With little fanfare, global growth looks to have quietly peaked in the last few months. And, while the world economy in aggregate remains healthy and signs of slippage are so far modest, there are strong reasons to expect the momentum shift to gain further pace in the coming months, according to QNB
Whether you are a football fan or not, the FIFA World Cup cannot pass you by. The sporting event which attracts over three billion viewers worldwide and around three million attendees is a spectacle which brings people together, young and old, as they passionately support their home nation.
Doha Bank has been awarded ‘Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year’ in the ‘Wholesale Banking’ category at the Asian Banking and Finance (ABF) Awards 2018 in Singapore.
Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda issued a plea yesterday for leaders of major economies to step back from a tariff war, and said stable currency markets were to everyone’s benefit.
After raising the white flag in the battle with Walt Disney Co for the bulk of Rupert Murdoch’s media empire, Comcast Corp chief executive officer Brian Roberts has one last prize to fight for: the British pay-TV company Sky Plc.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned world economic leaders yesterday that a recent wave of trade tariffs would significantly harm global growth, a day after US President Donald Trump threatened a major escalation in a dispute with China.
Big companies in the United States from Amazon.com to Toyota Motor Corp and Alcoa Corp are working to counter the effect of the Trump administration’s trade policies and to head off new tariffs.
Use of “golden shares” to be extended; initiative targets rising investments from US, China; proposals part of a wider protectionist trend; legislation to be debated in the autumn
China’s options to support an economy threatened by the escalating trade war with the US go beyond simple monetary easing.
India has recommended imposing a 25% safeguard duty on solar cells from China and Malaysia, saying the overseas supplies have caused or threatened “serious injury” to domestic manufacturers.