Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
The price of broiler chicken went up in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday due to a supply shortage of the item, traders said....
Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
Family members of Carlos Ghosn, the auto executive jailed in Japan on financial misconduct allegations, have entered an apartment he used in Rio de Janeiro and removed items, according to Nissan....
Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
China pressed on with its trade war truce with the United States on Friday, announcing it will suspend extra tariffs added to US-made cars and auto parts for three months from January 1.
Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
The risk of a US recession in the next two years has risen to 40 per cent, according to a Reuters poll of economists who also found a significant shift in expectations toward fewer Federal Reserve interest rate rises next year....
Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
China’s November retail sales grew at their weakest pace since 2003 and industrial output rose the least in nearly three years as the economy lost further momentum, heaping pressure on Beijing to defuse its trade dispute with the United States....
Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
Global trade war fears and disruptions caused by anti-government protests in France pushed business growth in the eurozone to a four-year low in December, an influential survey showed Friday, raising concerns the region’s economy might stall....
Reuters . Mumbai | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
The board of the Reserve Bank of India said on Friday it had deliberated on the governance framework of the central bank and decided the matter requires ‘further examination’....
Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on December 15, 2018
Britain’s departure from the European Union will hit some German businesses harder than others, but should not have a serious impact on the overall economy, the head of Germany’s BDA employers’ organisation said on Friday....