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U.S. weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall

WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market remains on solid footing...

U.S. tariffs on China are working, says U.S. Secretary of Commerce

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Tariffs are forcing China to pay attention to U.S. concerns, Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said in Sydney on Thursday. ...

U.S.-China made no progress in deputy-level trade talks: South China Morning...

(Reuters) - The United States and China made no progress in deputy-level trade talks held on Monday and Tuesday in Washington, the South China...

China lowers expectations for U.S. trade talks after blacklist: officials

BEIJING/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Surprised and upset by the U.S. blacklisting of Chinese companies, China has lowered expectations for significant progress from this week's trade...

Productivity stagnant despite global stimulus: WEF

LONDON (Reuters) - Economies around the world have failed to boost productivity levels despite $10 trillion of central bank stimulus unleashed since...

Fed’s Powell says U.S. expansion is ‘sustainable’

DENVER (Reuters) - Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday flagged openness to further rate cuts to fend off global economic risks, repeating that...

Powell: Time for Fed to expand balance sheet ‘now upon us’

(Reuters) - Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell on Tuesday flagged openness to further rate cuts amid global economic risks, and said the time to...

Weak U.S. producer inflation bolsters case for Fed rate cut

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. producer prices unexpectedly fell in September, leading to the smallest annual increase in nearly three years, likely giving the Federal...

Indexes tumble as visa restrictions fuel U.S.-China worries

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended down sharply and near the day's lows on Tuesday as news that the United States has imposed...

Shoemaker Vans treads warily as China fumes over Hong Kong protests

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. sports brand Vans has removed "a small number" of submissions in a sneaker design competition including one apparently giving a...