Fear of mass layoffs: China is more concerned with stability than with growth

Friday 11 January 2019

Altmaier wants to cut taxes for companies

economy weak growth Altmaier wants to cut taxes for companies Starting from 18.11.2018 | Reading time: 3 minutes "Less bureaucracy, more innovation": the Federal Minister of Economics Peter Altmaier (CDU)…

Federal reserve likely to keep interest rates stable

Federal Reserve officials are expected to maintain stable interest rates during the two-day political meeting that ends on Thursday. They will probably discuss the economy, the financial markets and the…

The IMF reduces global growth forecasts for 2018 and 2019

The International Monetary Fund has lowered its forecasts for global economic growth this year and the next, citing the growing trade protectionism and instability in emerging markets. The risks the…

The unemployed United States claims resilience in the face of Florence hurricane

WASHINGTON – The number of US applications for new unemployment benefits fell last week, indicating that Florence's hurricane probably had a rather modest impact on the labor market. Initial unemployment…