• IMF warns of growing damage from trade fight, says U.S. vulnerable

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Escalating and sustained trade conflicts following U.S. tariff actions threaten to derail economic recovery and depress medium-term growth prospects, the International Monetary Fund warned on Monday.
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  • China's economy slows just as the trade fight begins

    5 monthes ago - By CNN Mone

    There are more signs that China's economy is slowing as its trade fight with the United States escalates.
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  • Stocks struggle as earnings hopes compete with China growth fears

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Stocks in Asia and Europe struggled on Monday with threats of a looming Sino-U.S. trade war and China's Q2 economic slowdown. Francis Maguire reports.
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  • IMF: World economy likely to grow 3.9 percent this year

    5 monthes ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - The International Monetary Fund is keeping its forecast for global economic growth unchanged at 3.9 percent this year despite worries about rising trade tensions and higher oil prices. But the lending agency is downgrading the outlook for Europe and Japan.
    The IMF now predicts that the economy of the 19-country eurozone will grow 2.2 percent in 2018, down from the 2.4 percent it forecast in April. The fund expects the Japanese economy to expand 1 percent this year, downgrading its 1.2 percent April forecast.
    The IMF still expects tax cuts to lift U.S. economic growth to 2.9...
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  • IMF warns U.S. vulnerable in escalating trade fight

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The International Monetary Fund warned on Monday that escalating and sustained trade conflicts are increasingly likely, threatening to derail economic recovery and depress medium-term growth prospects.
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