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The Great Depression: what was it and how did it start?
The Great Depression
In Depth

The Great Depression: what was it and how did it start?

International Monetary Fund warns of worst depression since 1930s due to coronavirus shock
14 Apr 2020
WTO reports sharp downturn in global trade forecasts
QINGDAO, CHINA - MAY 28: Aerial view of containers sitting stacked at Qingdao Port on May 28, 2019 in Qingdao, Shandong Province of China. (Photo by Han Jiajun/Visual China Group via Getty Im
In Depth

WTO reports sharp downturn in global trade forecasts

Slowdown blamed primarily on US-China trade war, as well as Brexit and changes in monetary policy
2 Oct 2019
Today’s front pages: Doris Day, wealth gap and Jeremy Kyle
Today's newspaper front pages
In Depth

Today’s front pages: Doris Day, wealth gap and Jeremy Kyle

A round up of the headlines from UK newspapers on 14 May
14 May 2019
Trump tweets put China trade talks in doubt
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In Brief

Trump tweets put China trade talks in doubt

Global markets plunge after US president ramps up rhetoric ahead of Wednesday’s meeting
7 May 2019
Why Donald Trump is slapping the EU with £8bn tariffs
Airbus
In Depth

Why Donald Trump is slapping the EU with £8bn tariffs

White House announces retaliatory measures for ‘harmful’ subsidies to European aircraft manufacturer Airbus
9 Apr 2019
China rules out currency devaluation to boost global trade
100 yuan notes depicting Chairman Mao
In Brief

China rules out currency devaluation to boost global trade

Chinese premier says Beijing will not actively weaken the yuan to encourage exports despite looming trade-war
20 Sep 2018
US-China trade war: tariffs kick in
US tariffs
In Depth

US-China trade war: tariffs kick in

Chinese state media accuses Trump of acting like a ‘hoodlum’ as steep trade levies come into effect
6 Jul 2018

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