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  1. FILE PHOTO: Pump jacks operate at sunset in an oil field in Midland

    Rising oil prices add to global economic strife

    Escalating tension in the Middle East is driving up oil prices, a huge import cost for many economies, putting more strain on global growth ...
  2. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Trade tensions push Wall St lower, rate cut hopes limit losses

    Wall Street was set to open slightly lower on Wednesday as worries of a protracted U.S.-China trade war was heightened by Washington's tough ...
  3. Workers load goods for export onto a crane at a port in Lianyungang

    Trump defends tariff strategy, China says 'not afraid' of trade war

    China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday that the government would respond with firm resolve if the United States insists on escalating trade ...
  4. An official of the National Migration Institute checks a passenger's ID as Mexican Marines kee

    Mexico holds off Trump's fire, but vulnerable to new pressure

    Mexico avoided the most extreme immigration concession sought by U.S. President Donald Trump in the deal reached to fend off threatened tariffs, ...
  5. China's Xi and Russia's Putin take part in economic forum

    Putin stands by China, criticises US, in trade, Huawei disputes

    Russian President Vladimir Putin warned the United States on Friday that what he described as unbridled economic egoism was a recipe for trade and ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A worker is seen among newly manufactured cars awaiting export at the port in Yokohama

    Trade war, tariffs pose risks to US and global growth: IMF, Fed officials

    Officials of the U.S. Federal Reserve and International Monetary Fund separately warned on Thursday that global trade tensions and rising tariffs ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Illustration picture showing U.S. dollar and China's yuan banknotes

    US-China trade war - the levers they can pull

    The escalating trade war between the United States and China has gone beyond tariffs as the countries increase pressure on each other to cede ground.
  8. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    Fed says contacts worry about trade war; economy growing modestly

    The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday reported that its contacts at companies across the country were worried that international trade tensions ...
  9. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell poses for photos with Fed Governor Lael Brainard at the Fede

    Fed policymakers promise response if US economy slows

    Signs that the economy is losing momentum hung over a Federal Reserve summit for a second straight day as policymakers hinted they would be ready ...