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Stocks are rising as tepid Chinese growth has traders ‘baying for more stimulus’

China's economy grew 6.2% last quarter, its slowest pace in at least 27 years, raising hopes the government will ramp up its efforts to boost demand.

Prices in Venezuela rocketed 130,000% last year

Venezuela's central bank released its first inflation data since 2015, showing the dismal state of the economy. GDP fell at least 10% for 11 quarters.

A closely watched outlook just predicted US economic growth is about to crawl at a ‘near-recession pace’

The UCLA Anderson Forecast, a widely watched and often-cited economic outlook, says that US growth will slow to 1.7% in 2019, and 1.1% in 2020.

These 10 emerging markets will dominate the global economy in the next decade

Rankings of the biggest growth stars in emerging markets sees India take top spot in the next decade, according to Oxford Economics.

Global debt is not yet at financial crisis levels — but could be set for an explosion with China leading the way

Global debt is at significant levels but isn't high enough to draw comparisons with 2008 just yet though emerging markets are in a dangerous position.
The economy is slowing. But longer term, it may end up bouncing back.

Trump is winning the trade battle with China, but China could still win the war

China has been throwing all sorts of stimuli at its slowing economy to counteract President Donald Trump's trade war. In the long term, it could work.
A yellow vest protester in Paris.

The ‘yellow vest’ protests may be over, but the damage to France will rumble on

Weeks of protests by "yellow vests" in France have touched a nerve of discontent. The damage to the economy is apparent, and more is still to come.
President Donald Trump.

The solid GDP report is raising red flags on one of Trump’s signature promises about tax cuts

According to the GDP report, business investment showed signs of stalling even after the biggest corporate tax overhaul in 30 years.

US economy grows at fastest back-to-back pace in 4 years, boosted by solid consumer spending

The US economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter, boosted by consumer spending and business inventories.
US President Donald Trump takes part in a groundbreaking with Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (L) and Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou (R) during a visit to Foxconn's new site in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, U.S., June 28, 2018.

US economic growth in the 2nd quarter gets revised higher, remains strongest since 2014

The US economy in the second quarter grew even faster than had been previously estimated, according to Commerce Department report released Wednesday. Gross domestic product rose at an annual rate of 4.2%, its fastest since the third quarter of 2014.