US economy

Donald Trump’s skilled immigrant visa ban hits Brits
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In Brief

Donald Trump’s skilled immigrant visa ban hits Brits

US president has suspended entry to skilled workers including bankers, IT experts and doctors
24 Jun 2020
US economy nosedives with worst yet to come
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 28:A man takes a photograph on the Brooklyn Bridge during the coronavirus pandemic on April 28, 2020 in New York City. COVID-19 has spread to most countries around
In Depth

US economy nosedives with worst yet to come

Current figures do not take April into account, and as such do not show the effect of much of the economic shutdown
30 Apr 2020
US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal in five points
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US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal in five points

The agreement may cool if not stop the economic war between the two superpowers
15 Jan 2020
US government shutdown: what is behind the stalemate?
US Congress
In Brief

US government shutdown: what is behind the stalemate?

Senate votes today on temporarily restoring federal funding in order to end impasse
22 Jan 2018
Trump in China for talks amid North Korea tensions
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In Brief

Trump in China for talks amid North Korea tensions

US president to pressure Pyongyang over trade sanctions
8 Nov 2017
Jerome Powell tipped as next Federal Reserve chairman
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Jerome Powell tipped as next Federal Reserve chairman

US media buzzing with speculation as Trump prepares official announcement
2 Nov 2017
US economic data to be reviewed after Q1 dip revised
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US economic data to be reviewed after Q1 dip revised

Higher consumer spending cited for improved figures, but concerns about methodology remain
25 Jun 2015

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