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Following the last inversion of the US Treasury yield curve, long term Treasury yields have again dipped below those of a shorter duration, triggering alarm bells.
WILL the green shoots of stabilisation wilt in the wake of growing concerns over the spread of the China coronavirus?
With world markets rallying to record highs, what is it that will stop this momentum forward? Geopolitics has surfaced in a big way, right at the beginning of the year, with the US killing of top Iranian military commander Qassem Soleimani in a drone attack.
Much hope is pinned on some emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs) to provide the boost to world growth but can they deliver on this?
THE outlook for the global economy may be improving slightly, at least in the first half of 2020, but storm clouds remain.
Waning momentum in the economy may be buoyed by the US consumers as job growth continues to surge but downside risks remain.
A rebound in new business orders and manufacturing has led to hopes for continuous expansion in the US economy, which is on course for a slowdown.
PARIS (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron's blunt diagnosis that NATO is "brain dead" has upset other Europeans, but that's a risk the French president is prepared to take if it stops them turning a blind eye to an ever more dangerous world, officials in Paris say.
Stop the trade war, should be the call not just from 37 top economists but all who view the disastrous impact this year-long quarrel has had on the global economy.