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    US posts slowest growth since 2011

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:32pm on January 27, 2017

    The US economy slowed sharply in the final three months of the year, the slowest pace since 2011, the Commerce Department reported on Friday...

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    Trump may restrict refugees, Muslim visitors

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:31am on January 27, 2017

    President Donald Trump is reportedly poised on Thursday to suspend the US refugee programme for four months and halt visas for travellers from seven Muslim...

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    Trump to unveil immigration, visa restrictions

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:57am on January 26, 2017

    President Donald Trump will sign executive orders starting Wednesday restricting refugees, visas and immigration, making good on his signature campaign pledges, US media reported...

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    Trump security adviser probed for Russia links: WSJ

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:08am on January 24, 2017

    A top military counsel to president Donald Trump is under scrutiny by US counterintelligence agents who have probed the new national security adviser’s communications with...

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    Trump dumps TPP trade deal

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:50am on January 24, 2017

    President Donald Trump moved Monday to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, making good on a pledge to scrap a deal he...

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    Trump slams US media

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:57am on January 23, 2017

    Donald Trump and his chief spokesman launched an unprecedented assault on the media Saturday for a US president’s first full day in office, accusing reporters...

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    Trump says he may scrap Russia sanctions

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:50am on January 15, 2017

    President-elect Donald Trump has hinted that he may lift sanctions on Russia and won’t stand by the ‘One China’ policy unless Beijing improves its currency...

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    Amazon to deliver 1 lakh new US jobs

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:17pm on January 13, 2017

    Amazon on Thursday unveiled plans to create 1,00,000 US jobs over the next 18 months, as president-elect Donald Trump presses the business world to boost...

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    Pentagon chief pick sounds alarm on Russia, China

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:11am on January 13, 2017

    James Mattis, president-elect Donald Trump’s pick for US defence secretary, Thursday accused Russia of trying to break up NATO and said China was destroying trust...

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    Uncertainty over Trump policy clouds global outlook: WB

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:18pm on January 11, 2017

    The World Bank on Tuesday pared back its global growth estimate for 2017, but uncertainty about the economic policies of US president-elect Donald Trump is...

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