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Walker talks tough on China while campaigning in Iowa DENISON, Iowa (AP) GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker is renewing his call for President Barack Obama to cancel an official state visit with the president of China in response to slumping U.S. stock markets.
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 7:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Bruising sell-off tests market faith in central banks By Lionel Laurent LONDON (Reuters) - A bruising 48-hour sell-off in global stocks driven by fears of slowing growth has rocked market confidence in central bankers' ability to fight deflation, restore economic health and keep a six-year-old bull run going
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 7:02 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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IMF chief Lagarde to visit Indonesia next week The International Monetary Fund managing director, Christine Lagarde, heads to Indonesia next week for talks with senior officials and a high-level Asian finance conference, the IMF said Wednesday. During her September 1-2 visit, Lagarde will meet with Pr
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 6:47 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Serbia may hold early elections, decision by end-September: PM Vucic Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic said on Wednesday there was a 50/50 chance his government would call an early election, but he declined to give his reasons. A decision on when to call the vote would be made by the end of September, said Vucic, who
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 6:46 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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September rate hike 'less compelling': Fed's Dudley A top Federal Reserve official said Wednesday that the economic turmoil in China has eroded the argument for raising interest rates in September. The need to begin normalizing monetary policy next month "seems less compelling to me than just a few we
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 3:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Once a source of envy, Germany's China exports turn into a risk Germany's export exposure to China, for years a source of economic strength, is fast turning into a risk that raises questions about the health of other sources of growth in Europe's largest economy. Germany has the greatest trade exposure to Ch
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 1:55 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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IMF sees risks to Zimbabwe's growth forecast as drought bites Zimbabwe has been struggling for five years to recover from a catastrophic recession that was marked by billion percent hyperinflation and widespread food shortages, and some analysts say Zimbabwe could tip back into a downturn this year. On Tuesday, Pres
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 1:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Canada home prices to keep rising despite economic slowdown: Reuters poll Canadian home prices are set to rise a little over 5 percent this year and 2 percent in 2016 despite a slowdown in activity as the economy weakens, a Reuters poll found. Canada's economy shrank in the first three months of the year and quite possibly
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 1:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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China rate cuts welcome, but not enough, say experts China's latest interest rate cut -- the fifth since November -- is not enough to reverse slowing growth in the world's second-largest economy, analysts say, urging authorities to embrace lower taxes and other more aggressive measures. Increasing
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 1:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Greece deal points to flexible approach to bank rescues in EU European Union rules to shield taxpayers from having to rescue ailing banks should be applied flexibly because of broader economic imperatives highlighted by the latest Greek rescue package, analysts and lawyers say. It marks a "pick and mix" ap
Yahoo! News | Aug 26, 2015 12:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend