Economic Policy

Australian leader off to US for talks with Trump, governors

Feb 21, 2018

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is heading to the United States, accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.

Longest-serving Dutch premier, Ruud Lubbers, dies at 78

Feb 14, 2018

Ruud Lubbers, who as the Netherlands' longest-serving prime minister guided his country through economic turmoil to prosperity, has died at age 78

Former Aussie leader blames funding for indigenous setbacks

Feb 12, 2018

An Australian prime minister who a decade ago set an ambitious timetable for ending indigenous disadvantage has blamed a lack of government funding for slow progress

Global stocks slip in Europe as investors remain skittish

Feb 8, 2018

Global stocks are mixed, with European stocks declining after gains in Asian, as investors appeared skittish after this week's financial turmoil

Draghi: too early to call time on money-printing stimulus

Feb 5, 2018

European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says it's too soon to declare victory over excessively weak inflation _ indicating it's too early to set a definite end date for the bank's money-printing stimulus despite a strengthening recovery

ECB experts: US tax law could erode Europe's tax base

Feb 5, 2018

Economists at the European Central Bank say that the U.S. corporate tax cut should lift the world's largest economy in the short term but could erode the tax base in European countries by intensifying global competition for lower rates

EU official warn US on trade: EU will hit back if needed

Feb 4, 2018

A senior European Union official is renewing a warning that the 28-nation bloc will hit back if U.S. President Donald Trump takes trade measures against it

Global markets mixed after Fed keeps rate unchanged

Feb 1, 2018

Global markets are trading mixed after the Federal Reserve left its benchmark interest rate unchanged

Asian markets mixed after Fed keeps rate unchanged

Feb 1, 2018

Asian markets mixed, Tokyo gains while Chinese markets decline after Federal Reserve leaves benchmark interest rate unchanged

US says NAFTA talks are progressing very slowly

Jan 29, 2018

U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer says talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement are progressing very slowly

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