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South Africa's Economic Slump Challenges President Ramaphosa

The South African economy shrank sharply early this year, underscoring the steep challenges facing South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as he embarks on his new term....

South Africa's Economic Slump Challenges President Ramaphosa

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2019-05-25, 15:48

Cyril Ramaphosa sworn in as South Africa’s president South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Saturday urged the country to pursue “an extraordinary feat of human endeavor” as he was sworn in for a fi...
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2019-05-27, 02:16

South Africa Lawmakers Re-Elect Cyril Ramaphosa As President South African lawmakers on Wednesday re-elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the nation's president, two weeks after the ruling ANC party returned to power in ...
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Promising jobs and justice, Ramaphosa sworn in as South Africa's president Trade unionist-turned-businessman Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn in as South Africa's president on Saturday, vowing to create jobs and tackle deep-rooted ...
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South Africa's Ramaphosa says Eskom cannot be allowed to fail South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa used his state of the nation address on Thursday to pledge to speed up 230 billion rand ($16.11 billion) of ...
2019-06-20, 20:32

South Africa's Ramaphosa says Eskom too vital to fail South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa pledged on Thursday to speed up 230 billion rand ($16.11 billion) of support for ailing power utility Eskom,...
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South Africa's Ramaphosa starts crackdown on corruption South African President-elect Cyril Ramaphosa is showing signs of cracking down on corruption Wednesday as the country's new parliament voted him to ...
2019-05-22, 17:16

Cyril Ramaphosa hails 'new era' as he begins South African presidency New leader says country’s challenges can be solved as he is sworn in for five-year termCyril Ramaphosa told South Africans on Saturday that “a new er...
2019-05-25, 17:32

President Cyril Ramaphosa calls for perpetrators arrest South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for the arrest of those involved in a spate of attacks targeting foreign-owned businesses in the c...
2019-09-06, 19:32

India's Modi facing urgent economic challenges after win Dissatisfaction with India's lagging economy didn't deter voters from handing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party a landslid...
2019-05-24, 12:48

India’s Modi facing urgent economic challenges after win NEW DELHI (AP) — Dissatisfaction with India’s lagging economy didn’t deter voters from handing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu...
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South Africa's opposition party calls for release of report on Ramaphosa South Africa's main opposition party called on Monday for the graft watchdog to release a report into allegations President Cyril Ramaphosa misled pa...
2019-06-10, 15:16

Ramaphosa says South Africa must quell attacks on foreigners as summit starts South African President Cyril Ramaphosa told officials and business leaders on Wednesday that he was committed to quelling attacks on foreigners that...
2019-09-04, 14:00

South Africa's Ramaphosa retains Mboweni, Gordhan in new, leaner cabinet South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday retained Tito Mboweni as finance minister in a new, leaner cabinet, following on from a pre-ele...
2019-05-30, 00:16

Departures at South African state firms could drag out Ramaphosa's reforms President Cyril Ramaphosa's mission to fix two of South Africa's most troubled state companies, power firm Eskom and South African Airways (SAA), cou...
2019-06-04, 09:01

India Cuts Rate as Modi Faces Economic Challenges India’s central bank cut its key lending rate to 5.75% as Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his second term in office trying to boost a slowing eco...
2019-06-06, 21:00

‘Trust in Cyril Ramaphosa’? South Africa Election Tests A.N.C. Leader’s Strength Many question whether the president can outflank party rivals and root out the corruption that has come to define the party of Nelson Mandela, the Af...
2019-05-21, 15:48

South Africa: Ramaphosa denies graft allegations linked with campaign funding South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has pledged to battle a report accusing him of misleading lawmakers on campaign funding. A state watchdog bod...
2019-07-22, 02:48

South Africa's Ramaphosa seeks review of 'flawed' graft watchdog report South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said he will seek an urgent judicial review of what he described as an irretrievably flawed report ...
2019-07-21, 23:16

South Africa's Ramaphosa dealt twin blows in anti-graft fight South African President Cyril Ramaphosa suffered two major setbacks on Friday, when he was accused of misleading parliament and his predecessor Jacob...
2019-07-19, 19:48

India Cuts Lending Rate as Modi Faces Economic Challenges India’s central bank cut its key lending rate to 5.75% as Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his second term in office trying to boost a slowing eco...
2019-06-06, 16:32

Self-driving cars face two important challenges, says World Economic Forum executive Autonomous driving companies need to make sure the technology works and that business models can actually make money, according to World Economic For...
2019-07-01, 08:48

Despite ‘considerable progress,’ Somalia needs help tackling political, economic and rights challenges, says UN expert Although Somalia has made “considerable progress” in its political, economic, social and human rights situation over the past six years, “there is mu...
2019-07-31, 18:00

South Africa's Ramaphosa wins latest round of legal fight with anti-corruption watchdog President Cyril Ramaphosa won the latest round of a legal battle with South Africa's anti-corruption watchdog on Monday, as a judge delayed implement...
2019-08-12, 13:32

Sales Of Japanese Cars In South Korea Slump Amid Growing Diplomatic Row Sales of Japanese-branded autos in South Korea slumped in July amid a worsening diplomatic row between the two countries that has led to consumer boy...
2019-08-05, 12:48

Sales of Japanese cars in South Korea slump amid growing diplomatic tensions Industry data out of South Korea on Monday showed Toyota Motor sales in the country tumbled 32% from a year earlier and Honda's sales skidded 34...
2019-08-05, 11:48

South Korea's July exports slump for eighth month amid US-China trade dispute and Japan curbs South Korea's exports shrank 11.0% in July from a year earlier, trade ministry data showed on Thursday, largely in line with an 11.3% fall tippe...
2019-08-01, 06:16

South African Minister Gordhan challenges public protector report South Africa's Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan on Wednesday challenged in court a report by the country's anti-corruption watchdog that in...
2019-07-10, 21:32

U.S. defense secretary visits South Korea as region faces myriad challenges U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper met with senior South Korean leaders on Friday amid a series of regional challenges ranging from a bitter trade row...
2019-08-09, 07:32

Nigerian President Buhari sworn in for second term, facing key security challenges Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari took the reins of leadership for another term on Wednesday, against a tense backdrop of insecurity and economic ...
2019-05-29, 23:16

Belgium's Michel, European Council president-elect, sees 'immense' challenges Charles Michel, Belgium's prime minister who EU leaders have chosen as the next European Council president, said on Tuesday that Europe is facing "im...
2019-07-02, 22:00

Trump, RNC file legal challenges to Calif. law seeking release of the president’s tax returns The measure, signed late last month by Gov. Gavin Newsom, requires presidential and gubernatorial candidates to disclose tax returns to qualify for t...
2019-08-06, 23:32

Lebanese president says Beirut will overcome economic crisis Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun says his country will emerge from its difficult economic conditions by making decisions that boost production, hours ...
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South Korean unification minister: Economic projects with North Korea in limbo South Korean Unification Minister Kim Yeon-chul said proposed economic projects with North Korea are on hold due to stalled Washington and Pyongyang ...
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South Korea's central bank warns of economic impact from Japan's export curbs South Korea's central bank warned on Thursday that export curbs on some Japanese goods imposed by Tokyo could have a bigger impact on the domest...
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President Donald Trump orders total economic embargo of Venezuela President Donald Trump signed an order Monday freezing all assets of the Venezuelan government -- imposing a total economic embargo on the nation tha...
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2019-05-30, 19:16

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2019-05-22, 11:16

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2019-05-24, 00:16

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2019-09-04, 19:32

North Korea mocks South's president after latest missile test, rejects peace talks North Korea took aim at South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday for his rosy comments about the supposed peace dialogue between the two nations,...
2019-08-16, 20:00

|Ramaphosa'stop7quotesasheintroduceshisnewdawn President Cyril Ramaphosa put the economy centre stage in his address to the nation on Wednesday night when he announced a leaner national executive,...
2019-05-30, 00:48

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2019-07-24, 01:16

|PresidentialcouncilwillstraightenoutSOEs-Ramaphosa The Presidential State-owned Enterprise Council will work to create better coherence between government's ailing entities to fine-tune each one's man...
2019-06-21, 04:16

|Ramaphosa,BuharitomeetinOctoberfortalks Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will meet with President Cyril Ramaphosa in October for talks on trade and the security of citizens, Nigeria's pr...
2019-08-12, 03:32

|WewillnotabandonB-BBEE-Ramaphosa President Cyril Ramaphosa has told MPs that while the pace of investment and economic transformation has been slow, it has not been insignificant, an...
2019-07-18, 22:32

|LordPeterHain:InvestorsbewilderedbyattacksonGordhan,Ramaphosa International investors are "bewildered" by attacks on President Cyril Ramaphosa and Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan, Lord Peter Hain told...
2019-07-31, 17:48

|Ramaphosa:TheNPAmustprosecuteVBSMutualBanklooters,notme President Cyril Ramaphosa said he knows there is growing impatience across the nation for justice to be administered on those behind the looting of V...
2019-08-22, 22:16

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2019-06-21, 17:32

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2019-06-05, 20:16

|Ramaphosa:PolicyonSARB'hasnotchanged' President Cyril Ramaphosa has issued a statement reaffirming the mandate of the South African Reserve Bank and describing the current spat as "not he...
2019-06-06, 22:48

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2019-09-04, 14:32

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2019-06-21, 17:32

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2019-08-05, 21:00

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2019-05-31, 04:48

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2019-09-06, 09:00

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2019-08-22, 22:16

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2019-06-01, 00:00

South Korean President Moon says Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un will meet Sunday at Korean Demilitarized Zone SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon says Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un will meet Sunday at Korean Demilitarized Zone. T...
2019-06-30, 11:48

President Trump Responds to President Carter’s Attacks on His Legitimacy: ‘He Was a Terrible President’ WASHINGTON — Donald Trump on Saturday dismissed former President Jimmy Carter’s swipe at the legitimacy of his presidency, calling it not...
2019-06-29, 17:16

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2019-09-13, 23:32

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2019-09-11, 11:00

Ramaphosa asks court to seal certain documents in legal battle Lawyers for South African President Cyril Ramaphosa have asked a court to not make public certain information contained in the record of the country'...
2019-08-11, 17:32

| Mugabe: Ramaphosa expresses condolences after death of anti-colonialism 'champion' President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his condolences to Zimbabweans on behalf of South Africa, following the news of the death of former Zimbabwea...
2019-09-06, 17:32

Jacob Zuma relishes his day in court as Cyril Ramaphosa faces ‘very dark hour’ As South Africa’s former president appears before a corruption inquiry, there are fears he could stir up trouble for his successorJacob Zuma, South A...
2019-07-14, 23:00

IBM Sales Slump Expected to Continue Investors are looking for fresh signs of a turnaround in IBM’s second-quarter results, follow several quarters of declining revenue. The tech giant i...
2019-07-17, 12:16

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2019-05-25, 08:48

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2019-07-22, 02:16

Samsung expects another big slump in profits Samsung isn't about to leave the doldrums any time soon. The company warned that its profits were likely to slump in the second quarter, droppi...
2019-07-05, 07:16

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2019-07-24, 06:16

Brexit shutdowns cause UK car production slump in April SMMT again warns of no-deal Brexit risks after planned shutdowns lead to sharp decline in manufacturing A number of factory shutdowns timed to coinc...
2019-05-30, 01:48

Oil spills into U.S.-China trade war, prices slump China said on Friday it would impose tariffs on U.S. crude oil imports for the first time, sending prices down nearly 4% to two-week lows as the esca...
2019-08-24, 02:48

Posey breaks out of slump in Giants’ 6-3 win over D-Backs SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Slumping Buster Posey had a pair of RBI hits and Alex Dickerson homered and drove in two runs to lead the San Francisco Giants t...
2019-06-29, 08:00

India Hopes to Snap Out of Slump With More Spending India plans to increase spending and allow more foreign investment as it attempts to jump-start a stalled economy that has emerged as Prime Minister ...
2019-07-05, 17:16

May retail sales hit by 'biggest slump on record' Sales in the UK high street during May took their biggest slump in 24 years amid political and economic uncertainty, according to the latest data fro...
2019-06-04, 08:16

Activist Investors Circling Groupon as Shares Slump Groupon investors and a few outsiders—including several activist groups—are targeting shareholders who are dissatisfied with Groupon’s strategy of bo...
2019-08-30, 10:16

Posey breaks out of slump in Giants' 6-3 win over D-Backs Slumping Buster Posey had a pair of RBI hits and Alex Dickerson homered and drove in two runs to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 6-3 victory over ...
2019-06-29, 09:32

Molson Coors CEO Steps Down Amid Sales Slump Molson Coors Brewing said its chief executive is stepping down as the company struggles with declining sales and a consumer shift away from light lag...
2019-08-01, 12:16

Brexit uncertainty triggers slump in UK construction sector Commercial building work is hit hardest as engineering work dries upBrexit uncertainty has led to a mothballing of commercial and civil engineering p...
2019-06-04, 20:16

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2019-05-21, 19:48

Apple's Revenue Rises Despite Continued iPhone Slump Apple countered another quarter of weak iPhone sales with strong revenue growth from its supporting businesses, the latest in a series of positive re...
2019-08-01, 06:32

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2019-08-10, 03:00

Lewis backs 'F1 great' Vettel to rebound from slump Lewis Hamilton is sure Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel will recover from his recent run of mistakes and rediscover the form which made him a four-time wor...
2019-07-22, 21:16

Shares in China's Hikvision slump after report of U.S. blacklisting Shenzhen-listed shares in Chinese video surveillance firm Hikvision Digital Technology Co Ltd opened 10% lower on Wednesday after reports that the U....
2019-05-22, 09:48

Macy's tumbles as tourism slump hurts profits Shares in US department store chain Macy's have plunged after a decline in tourist shoppers helped dent sales and profits, while it also grapples wit...
2019-08-14, 23:00

UK economy under worst strain for seven years as car sales slump Figures expected to confirm fall in GDP as Brexit hits automotive and service sectorsThe British economy is showing the greatest signs of strain for ...
2019-08-06, 03:32

India's passenger vehicles sales slump 31% in July India's domestic passenger vehicle sales fell 30.9% in July, an auto industry body said on Tuesday, marking a ninth straight decline in monthly sales...
2019-08-13, 08:32

Valentino Rossi can't blame his age for current MotoGP slump Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi says he can't blame his age for his recent MotoGP slump, pointing out he was "already old" last year when he finished se...
2019-07-11, 17:32

Labour pivots to support second EU referendum after election slump Labour has performed a dramatic pivot to support an EU referendum "now" because it is "highly unlikely" the party can force another general election....
2019-05-27, 20:16

Funding Circle shares slump on revenue warning Shares in peer-to-peer lender Funding Circle have hit record lows after the firm issued a revenue warning and said it was tightening lending criteria...
2019-07-02, 13:00

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2019-08-05, 03:00

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2019-05-21, 14:38

Deutsche Bank shares slump further as fallout from bad press continues Investors complain shares are worth less than a pack of cigarettes after 40% slump in 10 monthsDeutsche Bank shares slid to fresh lows as its boss an...
2019-05-24, 13:48

Harley-Davidson cuts forecast after motorcycle sales slump Harley-Davidson warned that its bike sales this year could drop more than previously expected, as it grapples with tariff troubles and slack demand f...
2019-07-24, 19:32

Qualcomm's Results Muddled by Smartphone Slump, Legal Woes Qualcomm reported a 13% slump in adjusted revenue in its latest quarter, as it was beset by a fall in smartphone sales while also grappling with lega...
2019-08-01, 03:01

China's yuan, stocks slump as trade dispute escalates The Chinese yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell in the wake of fresh salvos in the China-U.S. trade war....
2019-08-26, 06:48

RPT-China's yuan, stocks slump as trade dispute escalates The Chinese yuan slumped to a fresh 11-year low against the dollar on Monday and stocks fell in the wake of fresh salvos in the China-U.S. trade war....
2019-08-26, 06:48

Valeo's first-half profit falls amid car production slump Valeo's net income during the first half of 2019 fell by almost two-thirds to 162 million euros ($181 million) on a 1 percent slide in revenue to 9.7...
2019-07-24, 19:00

PSA-Opel savings drive new profit record, defying slump French carmaker PSA Group delivered a sharp increase in first-half profit, defying a global industry downturn as new models and cost savings from th...
2019-07-24, 15:16

Asia shares slump to four-month low on risk of interminable trade war Asian shares broke support and caved to a four-month low on Thursday, as concerns grew that the Sino-U.S. trade conflict was fast morphing into a pro...
2019-05-23, 10:48

China exports grow despite U.S. tariffs, but import slump most in nearly three years China's exports unexpectedly returned to growth in May despite higher U.S. tariffs, but imports fell the most in nearly three years in a further sign...
2019-06-10, 08:00

Rupee Suffers Biggest Slump Against Dollar In 6 Years: 10 Things To Know The rupee nosedived 113 paise or 1.62 per cent against the US dollar and breached the 70-mark on Monday, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) repor...
2019-08-05, 19:16

VW, Fiat hit as European shares slump on Trump's Mexico tariffs European shares sank to a more than three-month low on Friday, led by carmakers Volkswagen and Fiat Chrysler after President Donald Trump opened a ne...
2019-05-31, 10:00

Tesla Reduces Prices On Model S and X Amid Stock Slump Faced with a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles, Tesla has lowered the U.S. base prices of its two most expensive model...
2019-05-22, 19:48

Trading platform IG confident of turning corner after profit slump IG Group expects to return to revenue growth in the second half of this year after the online trading platform reported a 31% slump in annual earning...
2019-07-23, 11:48

After Rush to Beat New Tax, Manhattan Luxury-Apartment Sales Slump Sales of Manhattan homes and apartments for $2 million or more in July shrank to the lowest level for any month in seven years as a new transfer tax ...
2019-09-02, 13:32

Oil Prices: Thar She Woes! A Slump Like A Melting Snow Hill At the end of July, the conventional wisdom saw higher prices for the crude oil market. Now see the chart and forecast that show why Elliott Wave ana...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Are Microsoft’s disappointing gaming earnings tied to Fortnite slump? Microsoft’s recent fiscal results were healthy, but there was one blot on the landscape, and that came in the form of below-par gaming revenue...
2019-07-23, 13:00

Some Wall Street workers face pay slump in 2019: report Many Wall Street workers will see their pay stay flat or decline this year, as big banks and money managers continue to cut costs, according to a rep...
2019-08-06, 10:32

MotoGP title contender Alex Rins thinks Le Mans slump a one-off Surprise MotoGP title contender Alex Rins believes the issues that held his Suzuki team back in last weekend's French Grand Prix are largely specific...
2019-05-24, 21:48

Stocks slump on weak manufacturing data as US-China tariffs kick in Stocks dropped Tuesday as weak manufacturing data added to fears of an escalating tariff war between the world’s two largest economies. The Institute...
2019-09-04, 06:00

Monaco scrape Ligue 1 survival on final day as PSG slump to Reims defeat Monaco beaten by Nice but Caen lose at home to BordeauxKylian Mbappé scores consolation as champions lose 3-1Monaco have secured Ligue 1 survival des...
2019-05-25, 00:16

Hudbay shares slump 20% after court bars construction at Arizona project Hudbay Minerals shares plunged more than 20% on Thursday after a court ruling barred the company from proceeding with construction at its Rosemont pr...
2019-08-01, 16:32

Harley-Davidson cuts 2019 shipments forecast after sales slump Harley-Davidson Inc on Tuesday trimmed the forecast for shipments of its motorcycles in 2019 after worldwide sales in the second quarter slumped, hu...
2019-07-23, 16:32

Harley-Davidson cuts 2019 shipments guidance after sales slump Harley-Davidson Inc on Tuesday trimmed guidance for shipments of its motorcycles in 2019 after worldwide sales in the second quarter slumped, hurt b...
2019-07-23, 14:16

Trade war fears escalate as China currency sinks and stocks slump Global shares fell sharply amid concerns that Beijing is using the yuan as a weapon in an escalating tariff war with U.S. President Donald Trump. &#...
2019-08-05, 15:00

Argentina euro-denominated bonds slump on return to capital controls Argentina's euro-denominated sovereign bonds suffered hefty losses to hit record lows on Monday after President Mauricio Macri authorized currency co...
2019-09-02, 15:32

Jordan Spieth's 66 signals slump is over, as he told us before the PGA Championship began When Jordan Spieth signed his scorecard after a 66 Friday at Bethpage Black, only Brooks Koepka was above him on the PGA Championship leaderboard. &...
2019-05-21, 22:48

Kohl's chops profit forecast after dismal first quarter, shares slump Kohl's Corp cut its full-year profit forecast and reported lower-than-expected quarterly results as the department store chain sold fewer full-price ...
2019-05-21, 20:16

Germany suffers 'devastating' slump in new factory orders - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including disappointing German economic data and the latest US jobs reportBreaking: Germa...
2019-07-05, 10:48

LaCroix slashed prices to stop its sales slump. Now it faces a new problem LaCroix, once the "it" brand in flavored seltzer, is in trouble. To stop losing ground to lower-priced competitors, it started offering heavy discoun...
2019-06-28, 13:16

Gap cuts profit forecast after 'extremely challenging' quarter; shares slump 11% Gap Inc cut its 2019 profit forecast and posted the biggest drop in same-store sales in at least three years at its Gap brand, underscoring its strug...
2019-05-31, 03:16

Video: The trick F1 cars that ended McLaren's post-Senna slump After Ayrton Senna's exit, McLaren hit a slump until the second half of the '90s when Adrian Newey - now of Red Bull - began to design its Formula 1 ...
2019-08-13, 16:00

Thomas Cook shares slump 40% on rescue talks with China's Fosun Thomas Cook is in talks with largest shareholder Fosun Tourism and lenders for a £750 million ($940.9 million) bailout, a proposal giving the Chinese...
2019-07-12, 11:48

Cathay Pacific shares slump after China cracks down on staff protests Shares in Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific Airways fell more than 4% in early trade on Monday to close to a 10-year low, after the airline fire...
2019-08-12, 08:00

Coffee slump reaps bitter harvest for Central American migrants Toward the end of 2018, Honduran coffee farmer Mario Lopez paid a human smuggler, or coyote, to take him to the United States in a bid to escape the ...
2019-06-27, 21:48

Shares slump as bond markets flash warning signals not seen since 2008 crisis Shares have plunged after bond markets flashed recession warning signals not seen since the global financial crisis - following a slew of gloomy eco...
2019-08-14, 21:32

South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ us toward 2030 goals, UN Chief says on International Day Collaboration among countries of the global south offers a “unique pathway” that accelerates us towards the key 2030 sustainable development targets,...
2019-09-13, 00:00

A muted, repetitive reunion continues RuPaul’s Drag Race's late-season slump The reunion episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race have a tendency to be a bit of a mixed bag. Some have prompted memorable, emotional moments, but they freq...
2019-05-24, 14:32

Sportwatch: wins for West Coast and Broncos, while Rebels romp and Waratahs slump – as it happened AFL: Roos beat Bulldogs, Eagles beat CrowsNRL: Broncos beat Warriors, Souths beat TigersRugby: Rebels beat Sunwolves, Jaguares beat WaratahsNetball: ...
2019-05-25, 17:32

Amneal cuts forecast as epinephrine shot supply issues linger, shares slump 36% Shares of Amneal Pharmaceuticals Inc plunged 36% to an all-time low on Wednesday after the generic drugmaker cut its 2019 core earnings forecast due ...
2019-07-11, 07:48

Oilfield service firm National Oilwell trims staff amid industry slump U.S. oilfield supplier National Oilwell Varco Inc is trimming its workforce, according to people familiar with the matter, as oil and gas customers h...
2019-07-24, 21:48

England and Kosovo thrill, Scotland slump and Marvin Sordell – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Marvin Sordell discuss England’s 5-3 win, trouble north of the border, Northern Ireland’s stoicism...
2019-09-13, 01:00

China's Geely posts 40% slump in first-half profit, sees uncertain demand outlook China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday first-half net profit skid 40% amid a sustained downturn in the world's biggest auto market,...
2019-08-21, 11:16

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as CannTrust shares slump, growth worries linger Canada's main stock index opened lower on Monday, dragged down by a slump in shares of pot producer CannTrust Holdings and as worries that a prolonge...
2019-08-12, 16:32

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Religious site protection, South-South Cooperation, ‘UNComplicated’ airs, West Bank threat, vaccination, Hong Kong update A recap of Thursday’s top stories: UN Chief’s global call to safeguard religious sites; South-South Cooperation ‘accelerates’ towards SDGs; Guterres ...
2019-09-13, 05:32

Mark Levin: President Trump 'the most abused president in American history' "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin unloaded on Democrats Wednesday night and called President Trump the "most abused president in American histo...
2019-05-23, 10:32

French President Macron Gave President Trump a ‘Friendship Tree’ Last Year. It Is Now Dead French President Emmanuel Macron has confirmed the “friendship tree” he presented as a gift to the White House last year has died, and th...
2019-06-13, 01:48

President Trump Claims Credit for Shell Plant Announced in 2012 Under President Obama MONACA, Pa. — President Donald Trump sought to take credit Tuesday for the construction of a major manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvan...
2019-08-14, 06:32

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to consider G7 funding for Amazon if French President Emmanuel Macron apologizes Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he would only consider a $20 million offer from the G7 to help fight wildfires in the Amazon if French Presid...
2019-08-28, 02:48

Surprise! Beloved President Ronald Reagan Was a Racist: Unearthed Call to Then-President Nixon Proves It History has been kind to former President Ronald Reagan. In death, the story of Reagan, the racist actor-turned-racist president has morphed into Rea...
2019-07-31, 18:32

President Trump Says He’ll Raise China Tariffs If President Xi Won’t Meet at G-20 President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China again if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 sum...
2019-06-11, 04:16

NBA will allow coach's challenges this summer Coaches will get one challenge per game that can be used only on foul calls, goaltending, basket interference and plays when the ball is knocked out ...
2019-06-28, 19:32

‘An Honor Mr. President.’ Chrissy Teigen Claps Back at President Trump’s ‘Filthy-Mouthed Wife’ Jab on Twitter It was an eventful Sunday night on Twitter, as President Donald Trump took to the platform to share his thoughts about singer John Legend‘s pri...
2019-09-09, 22:32

Federal corruption investigation involves UAW president, former president A source says the criminal complaint against UAW Region 5 Director Vance Pearson refers to UAW President Gary Jones and his predecessor.   ...
2019-09-14, 00:32

Tunisia president hospitalized after health scare: president's son Tunisia's 92-year-old president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was taken to a military hospital on Wednesday, the son of the president said, the second health c...
2019-07-25, 08:16

VR can help meet the challenges of an aging population We will see the potential of VR become realized for unlikely demographics, like the elderly, who we might have expected to be the ones to benefit mos...
2019-09-07, 22:48

A New Set Of Pre-Cataclysm Challenges Is Live In Anthem Over the weekend BioWare’s loot shooter received a new set of challenges called “The Oncoming Storm.” The appear to be a precursor to the game’s big ...
2019-07-22, 15:32

Rafael Nadal says he is taking clay slump 'naturally' Rafael Nadal is enduring an unusual slump on clay but says he is not too concerned with the streak of disappointing results on his favorite surface ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jacket...
2019-05-30, 11:16

Poland challenges EU's new copyright law over censorship fears The EU's contentious copyright law is already facing some opposition from one of its existing members. Poland has submitted a complaint to the ...
2019-05-26, 13:48

Ariana Grande Opens Up About the Challenges of Touring: ''I Cry a Lot'' Ariana Grande isn't holding back anymore. The "NASA" songstress is opening up about her "wild" experience on her Sweetener tour (and life in genera...
2019-07-08, 01:32

Israel Election Do-Over Holds New Challenges for Netanyahu Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a tough re-election bid in September, the latest polls show, as he struggles to build a strong right-...
2019-07-05, 17:16

A Novel Set in Afghanistan Challenges the Myth of the Good Occupier Amy Waldman’s “A Door in the Earth” follows a young American woman to a rural Afghan village, where her plan to provide aid runs into ethical complic...
2019-08-27, 17:16

The GOP Senator Who Challenges Trump on Trade Policies Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley from Iowa has taken on more of an adversarial role when it comes to President Trump’s trade policies. He and other law...
2019-06-15, 00:16

Jon Stewart Challenges McConnell On 9/11 Fund: ‘Meet With Them’ New York (CNN Business) — Jon Stewart had plenty to say to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday night. Stewart, the former host of ...
2019-06-18, 16:32

NBA Set To Add Coach's Challenges To Review System Next Season According to a memo reportedly sent Friday morning, the NBA will be experimenting with adding a coach’s challenge to its current replay review system...
2019-06-29, 01:32

Von der Leyen outlines position on migration, other EU challenges The incoming head of the European Commission has said she will look for pragmatic solutions to the issue of migration. Ursula von der Leyen also spok...
2019-07-19, 17:32

Afghan Withdrawal Plan Faces New Challenges Challenges to a possible accord between U.S. and Taliban negotiators to start withdrawing American troops from Afghanistan are emerging that could up...
2019-08-27, 04:16

MediaTek challenges Qualcomm with premium 5G chip MediaTek has announced a 5G processor at Computex in Taiwan that it hopes will allow it to challenge Qualcomm’s supremacy in the premium smart...
2019-05-29, 17:48

Activist Investor Challenges AT&T Over Strategy, Board Activist investor Elliott Management disclosed a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T, criticized the company’s strategy and called on the telecommunications g...
2019-09-10, 00:32

AIDS Deaths Down A Third Since 2010, Many Challenges Persist: UN HIV-related deaths last year fell to around 770,000 -- some 33 per cent lower than in 2010 -- the United Nations said Tuesday, but warned that global...
2019-07-16, 16:48

A new era brings new challenges to automaker-supplier relations As vehicle technology grows more complex, the electrical and electronics purchasing area is becoming a new sore spot in supplier and automaker relati...
2019-06-17, 08:48

NBA announces new replay, coach's challenges leaders The NBA is promoting referee Jason Phillips to lead its replay center as Replay Center Operations Principal. Joe Borgia, the current leader of the re...
2019-07-12, 20:48

New lawsuit challenges U.S. approvals of Keystone XL pipeline Environmentalists asked a federal judge on Monday to cancel approvals issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for the Keystone XL oil pipeline fro...
2019-07-02, 06:48

Lawsuit challenges Arkansas’ ban on abortions after 18 weeks LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Abortion rights supporters on Wednesday challenged an Arkansas law banning the procedure 18 weeks into a woman’s pregnancy and an...
2019-06-27, 20:00

YouTube challenges BBC with educational shows for UK viewers Company commissions series on science, philosophy and history in part to refresh imageYouTube has stepped on the BBC’s toes by commissioning a series...
2019-08-29, 18:16

UN envoy challenges Malaysia’s claim to near zero poverty A U.N. special rapporteur has challenged Malaysia’s claim to have nearly ended poverty, saying an estimated one in six people in the Southeast Asian ...
2019-08-24, 07:48

Hiring challenges have Toyota focused internally Companies can work around recruiting talent challenges by focusing on "scaling up talent" from their ranks, especially for hard-to-fill jobs, says Te...
2019-08-08, 06:32

The security challenges faced by open banking Open Banking was brought in by the Competition and Markets Authority in order to address how banks dealt with consumer financial information. It was ...
2019-05-30, 11:48

Puffins fill up nesting islands despite challenges The National Audubon Society says Atlantic puffins are well on their way to setting a record. They're having most successful mating seasons in y...
2019-08-06, 22:00

'Don't hide away': Hunt challenges Johnson to more TV debates Jeremy Hunt has challenged Boris Johnson to get involved in more televised debates - and sooner, saying "if you want the top job you've got to turn u...
2019-06-22, 03:16

NHS creates AI Lab to tackle health care challenges The U.K.'s National Health Service announced the creation of an AI Lab to tackle some of the biggest challenges in health care with machine learning....
2019-08-09, 02:00

Brexit Party Euro election results: Nigel Farage eyes general election as Tories and Labour slump - Brexit Party has 28 MEPs, with 32 per cent of the vote and largest party in 9 regions - Tories slump to fifth with just 3 MEPs, down from 15 - Lib ...
2019-05-27, 16:48

SpaceX beginning to tackle some of the big challenges for a Mars journey Enlarge / A rendering of what a Super Heavy-Starship launch would look like. (credit: SpaceX) Earlier this month, the principal Mars "development e...
2019-06-03, 14:16

Chef League challenges you to improvise recipes like the pros Chef League is a game that teaches you about flavors. Made by a Harvard professor, it is a new kind of game that could be appealing to different audi...
2019-06-01, 04:00

"Opportunities In Challenges": Top Quotes Of PM Modi's Varanasi Address Prime Minister Narendra Modi today slammed the "professional pessimists" for their criticism of the government's vision to make India a $5 trillion e...
2019-07-06, 11:32

Facebook Lays Out Challenges of Letting Users Take Their Own Data In a new white paper, Facebook outlines how mandates to protect users’ privacy and give them the right to take their data where they choose are poten...
2019-09-05, 02:32

UK PM Johnson challenges opponents to agree to October 15 election British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday challenged opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn to agree to an Oct. 15 parliamentary electi...
2019-09-04, 14:00

This feminist chatbot challenges AI bias in voice assistants The Feminist Internet, a non-profit working to prevent biases creeping into AI, has created F’xa — a feminist voice assistant that teaches users abou...
2019-06-05, 00:00

Chancellor challenges Tory candidates' spending plans Philip Hammond has challenged Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt over their spending plans, saying the "fiscal firepower" built up for a no-deal Brexit wi...
2019-07-01, 17:16

China's Xi says economy positioned to meet all challenges: Xinhua Chinese President Xi Jinping said the country's economy is stable, healthy and well placed to meet all risks and challenges, according to a transcrip...
2019-06-05, 04:00

Lawsuit challenges development project near San Pedro River TUICSON, Ariz. (AP) — Another lawsuit has been filed challenging a planned new 28,000-home development that critics say threatens to dry up the San P...
2019-08-25, 09:48

Streaming Service Challenges Broadcasters with Free TV Feeds A streaming service that offers free broadcast TV to cord-cutters is winning support from some big media players, five years after a similar venture ...
2019-07-01, 19:48

Golf: Rose fights off challenges to stay top at U.S. Open Birdies were harder to come by at the U.S. Open on Friday but a rock steady Justin Rose had enough of them to take a two-shot clubhouse lead midway t...
2019-06-15, 00:00

As New Defence Minister, Key Challenges Ahead Of Rajnath Singh As India's new defence minister, Rajnath Singh's most crucial challenge will be to speed up the long-delayed modernisation of the Army, Navy and the ...
2019-06-01, 03:48

New York becomes battleground for top Democrats facing insurgent challenges Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s defeat of an incumbent has inspired progressives: ‘The goal is to make the party work for its base’Jamaal Bowman was a tee...
2019-08-22, 16:48

Lawsuit challenges Maryland ban on broadcasting court cases COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Several journalists and community organizers in Baltimore have sued to challenge a Maryland law’s ban on broadcasting ...
2019-05-29, 02:00

Harris challenges Biden in breakout U.S. debate performance Presidential candidate Kamala Harris dominated her Democratic rivals in a debate on Thursday, confronting front-runner Joe Biden on race and calling ...
2019-06-28, 11:16

British PM Johnson challenges lawmakers to deliver Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson challenged lawmakers to deliver on the Brexit vote and not thwart his plans to take Britain out of the European ...
2019-09-01, 00:48

Fire resurges on Greece's Evia, challenges firefighters Aircraft and firefighters on the ground fought a blaze that burned large tracts of pristine pine forest on the Greek island of Evia on Wednesday as t...
2019-08-14, 19:32

| Boris Johnson challenges misconduct summons in court Former foreign minister Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, challenged a lawsuit accusing him of knowi...
2019-06-07, 19:32

My Night: Jane Couch challenges for two world titles Jane Couch on the night she proved she could compete at the top level The post My Night: Jane Couch challenges for two world titles appeared first on...
2019-06-12, 20:00

Losing Indonesian candidate challenges election in court The defeated candidate in Indonesia's presidential election filed a challenge Friday against the result in the country's top court just days after se...
2019-05-24, 18:16

Future Security Challenges Could Be "Grave": Ajit Doval Stressing on the need to enhance the capabilities and professionalism of security forces, National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval on Wednesday sai...
2019-05-22, 13:32

A Fake Zuckerberg Video Challenges Facebook’s Rules Last month, the social media company would not remove a doctored video of Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Facebook said the video of Mr. Zuckerberg will get th...
2019-06-12, 03:00

Sports Direct challenges Debenhams restructure plan Retail mogul and Debenhams shareholder Mike Ashley has challenged the high street chain's plans to restructure the business following its rescue from...
2019-06-12, 09:16

US military families face challenges getting healthcare for kids American families with military health insurance may be more likely to experience difficulties with access to healthcare than civilian families with ...
2019-08-06, 14:48

Arizona fire highlights challenges for energy storage PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona’s largest electric company installed massive batteries near neighborhoods with a large number of solar panels, hoping to...
2019-06-23, 19:16

It’s World Cup knockout time: The challenges facing USWNT The World Cup has dispensed with the formalities, and now can move on to its riveting climax … in the quarterfinals? The draw for the knockout stages...
2019-06-23, 12:48

Chelsea challenges FIFA transfer ban at sports court LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Chelsea has filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a one-year transfer ban imposed by FIFA for ...
2019-06-07, 12:32

Gruden challenges Antonio Brown during Raiders offseason Antonio Brown's credentials were well established long before he arrived in Oakland as the Raiders new No. 1 receiver after six straight 100-cat...
2019-05-29, 14:32

Budget: From Slowing Growth To Low Demand, Key Challenges For The Economy Analysts, investors and economists expect the government to address these concerns in its upcoming full-year Budget, scheduled to be presented in Par...
2019-06-14, 13:32

Formula 1's underdogs struggle with the technical challenges of the sport As Renault approached the French Grand Prix, a lot was at stake. The race was on the team's home turf, at a make-or-break point in the season. N...
2019-08-15, 08:00

Huami’s $188 Amazfit Verge 2 challenges Apple Watch with 4G and ECG Xiaomi-backed smartwatch maker Huami has a new challenger to the Apple Watch, including several very compelling features at under half Apple's price....
2019-06-11, 17:32

Jaguar Woes Add To Challenges For India's Most Indebted Empire Although Jaguar posted a net income of 119 million pounds ($151 million) this week, debt at owner Tata Motors Ltd. has grown to almost $14 billion, a...
2019-05-22, 19:48

Vodafone launches 5G in Germany, challenges D.Telekom on price Vodafone said on Tuesday it was launching 5G services in Germany, taking on Deutsche Telekom by offering cheaper deals and reaching more cities than ...
2019-07-16, 16:48

New Puerto Rico governor finally overcoming challenges Puerto Rico’s new governor appears to be finally overcoming challenges to her authority following weeks of political turmoil on the U.S. territory, w...
2019-08-14, 22:00

British Gas owner to cut 700 jobs amid 'growing challenges' British Gas owner Centrica plans to cut around 700 management and back office jobs under previously announced reductions, as it faces "growing challe...
2019-06-19, 17:48

British PM Challenges Lawmakers To Deliver Brexit With Or Without Deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson challenged lawmakers to deliver on the Brexit vote and not thwart his plans to take Britain out of the European ...
2019-09-01, 13:16

Pope warns EU risks future if it doesn't confront challenges Pope Francis is warning that the Europe Union risks losing its influence and very essence as a unified bloc if political leaders don't reawaken the d...
2019-06-02, 23:32

Using Social Media to Prevent Mass Shootings Faces Challenges President Trump’s call for law enforcement and social-media companies to develop technology to prevent mass shootings cuts to the heart of several en...
2019-08-07, 01:32

Factbox: Roe v. Wade at risk: Legal challenges to U.S. abortion rights In recent months, some conservative-leaning U.S. states have taken action to curb abortion rights, the most recent being Missouri, where the state's ...
2019-05-30, 01:00

SoftBank Faces Challenges Raising Latest $100 Billion Fund SoftBank’s bid to raise a second mega fund has met with a chilly reception from some of the world’s biggest money managers, signaling that a crucial ...
2019-06-03, 00:16

Weborama Parent Challenges Amazon for Sizmek Ad-Server Business Ycor, a French startup behind data marketing service Weborama, said Friday that making a bid higher than the Amazon offer “is the best decision from ...
2019-06-10, 18:48

Exclusive: Banks face new challenges in Italian diamond scandal A long-running criminal probe into diamond sales by Italian banks has uncovered what prosecutors say is further evidence of corruption by officials ...
2019-06-17, 11:48

Pope warns EU risks future if it doesn’t confront challenges VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is warning that the Europe Union risks losing its influence and very essence as a unified bloc if political leaders ...
2019-06-02, 23:48

Facebook lawyer says ‘there is no privacy,’ hinting at the challenges of Zuckerberg’s pivot _____ A lawyer for Facebook argued on Wednesday that its users had no expectation of privacy when using the social network, pushing for a judge to th...
2019-06-02, 20:16

Stephen Colbert challenges champion weeper Elisabeth Moss to a cry-off Trading her all-concealing crimson-and-white “work clothes” for a sunny canary dress, The Handmaid’s Tale star Elisabeth Moss nonetheless came to Fri...
2019-06-09, 04:48

Defendant in face-biting attack challenges insanity rules FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for a Florida man accused of killing a couple and chewing the husband’s face attacked the constitutional...
2019-06-13, 22:48

Cuomo says rent regulation bills face challenges in Albany Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday signaled trouble ahead for a hotly anticipated package of rent regulation bills Albany is expected to take up before th...
2019-06-06, 21:32

Bret Stephens challenges troll: ‘Call me a bedbug to my face’ Name-calling really got under this New York Times columnist’s skin. David Karpf, an associate professor of media and public affairs at George W...
2019-08-28, 13:48

"Produce Shred Of Evidence": P Chidambaram's Family Challenges Government At a time when investigating agencies are scrambling to keep former Union Minister P Chidambaram in custody on charges of money-laundering, his famil...
2019-08-27, 12:48

Father of the Year Honoree talks challenges to raising five kids TUCSON- One of the seven fathers being recognized by the Father’s Day Council Tucson is Stuart Mellan.  Mellan is the President and CEO of the ...
2019-05-31, 05:16

'Apex Legends' will keep players busy with daily and weekly challenges Respawn has a straightforward way to keep its hordes of Apex Legends players coming back: it's borrowing a page from other battle royale shooter...
2019-05-31, 00:32

Blue Origin challenges Pentagon’s plan on satellite launches Blue Origin, the space venture founded by Jeff Bezos, on Monday challenged a Pentagon program that would award just two companies contracts worth hun...
2019-08-12, 22:00

Huawei challenges U.S. defense bill as sanctions fight ramps up China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed a legal motion seeking to declare a U.S. defense law unconstitutional, in the telecom equipment maker's ...
2019-05-29, 20:16

Apple challenges Google, Facebook for web login, touts privacy  Apple Inc on Monday launched a "Sign In With Apple" function to rival Facebook and Google web login accounts, drawing a contrast with rivals by stres...
2019-06-04, 00:16

Electric Bikes Proposal For Indian Market Has Challenges, Say Observers The proposal to make most two-wheelers electric by 2025 will need accelerated product development, across segments by two-wheeler manufacturers, but ...
2019-05-28, 01:00

Windows 10 after four years: A solid report card, but serious challenges ahead Four years after its launch, Windows 10 has gone from being a curiosity to owning a solid majority of the Windows desktop market. But Microsoft still...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Loser in Indonesian Presidential Election Challenges Result in Court Prabowo Subianto, the losing candidate in last month’s Indonesian election, has filed a legal challenge over the results, in what likely will be his ...
2019-05-24, 20:32

Disabled workers face additional challenges getting hired — here’s how to ace the interview When it comes to job interviews, feeling nervous or self-conscious is a given. But people with disabilities face additional obstacles. “They still ex...
2019-09-04, 14:00

U.S. property trust Vornado challenges Arcadia's restructuring plan Philip Green's fashion empire Arcadia Group on Tuesday said it received applications from legal entities of U.S.-based property group Vornado challen...
2019-07-16, 10:48

World Cup Reporters Find Huge Audiences and Familiar Challenges The Women’s World Cup set records for television audiences worldwide, but the growth magnified challenges for reporters who started chronicling the s...
2019-07-04, 18:32

Ex-combat pilot Amy McGrath challenges Republican McConnell for Senate Amy McGrath, a former U.S. Marine combat pilot whose compelling biography drew national attention during an unsuccessful Democratic congressional cam...
2019-07-09, 17:32

India election: Narendra Modi faces big challenges after victory Prime Minister Narendra Modi's BJP has won India's general election. While financial markets have reacted positively, many are worried about the rise...
2019-05-23, 21:32

Fiat Chrysler's Italian headaches show challenges of global tie-up FCA's vast Mirafiori plant in Turin, Italy, Fiat's former hometown, illustrates a major reason why no combination deal has happened before, and the c...
2019-05-26, 18:16

Once again, Justin Bieber challenges Tom Cruise — this time to the ‘bottle cap challenge’ "This could be Tom Cruise's head," the 'Sorry' singer said in a video posted to social media before completing what's known as the "bottle cap challe...
2019-07-08, 19:00

AI projects likely to face challenges, failures as bandwagon fills up, surveys say IDC finds that a bevy of companies want to become AI first even though they may not have a strategy or idea of what cultural goal is exactly. Here's ...
2019-07-08, 16:32

G7 finance chiefs agree to tackle digital tax challenges: summary G7 finance ministers agreed to address the tax challenges raised by the digital economy and push ahead with plans for a minimum corporate tax level, ...
2019-07-18, 20:48

Six easy DIY challenges: you can do these paint projects over a bank holiday weekend A lick of paint is one of the easiest ways to transform your home. Here are six easy projects to consider doing over a long weekend — all doable in j...
2019-05-24, 19:32

U.S., Japanese military leaders address growing 'number of challenges' The Japanese minister of defense and the commander of U.S. Forces Japan met Wednesday at Yokoto Air Base to discuss bilateral cooperation and the com...
2019-06-20, 19:48

Target challenges Amazon Prime Day with its own 48-hour deal marathon Target is targeting Amazon's Prime Day with a 48-hour deal marathon of its own. Just like Prime Day, Target's "Deal Days" event will be held from Jul...
2019-06-28, 13:48

Zappos lead data scientist on the challenges of using semantic search At Transform 2019 in San Francisco, Zappos lead data scientist Ameen Kazerouni talked about how his team successfully implemented semantic search.Rea...
2019-07-18, 07:48

Landmark paternity case challenges Japan's work culture A 38-year-old Japanese national has filed a lawsuit against his employer for alleged harassment after taking paternity leave, in a landmark case that...
2019-09-12, 11:00

Challenges facing networks broadcasting Yankees-Red Sox London battle How do you give a regular-season game a World Series feel when the stadium it’s being played in has never seen a baseball game? That is the challenge...
2019-06-28, 11:32

Netflix's biggest challenges in the US and internationally are bubbling to the surface (NFLX) Netflix Netflix's weak second quarter sheds light on the biggest challenges that lie ahead for the streaming-TV giant. New competition in the US fro...
2019-07-22, 07:16

Jets training camp: Comebacks, newcomers and challenges to watch for With the Jets reporting to training camp Wednesday, here’s a look at their biggest issues: Biggest comeback The Jets need Marcus Maye to return to th...
2019-07-24, 08:16

In breakout debate performance, Harris challenges Biden on race Presidential candidate Kamala Harris dominated her Democratic rivals in a debate on Thursday, confronting front-runner Joe Biden on race and calling ...
2019-06-28, 13:16

Comcast created an eye-control remote to help users with mobility challenges Comcast launches a free X1 TV remote that lets customers with physical disabilities change channels, surf and sets recordings with their eyes.  ...
2019-06-17, 20:48

Amazon's top cardboard box makers face challenges from plastic mailers For the past few years, delivery boxes have been piling up on people's doorsteps and in apartment buildings across the U.S. Here's a look a...
2019-07-13, 16:16

New evidence challenges 'extreme male brain' theory of autism A new study has challenged suggestions that the male sex hormone testosterone reduces cognitive empathy, or the ability to read others' emotional sta...
2019-09-06, 10:32

Brazilian e-commerce firm B2W tests drones to tackle logistics challenges Brazilian retailer B2W Companhia Digital SA is testing the use of drones to transport products from its distribution centers and hubs to its stores,...
2019-07-05, 03:48

Senator challenges Zuckerberg testimony as 'at best, incomplete' after Facebook audio report Sen. Gary Peters asked Facebook's CEO to respond to questions about the company's audio collection practices and cast doubt on his testimon...
2019-08-16, 22:00

Mumbai Attacks Mastermind Hafiz Saeed Challenges Arrest In Pak Court Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed, a UN designated Pakistani terrorist whom the US has placed a USD 10 million bounty on, challenged his ar...
2019-08-20, 14:16

UPDATE 4-Huawei challenges U.S. defense bill as sanctions fight ramps up China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed a legal motion seeking to declare a U.S. defense law unconstitutional, in the telecom equipment maker's ...
2019-05-29, 16:32

This Super Mario battle royale game challenges you to outrun 74 other Marios After PUBG introduced the world to the concept of ‘battle royale’ games, a number of games in the genre starting cropping up overnight ...
2019-06-19, 01:16

Amidst new challenges, Geneva Conventions mark 70 years of ‘limiting brutality’ during war In commemorating the 70th anniversary of the landmark Geneva Conventions, the president of the United Nations Security Council hailed the “significan...
2019-08-14, 02:32

Huawei challenges legality of U.S. defense bill as sanctions fight ramps up China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed a legal motion seeking to declare a U.S. defense law unconstitutional, in the telecom equipment maker's ...
2019-05-29, 14:00

Canada approves contentious oil pipeline expansion, expects legal challenges Canada on Tuesday approved as expected a hotly contested proposal to expand the western Canadian crude oil pipeline it bought last year, providing ho...
2019-06-19, 06:48

Biden says if Trump challenges his mental state he'll challenge him to a push-up contest Presidential candidate Joe Biden said he would challenge President Trump to a push-up contest on-air if the Commander-in-Chief questions his physical...
2019-07-16, 19:32

Brexit: PM Johnson faces mounting legal, political, diplomatic challenges Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit plan was facing mounting legal, political and diplomatic challenges on Friday as Ireland accused Britain of bei...
2019-08-30, 16:48

Costume designer Jennifer Rogien on the challenges of dressing Russian Doll Russian Doll is one of our favorite shows of the year, thanks in part to its twisty puzzle-box narrative, and a dynamite performance from Natasha Lyo...
2019-06-11, 01:32

PM Modi Shares 5-Point Approach For Leaders To Tackle Global Challenges Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday put forward a five-point approach to address common challenges facing the world, including protectionism, unil...
2019-06-28, 13:32

Fortnite Find Jonesy Behind a Fence Location for Downtown Drop Challenges Fortnite Downtown Drop Challenges went live this week, giving players loads of cool new things to do in Creative mode. Here's how you complete the Fi...
2019-05-23, 19:01

Quarterback transfers are surging and creating challenges for college football coaches The rise in quarterback transfers has left head coaches scrambling to fill depth charts and locate what is increasingly rare: the developed backup. ...
2019-05-22, 00:16

Even in a ‘golden age’ for gaming, video game trade group’s new CEO faces challenges The video game industry is booming like never before ahead of the annual E3 conference, but regulators are casting a close eye on the burgeoning sect...
2019-06-06, 21:48

UPDATE 1-U.S. property trust Vornado challenges Arcadia's restructuring plan Philip Green's fashion empire Arcadia Group said on Tuesday it received applications from legal entities of U.S.-based property group Vornado challen...
2019-07-16, 12:16

UN anti-racism panel challenges Palestinians on alleged 'schoolbook hate' A United Nations body challenged the Palestinian Authority’s record on fighting racism and anti-Semitism on Tuesday in what some organizations called...
2019-08-15, 05:00

People With Disabilities Face Challenges Campaigning for Office. This Group Wants to Change That When Alexandria Knox was preparing for her New Hampshire legislative race, she had some questions about how best to handle her blindness on the campa...
2019-06-12, 05:32

Trump's two-front attack on climate change science faces challenges The Trump administration is fighting on two fronts to help justify its deregulatory agenda in court, downplaying both the damage from climate change ...
2019-05-31, 19:48

Omar Abdullah's Party Challenges Government's J&K Move In Supreme Court Omar Abdullah's National Conference has appealed in the Supreme Court against the government's move to scrap Jammu and Kashmir's special status and d...
2019-08-10, 12:00

INX Case: Karti Chidambaram Challenges Notice To Vacate Delhi Home Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, on Thursday challenged before the adjudicating authority, PMLA, the Enforcement Direct...
2019-08-01, 10:32

UPDATE 1-Tyson cuts profit forecast, says slaughterhouse fire among challenges U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc on Tuesday lowered its 2019 adjusted earnings forecast citing short-term challenges due to commodity market volat...
2019-09-04, 00:32

FOCUS-Fiat Chrysler's Italian headaches show challenges of global tie-up Fiat Chrysler has been angling for a combination with another automaker for years, and its latest attempt - for a global tie-up with France's Renault...
2019-05-26, 16:32

RPT-FOCUS-Fiat Chrysler's Italian headaches show challenges of global tie-up Fiat Chrysler has been angling for a combination with another automaker for years, and its latest attempt - for a global tie-up with France's Renault...
2019-05-27, 09:32

UPDATE 2-Tyson cuts profit forecast, says slaughterhouse fire among challenges Tyson Foods Inc lowered its 2019 adjusted earnings forecast on Tuesday, citing a litany of causes including a recent fire at its Holcomb slaughterhou...
2019-09-04, 02:32

Warren and Sanders face fierce challenges by moderates during tense debate Leading liberal contenders face challenges from more moderate candidates on first night of second debates in DetroitThe progressive Democratic presid...
2019-07-31, 20:32

Read Mueller opening statement: Russian interference among 'most serious' challenges to democracy Mueller was testifying Wednesday for hours on Capitol Hill about his investigation into Russian interference, possible coordination by members of Pre...
2019-07-24, 20:48

Video conferencing growth and unique challenges in the Asia Pacific region Analysts report that the use of video conferencing in the Asia Pacific has increased in recent years. Read about three challenges to adopting and usi...
2019-05-23, 02:32

Trump challenges court ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users President Donald Trump is challenging a federal appeals court decision that ruled he violated the U.S. Constitution by blocking people whose views he...
2019-08-23, 23:48

Pose Cast on New Season 2 Challenges, the Show's Continued Importance and Emmy Buzz Pose isn't just a groundbreaking TV show, it's also a good TV show. FX's period drama following the lives of several LGBTQ characters returns for a ...
2019-06-12, 02:32

UPDATE 2-Trump challenges court ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users President Donald Trump is challenging a federal appeals court decision that ruled he violated the U.S. Constitution by blocking people whose views he...
2019-08-24, 05:16

UN civil society conference to focus on sustainable solutions for challenges of urban life “Well-planned and managed cities can steer us towards inclusive growth and serve as models of harmony among diverse people”, United Nations Secretary...
2019-08-27, 12:16

Eminem's publisher sues Spotify over royalties, challenges Music Modernization Act Eight Mile Style sued Spotify in Nashville on Wednesday in a major copyright lawsuit that challenges the underpinnings of the landmark Music Moderniz...
2019-08-22, 05:48

China launches Nasdaq-style tech board in Shanghai, expects challenges China on Thursday officially launched Shanghai's Nasdaq-style tech board, with the country's top securities regulator cautioning that the hotly-antic...
2019-06-13, 10:00

Tyson Foods cuts 2019 profit forecast on short-term challenges Tyson Foods Inc on Tuesday lowered its 2019 adjusted earnings forecast, as it was experiencing short-term challenges resulting from commodity market ...
2019-09-04, 00:32

Warren challenges 2020 Democrats to embrace 10-year clean energy transition U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday challenged her rivals for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination to commit to transition the United Sta...
2019-09-04, 14:00

UPDATE 1-Trump challenges court ruling barring him from blocking Twitter users President Donald Trump is challenging a federal appeals court decision that ruled he violated the U.S. Constitution by blocking people whose views he...
2019-08-23, 23:48

25 years after population conference, women still face challenges to ‘well-being and human rights’, says UN chief Many women and girls “still face enormous challenges to their health, well-being and human rights”, Secretary-General António Guterres told a High-le...
2019-07-18, 00:32

Despite progress towards peace, Afghanistan facing ‘daunting challenges’ ahead of presidential vote The UN Special Representative in Afghanistan, Tadamichi Yamamoto, hailed on-going efforts made towards peace and the engagement of women and youth ac...
2019-05-22, 07:00

This Is Us' Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore on the Freedom and Challenges of Playing Jack and Rebecca Just ahead of season four of This Is Us, the stars of the NBC series have now had quite a bit of time to sink their teeth into their characters, but ...
2019-06-12, 02:32

College Board pulls back from plan to score individual socioeconomic challenges After complaints about a plan to score students on their socioeconomic challenges or privilege, College Board revamps its data strategy with a tool c...
2019-08-28, 02:16

India's removal of Kashmir special status may face legal challenges: lawyers India's move on Monday to strip Kashmir of special rights is likely to face legal challenges, constitutional experts and Supreme Court lawyers said, ...
2019-08-06, 11:32

Democrats see silver lining in suburbs, but rural challenges remain after close loss Democrats preached optimism on Wednesday after losing a special congressional election in North Carolina, citing suburban gains and the close margin ...
2019-09-12, 06:00

Boeing CEO says global pilot shortage is 'one of the biggest challenges' facing the airline industry Demand for air travel is growing so rapidly that 800,000 new pilots are expected to be needed over the next 20 years, according to Boeing's late...
2019-06-17, 15:48

Maruti Boss Challenges Indian Suppliers To Manufacture Key Electronic Components In India The Maruti Suzuki car is about 90 per cent local, component wise. But some key parts and Electronics are areas where the company still needs to impor...
2019-09-07, 13:00

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, unshaken by cancer scare, says she looks forward 'to the challenges ahead' The top court has agreed to review high-profile cases concerning the Second Amendment and LGBT workers' rights in its term beginning in October....
2019-09-13, 00:32

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino challenges Jan Vertonghen to win back his place in the team Mauricio Pochettino says Jan Vertonghen will have to 'work hard' to win back his place in the Tottenham team after missing the 3-1 win over Aston Vil...
2019-08-10, 23:00

Fiat Chrysler and Renault pursue $35 billion merger to tackle car sector challenges Fiat Chrysler pitched a finely balanced merger of equals to Renault on Monday to confront the costs of far-reaching technological and regulatory chan...
2019-05-27, 16:48

Tech Players Confront Long List of Challenges in U.S.-China Trade Fight The feud is challenging the technology industry in areas including financial deals, hardware supply and talent recruitment, though some players are f...
2019-06-14, 18:16

Eoin Morgan challenges England to approach New Zealand final with the same joy that saw them thrash Australia England captain Eoin Morgan says his players "loved every ball" of their sensational World Cup semi-final win over Australia, and called on them to e...
2019-07-12, 02:48

Senate cannabis hearing shows challenges to rewriting pot laws despite growing support in Congress A much-hyped congressional hearing on easing cannabis banking restrictions served as a reminder Tuesday that reforming pot laws remains an uphill bat...
2019-07-23, 21:16

As fears of war loom, Trump’s Iran policy, arms deals face challenges in Congress Lawmakers are planning several moves to restrain the president’s options when it comes to challenging Iran militarily and arming Tehran’s regional en...
2019-06-15, 05:48

Red Sox manager Alex Cora challenges front office to make moves before trade deadline Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora challenged president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski and the team's front office to make moves before the Jul...
2019-07-23, 16:48

John Oliver Challenges 13 States to Pass the Equal Rights Amendment on Last Week Tonight John Oliver knows that this year has been rough for women, who “judging from restroom signs are just men who have swallowed a trapezoid.”...
2019-06-10, 17:48

Fortnite Fortbyte Singularity Skin Leaked: Utopia Challenges Reward for Season 9 Revealed Fortnite 9.30 Update has been released along with lots of leaked details. One of those includes the new Fortbyte Singularity Skin, a reward for the U...
2019-06-19, 00:00

Fortnite 14 Days of Summer Challenges and Rewards Leaked: Full challenge list revealed Because noting is scared, dataminers have already unearthed the upcoming 14 Days of Fortnite summer challenges - a set of new tasks that will invaria...
2019-06-19, 00:00

Fortnite Horde Rush Challenges, Rewards and leaked Fiend Wrap coming in 9.21 Update The Fortnite 9.21 Update just dropped and the Horde Rush LTM should be coming to the game very soon. Here's a look at the new Challenges and Rewards ...
2019-06-12, 14:16

Bret Baier fires back at Trump's Fox News-bashing, challenges him to an interview The 49-year-old "Special Report' host was responding to a recent clip of Trump telling reporters that "Fox is a lot different than it used to be...
2019-08-21, 14:16

Galaxy Tab S6 challenges iPad Pro, Jaybird Vista, Pixel 4 features, new Chromebooks (MobileTechRoundup show #476) In advance of the Galaxy Note 10 announcement, Samsung revealed the very capable Tab S6 while Google keeps showing more features of the upcoming Pixe...
2019-08-04, 23:16

Gareth Southgate challenges England midfield hopefuls to nail down Euro 2020 role Gareth Southgate claims there are now "four or five guys you would expect to see on the teamsheet" for England, but it is doubtful any of those are i...
2019-09-09, 20:00

Cuccinelli challenges Maryland county exec to sanctuary city debate amid spate of sex crimes Acting U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Ken Cuccinelli on Friday challenged the executive of Montgomery County, Md. to a de...
2019-09-07, 07:32

U.K. Faces ‘Consumer Panic,’ ‘Law and Order Challenges’ From No-Deal Brexit, Leaked Government Document Warns The U.K. faces “consumer panic”, “food shortages” and “gaps” in security if it leaves the E.U. without a deal in ...
2019-08-02, 20:16

Trump fires back at Squad, challenges House to ‘rebuke’ them for ‘filthy and hate laced’ language President Trump fired back Tuesday at the four freshman congresswomen who denounced his administration and renewed calls for his impeachment at a rar...
2019-07-16, 19:00

Fortnite Week 7 Challenges Countdown: New Season 9 Battle Pass tasks ahead of Summer Event Fortnite Challenges for Week 7 in Season 9 are set to release this week. Here's everything you need to know ahead of another big Summer challenges ev...
2019-06-19, 19:32

West Ham striker Sebastien Haller embracing pressure and off-field challenges as he settles into Premier League It seems the most challenging things for Sebastien Haller since moving to West Ham have been living out of cardboard boxes and looking after his heav...
2019-08-26, 03:16

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: climate challenges for the Pacific, new global health tool, updates on Yemen, the Gulf and Somalia This Wednesday, top stories includes: the UN chief’s continued visit in the Pacific to raise awareness on the impacts of climate change; in Yemen, th...
2019-05-21, 14:31

UN chief outlines ‘intertwined challenges’ of climate change, ocean health facing Pacific nations on the ‘frontline’ Visiting Fiji for the first time as Secretary-General, António Guterres outlined two “fundamental challenges” facing leaders attending the Pacific Is...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Top 10 Takeaways From The Economic Survey Amid a slowdown of economy, the government today said it is expecting a 7 per cent growth in the current financial year - up from the 6.8 per cent re...
2019-07-04, 12:48

What Economic Survey Is And What To Expect In It An Economic Survey is an annual document prepared by a government reviewing the economic developments over the past year. From policymakers, to econo...
2019-07-04, 09:32

Oil drops 5% on worries about economic growth Oil prices tumbled 5% to a fresh seven-month low, extending recent heavy losses following an unexpected build in U.S. crude supplies and fears of low...
2019-08-07, 18:32

Worried about an economic slowdown? Keep an eye on these indicators The recent inversion of the yield curve in the United States pushed short-term rates above longer-term bond yields and sent shudders through the glob...
2019-06-06, 23:16

Record-Long U.S. Economic Expansion The U.S. economic expansion is now the longest on record, with inflation remaining subdued. With the Fed poised to cut rates, will the bull run rage ...
2019-07-11, 15:32

The Fed is divided over how to deal with economic headwinds Federal Reserve Chair Jerome H. Powell could offer clues on the path forward when he delivers a speech Friday that will be intensely watched by inves...
2019-08-22, 23:48

"We'll Definitely Come Out Of It": Ram Vilas Paswan On Economic Slowdown Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has sought to ease worries over the economic slowdown with a promise that the government will not betray the massive ...
2019-09-12, 14:32

The unusual US economic recovery is now its longest Beneath the low unemployment figures and long-awaited wage growth lie risks that can’t be ignoredData released over the next few months will show tha...
2019-06-12, 13:48

CBO director says economic growth will fall below 2% Outgoing Congressional Budget Office Director Keith Hall said Wednesday that he expected economic growth to dip in coming years, and that President T...
2019-05-30, 01:00

Here are the reasons for Trump's economic war with China On Friday the US president ‘hereby ordered’ companies to halt business with China, among other attacks – how did we get here?Even by Donald Trump’s s...
2019-08-24, 05:16

Women's Other Economic Gap: Financial Acumen Women are more likely to leave long-term decisions about money to their spouses, hurting their progress in financial literacy and their financial pos...
2019-09-02, 17:32

Why in India, 6% Economic Growth Is Cause for Alarm For almost half a decade Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed the fastest-growing major economy in the world. Now, the slowest expansion in six...
2019-09-04, 19:32

Oh, no, sequelitis! 'Men in Black,' 'Shaft' slump at the Father's Day box office "Men in Black: International" is the No. 1 movie, but the Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth-led reboot isn't exactly a franchise-revitalizing h...
2019-06-16, 20:16

Oil falls on fears of a global economic downturn Oil prices fell on Monday amid worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commoditie...
2019-08-12, 15:32

Oil rises 0.8% despite fears of a global economic downturn Oil prices rose on Monday despite worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commodi...
2019-08-13, 00:32

Latin America Hangs On to Its Economic Gloom The old joke about Brazil is that the South American giant is the country of the future and always will be, but the same might be said for Latin Amer...
2019-08-25, 18:48

DealBook Briefing: Trump’s Big Economic Headache As the economy softens, the president’s early attempts to supercharge it are faltering or maybe even less effective than first thought. That could be...
2019-08-22, 14:48

An Economic Warning Sign: RV Sales Are Slipping Multiyear drops in recreational-vehicle shipments to dealers—many from the Elkhart, Ind., region—have preceded the last three downturns. Shipments ha...
2019-08-19, 22:48

Trump’s top economic adviser is leaving his post The White House’s top economist is leaving, President Trump revealed in a tweet Sunday night. “Kevin Hassett, who has done such a great job for me an...
2019-06-03, 09:32

An Economic Warning Sign: RV Shipments Are Slipping Multiyear drops in recreational-vehicle shipments to dealers—many from the Elkhart, Ind., region—have preceded the last three downturns. Shipments ha...
2019-08-20, 02:48

Trump looking at possible tax cuts amid economic jitters President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration was considering potential tax cuts on wages as well as profits from asset sales, and sought...
2019-08-21, 04:16

China has enough support for steady economic development, Xi says China's economy is poised for healthy and sustainable growth, President Xi Jinping told Russian media on Tuesday, according to state news agency...
2019-06-05, 06:32

CBO says Trump's tariffs hurting economic growth The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said Wednesday that the White House's trade policies, in particular its use of tariffs, has become a drag...
2019-08-21, 18:48

Options Dwindle to Boost U.S. Economic Growth After debating for days whether the U.S. is going into an economic downturn, Washington policy makers and Wall Street investors on Wednesday barreled...
2019-08-22, 02:48

A recession in Germany could mean economic damage for these countries Data out Monday showed the manufacturing sector in Germany has weakened over the last couple of months, adding to other gloomy indicators, with econo...
2019-06-28, 16:48

Why the wealth gap has widened despite record economic growth WASHINGTON — As it enters its 11th year, America’s economic expansion is now the longest on record — a streak that has shrunk unemployment, swelled h...
2019-07-02, 00:32

China's Economic Troubles Come Into Sharper Focus The first four months of 2019 sent out a lot of false signals about China’s economy, leading many investors to conclude things were better than they ...
2019-05-31, 11:48

Trump to focus on economic accomplishments at G-7 summit President Trump headed to France Friday night for the G-7 summit of world leaders, where he will have bilateral meetings with the leaders of most of ...
2019-08-24, 05:48

Visegrad Group: A new economic heart of Europe? After German Chancellor Angela Merkel's recent meeting with the heads of government of the Visegrad Group, DW asks if Central Europe has the economic...
2019-07-05, 16:32

Fed says economic gains tempered by trade worries The Federal Reserve says most areas of the country saw a slight improvement in economic activity in the spring, but those gains were tempered by conc...
2019-06-05, 20:48

GM, Ford Planning For Possible Economic Downturn: Report The top two U.S. automakers, General Motors and Ford, are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing tr...
2019-08-14, 17:00

History Will Remember the Trade War's Economic Impact, Not the Fed's Economists see recessions as complex phenomena with multiple causes. Historians and the public prefer simple narratives. So while a recession remains...
2019-08-22, 02:48

On Economic Survey, KV Subramanian Says Investment Is A Key Driver Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman table the Economic Survey 2018-19 in the Rajya Sabha, news agency ANI reported. As the flagship document of the f...
2019-07-04, 10:32

GM, Ford planning for possible economic downturn: executives The top two U.S. automakers are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington...
2019-08-13, 21:00

Portugal’s Socialists eye re-election on economic record Portugal’s Socialist prime minister is vowing to address the challenges of a low national birth rate, the increasing cost of health care and climate ...
2019-07-10, 17:16

New economic hub in Tucson attracting businesses and jobs TUCSON- Since Ina Road and the I-10 ramps opened, nearby businesses are seeing an increase in motorists in the area and new businesses are moving in....
2019-06-18, 04:16

EU to extend economic sanctions on Russia until 2020 European Union leaders will decide on Thursday to prolong until the end of January 2020 economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine...
2019-06-20, 22:00

The economic expansion is poised to be the longest ever. Will it die or get a second wind? The 10-year-old economic expansion will become the longest in U.S. history in July. Will it die of old age or get a second wind?    &...
2019-06-16, 15:00

China’s Economic Growth Is at Its Lowest in Almost Three Decades China announced its lowest GDP growth numbers since 1992 on Monday, as the ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies continue...
2019-07-15, 18:32

Oil prices rise over 1%, but economic worries loom Oil prices rose on Wednesday, boosted by a wider market pickup on positive news from China's services sector, after three days of losses on ling...
2019-09-04, 15:00

Oil prices rise on Chinese economic data Oil prices rose on Monday as Chinese industrial output and retail data topped expectations, though gains were capped by overall figures showing the c...
2019-07-15, 18:16

Oil Demand Takes a Hit From Cooling Economic Growth A cooling global economy could mean slower oil demand growth in 2019 even while oil producers maintain plentiful supply, the International Energy Age...
2019-06-14, 23:16

FBI Chief Says China Is Trying to ‘Steal Their Way’ to Economic Dominance FBI Director Christopher Wray told senators that China is engaging in a sweeping effort to steal its way to economic dominance, with more than 1,000 ...
2019-07-24, 17:48

Apple: U.S. tariffs will cut our economic contribution and aid rivals Apple is warning the U.S. government of the consequences of 25% tariffs against Chinese-made goods, including revenue shortfalls and business challen...
2019-06-21, 06:00

Business Roundtable suffers from economic illiteracy Anti-capitalist mission statement promises to dilute shareholders’ voices and further politicize corporate governance, writes professor St...
2019-08-29, 04:16

Ukraine eyes Olympic bid despite economic struggles Ukraine's new president has asked officials to consider a bid to host the Olympics, even with the economy still recovering from years of turmoil...
2019-07-16, 18:48

MMT may be Democrats' economic cure, but only Trump got the memo From her home overlooking Setauket Harbor on Long Island's North Shore, a motorboat bobbing at the dock, Stephanie Kelton hopes to revolutionize how ...
2019-08-07, 22:00

India's Economic Growth Slows to Six-Year Low India’s economic growth slowed to a six-year low last quarter as debt problems at banks choked business and consumer spending in Asia’s third largest...
2019-08-30, 23:48

Rising oil prices add to global economic strife Escalating tension in the Middle East is driving up oil prices, a huge import cost for many economies, putting more strain on global growth already h...
2019-06-14, 20:16