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  1. Indonesia President Joko Widodo poses for a photograph during an interview with CNA on Aug 6, 2019

    Indonesia ready for greater cooperation with Singapore across industries: President Joko Widodo

    In a wide-ranging interview with CNA, Mr Widodo said he wants to increase cooperation across sectors with Singapore - his country’s biggest investor.
  2. FILE PHOTO: Shoppers carry bags of purchased merchandise at the King of Prussia Mall in King of Pru

    US economy slows in second quarter; consumer spending accelerates

    The U.S. economy likely grew at its slowest pace in more than two years in the second quarter as an acceleration in consumer spending was probably ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The skyline of midtown Manhattan in New York City as seen from the United Nations headq

    US economy accelerated in first quarter, but momentum fading

    U.S. economic growth accelerated in the first quarter, the government confirmed on Thursday, but the export and inventory boost to activity masked ...
  4. US Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin delivers a speech during the G20 Ministerial Symposium on I

    G20 finance chiefs to warn of trade risks, differ on how 'pressing'

    Finance leaders of the Group of 20 major economies will steer clear of promises to avoid protectionism in a communique on Sunday amid escalating ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: A new apartment building housing construction site is seen in Los Angeles

    US home sales, manufacturing stumble; job market resilient

    Sales of new U.S. single-family homes fell from near an 11-1/2-year high in April as prices rebounded and manufacturing activity slowed to its ...
  6. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Trade uncertainty darkens US small caps outlook

    Shares of smaller publicly listed U.S. companies have fallen more on recent U.S.-China trade tensions than larger corporations and could face an ...
  7. Iran turns to tourism to boost economic growth | Video
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    Iran turns to tourism to boost economic growth | Video

    US sanctions against Iran have triggered a collapse in economic growth, pushing Tehran into a deep recession. To limit the damage, Iranian ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Matteo Salvini looks on next to Luigi Di Maio at the Quirinal palace in Rome

    Italy's Salvini says government not at risk, despite feuding

    Italy's government is not at risk and the cabinet will finally approve a long-delayed decree on Tuesday to boost economic growth, deputy Prime ...
  9. China turns to big data to steer economic growth | Video
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    China turns to big data to steer economic growth | Video

    Manufacturing used to be China's main growth driver, but the industry is increasingly losing its competitiveness due to rising wages. Authorities ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: People walk inside JP Morgan headquarters in New York

    JPMorgan profit beat eases fear of slowing economy

    JPMorgan Chase & Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday, as higher interest income and gains in the bank's advisory and ...