 16:32

Trump Shrugs Off Trade War Concerns; China Sees Severe Global Impact U.S. President Donald Trump dismissed fears of a protracted trade war with China on Tuesday despite a warning from Beijing that labelling it a curren...
2019-08-07, 04:00

UPDATE 2-Democrat Warren slams Trump's defense nominee, citing ethics concerns Democratic Senator and presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday clashed with Mark Esper, President Donald Trump's nominee for U.S. defense se...
2019-07-16, 22:32

‘My Peter’: Rising influence of controversial Trump trade adviser Navarro concerns his critics The effectiveness of Navarro’s approach will be put to the test if Trump follows through on his threats and musings about implementing tariffs and ti...
2019-06-13, 01:48

'The longer the trade war goes on, the weaker China gets': Trump doubles down on tariff threats despite recession concerns NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump has appeared increasingly comfortable with prolonged trade tensions. He has maintained a d...
2019-08-17, 10:32

Trump issues executive order to protect US networks amid China spying concerns President Trump on Wednesday declared a national emergency, signing an executive order that bans U.S. companies from using foreign telecom services t...
2019-05-21, 17:48

Trudeau pledges ‘steady’ drug supply in Canada amid concerns over Trump policy Trudeau says Health Canada ensures there is a "steady and solid supply" of medications for Canadians regardless of external or international pressure...
2019-08-01, 20:16

Europe needs 'pro-growth agenda,' not monetary easing -Trump adviser The European Union needs a "pro-growth agenda," and not more easing of monetary policy, to pull its economy out of the doldrums, a top adviser to U.S...
2019-08-02, 17:32

Markets climb as Trump says he’ll meet with Xi at G-20 The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged 300 points after President Trump said he'd be meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping next week at the G-20 su...
2019-06-18, 19:16

For Fed's Powell, a gap with markets and Trump may need explaining Bond investors expect an aggressive set of U.S. interest rate cuts this year, and a voluble president pines for the “old days” when his predecessors ...
2019-06-18, 15:48

After Trump cites Amazon concerns, Pentagon reexamines $10 billion JEDI cloud contract process The eleventh-hour Oval Office intervention comes just weeks before the winning bid was expected to be announced and has now left a major military pri...
2019-08-02, 00:32

‘I’d smack him in the mouth’: Biden seeks to dispel concerns about his ability to take on Trump after shaky debate performance The former vice president also acknowledged during a CNN interview that he was not fully prepared for attacks by Sen. Kamala D. Harris (D-Calif.) ove...
2019-07-05, 18:48

Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing economic growth in China as evidence that U.S. tariffs were having "a major effect" and warne...
2019-07-15, 18:16

UPDATE 1-Europe needs 'pro-growth agenda,' not monetary easing -Trump adviser The European Union needs a "pro-growth agenda," and not more easing of monetary policy, to pull its economy out of the doldrums, a top adviser to U.S...
2019-08-02, 17:32

Cuba hopes for slight growth as Trump pummels Caribbean island Communist-run Cuba put on a brave face Saturday at a mid-year session of the National Assembly, the government insisting it would not let a growing f...
2019-07-14, 04:32

Markets Weigh Up Draghi Versus Trump European monetary policy erupted into a war of words. For now, markets seem to be listening most closely to European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi....
2019-06-18, 18:32

EMERGING MARKETS-Argentina markets crash as Macri's re-election chances drop Argentine stocks and the peso plummeted 30% on Monday as fears of a possible return to interventionist policies gripped after conservationist Preside...
2019-08-13, 00:32

Cboe Global Markets Announces Senate Version of Options Markets Stability Act CHICAGO – July 26, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announc...
2019-05-21, 17:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Yen and bond bulls charge on as share markets falter Yen and bond bulls charged on Monday while stocks struggled again, amid ongoing worries that a prolonged U.S.-China trade war and damaging Brexit cou...
2019-08-12, 12:00

EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico's markets weaken as Pemex plan underwhelms A resurgent dollar piled pressure on Latin American currencies on Tuesday, with the Mexican peso leading losses as investors were disappointed by a n...
2019-07-16, 22:32

Cboe Global Markets Announces Appointments of Three Executives to its Markets Division CHICAGO – December 11, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced it has h...
2019-05-21, 17:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise as policy tweaks boost China markets Asian stocks gained on Tuesday, led by Chinese shares after Beijing eased financing rules to boost local government spending on public works, and bol...
2019-06-11, 09:00

EMERGING MARKETS-Trade optimism lifts Latam markets; Brazil cheers stimulus Latin American markets rose on Wednesday as optimism from U.S.-China trade talks offset concerns of slowing global growth, while a new policy to cont...
2019-07-25, 00:16

EMERGING MARKETS-Most Latam markets rebound on China relief, Argentine peso extends falls Most Latin American markets rebounded on Tuesday as fears of further escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions eased slightly after the United States d...
2019-08-14, 02:00

Cboe Global Markets Appoints Executive Vice Presidents in Newly Formed Markets Division CHICAGO – April 4, 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today a...
2019-05-21, 17:48

EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks and currencies gain, led by Chinese markets Emerging markets gained on Tuesday as the Chinese government moved to support its stocks and currency, but new tariff threats in the U.S-China trade ...
2019-06-11, 14:16

Markets Rattled by Trump's Mexico Tariff Threat Stocks and bond yields around the world fell after President Trump threatened to impose escalating tariffs on Mexico, exacerbating concerns about glo...
2019-05-31, 11:48

Markets Right Now: Trump’s Mexico tariffs sink stocks NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are falling sharply on Wall Street after Presiden...
2019-05-31, 17:48

Markets rally after Trump and Xi agree to resume talks Stock markets have rallied after the US and China agreed to restart trade talks, easing fears over the escalation of a damaging dispute between the w...
2019-07-01, 11:00

Trump: things 'going along very well' with China as markets fall over tariffs US imposed new tariff on $300bn of Chinese goodsPresident falsely claims US consumers not paying tariff costsDonald Trump has said things are “going ...
2019-08-03, 16:48

Trump claims trade war is working as China's growth hits 27-year low - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including reaction to the latest Chinese GDP reportLatest: Trump says trade war is hurtin...
2019-07-15, 18:16

Asia markets mixed; Trump is in Japan for a state visit Stocks in Asia were were mixed in Monday morning trade as investors watched for developments from U.S. President Donald Trump's state visit to J...
2019-05-27, 03:01

Asia markets decline as Trump announces more tariffs on China Asia stocks traded lower Friday morning after a surprise tariff announcement from the United States escalated trade tensions between Washington and B...
2019-08-02, 02:48

Asia markets cautious as Trump presses Mexico on trade Asian shares got off to a hesitant start on Thursday as investors feared a looming U.S. trade war with Mexico would further depress global growth, ev...
2019-06-06, 04:01

Trump Threatens New Chinese Tariffs, Rattling Investors Across Markets President Trump moved to extend tariffs to essentially all Chinese imports, escalating a trade conflict that is now poised to hit U.S. consumers in t...
2019-08-01, 23:48

Here's how oil and currency markets might react to Trump's surprise tariff hike Kevin Book of ClearView Energy Partners and Joseph Trevisani, senior analyst at FXStreet, join "Squawk Box" to check in on how oil and currencies are...
2019-08-02, 18:16

Trump roils markets with comments on China trade, Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was not ready to make a deal with China and even called a September round of trade talks into question,...
2019-08-10, 09:32

Chinese markets tumble; investors await Trump-Xi meeting Stocks in Asia slipped on Tuesday, while investors looked toward a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping set t...
2019-06-28, 01:48

Nikkei edges higher as markets braced for G20, focus on Xi-Trump meet Japan's Nikkei edged higher in cautious early Monday trade as investors looked ahead to this week's G20 summit amid a backdrop of trade and geopoliti...
2019-06-24, 10:00

Donald Trump defends tariffs on Mexico as stock markets reel After 5% tariff announced, president tweets ‘Mexico has taken advantage of the US for decades’Donald Trump has defended his decision to impose new ta...
2019-05-31, 18:48

UPDATE 3-Trump roils markets with comments on China trade, Huawei U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was not ready to make a deal with China and even called a September round of trade talks into question,...
2019-08-10, 09:32

Trump's $300bn China tariff threat sends markets into tailspin Wall Street, Asian markets and oil fall after president’s tweet about placing tariffs on practically all remaining China tradeDonald Trump’s surprise...
2019-08-02, 05:48

Top Trump advisers downplay recession risks after tumultuous week in the markets Larry Kudlow and Peter Navarro appeared on Sunday morning shows to argue that the president's trade offensive against China isn’t harming American pr...
2019-08-19, 01:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares falter as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jin...
2019-06-28, 07:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks sunk as Trump fires new trade salvo Asian shares extended a month-long slide and sovereign bonds surged on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump ramped up trade tensions globally by ...
2019-05-31, 06:00

Major U.S. markets fall amid concern for Donald Trump's plan to tax Mexico The surprise announcement by President Donald Trump for new tariffs on Mexico -- an effort to stem illegal migration -- shook world financial markets...
2019-05-31, 19:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up as investors await Trump-Xi meeting Share markets in Asia edged higher early on Friday morning as investors clung on to hopes that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Do...
2019-06-28, 04:32

Markets shaken as Trump announces shock Mexico tariffs – business live Levies to start on 10 June linked to ‘remedying illegal immigration’US President Donald Trump announces 5% tariffs in surprise moveUK house prices fa...
2019-05-31, 15:32

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks tumble on China's counter-threat to Trump; yen jumps A measure of stocks across the globe was on track to post its largest weekly loss of the year on Friday while yields in U.S. and German debt were nea...
2019-08-02, 19:48

'Trump is ruining our markets': Farmers are losing a huge customer to the trade war — China China's exit piles on to a devastating year for farmers, who've struggled through record flooding and droughts that destroyed crop yields, ...
2019-08-10, 15:32

Trump Delays Tariffs On Chinese Cellphones, Laptops, Toys; Markets Jump U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed off his Sept. 1 deadline for 10% tariffs on remaining Chinese imports, delaying duties on cellphones, l...
2019-08-14, 08:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks shaken, bonds surge as Trump risks recession U.S. stock futures slid and sovereign bonds surged on Friday as investors feared President Donald Trump's shock threat of tariffs on Mexico risked ti...
2019-05-31, 10:00

Asia markets trade higher as Trump stands down on Mexico tariff threat Stocks in Asia traded higher on Monday morning after U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement last week that tariffs would not be slapped on M...
2019-06-10, 02:48

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares ease as Trump rekindles Sino-U.S. trade tensions Asian shares pulled back on Friday as worries over renewed Sino-U.S. trade tensions weighed on sentiment ahead of the release of June trade data fro...
2019-07-12, 05:16

'Trump is ruining our markets': Struggling farmers lose a huge customer to the trade war — China China's exit piles on to a devastating year for farmers, who've struggled through record flooding and droughts that destroyed crop yields, ...
2019-08-10, 23:00

Markets plunge after China lets currency fall to a decade low in payback against Trump’s tariffs As the trade war intensifies, global markets tumble and Trump accuses China of currency manipulation. A cheaper renminbi makes Chinese experts cheape...
2019-08-05, 19:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares shaken, bonds surge as Trump stirs recession risk U.S. stock futures slid and sovereign bonds surged on Friday as investors feared President Donald Trump's shock move to slap tariffs on Mexico risked...
2019-05-31, 06:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares slip, gold gains as Trump-Xi trade jitters build Asian shares stumbled on Friday and gold jumped amid rising doubts that a highly anticipated meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese ...
2019-06-28, 09:16

Markets bounce back as Trump suggests Huawei could join trade deal - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing worry investorsLatest: Clothi...
2019-05-24, 12:16

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stock markets, bonds rally in expectation of rate cuts Record low bond yields in Europe and the expectation of further interest rate cuts by central banks worldwide helped push global stock market indices...
2019-07-03, 16:32

GLOBAL MARKETS-Chinese trade data calms volatile global markets Stronger-than-expected Chinese export data helped push global stock markets higher on Thursday following a volatile week that had investors scramblin...
2019-08-08, 21:32

Fed's Mester: Too Soon To Say What Happens Next With Rates Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester said she is open to lowering rates if the economic outlook deteriorates, but she also questioned whether cutti...
2019-07-02, 19:16

Where to Invest When the Fed Cuts Rates Many believe the Federal Reserve is pivoting from raising interest rates to lowering them once again. Investors say rate cuts will spur spending and ...
2019-07-07, 12:16

Wait, so, why is the Fed cutting rates, exactly? The economy is strong. Unemployment is historically low. Consumer confidence is high. So why, exactly, is the Federal Reserve expected to cut rates W...
2019-07-31, 18:32

Gold: Driven By Rates Gold has been rallying amid expectations for the Fed's pause on rate hikes turning into a rate cut this week. Can the yellow metal top $1,600 an ounc...
2019-07-31, 18:32

Here are the best Dow stocks to buy on the day Fed cuts rates The Federal Reserve is expected to cut rates this week for the first time since 2008, potentially giving investors the green light to play offense. H...
2019-08-01, 00:00

Fed cuts rates, signals it may not need to do more The Federal Reserve cut interest rates on Wednesday to shore up the economy against risks including global weakness, but the head of the U.S. central...
2019-07-31, 23:16

Are U.S. and UK Interest Rates About to Converge? The U.S. and UK have many similarities, including low unemployment and core inflation, but their interest rates are wide apart. Is this gap about to ...
2019-06-11, 19:00

Who – Or “What” – Drives Interest Rates? EWI's Murray Gunn explains the role of the Federal Reserve in "driving" interest rates and the economy -- you me be surprised to find out who (or wha...
2019-05-21, 15:16

Here are the winners and losers if the Fed cuts rates Jay Jacobs of Global X Funds says a Fed rate cut will be challenging for banks, but the technology sector and energy pipeline companies could benefit...
2019-07-16, 12:32

Fed cuts interest rates, signals it may not need to do more The Federal Reserve cut interest rates on Wednesday, but the head of the U.S. central bank said the move might not be the start of a lengthy campaign...
2019-08-01, 04:48

Should You Invest in CDs Before Interest Rates Peak? After several post-recession seasons of pretty-much-zero interest rates on certificates of deposit, recent years have seen marked improvement. That’s...
2019-05-31, 20:48

Fed may cut rates if inflation keeps disappointing: Bullard Further weakness in inflation could prompt the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, even if economic growth maintains its momentum, James Bull...
2019-05-22, 09:48

What Do Treasury Bonds Have to Do With Interest Rates? After sending interest rates climbing over the past few years, the Federal Reserve cut the federal funds rate last week for the first time since 2008...
2019-08-06, 11:32

Tariffs could be the Fed’s excuse to cut interest rates The Federal Reserve needs an excuse to cut rates at its next meeting, and it will point to the tariffs as an impetus to cut. But let’s call it what i...
2019-06-09, 05:32

HPV vaccinations for boys could cut cancer rates in men New research suggests that vaccinating boys against human papillomavirus, or HPV, could cut cancer rates related to the virus in men in the long term...
2019-06-27, 22:48

Corporate Tax Rates Fall, but Unevenly The U.S. tax overhaul has lowered tax rates for many companies, and many others that were already toward the bottom of the scale have been able to st...
2019-07-22, 00:48

Fed likely to resist pressure to cut U.S. rates this week The U.S. Federal Reserve, facing fresh demands by President Donald Trump to cut interest rates, is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged at a p...
2019-06-17, 11:48

Car2go will raise hourly rates by up to a third Car2go just became slightly less viable as a replacement for owning a personal ride. The rental service has introduced a variable-rate pricing syste...
2019-08-10, 01:00

Fed's patience on interest rates to last 'for some time' U.S. Federal Reserve officials at their last meeting agreed that their current patient approach to setting monetary policy could remain in place "for...
2019-05-23, 06:00

Australia's central bank says 'likely' will have to cut rates again - Australia's central bank believes it will likely have to cut interest rates further from the current record low of 1.25% in order to push down unem...
2019-06-18, 07:32

U.S. Suicide Rates Are the Highest They’ve Been Since World War II U.S. suicide rates are at their highest since World War II, according to federal data—and the opioid crisis, widespread social media use and hi...
2019-06-20, 12:48

How Petrol And Diesel Rates Have Changed In Last Few Weeks Petrol price today:With effect from 6 am on May 24, the price of petrol was revised to Rs 71.39 per litre in Delhi and Rs 77 per litre in Mumbai, fro...
2019-05-24, 06:48

A $1 trillion US budget deficit is one big reason the Fed may have to cut rates If low inflation, a wobbly economy and tariff jitters weren't enough to push the Federal Reserve to lower interest rates, there's another r...
2019-08-13, 20:32

A warning to seniors if the Fed lowers interest rates Retirees face two competing forces: Lower rates on their "safe money" and a stock market that's becoming overheated. Here's where older inv...
2019-07-24, 20:16

The market now thinks the Fed will cut rates twice by late January Futures trading indicated a 63% chance of a September cut and a 62% probability of another easing in January, according to the CME's FedWatch to...
2019-05-29, 21:16

Overall cancer death rates falling in U.S., NIH reports Each year, cancer death rates among men and women in the United States between ages 20 and 49 fell by 1.8 percent and 1.4 percent, the National Cance...
2019-05-31, 18:32

Fed holds rates steady. Here's what that means for your wallet Here's a breakdown of what Wednesday's Fed decision means for your bank account, mortgage, credit card, student loan balance and car paymen...
2019-06-20, 02:48

Survival and chemotherapy success rates for various cancers Success rates help indicate how effective various treatments are. Here, we provide success rates of treatments involving chemotherapy for various typ...
2019-08-14, 03:32

Interest rates in Australia are still heading to zero: Investor Chris Bedingfield of Quay Global Investors says, unless there's a significant policy change, interest rates in Australia will end up effectively...
2019-07-02, 11:48

Fed will likely cut rates based on geopolitical issues, strategist says Jeffrey Taylor, co-founder and managing director of Digital Risk, says he'll be watching the U.S. housing market over the next six months as an ...
2019-06-07, 11:48

Fed seen cutting U.S. rates by 25 bps late July: BAML The Federal Reserve will likely reduce key U.S. borrowing costs by a quarter point at its upcoming July 30-31 policy meeting with the chance of a 50...
2019-07-10, 23:01

A glance at US mortgage rates: down for 6th straight week Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell for the sixth consecutive week, with the key 30-year loan rate at its lowest point since September 2017. The post ...
2019-06-06, 19:48

Reinsurance rates rise by up to 25% in Florida-Willis Re Property reinsurance rates rose by up to 25% in the latest renewal round in areas of Florida hit by hurricanes, reinsurance broker Willis Re said on ...
2019-07-01, 18:48

Bank Stocks Hurt by More Than Falling Rates Bank stocks soared ahead of the S&P 500 early in the year, but recent worries that trade tensions will hit the economy have dented shares of lenders ...
2019-05-29, 22:16

Just one dose of the HPV vaccine may be enough to lower cancer rates A single dose of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine seems to be almost as good as two or three injections for preventing cervical precancerous le...
2019-07-31, 19:16

Rise in suicide rates in U.S. youth, especially girls (Reuters Health) - Suicide rates among U.S. youth have been on the rise for nearly a decade, with the sharpest increase in young girls, a new study s...
2019-05-22, 02:16

Mortgage rates level off after six-week slide According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average was unchanged at 3.82 percent with an average 0.6 point...
2019-06-13, 19:32

Federal Reserve unlikely to raise rates in 2019 Rest easy: The Fed’s punch bowl isn’t going anywhere. Even if economic conditions improve this year, members of the Federal Reserve agreed that they ...
2019-05-23, 01:32

China isn't likely to cut interest rates in the near future: Investor Ronald Wan of Partners Financial Holdings says the Chinese authorities are in a dilemma about whether to cut interest rates because doing so would da...
2019-07-17, 10:48

Here Are The Fixed Deposit (FD) Interest Rates Of Top Lenders Currently, on a three-year fixed deposit below Rs 2 crore, SBI pays an interest rate of 6.7per cent. As compared to this, HDFC Bank offers 7.4per cen...
2019-06-04, 11:32

Citi sees case for Fed to cut rates 50 bps in July Citi economists said on Friday if the Federal Reserve decides to lower U.S. interest rates next month, it would do so with a bold 50 basis-points cut...
2019-06-21, 23:32

Petrol Prices Lowered Nearly 2% In May, Diesel Rates Down 0.3% Domestic petrol and diesel prices were lowered nearly 2 per cent this month. In Delhi and Mumbai, the price of petrol was decreased by Rs 1.40 per li...
2019-05-31, 06:32

Tata Tigor EV Gets A Rs. 80,000 Price Reduction Under New GST Rates The government recently announced a reduction in GST rates on electric vehicles in a bid to push faster adoption of EVs, and this has prompted automa...
2019-08-02, 19:16

If the Fed cuts interest rates, things could get ugly The Fed meets Tuesday and Wednesday this week with a decision on interest rates coming at 2 p.m. that second day. As of when I’m writing this, the ma...
2019-07-31, 23:16

RBI To Cut Rates In June, But Analysts Split On If It Should: Poll Under Governor Shaktikanta Das, who took over as RBI governor from Urjit Patel in December last year, the central bank delivered rate cuts at its pre...
2019-05-29, 11:16

WRAPUP 5-Fed cuts interest rates, signals it may not need to do more The Federal Reserve cut interest rates on Wednesday, but the head of the U.S. central bank said the move might not be the start of a lengthy campaign...
2019-08-01, 01:48

Seniors should avoid this mistake as the Fed lowers rates Lower interest rates on savings accounts and certificates of deposit are now making equity returns seem even more attractive. Here's why you sho...
2019-07-31, 21:16

Did Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why really increase suicide rates? A study shows that a rise in suicide among children age 10 to 17 occurred after Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why was released, but the show may not be to bla...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Mortgage applications surge as rates drop Mortgage rates are hitting their lowest level in 2 years. Matt Graham, Mortgage News Daily, and CNBC's Diana Olick join the 'The Exchange&#...
2019-06-12, 22:48

Ryanair 'hikes fares with rip-off exchange rates' Holidaymakers who book Ryanair flights from abroad are paying inflated fares after being slapped with rip-off exchange rates, a consumer group has sa...
2019-06-14, 14:16

Why China’s Getting Ready to Shake Up Interest Rates The People’s Bank of China will start liberalizing its system of interest rates, in what would be another milestone in the landmark reforms started f...
2019-08-19, 00:48

Australia Cuts Rates for the First Time in Nearly Three Years Australia became the largest developed economy to cut interest rates in 2019, lowering borrowing costs for the first time in nearly three years to of...
2019-06-04, 11:32

Behind Erdogan’s Strange Ideas About Interest Rates Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan doesn’t like it when the country’s banks charge people relatively heavily to borrow money. That alone doesn’t...
2019-08-02, 23:48

Cholesterol improves in US kids despite high obesity rates CHICAGO (AP) — Cholesterol levels in children and teens improved in the latest analysis of U.S. health surveys, yet only half of them had readings co...
2019-05-21, 18:48

Fed Cuts Rates by a Quarter Point in Precautionary Move The Federal Reserve cut interest rates by a quarter-percentage point—the first reduction since 2008—in a pre-emptive strike to cushion the economy fr...
2019-08-01, 03:01

Fed Cuts Interest Rates for First Time Since 2008 Crisis The Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate a quarter point as it tried to insulate the economy from President Trump’s trade war and a global...
2019-07-31, 22:32

Norwegian startups flocking to New York for lower tax rates The Norwegians are coming to New York with startup companies, fresh ideas and millions in capital. And hundreds of these startups are raring to go, s...
2019-07-07, 08:16

Stocks Gain as ECB Signals Negative Rates for Longer European stocks and U.S. futures advanced, as the European Central Bank said it expected to leave interest rates in negative territory for a longer p...
2019-06-06, 14:48

Mortgage applications surge on refinances as rates hit 21-month low As mortgage rates fell to the lowest level since September 2017, mortgage applications surged 26.8% last week, led by an increase in refinancing. &#...
2019-06-13, 08:16

Dow futures rise on expectations for the Fed to lower rates this month U.S. stock index futures rose slightly on Wednesday as investors bet on a potential rate cut from the Federal Reserve later this month after the rele...
2019-07-03, 15:00

Bank of England set to keep rates on hold over Brexit unease LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England is expected to keep interest rates on hold Thursday but indicate a possible increase later this year despite uncert...
2019-06-20, 09:16

Emerging Market Central Banks Keep Cutting Rates Then, interest rate hikes by emerging market central banks outstripped or matched cuts for nine straight months as they battled the fallout from a st...
2019-07-02, 14:00

Report: U.S. opioid prescribing rates higher than other countries About 79 percent of patients who felt pain during hospital visits in the United States received opioid prescriptions, which is nearly 30 percent high...
2019-07-31, 18:48

Home sales fall again despite lower mortgage rates Existing-home sales fell 0.4% in April and are down 4.4% from a year ago. The big drop in mortgage rates didn't help the sales.   ...
2019-05-21, 20:16

Dollar rises after Fed cuts rates, signals move is one-off The U.S. dollar rose to two-year highs on Wednesday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, having made the first cut to interest rates since 2008...
2019-07-31, 23:16

A glance at US mortgage rates: lower, 30-year loan at 3.73% U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week. It was the seventh decline in the past nine weeks for the key 30-year, fixed-rate loan, which reached i...
2019-06-27, 18:32

US interest rates left unchanged as 'uncertainties' arise US interest rates have been left unchanged, but the Federal Reserve signalled it is prepared to start cutting rates if needed, to protect the US econ...
2019-06-20, 02:48

What we know about child sexual abuse rates in the US | Mona Chalabi The spike in interest around Jefrrey Epstein’s charges could create an opportunity for discussing just how prevalent child sexual abuse is. But estim...
2019-08-03, 08:16

Sen. Pat Toomey: Obama near-zero Fed rates fostered the wealth resentment still with us "The Fed's behavior when they held rates at zero for such an extended period probably did contribute to some understandable resentment," he says...
2019-07-10, 19:16

Fed may cut rates near zero if U.S.-China trade worsens: Morgan Stanley The Federal Reserve may lower U.S. interest rates to near zero by the spring of 2020 if U.S.-China trade relations deteriorate further and tip the U....
2019-06-18, 01:00

More older adults die from cancer despite high screening rates As the fastest-growing age group in the United States, adults older than age 85 have higher incidences and death rates from cancer than people betwee...
2019-08-07, 17:00

Fed May Consider Lower Rates if Inflation and Global Risks Worsen Richard Clarida, the Fed’s vice chairman, said persistently low inflation or worsening global economic risks could make officials reconsider their pa...
2019-05-31, 02:16

Colorectal cancer rates rising in younger adults In the United States, colorectal cancer rates are rising in the under 50s. Also, diagnoses in younger adults are more likely to be of advanced diseas...
2019-07-23, 04:32

Repo Rates Fuel Concern Over Mounting U.S. Debt The elevated cost of borrowing cash overnight using Treasurys as collateral highlights the expense of widening budget deficits, even as U.S. 10- and ...
2019-08-14, 14:32

Drop rates for loot boxes to be disclosed on consoles Three major gaming console makers will require publishers to declare the drop rates for any loot boxes on their games from next year, amid concerns t...
2019-08-08, 19:00

Here Are SBI Interest Rates On Home Loans After Latest Revision SBI interest rate: The latest key lending rate, which took effect on Wednesday, was the third downward revision this financial year, according to SBI...
2019-07-11, 14:01

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates by 0.25% – its first in a decade US central bank signals growth is slowing in the world’s largest economyThe US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates for the first time in more than...
2019-07-31, 20:32

One major bank is holding the line, saying the Fed won't cut rates this year The economists at Citi maintained their call for no rate cuts this year after the Federal Reserve said the case for an easier monetary policy has str...
2019-06-21, 01:48

Fed's Conundrum: Can Lower Rates Combat Investment Chill One question now is how much a one quarter-percentage-point drop in borrowing costs will help businesses and cushion a slowdown driven by some factor...
2019-08-01, 12:16

RBI To Cut Interest Rates Again In October And Early Next Year: Poll The RBI lowered its economic growth forecast for the current fiscal year on Wednesday and said inflation would not breach its medium-term target of 4...
2019-08-09, 11:00

3 Countries Cut Rates as World Braces for More Trade War Turbulence Central banks in India, Thailand and New Zealand cut interest rates in what one analyst called “defensive action” amid fears of worsening U.S.-China ...
2019-08-08, 00:00

Glacial melt rates in the Himalayas have more than doubled since 2000 Global warming is shrinking the glaciers in the Himalayas. According to a new survey, glaciers in the region have lost roughly a vertical foot and ha...
2019-06-20, 00:32

Barclays CEO warns of 'asset bubbles' due to low interest rates Persistent low interest rates from central banks risks creating "asset bubbles" which could pop if interest rates begin to rise again, Barclays CEO J...
2019-08-01, 16:16

Companies Aren't Cheering Lower Interest Rates Last year, U.S. corporate pension funds had one of their better years in recent history, despite the fact that stocks and bonds both did poorly. High...
2019-07-15, 17:16

How should you compare personal loans? Don't just look at interest rates When it comes to comparing personal loans, interest rates alone don't tell the whole story. Instead, look at the annual percentage rate.  ...
2019-06-12, 20:16

Penalties not lowering hospital-acquired infection rates (Reuters Health) - A penalty program established to reduce infections and other complications in U.S. hospitals hasn't made these events less likely ...
2019-07-10, 21:32

Hong Kong Interbank Rates Hit Highest Since 2008 The rates at which Hong Kong’s banks lend to one another surged to levels last seen during the global financial crisis, but economists said seasonal ...
2019-06-13, 12:16

Africa battles high rates of suicide, depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lac...
2019-06-09, 05:16

Cash is no longer king as rates plunge around the world When the Federal Reserve cut interest rates for the first time since 2008 last week, people were quick to point out how that was good news for consum...
2019-08-07, 22:00

Now the market thinks the Fed could make an even deeper cut to rates later this month Even with better economic data, the market is betting the Fed will now cut interest rates by 50 basis points in July, after dovish comments from two ...
2019-07-19, 02:32

Interest Rates on New Federal Student Loans Will Dip Slightly The rates, which will take effect on July 1, won’t make a big difference in monthly payments. But given the cost of college, one expert says, “this i...
2019-05-22, 22:48

Federal Reserve fixed its own fumble by cutting rates Last week, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell telegraphed to the markets that a rate cut is coming. There seems to be quite a bit of uncertainty ...
2019-07-14, 16:32

Citi sees case for Fed to lower rates by 50 bps in July Citi economists said on Friday if the Federal Reserve decides to lower U.S. interest rates next month, it would do so with a bold 50 basis-points cut...
2019-06-22, 03:16

SBI's New Interest Rates On Fixed Deposit Take Effect Today State Bank of India (SBI) FD interest rates: SBI revised its interest rates applicable to fixed deposits last month. SBI now provides interest rates ...
2019-08-01, 08:01

SBI Small Account: Eligibility, Interest Rates, Other Features SBI's small accounts can be opened by any individual who is above 18 years and do not have officially valid KYC (Know Your Customer) documents. Howev...
2019-05-25, 14:32

SBI Savings Plus Account: Eligibility, Interest Rates And Other Details SBI Savings Plus Account: Customers are required to maintain a monthly average balance (MAB) for this account. Monthly Average Balance (MAB) is the s...
2019-05-29, 02:00

Africa battles high rates of suicide and depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lac...
2019-06-09, 00:32

Mortgage applications surge on refinances as as rates hit 21-month low As mortgage rates fell to the lowest level since September 2017, mortgage applications surged 26.8% last week, led by an increase in refinancing. &#...
2019-06-12, 20:16

The Gap Between Male and Female Youth Suicide Rates is Narrowing in the U.S. For decades, U.S. boys have died by suicide far more frequently than girls, even though girls attempt suicide and report contemplating it more often....
2019-05-21, 18:16

Morgan Stanley analysts expect Fed to cut U.S. rates in October Morgan Stanley analysts said on Thursday the Federal Reserve will likely reduce key U.S. lending rates by a quarter point in October, making their pr...
2019-08-01, 17:32

US Treasury has 'serious concerns' Libra could be used for terrorism The US government views cryptocurrencies, including Facebook-backed Libra, as a national security issue. In a press conference today, Treasury Secret...
2019-07-16, 00:32

Oil slips to around $63 as Iran concerns fades for now Oil slipped to around $63 a barrel on Tuesday as concerns faded for now that rising tensions in the Middle East would escalate and hit oil supplies, ...
2019-07-23, 14:16

Meat Producers Hit on Flooding Concerns U.S. meat producers’ pain worsened Monday, as their shares were hurt by fears about how persistent flooding is affecting crops they rely on for feed....
2019-06-18, 02:32

At least four more die on Everest amid overcrowding concerns Latest deaths, including an Irish climber, come as others report ‘insane’ delays at the peakFour more deaths have been reported on Everest as concern...
2019-05-25, 11:32

Bonds Raise Recession Concerns A rally in U.S. Treasuries, with prices rising and yields dropping, has reignited concerns over the health of the economy. What's driving the bond ma...
2019-06-03, 13:32

Oil slips to around $63 as Iran concerns fade for now Oil slipped to around $63 a barrel on Tuesday as concerns faded for now that rising tensions in the Middle East would escalate and hit oil supplies, ...
2019-07-23, 16:32

Now a Red, Bauer shrugs off Francona's concerns While Indians manager Terry Francona admitted Wednesday he was concerned Trevor Bauer could have had a negative impact on the team had he remained on...
2019-08-01, 08:32

As the far-right culture war escalates, concerns grow Consolidating its major party status in recent European elections, the AfD succeeded in part through the use of the arts in its campaigning. Critics ...
2019-05-31, 18:32

UPDATE 1-Erdogan pledges return to low interest rates in Turkey Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday he remains opposed to the country's tight monetary policy and pledged a "definitive solution" to so...
2019-06-20, 16:48

Falling mortgage rates are heating home prices this summer Mortgage rates have been falling steadily since the last week of April, and that may be reigniting home price appreciation. The lower the rate, the m...
2019-06-20, 17:16

SBI Fixed Deposit Account: Interest Rates, Tenure, Other Details In a SBI FD account, depositor can park lump sum amount and also avail features like choice of interest payout and liquidity through overdraft (OD) o...
2019-06-09, 00:48

Bets on Falling Interest Rates Unleash Gold Rally Gold is on its longest winning streak in almost a year and a half, the latest signal that investors are preparing for the Fed to lower interest rates...
2019-06-09, 19:00

Mortgage rates fall sharply on China trade tensions Trade tensions with China may be a boon to the U.S. housing market. Investors are rushing into the relative safe-haven of the bond market, cause the ...
2019-05-23, 22:48

Mortgage rates poised to drop after Federal Reserve announcement The 30-year fixed-rate average ticked up slightly this week to 3.84 percent. But the central bank's concerns about the economy could drive rates lowe...
2019-06-20, 17:32

New blood pressure guidelines may raise gestational hypertension rates After researchers used the adapted guidelines to see how many pregnant women had high blood pressure, they found more than 25 percent suffered from g...
2019-07-06, 06:48

SBI Small Savings Account: Eligibility, Interest Rates And Other Details SBI offers the same interest rate on small account as those on regular savings bank accounts. The bank offers an interest rate of 3.5 per cent per an...
2019-08-04, 15:16

Interest Rates On Small Savings Schemes For September Quarter India Post, which operates a network of more than 1.5 lakh post offices across the country, offers nine options under its small savings scheme portfo...
2019-06-29, 11:32

Sepsis patients with inflammation have higher death rates after discharge About one in four sepsis patients who live through their hospitalization will continue to have higher levels of inflammation. This puts them at risk ...
2019-08-08, 04:32

Rising rates of marijuana use among pregnant women spark concern (Reuters Health) - Increasing numbers of pregnant women are using marijuana in the U.S. and that may result in issues for their babies, two new studi...
2019-06-21, 02:16

New U.S. Diabetes Cases Are Declining as Obesity Rates Climb. Officials Don’t Know Why NEW YORK (AP) — The number of new diabetes cases among U.S. adults keeps falling, even as obesity rates climb, and health officials aren’...
2019-05-29, 02:48

Petrol, Diesel Prices Kept Unchanged, Here's How To Check Latest Rates Petrol price today: With effect from 6 am on Wednesday, May 22, the price of petrol remained at Rs 71.17 per litre in Delhi and Rs 76.78 per litre in...
2019-05-22, 06:32

HDFC Bank Revises Fixed Deposit Interest Rates HDFC Bank FD interest rates: On fixed deposits of a 1-year maturity period, the private sector bank has lowered its interest rates by 20 basis points...
2019-07-22, 20:16

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates for the first time in a decade The Federal Reserve is cutting its key interest rate for the first time in a decade to try to counter threats ranging from uncertainties caused by Pr...
2019-07-31, 23:16

Fed Minutes Show Officials in No Rush to Change Interest Rates Federal Reserve officials said they were committed to a “patient approach,” even if the economy strengthened, and some were worried about persistentl...
2019-05-23, 02:32

UPDATE 1-Citi sees case for Fed to lower rates by 50 bps in July Citi economists said on Friday if the Federal Reserve decides to lower U.S. interest rates next month, it would do so with a bold 50 basis-points cut...
2019-06-22, 14:16

The Fed cuts rates and the tariff man tweets: Is the recession threat real? The latest 25 basis point interest rate cut by the Federal Open Market Committee came with the yawn it deserved, though it was one of the most antici...
2019-08-03, 18:01

SBI Flexi Deposit Scheme: Tenure, Interest Rates And Other Details For SBI's flexi deposit account, the minimum instalment amount is Rs. 500, and in a financial year, an investor needs to deposit a minimum of Rs. 5,0...
2019-06-30, 21:16

Stall in vaccination rates putting children at risk, says Unicef Agency blames war, inequality and complacency for 20 million children missing immunisationA dangerous stagnation in vaccination rates is putting chil...
2019-07-15, 19:32

Plains sets tariff rates for Cactus II pipeline -filing Plains All American Pipeline LP on Friday said spot tariff rates on its newly constructed Cactus II pipeline will range between $4.75 to $5.60 per ba...
2019-08-02, 17:48

JP Morgan strategist: Fed is 'fundamentally making a mistake' by cutting rates A top strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management said on CNBC's Power Lunch that the Federal Reserve will be "fundamentally making a mistake" by cu...
2019-07-10, 21:16

Case for Cutting Rates Can Be Found in Close Calls of the 1990s Sometimes the Fed cuts rates as a form of insurance, because the risk of bad things happening has gone up: For parallels to questions the Fed faces, ...
2019-06-17, 06:00

Federal Reserve lowers interest rates for 1st time since 2008 Weeks of speculation were put to rest Wednesday when the Federal Reserve announced a quarter-percent interest rate cut in its mid-year assessment of ...
2019-07-31, 20:32

US home sales climbed 2.5% in May amid lower mortgage rates WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home sales jumped 2.5% in May, as lower mortgage rates appeared to help buyers overcome affordability challenges. The National...
2019-06-21, 16:32

US Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates For First Time Since 2008 Fed Chairman Jerome Powell cited signs of a global slowdown, simmering US trade tensions and a desire to boost too-low inflation in explaining the ce...
2019-08-01, 08:01

As Federal Reserve Cuts Rates, Some See Path to Higher Yields A reduction by the central bank could actually lead to higher long-term Treasury yields if such a cut helps spur inflation—or at least the fear of in...
2019-08-01, 02:32

Bank of Mexico Maintains Interest Rates in Split Vote The Bank of Mexico kept interest rates unchanged Thursday in a split decision, citing risks for inflation from both domestic and external sources and...
2019-06-28, 00:48

Negative Rates, Designed as a Short-Term Jolt, Have Become an Addiction Europe’s central banks haven’t been able to wean the eurozone from cheap money, which distorts economies and leaves little ammunition to cushion the ...
2019-05-21, 17:00

Oil rises as US crude stocks fall again, Fed cuts interest rates Oil prices rose for a fifth day on Wednesday following a larger-than-expected drop in U.S. inventories and after the Federal Reserve cut U.S. interes...
2019-08-01, 04:32

Mortgage rates sink to 3-year low, but one-third of borrowers are making this big mistake Escalating tensions over a trade war with China sent investors rushing to the relative safety of the bond market late last week. That pushed the yiel...
2019-08-06, 01:48

Storing sperm in a freezer for a decade hardly affects birth rates Many countries impose time limits on storing frozen sperm, but a sperm bank study has found this may not be necessary as it has little effect on birt...
2019-06-27, 21:32

Major U.S. banks lower benchmark interest rates following Fed rate cut Major U.S. banks lowered their benchmark rates for a wide range of consumer and commercial loans on Wednesday, following a rate cut from the Federal ...
2019-08-01, 04:48

Supply Surge Sends Overnight Rates Above 10-Year Yields The persistent supply of U.S. government debt flooding the bond market this year has done little to raise bond yields, except in the market for the s...
2019-07-20, 04:16

Petrol, Diesel Rates Cut For Fourth Straight Day, Check Prices Here State-run oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect...
2019-06-16, 12:00

How Interest Rates, Inflation Impact Equity Select Sectors Tech stocks loathe volatility, higher short-term rates benefit financials but hurt real estate and utilities. See key factors that drive equity selec...
2019-06-11, 19:00

Fed's Williams: Doesn't See Strong Argument to Raise or Lower Rates New York Fed President John Williams said that while inflation remains lower than he’d like, he doesn’t see much chance the central bank will lower r...
2019-05-22, 21:32

Riskier male sex pushes Europe's syphilis rates up 70% since 2010 Syphilis cases have soared in Europe over the last decade and become, for the first time since the early 2000s, more common in some countries than ne...
2019-07-12, 09:48

Pimco exec: The Fed may cut rates by July if trade wars continue "I think the Fed could cut as soon as July and I think that they'll go 50 basis points," says Mark Kiesel Pimco's chief investment officer ...
2019-06-07, 02:32

Fixed Deposit Interest Rates: Here's What Post Office And Banks Pay Fixed deposit accounts can be created by visiting a bank branch or even online. These days, most banks offer the facility of opening fixed deposits o...
2019-06-16, 00:16

Shippers raise rates for cargo from U.S. to Venezuela: documents, sources Two major shipping lines this month have raised their rates for transporting goods from the United States to Venezuela, according to three industry s...
2019-05-27, 22:32

SBI Reduces Key Lending Rates, Home Loans To Get Cheaper: 10 Points SBI or State Bank of India, the country's largest lender by assets, on Wednesday announced a reduction in its benchmark lending rates across all teno...
2019-08-07, 12:00

Oil rises as U.S. crude stocks fall again, Fed cuts interest rates Oil prices rose for a fifth day on Wednesday following a larger-than-expected drop in U.S. inventories and after the Federal Reserve cut U.S. interes...
2019-07-31, 23:16

What’s Driving the Housing Downturn? Interest Rates or Investor Psychology Housing data in 2018 looked ... unhealthy. The "villain" seems obvious -- namely, central bank rate hikes. But now see the charts and evidence that s...
2019-05-21, 18:32

Check Out Latest Fixed Deposit (FD) Interest Rates Of Key Banks Leading banks like State Bank of India (SBI), HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, among others offer the facility of opening a fixed deposit. These days FDs can a...
2019-05-25, 14:32

Falling mortgage rates boost homebuilder confidence, but not new construction The nation's homebuilders are feeling better about their business, as falling mortgage rates help more buyers afford homes. They are still not, ...
2019-08-16, 13:32

Fed stands pat on rates, signals it's prepared to cut if trade war intensifies The Fed kept its key interest rate at 2.25% to 2.5% but signaled it was prepared to cut rates if the US trade war with China deepens   &#...
2019-06-20, 07:16

US long-term mortgage rates fall; 30-year loan at 3.73% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week. It was the seventh decline in the past nine weeks for the key 30-year, fixed-rate loa...
2019-06-27, 18:32

Home sales fell in April despite a big drop in mortgage rates Sales of existing U.S. homes fell 0.4% in April compared with March to a seasonally adjusted annualized rate of 5.19 million units, according to the ...
2019-05-21, 16:32

Fed's Brainard says risks bolster argument for lower-than-expected rates Policymakers have to shift down their future interest rate expectations because of growing risks to the U.S. economy, a Federal Reserve official said...
2019-06-21, 23:32

SBI Reinvestment Fixed Deposit Plan: Interest Rates, Tenure And More In case of a reinvestment plan, interest is given at the time of maturity. Regular interest is added to the principal and compound interest calculate...
2019-06-07, 14:48

Fed Holds Rates Steady, Hints at Possible Cuts if Outlook Dims Federal Reserve officials held their benchmark interest rate steady, but indicated they would cut rates in the months ahead if the economic outlook w...
2019-06-20, 01:00

Rates are low, and mortgages are cheap. So why aren't Americans buying more homes? Interest rates are dropping and American mortgages are cheaper than they've been in years. The US economy is strong. That's a recipe for a booming ho...
2019-08-09, 22:32

Danske Bank profit hit by higher costs, low interest rates Danske Bank's second-quarter pre-tax profit came in below expectations on Thursday, hit by low interest rates and higher costs associated with compl...
2019-07-18, 11:48

Brazil to act on deforestation if concerns confirmed, minister says Brazil will take action if concerns about an increase in deforestation are confirmed, the agriculture minister said on Wednesday as Brazil faces env...
2019-07-04, 02:48

Local shop changes name over offensive language concerns TUCSON – A local Tucson shop recently had to change names because the language could be considered offensive. The name was Creative Tribe. It w...
2019-07-03, 17:00

All the RJ Barrett concerns have been on display in summer league LAS VEGAS — When it was over Sunday night, Suns players basked in their overtime victory over the Knicks. They privately made comments about how much...
2019-07-09, 22:16

Facebook Unveils Cryptocurrency Despite Privacy Concerns As it continues to explore new business models that may work in a world focused on privacy rather than broadly sharing data online, Facebook on Tuesd...
2019-06-18, 22:48

Facebook Not to Buy Houseparty Over Antitrust Concerns: Report Talks reportedly ended after Facebook realised that acquiring another big social networking player will invite anti-trust probe risk from the US FTC....
2019-08-13, 11:00

DOJ Announces Probe Into Big Tech Over Antitrust Concerns The Justice Department is finally set to being its long-rumored review of monopoly concerns in the areas of online search, ecommerce, and social medi...
2019-07-24, 00:16

Oil prices down on swelling U.S. stockpiles, demand concerns Oil prices fell on Wednesday after industry data showed an increase in U.S. crude inventories and on demand concerns linked to a protracted trade war...
2019-05-22, 14:16

Fed's Powell Says Facebook's Libra Raises 'Serious Concerns' Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell strongly signaled again that the central bank could cut interest rates later this month to bolster the U.S. ec...
2019-07-12, 00:16

Merkel Is Seen Shaking Again, Renewing Health Concerns It was the third time in less than a month that Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany had been seen trembling, but her office has insisted that her hea...
2019-07-10, 14:32

Oil falls 2% as trade war concerns hit demand outlook Global oil benchmark Brent futures fell more than 2% on Monday on global growth concerns after U.S. President Donald Trump last week threatened China...
2019-08-05, 20:32

Oil falls 3% as trade war concerns hit demand outlook Global oil benchmark Brent futures fell more than 3% on Monday on global growth concerns after U.S. President Donald Trump last week threatened China...
2019-08-06, 03:32

Over 62,000 pounds of raw beef recalled over E. coli concerns An Illinois company issued a recall for over 62,000 pounds of beef ahead of what’s largely considered the kick-off to grilling season over concerns a...
2019-05-24, 07:00

New concerns after e-cigarette explosion breaks 17-year-old’s jaw _____ A 17-year-old was using an e-cigarette when it suddenly blew up in his face. The force of the blow was so powerful that it broke his jaw bone. ...
2019-06-23, 22:16

Facebook COO: 'We Understand' Concerns About Big Tech Companies Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said the company failed to anticipate foreign interference aimed at disrupting the 2016 U.S. electio...
2019-06-19, 21:48

Congress has not yet asked Boeing CEO to testify about 737 Max concerns As the questions about the developments of the 737 Max continue to mount, some are wondering why Boeing executives haven't been called in front ...
2019-05-21, 17:16

More U.S. firms making changes in response to climate concerns A survey found that two-thirds of corporate decision-makers who are aware of grave climate-change reports have reviewed or changed their energy manag...
2019-06-15, 09:16

FaceApp security concerns: Russians now own all your old photos The eerie FaceApp photo filter, which uses AI to digitally age your face, has gone viral, with millions on social media sharing their sagging simulac...
2019-07-17, 20:16

G-20 leaders express 'serious concerns' about trade tensions Leaders from some of the world's largest economies discussed concerns over trade tensions amid ongoing international issues such as the trade war bet...
2019-06-10, 01:00

FaceApp row: UK watchdog monitoring privacy concerns Information Commissioner’s Office says people should check how apps use their data The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is considering allegat...
2019-07-18, 15:48

The U.S. is pouring millions into Somalia despite concerns over dependency on aid The United States has been the East African country’s largest donor for decades, propping up a succession of weak governments that have struggled to ...
2019-06-18, 00:32

HDFC Bank Cuts Key Lending Rates By 10 Basis Points: Report Indian banks largely price their MCLR benchmark loan rates according to the cost of deposits. With this cut, the bank's lending rates on products lik...
2019-08-07, 06:32

E-cigs can double success rates of quitting smoking, UK study finds People using e-cigarettes to quit smoking are about 95% more likely to report success than those trying to quit without help from any stop-smoking ai...
2019-05-23, 01:32

Teen drivers with ADHD have higher crash rates even with graduated licenses (Reuters Health) - New teen drivers with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder are more likely to crash their cars than adolescents who don't have...
2019-05-21, 19:00

Ex-Fed gov: Central bankers shouldn't cut rates again despite China using currency as trade weapon Larry Lindsey, president and CEO of the Lindsey Group and a former Fed governor, says central bankers should not cut rates again despite China using ...
2019-08-05, 23:32

Residents of US' Cancer Town diagnosed at 'highly unusual' rates, study says Locals in Reserve, Louisiana, the focus of a Guardian series, are fighting against toxic emissions from a nearby chemical factoryResidents in the tow...
2019-07-25, 01:32

Here Are Latest Fixed Deposit Interest Rates Offered By HDFC Bank Fixed deposit interest rates are subject to change from time to time. Last week, private sector lender Axis Bank also revised its fixed deposit inter...
2019-06-06, 17:48

Dow tops 27,000 for the first time on easing trade tensions, prospect of lower rates The Dow topped 27,000 for the first time Thursday as easing trade tensions and the Fed’s campaign to lower rates offset lingering economic worr...
2019-07-12, 05:32

Fed expected to cut rates as economy feels trade war impact, despite strengthening consumer The Fed is expected to cut interest rates Wednesday, after second quarter GDP shows inflation is still sluggish and trade wars are impacting business...
2019-08-01, 03:16

HHS Secretary Alex Azar blames 'complacency' for falling vaccination rates Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar blamed falling vaccination rates Tuesday on not just misinformation but also unwarranted satisfaction a...
2019-05-22, 01:00

Check Out Latest Fixed Deposit Interest Rates Of SBI, Post Office The interest rates on fixed deposits (FDs), which are revised from time to time, vary according to the tenor of a fixed deposit across various maturi...
2019-06-11, 19:48

Bank will pay customers to take out mortgages by offering negative interest rates in Denmark Jyske Bank, the third-largest bank in Denmark, announced that it would lend homebuyers at an interest rate of -0.5% for a 10-year mortgage.  &#...
2019-08-10, 03:00

Instant view: Fed holds interest rates steady, sets up for cuts The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday but signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a percentage point over the remai...
2019-06-20, 00:32

Two Ebola drugs boost survival rates, according to early trial data Enlarge / BUTEMBO, CONGO - JULY 27: A healthcare member inoculates a man for Ebola suspicion to take precautions against the disease in Butembo, Demo...
2019-08-13, 06:32

Fuel Rates Hiked Across Metros, Check Petrol, Diesel Prices Here Oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect from 6 am...
2019-06-23, 10:32

Ather Announces Price Cut Of Up To Rs. 9000 On Electric Scooters Post New GST Rates The Ather 340 and the 450 get a price reduction by up to Rs. 9000 on the on-road prices. The price drop comes with the change in the GST rates for EV...
2019-08-01, 14:16

Australian interest rates head for 1% as emergency measures loom for economy RBA governor drops strong hint of fresh cuts to 1.25% cash rate while experts say US-style quantitative easing is on the cardsInterest rates are head...
2019-06-21, 23:32

European banks have paid over 20 billion euros to the ECB since negative interest rates European banks have transferred 21.4 billion euros ($24.2 billion) in revenues to the European Central Bank (ECB) in the five years since negative in...
2019-06-10, 12:48

Punjab National Bank Revises Fixed Deposit Interest Rates PNB FD Interest Rates: PNB is offering an interest rate of 5 per cent to general public and 5.5 per cent to senior citizens on fixed deposit maturiti...
2019-08-01, 17:00

Fed Officials Make the Case for Cutting Interest Rates as Risks Loom The presidents of the St. Louis and Minneapolis branches of the Federal Reserve want rates cut now, and even the central bank’s vice chair says uncer...
2019-06-21, 23:00

Phones with the highest screen refresh rates, and the Android games to match We bet you've never given the refresh rate of your smartphone display a second thought until the OnePlus 7 Pro came about. The up-and-coming phone ma...
2019-06-18, 17:16

Mortgage applications fall for fourth straight week despite lower rates Mortgage applications fell for the fourth week as home owners were in no rush to refinance now that rates are expected to stay lower for longer. &#...
2019-07-24, 21:48

Falling interest rates are sending a warning signal to the stock market The swift drop in interest rates may make mortgages and lots of other loans cheaper, but they don't necessarily mean good things for the stock m...
2019-05-29, 00:32

The Fed Just Cut Interest Rates in Hopes of Extending the Longest Economic Expansion on Record (WASHINGTON) — The Federal Reserve is cutting its key interest rate for the first time in a decade to try to counter threats ranging from uncer...
2019-07-31, 21:16

Federal Reserve holds steady on rates but signals possible cuts ahead The US Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Wednesday but signaled possible rate cuts of as much as half a percentage point over the remaind...
2019-06-20, 00:32

Fed lowers interest rates as expected, leaves door open to further cuts The Federal Reserve cut interest rates on Wednesday for the first time since 2008, citing concerns about the global economy and muted U.S. inflation,...
2019-07-31, 20:32

Your Money Adviser: Interest Rates on New Federal Student Loans Will Dip Slightly The rates, which will take effect on July 1, won’t make a big difference in monthly payments. But given the cost of college, one expert says, “this i...
2019-05-21, 16:16

ICICI Bank Revises Fixed Deposit Interest Rates, Details Here The fixed deposit accounts which have a lock-in period of five or 10 years also offer income tax benefit under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, 196...
2019-06-17, 15:16

Are interest rates going down? Trade war, stock market, vulnerable economy may press Fed The Federal Reserve is likely to open the door to a possible rate cut in July, depending on U.S.-China trade talks in coming weeks, economists say. ...
2019-06-17, 16:00

U.S. Federal reserve cuts interest rates for the first time since the financial crisis The central bank said it will act 'as appropriate' to sustain a record-long U.S. economic expansion, appearing to leave the door open for another cut...
2019-07-31, 22:16

Small Savings Schemes To Fetch Lower Interest Rates From Today Post office interest rates: The government currently reviews the interest rates applicable to small savings schemes such as the 15-year Public Provid...
2019-07-01, 09:16

Pending home sales beat expectations, thanks to lower mortgage rates The recent weakness in the housing market could be turning around, thanks to a steep drop in mortgage interest rates. Consumers signed more contracts...
2019-07-31, 23:32

With H-1B rejection rates approaching 40%, Indian IT will urgently need a new service delivery model Canada and Mexico have become alternative development and delivery hubs for IT Services companies but they are simply band aids for a more complex pr...
2019-05-30, 23:16

More Millennials Are Dying ‘Deaths of Despair,’ as Overdose and Suicide Rates Climb There’s been a marked uptick in so-called deaths of despair—those involving drugs, alcohol or suicide—among millennials over the la...
2019-06-13, 23:48

Australia's central bank flags lower rates in jobs hunt Australia's top central banker on Thursday said it was not "unrealistic" to expect a further reduction in interest rates given ample slack in th...
2019-06-20, 10:16

Russia's Gazprom says domestic ratings would lower pressure on banks, rates Gazprom, Russia's top gas producer, believes that using domestic ratings in the Basel III reform, something the central bank opposes, would lower pre...
2019-08-08, 16:00

Measles in Europe: infection rates highest in a decade, says UN health agency Although more children than ever before are being vaccinated against measles across Europe, overall infection rates are the highest in a decade, and ...
2019-05-21, 19:00

Since 1990, the stock market does this every time in week before Fed starts cutting rates The market currently puts the odds of a rate cut at 100% after the Fed's July 30–31 meeting. An analysis of market history conducted by CNBC usi...
2019-07-23, 17:00

China vows to raise recycling rates of rural plastic mulch China vowed to improve the recycling rates of plastic mulch used in farming, the government said on Wednesday, amid mounting concerns about soil cont...
2019-07-03, 10:48

Suicide rates among young people reach their highest level since 2000 Suicide rates among young people are rising, reaching the highest levels since 2000, a study published Tuesday finds. But most alarming, the research...
2019-06-20, 09:48

UPDATE 3-Major U.S. banks lower benchmark interest rates following Fed rate cut Major U.S. banks lowered their benchmark rates for a wide range of consumer and commercial loans on Wednesday, following a rate cut from the Federal ...
2019-08-01, 01:48

Mexico-US tariff deal: Questions, concerns for migration A deal between Washington and Mexico City to head off tariffs on Mexican imports is being hailed by both countries, but it remains to be seen how eff...
2019-06-09, 02:00

US ambassador raises concerns during rare Tibet visit BEIJING (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to China urged Beijing to engage in substantive dialogue with exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader the Dalai Lama during...
2019-05-25, 15:48

France to ban widely used crop fungicide over health concerns France's health and safety regulator has decided to ban a widely used crop fungicide after classifying it as a so-called endocrine disruptor posing r...
2019-05-28, 21:16

Facebook’s COO Sandberg goes silent over Zuckerberg privacy concerns MENLO PARK, Calif. — Sheryl Sandberg isn’t worried about the elephant in the room. Facebook’s No. 2 exec made a show of meeting with journalists at t...
2019-06-13, 06:48

Facebook may have scrapped talks to buy Houseparty over antitrust concerns The Federal Trade Commission is investigating Facebook yet again, and it's said to be delving into possible antitrust practices. Critics suggest...
2019-08-13, 05:32

Lighthizer says he can 'work out' Democrat concerns over trade pact U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said he believes core concerns held by Democratic lawmakers over enforcement of labor and environmental p...
2019-06-19, 22:32

BHA will consider concerns over CCTV security weaknesses at Kempton Park • Issues raised after atenolol found on Crowned Eagle• No suggestion Kempton failed to fulfil its obligationsThe British Horseracing Authority said o...
2019-07-18, 21:16

Oil drops as trade war concerns outweigh supply disruptions Oil prices declined on Wednesday on concerns the China-U.S. trade war could trigger a global economic downturn, but relatively tight supply amid OPEC...
2019-05-29, 07:32

US senator calls for probe into FaceApp over privacy concerns Remember when FaceApp went viral for all the wrong reasons? That happened again recently, though this time, the controversy became big enough for a U...
2019-07-18, 19:16

Google suspends Viagogo from advertising over trust concerns Google took action on Thursday after concluding that the Swiss firm was in breach of its advertising policy, basing its decision on advice from adver...
2019-07-18, 16:48

Oil prices dip on signs of slowing U.S. demand, economic concerns Oil prices fell on Thursday, weighed down by data showing a smaller-than-expected draw on U.S. crude stockpiles along with worries about the global e...
2019-07-04, 16:32

Oil prices fall on U.S. inventory data, concerns about demand Oil prices fell in thin trade on Thursday, weighed down by data showing a smaller-than-expected draw on U.S. crude stockpiles and worries about the g...
2019-07-04, 19:16

As FaceApp Goes Viral, So Do Concerns About Privacy, Russia Ties Just as quickly as a free photo-editing app went viral among smartphones users this week, it drew a backlash that exposed growing concerns about digi...
2019-07-19, 03:48

Yankees complete sweep of Red Sox as injury concerns grow The Yankees are on pace to have more than enough wins to get to the postseason. Whether they have enough healthy players to do anything when they get...
2019-08-05, 15:32

CBS-Viacom merger talks are about to get serious, but CBS board has concerns about leadership CBS and Viacom are expected to begin seriously discussing a merger after tomorrow's board meeting. The companies must agree on a number of leade...
2019-06-14, 01:00

Capital One Cyber Staff Raised Concerns Before Hack Before a giant data breach, Capital One employees raised concerns within the company about what they saw as high turnover in its cybersecurity unit a...
2019-08-16, 14:00

Oil prices fall as trade war concerns hit demand outlook Oil prices fell on Monday on renewed global economic growth concerns after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to escalate a trade war with China ...
2019-08-05, 12:16

UN concerns about Warragamba dam plan labelled ‘extreme embarrassment’ for NSW Unesco committee says proposal to raise wall incompatible with Blue Mountains world heritage listingTraditional owners and the Blue Mountains mayor h...
2019-07-04, 04:32

Wealthy donation to state raises concerns about transparency HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Open government advocates and experts on philanthropic donations are questioning the decision to exempt a new partnership betw...
2019-06-27, 21:00

Alphabet shares tank over antitrust probe concerns Alphabet Inc.’s shares fell as much as 7 percent Monday following reports that the US Justice Department may investigate Google for hampering competi...
2019-06-03, 20:32

UPDATE 1-Brazil to act on deforestation if concerns confirmed, minister says Brazil will take action if concerns about an increase in deforestation are confirmed, the agriculture minister said on Wednesday as Brazil faces env...
2019-07-04, 00:48

P&G CEO says US consumer 'remains strong' despite global trade concerns Procter & Gamble's CEO tells CNBC the U.S. consumer "remains strong," after the company reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings that beat Wall S...
2019-07-31, 19:48

Oil drops on demand concerns, rising U.S. shale output Oil prices dropped on Tuesday after see-sawing throughout the session as lingering concerns over global demand and rising U.S. output offset expectat...
2019-08-13, 16:00

FaceApp security concerns: Experts say Russians might own your old photos The viral FaceApp photo filter, which allows you digitally age yourself by a few decades, but experts are warning that the app poses several security...
2019-07-18, 01:48

Redskins surprised by OT Williams’ training staff concerns ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams skipped the opening day of the team’s mandatory minicamp reportedly over con...
2019-06-06, 02:16

GSK offers concessions to address EU concerns over Pfizer deal GlaxoSmithKline has offered concessions to address EU antitrust concerns over its planned joint venture with Pfizer's consumer health business, the E...
2019-06-20, 12:16

Oil edges up as supply concerns offset trade disputes Oil edged further above $64 a barrel on Tuesday as OPEC supply cuts and Middle East tensions countered the U.S.-China trade dispute that has been dra...
2019-07-09, 16:16

IBM Says Security Concerns Should Benefit Its Hybrid Cloud Business International Business Machines is betting that its strategy of giving big companies the flexibility to run their data and applications anywhere they...
2019-08-07, 22:00

Return of the jelly shoe sparks concerns for environment Campaigners say PVC used in footwear is made from fossil fuels and is difficult to recycleThe footwear equivalent of Crayola crayons and lunchboxes, ...
2019-07-13, 11:32

Some Ragu pasta sauces recalled due to plastic concerns The owner of Ragu is recalling some of its jars of pasta sauces over the possibility they may contain fragments of plastic. Mizkan America says it ha...
2019-06-17, 18:32

Opinion: Merkel entitled to privacy over health concerns How much should the German public know about any of Chancellor Angela Merkel's potential illnesses? She, too, has a right to her privacy — the same a...
2019-07-13, 23:48

Out-of-trust cases raise concerns of 'bloodbath' for retailers U.S. auto sales are at historically robust levels. Yet concern is rising over the number of dealers accused by their lenders of selling vehicles with...
2019-06-10, 08:16

BMW launches UK-produced Mini Electric despite Brexit concerns BMW has driven ahead with plans to produce its first all-electric version of the MIni at its plant outside Oxford, despite threatening to pull out in...
2019-07-10, 02:16

Preliminary Data Shows Two New Ebola Drugs Dramatically Decrease Mortality Rates Two new clinical treatments for the infamous Ebola virus may result in it becoming a “preventable and treatable” disease, the BBC reported on Monday,...
2019-08-13, 11:00

Punjab National Bank Revises Fixed Deposit Interest Rates From Today The fixed deposit accounts which have a lock-in period of five or 10 years also offer income tax benefit under Section 80C of the Income Tax Act, 196...
2019-07-01, 17:48

Mortgage refinancing jumps as rates tumble but loans for home purchases drop again Mortgage rates fell for the fourth straight week leading to a surge in refinancing. But mortgage applications for home purchases fell.   &...
2019-05-22, 18:48

More Americans are finally moving cash to online banks for higher interest rates More Americans are moving their cash to online banks to earn interest of 2% or more. But many feel more comfortable with a local branch   ...
2019-05-24, 03:32

Asia shares set to decline amid dampened expectations for Fed to slash interest rates Stocks in Asia were set to trade lower on Monday after a strong jobs report last Friday stateside moderated expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserv...
2019-07-08, 02:01

Temporary Reduction In GST Rates Needed To Boost Auto Industry: Dr. Goenka, MD, Mahindra Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman did not announce any relief for vehicles running on diesel and petrol in the Union Budget 2019. But a temporary r...
2019-07-05, 18:32

UPDATE 2-Plains sets tariff rates for Cactus II crude pipeline -filing Plains All American Pipeline LP on Friday said spot tariff rates on its new 670,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Cactus II crude pipeline will range from $4....
2019-08-02, 18:16

Lennar profit beats as lower mortgage rates boost home sales Lennar reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the No. 2 U.S. homebuilder's sales got a boost from lower interest rates ...
2019-06-27, 20:32

China's Central Bank Reforms Rates to Boost Cheap Funding for Businesses The People’s Bank of China unveiled a long-awaited reform to its interest-rate mechanism, a move aimed at reducing financing costs for businesses str...
2019-08-17, 20:00

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked Marginally. How To Check Latest Fuel Rates Domestic petrol and diesel prices were hiked across Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata on Tuesday. While the increase in petrol prices in the four me...
2019-05-28, 06:00

‘Complacency’ a factor in stagnating global vaccination rates, warn UN health chiefs More than one in 10 children – almost 20 million worldwide – failed to receive potentially lifesaving vaccines in 2018, the UN said on Monday, citing...
2019-07-15, 19:32

Powell signals Fed prepared to cut rates this month despite improved jobs, trade backdrop Fed chief Powell plans to tell Congress today officials are prepared to cut interest rates in late July despite an improved jobs and trade picture &...
2019-07-10, 20:32

Suicide rates among America's young people continue to soar, study shows Suicide rates among young people have continued to soar in recent years -- so much so that the rate among 15- to 24-year-olds climbed in 2017 to its ...
2019-06-18, 19:48

Fed's Quarles: Regulatory Tools Better Suited Than Interest Rates to Promote Financial Stability The Federal Reserve’s point man on bank regulation said Thursday that interest rates should be used to achieve the central bank’s inflation and emplo...
2019-05-30, 23:48

UPDATE 1-Plains sets tariff rates for Cactus II crude pipeline -filing Plains All American Pipeline LP on Friday said spot tariff rates on its new 670,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Cactus II crude pipeline will range from $4....
2019-08-02, 17:48

China's central bank is poised to cut interest rates amid trade war, economist says The People's Bank of China is expected lower rates twice later in 2019 and once in 2020 amid the country's trade fight with the U.S., said ...
2019-06-05, 23:16

US Blocks More Chinese Tech Firms On National Security Concerns The US Commerce Department blacklisted five Chinese tech entities Friday in a new move against Beijing's supercomputing industry likely to raise tens...
2019-06-22, 11:48

Respecting Each Other's "Core Concerns" Crucial For Ties: India To China India and China should find stronger convergences and respect each other's core concerns and manage differences, External Affairs Minister S Jaishank...
2019-08-14, 10:00

UK competition watchdog flags concerns on Live Nation-MCD merger Britain's competition watchdog said on Thursday the proposed takeover of Ireland-based MCD Productions by the joint venture owned by U.S.-based Live ...
2019-07-11, 14:01

Two U.S. senators raise privacy concerns over Facebook's Messenger Kids Democratic U.S. senators Edward Markey and Richard Blumenthal have written to Facebook Inc questioning whether there was a "worrying pattern" of poor...
2019-08-07, 09:00