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Leaders of IMF and World Bank defend globalization

Leaders of IMF and World Bank defend globalization

With its 189 members gathering in Washington this week, the fund faces the unusual challenge of a USA government now noisily at odds with some of the IMF's most important positions, including trade li...

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IMF says Trump corporate tax cuts could lead to financial risk-taking

Overall, Europe will record an economic growth of 2% whereas the Emerging Europe, a region that also includes Romania, will register a GDP advance of 3%. For years after the 2008 financial crisis an...

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US Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

Albuquerque, Las Cruces and Santa Fe officials said they don't believe their cities will be singled out. "Many of these jurisdictions are also crumbling under the weight of illegal immigration and...

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International Monetary Fund to work with Trump on trade

International Monetary Fund to work with Trump on trade

Mnuchin said the administration's tax plan would be released "very soon". The G20 finance officials generally agreed with the assessment made by the International Monetary Fund on Tuesday in its lat...

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Global Economy Gaining Momentum-For Now

The IMF sees Indonesia's annual growth rate at 5.3 percent in 2018. World economic growth is set to improve to 3.5% this year from 3.1% in 2016, the Washington-based lender said in its latest World...

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Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control to cool housing market

Wynne says the plan will make buying or renting a home a fairer and more affordable process for residents in Ontario. "With the tax, we are targeting people who aren't looking for a place to raise a f...

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Family of Robert Godwin reacts to Steve Stephens' death

Family of Robert Godwin reacts to Steve Stephens' death

Stephens took his six-piece Chicken McNuggets and declined to wait for the fries. Cleveland man Steve Stephens posted a video of himself killing 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr., who was picking up a...

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Ashtead slips on read-across from United Rentals

Ashtead slips on read-across from United Rentals

They now have a United States dollars 150 price target on the stock. Citigroup Inc increased their price objective on United Rentals from $125.00 to $140.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a ...

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Donald Trump blocks ExxonMobil from drilling for oil in Russian Federation

The Trump administration has denied a request from Exxon Mobil Corp.to waive USA sanctions against Russian Federation to allow the company to resume oil drilling around the Black Sea. Congress has l...

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Play fair on trade, Lagarde warns world

Play fair on trade, Lagarde warns world

The IMF will cooperate with the USA, despite President President Donald Trump's proposed protectionist policies to promote global trade, Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Thursday. Mnuchin di...

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French presidential election at 1900 GMT

President Francois Hollande, who decided in December not to seek re-election after a tumultuous five-year term in which he failed to turn around a moribund economy, cast his vote in Tulle, central Fra...

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Macron, Le Pen advance to runoff that will decide France's next leader

An hour before polls close, at which time French polling agencies will be allowed under national law to release forecasts of the first-round result, Belgium's French-speaking public broadcaster RTBF f...

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US will honour refugee deal Trump dubbed 'dumb', Pence tells Australia

Under the deal , America would take up to 1,250 refugees housed by Australia in detention camps on the Pacific island nations of Nauru and Papua New Guinea. The US on Saturday expressed its intention ...

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Analysts At Stifel Reiterated Vernalis PLC (LON:VER) As Hold

TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC is a provider of fixed line broadband, voice telephony, mobile and television services. The Firm serves over four million residential and business clients under the TalkTalk...

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Stockholm attack suspect 'admits terrorist crime,' lawyer says

He told a court that Rakhmat Akilov , 39, had confessed to deliberately driving the stolen beer lorry into crowds along Drottninggatan in the Swedish capital. "This detention order simply reinforces ...

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Trump slams Canada as "disgrace" on dairy policy

The rhetoric Donald Trump directed at Canada's dairy industry this week has its roots in a new Canadian agriculture policy that predates his time in office, one that was the subject of a pointed let...

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N.Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

N.Korea detains US citizen; at least 3rd American being held

Based on reports from the AP and Yonhap News Agency , we know the person being detained is a man in his late 50s. Martina Aberg, deputy head of mission for the Swedish Embassy in North Korea, con...

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Marchant falls early in Hong Kong

The 22-year-old crucially picked up 20 points for gaining a lap with just four of the 100 laps to go, winning the first individual world title of her career. "I'm going to sleep with this jersey tonig...

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Oil stable as OPEC says it is committed to rebalance markets

Global benchmark Brent crude futures fell 11 cents, trading at $55.25 a barrel by 11:13 a.m. EDT, according to the news agency. Crude traders and investors in Asia also had their first chance to a...

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Treasury denies Exxon waiver to drill in Russian Federation

The company's former chief, Rex Tillerson, has been appointed Mr Trump's Secretary of State. In 2012, ExxonMobil and Russia's Rosneft signed an agreement to invest up to $500 billion in developing...

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