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  1. Chinese President Xi Jinping says his Belt and Road Initiative will create a 'good investment

    Commentary: The Belt and Road Initiative may be a debt trap – for China

    As the Chinese economy slows down, it is worth rethinking the pace, scope, and scale of the BRI, says MIT Sloan School of Management’s Yasheng Huang.
  2. Mnuchin warned that Washington would press on with tariffs if a deal could not be reached

    US leaves door open to China on trade talks at G20

    The United States is open to further negotiations with China on their ongoing trade battle but any potential deal will wait until the two leaders ...
  3. 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 ...
  4. Angry Birds maker Rovio walked on air in its stock market debut

    Commentary: Face it. Low growth is the world’s ‘new mediocre’

    Investors’ latest love affair with equity markets may continue this year, but the prospects for global growth looks bleak, says Nouriel Roubini.
  5. FILE PHOTO:  A man looks on in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerag

    Asia stocks hover below nine month peak after Wall Street stalls

    Asian stocks hovered below a nine-month peak on Tuesday after disappointing bank earnings dented Wall Street, though recent signs the global ...
  6. Japan salarymen

    Commentary: The low-growth trap Japan is stuck in is spreading across the world

    We must recognise that the hurdles are a lot less technical, and a lot more political, says Mohamed A El-Erian
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    Germany's Scholz: Must avoid escalation in EU-US trade dispute

  8. Global stock markets have been roiled by the concerns over the consequences of the US-China trade

    Commentary: Why the US Fed is unlikely to raise interest rates in 2019

    The US Federal Reserve has a new policy - of targeting average inflation over the course of the business cycle, says New York University's Nouriel ...
  9. China's national flag flutters on the Chinese side of the banks of the Tumen river

    Commentary: China's spectacular performance might be coming to an end

    Replicating the success of other high-growth economies is about to become far harder, says Financial Times' Martin Wolf.
  10. FILE PHOTO - The trading floor of Frankfurt's stock exchange is pictured after the last tradin

    World stocks nurse a New Year's hangover as growth worries persist

    World shares started 2019 on a downbeat note, oil prices and bond yields slid, and the Japanese yen strengthened on Wednesday as data from China ...