Argentina

10 destinations to visit in September

In the northern hemisphere, September is one of the best months to travel.<p>School's back which means family-saturated European destinations will be …

Lifestyle (UK)

U.S. proposals to drop trade barriers taken seriously by allies: Mnuchin

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday that G7 industrial powers were taking seriously his call for them to drop tariffs, non-tariff trade barriers and subsidies and added the Trump administration would press these issues in upcoming talks with the European …

Economy

Trade war is now a reality, says French finance minister, as G20 countries meet

The reality of a trade war has arrived, according to Bruno Le Maire, the French finance minister, speaking as G20 ministers gathered for a summit in Argentina.<p>He said the US trade policy of unilateral tariffs was based on the "law of the jungle" as he pushed back against the demands of Donald …

Economy

Europe Faces Test of Unity as Critical U.S. Trade Talks Near

Leaders from the European Union voiced support for a unified position in confronting the U.S. over trade, even as two of its largest members differed …

European Union

G-20 calls for more dialogue on rising trade tensions

The world's top financial officials meeting in Argentina's capital on Sunday called for more dialogue on trade disputes that threaten global economic …

Economy

G-20 warns 'heightened trade and geopolitical tensions' pose risks to growth

BUENOS AIRES (AFP) - Group of 20 (G-20) finance ministers warned on Sunday (July 22) that "heightened trade and geopolitical tensions" posed risks to …

Economy

G20 finance ministers expose schism in global trade | Financial Times

The schism in global trade relations was laid bare at a meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bank governors in Argentina over the weekend, …

Economy

G-20 Meeting Ends With Little Progress on Tariffs

Both the U.S. and EU insist that their conditions for trade talks must be met as leaders seek to resolve tensions.<p>BUENOS AIRES—The finance ministers and central bankers of the G-20 group of countries ended their meeting here with little progress on resolving global trade tensions sparked by …

Globalization

Oil prices mixed as G20 warns of risks to growth

© Reuters. Oil barrels are pictured at the site of Canadian group Vermilion Energy in Parentis-en-Born<p>TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices were mixed on …

Commodities

China Unites BRICS to Fight Against Protectionism, Trade War

China has rallied the support of the biggest developing economies to push back against protectionism as U.S. President Donald Trump threatens to …

BRICS

G20 leaders recognise trade tensions, call for dialogue

Buenos Aires, July 23 (IANS) The last session of the G20's Third Meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors has taken place here, with …

Economy

Turkish finance minister says he will not fight markets...

Turkish finance minister says he will not fight markets -media<p>ANKARA, July 22 (Reuters) - Turkey will not fight with markets but instead pursue a …

Central Banks

Trade War Not Impacting Economy But Poses Threat, Spain Says

Spain hasn’t seen the global trade war hurting domestic companies, but it has begun to study the impact because the disputes may pose a threat to …

Economy

Meet Vue Vixens

It’s my great honor and pleasure to formally introduce to the world a program, project, and community, Vue Vixens! We are also very happy to launch …

PlayStation Vue

G20 warns that trade tensions are hindering worldwide growth

At a finance ministers' summit, the group issued a statement calling for dialogue over economy-killing trade disputes. The US reportedly tried to woo …

Economy

DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to September 28

July 23 (Reuters) -<p>For other diaries, please see:<p>Top Economic Events<p>Emerging Markets Economic Events<p>Government Debt Auctions<p>Political and General News<p>U.S. Federal Reserve<p>Today in Washington —————————————————————————————- This Diary is filed daily. Indicates new events …

Reserve Bank of Australia

Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day

<i>Want to receive this post in your inbox every morning? Sign up here</i><p>The world’s biggest economies warn of fallout from the trade war, which threatens …

Economy

World digest: July 22, 2018

GROUP OF 20<p>Financial officials urge more trade dialogue<p>The world’s top financial officials meeting in Argentina’s capital on Sunday called for more dialogue on trade disputes that threaten global economic growth.<p>The two-day gathering of Group of 20 finance ministers and central bankers in Buenos …

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

Fears of Currency War Ease After Mnuchin's Two Days in Argentina

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin landed in Buenos Aires for a summit on Friday with the risk of a currency war in the air. He left two days later …

Economy

Mnuchin Sees No Chance for Currency War Despite Trump Tweets

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says there’s no chance of a currency war erupting.<p>When asked whether investors should be concerned about the …

Donald Trump

India updates WTO on food subsidies for 2nd time in 3 months

US claims India has already breached WTO’s permissible limit of food subsidies. Photo: AFP<p><b>New Delhi:</b> India has updated data on its food subsidies to …

India

Theresa May to send ministers across EU to sell Brexit plan | Financial Times

UK prime minister Theresa May will this week send cabinet ministers across the EU to sell her Chequers Brexit compromise plan, despite warnings from …

Free Trade

Still Watching Men Burn: Fighting The PTSD War

Overview<p>Still Watching Men Burn: Fighting The PTSD War by Tony McNally<p>British soldier Tony McNally had a vital job in the Falklands - as a Rapier …

Mental Health

G20 ministers call for greater dialogue amid tensions over trade

Finance ministers and central bankers from the world’s largest economies said on Sunday that heightened trade and geopolitical tensions risk derailing global growth and called for greater dialogue, according to the final communique of a G20 meeting.<p>The weekend talks in Buenos Aires come amid an …

Economy

Merkel's Biggest German Ally Could One Day Be Her Biggest Threat

In Germany’s year of political turmoil, Finance Minister Olaf Scholz is emerging as a surprise winner.<p>With his pro-European convictions and …

Europe

G-20 leaders: We need to ‘step up dialogue’ on trade

Officials at the Group of 20 (G-20) summit in Argentina will reportedly vow Sunday to increase dialogue amid escalating trade disputes between the …

Economy

G-20 Finance Chiefs Warn Trade Tensions Threaten Global Growth – Bloomberg

G-20 Finance Chiefs Warn Trade Tensions Threaten Global Growth<p>G-20 Finance Chiefs Warn Trade Tensions Threaten Global Growth<p>G-20 Finance Chiefs Warn …

Economy

Seoul asks US for car tariff exemption

South Korea has asked the United States to exempt its vehicles from the new 25 per cent tariffs Washington is planning to impose on imported vehicles …

Tariffs

UPDATE 1-Turkish finance minister says he will not fight markets -media

(Recasts, adds quotes)<p>ANKARA, July 22 (Reuters) - Turkey will not fight with markets but instead pursue a win-win relationship with them while ensuring Turkey has an effective central bank, Finance Minister Berat Albayrak was quoted as saying on Sunday.<p>Concerns about the central bank’s independence …

Economics

Seoul asks Washington to exempt S. Korean vehicles from new tariffs

Seoul, July 22 (IANS) South Korea has asked the US to exempt its vehicles from the new 25 per cent tariffs Washington is planning to impose on …

Tariffs