Economic growth

FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2019, file photo specialist William Geier works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
October 18, 2019 - 11:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are slipping in midday trading on Wall Street Friday, weighed down by losses in technology companies. The market is still on track for its second weekly gain after three straight losing weeks. Investors are also absorbing the latest economic data showing that growth in China...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2019, file photo specialist William Geier works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Friday, Oct. 18. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
October 18, 2019 - 10:37 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are slipping in early trading on Wall Street Friday, weighed down by losses in technology companies. The market is still on track for its second weekly gain after three straight losing weeks. Investors are also absorbing the latest economic data showing that growth in China...
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A currency trader watches computer monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. Share prices retreated in Asia after China reported Friday that its economy grew at an annual rate of 6.0% in the latest quarter. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
October 18, 2019 - 8:08 am
BANGKOK (AP) — Global markets largely brushed off more disconcerting economic signals from China, which on Friday reported that its economy grew at its slowest pace in 26 years last quarter. The 6% growth pace China reported for July-September was worse than most economists were expecting,...
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FILE - In this May 14, 2019, fiel photo, containers are piled up at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China’s economic growth slowed to a 26-year low in the latest quarter as a tariff war with Washington weighed on exports and auto sales and other domestic activity weakened. The world’s second-largest economy expanded by 6.2 percent in the three months ending in September, down from the previous quarter’s 6 percent, data showed Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. (Chinatopix via AP, File)
October 18, 2019 - 7:05 am
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth sank to a new multi-decade low in the latest quarter as a trade war with Washington deepened a slump that is weighing on the global economy. Growth in the world's second-largest economy slipped to 6% in the three months ending in September, down from the...
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A currency trader watches computer monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. Share prices retreated in Asia after China reported Friday that its economy grew at an annual rate of 6.0% in the latest quarter. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)
October 18, 2019 - 4:22 am
BANGKOK (AP) — World share prices retreated after China reported Friday that its economy grew 6.0%, its slowest pace in 26 years, in the latest quarter. Britain's FTSE 100 edged 0.1% lower to 7,177.44 as Prime Minister Boris Johnson worked to persuade lawmakers to accept a newly struck deal for the...
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FILE - In this May 14, 2019, fiel photo, containers are piled up at a port in Qingdao in east China's Shandong province. China’s economic growth slowed to a 26-year low in the latest quarter as a tariff war with Washington weighed on exports and auto sales and other domestic activity weakened. The world’s second-largest economy expanded by 6.2 percent in the three months ending in September, down from the previous quarter’s 6 percent, data showed Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. (Chinatopix via AP, File)
October 17, 2019 - 11:04 pm
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth decelerated to a 26-year low in the latest quarter amid a tariff war with Washington, adding to deepening slump that is weighing on global growth. The world's second-largest economy expanded by 6% in the three months ending in September, down from the previous...
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October 17, 2019 - 10:34 pm
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth slowed to a 26-year low in the latest quarter as a tariff war with Washington weighed on exports and auto sales and other domestic activity weakened. The world's second-largest economy expanded by 6% in the three months ending in September, down from the...
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October 17, 2019 - 10:13 pm
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth slowed to 6% over a year ago in the latest quarter, its lowest level in at least 26 years, amid a tariff war with Washington and weakening domestic consumer demand. The figure reported Friday was down from the previous quarter's 6.2%. Chinese trade has...
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks during a news conference during the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
October 17, 2019 - 2:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund's new leader said Thursday that a trade truce between the United States and China could trim expected losses to the world economy but won't be enough to produce strong global growth. Before last week's tentative trade agreement, the IMF had...
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In this Sept. 23, 2019, photo shoppers examine refrigerators at a Home Depot store location, in Boston. On Wednesday, Oct. 16, the Commerce Department releases U.S. retail sales data for September. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
October 16, 2019 - 10:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Retail sales dropped in September by the largest amount in seven months, possibly signaling that rising trade tensions and turbulent markets are having an impact on consumer spending. Retail sales fell 0.3% last month following a 0.6% gain in August, the Commerce Department...
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