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Why the Rout in Retail Shouldn’t Be a Big Worry for U.S. Economy

Why the Rout in Retail Shouldn’t Be a Big Worry for U.S. Economy Even with the “eye-catching headlines about store closings” and other recent … And the American shopper, the pillar of the household spending-driven economy, remains on solid ground amid robust job growth, improving finances, and low borrowing … Continue reading at bloomberg.com Nigeria […]

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Is the U.S. economy as horrible as Donald Trump says it is?

Is the U.S. economy as horrible as Donald Trump says it is? Donald Trump sure paints a dire picture of the U.S. economy. In accepting the Republican party’s nomination for the presidency on Thursday, he described a country burdened by searing poverty, downward mobility and crushing national debt. The real estate … Continue reading at […]

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China adopts new five-year plan for the economy

China adopts new five-year plan for the economy PanARMENIAN.Net – China’s Premier Li Keqiang has said China’s economic growth will stay on track, as the annual meeting of parliament draws to a close, BBC News reports. The National People’s Congress ended with the adoption of a new five-year plan for the … Continue reading at […]

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China says slowing economy won’t stop anti-pollution efforts

China says slowing economy won’t stop anti-pollution efforts … economic development model and pursue “economic quality, but also environmental quality,” Chen told a news conference during an annual meeting of the country’s legislature. Politics & Government Nature & Environment China Chen Jining economic growth Continue reading at news.yahoo.com ‘Economic despair’ spurs low-income boys to drop […]

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China tries to reassure on economy, cuts growth target

China tries to reassure on economy, cuts growth target China’s leadership tried to quell anxiety about its slowing economy following financial turmoil and rising labor unrest as it cut its growth target Saturday and promised to open oil and telecoms industries to private competitors in sweeping industrial reforms. Continue reading at cnbc.com Week Ahead: Light […]

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G20 focuses on long-term fixes to jump-start world economy

G20 focuses on long-term fixes to jump-start world economy A statement from G20 ministers said risks to the world economy include volatile capital flows, a fall in commodity prices and the shock of the “Brexit” — a UK departure from the European Union. The world’s top economies declared Saturday that they need … Continue reading […]

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German economy ‘in good shape’: Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann

German economy ‘in good shape’: Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann waving away suggestions that clouds could be building over Europe’s biggest economy. Speaking at the Bundesbank’s annual news conference, president Jens Weidmann pointed to record high employment last year and falling unemployment. “While wage growth was … Continue reading at economictimes.indiatimes.com ‘Brexit,’ House Prices Loom Over […]

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10 Clear Signs the Government Is Fibbing About the Economy

10 Clear Signs the Government Is Fibbing About the Economy Listen at charismapodcastnetwork.com. Late last week, financial headlines surrounding the possibility of an impending global recession made for a wild week on Wall Street. CNBC asked, “The health of the global economy has been gnawing at investors … Continue reading at charismanews.com Rand at best […]

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