UK’s teachers and civil servants join mass strike on ‘Walkout Wednesday’

Up to 500,000 people are expected to join the strike in the UK The government says…

France hit by new wave of strikes against Macron’s pension reform

The reform raises the retirement age from 62 to 64 Schools, transport networks, oil refineries were…

Emerging markets growth slowdown bottomed out in 2022, but risks remain -IMF

NEW YORK, Jan 30 (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund on Monday raised its forecast for…

Shares shaky as rate-hike week looms

Fed sees 25 bps hike, ECB and BoE 50 bps each Technology giants lead a host…

The mouse that roared: New Zealand and the world’s 2% inflation target

WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Jan 30 (Reuters) – More than 30 years ago, some relatively young central…

Exclusive: Top U.S. Treasury official to warn UAE, Turkey over sanctions evasion

WASHINGTON, Jan 28 (Reuters) – The head of the US Treasury Department on a trip to…

Pakistani rupee plummets as markets adjust to removal of unofficial controls

The biggest day in two decades is coming: analysts The Pakistani rupee has been in free…

Strong U.S. economic growth expected in fourth quarter, outlook darkening

Q4 GDP growth projected at 2.6% Strong consumer spending seen; to contribute in other areas Slight…

China’s open borders and push to stoke economy may revive dealmaking, advisers say

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE, Jan 26 (Reuters) – China’s reopened borders and renewed efforts to boost the faltering economy…

POLL Global 2023 economic view downgraded, at odds with market optimism

BENGALURU, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Global economic growth is expected to barely clear 2 percent this…