Economy

Target sees highly competitive holiday on the way

Nov 15, 2017

A cautious outlook on the crucial holiday season overshadowed a strong quarter from Target

Russia, Venezuela sign debt restructuring deal

Nov 15, 2017

The Russian Finance Ministry says it has signed a deal to restructure Venezuela's debt

UK employment falls for first time in nearly a year

Nov 15, 2017

Official figures have shown that employment in Britain fell for the first time in nearly a year, a sign that the economic slowdown is starting to impact upon the labor market

Dutch advisory council orders new government gas decision

Nov 15, 2017

A Dutch government advisory council has ordered the country's economic affairs ministry to draw up a new decision on how much gas can be extracted from an underground field in the north of the country, where the drilling has triggered minor earthquakes

Japan exports drive expansion, offset weak consumer spending

Nov 15, 2017

Japan reports its economy expanded at a 1.4 percent annualized rate in July-September, as exports offset weak private demand

Trump in Asia: A break from the past but uncertain results

Nov 15, 2017

President Donald Trump returns from 12-day trip to Asia with few concrete accomplishments in hand and leaving uncertain Asian capitals in his wake.

Military now in Zimbabwe's capital after army chief's threat

Nov 15, 2017

Military moves into Zimbabwe capital after army commander's threat to 'step in' amid turmoil

Energy leads modest slide in US stocks as oil prices fall

Nov 14, 2017

Energy companies led U.S. stocks modestly lower Tuesday, erasing the small gains the market made a day earlier

Markets Right Now: Slumping energy sector pull stocks lower

Nov 14, 2017

Slumping energy stocks pulled the broader market slightly lower, erasing small gains from the day before.

The Latest: Trump leaves uncertain Asia capitals in his wake

Nov 14, 2017

For all the pageantry and promises on his lengthy Asia trip, President Donald Trump is returning to Washington with few concrete accomplishments in hand and leaving uncertain Asian capitals in his wake

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