President Trump in a July phone call repeatedly pressured the president of Ukraine to investigate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son, urging Volodymyr Zelensky about eight times to work with Rudy Giuliani, his personal lawyer, on a...
Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro’s stumbling response to the fires in the Amazon rainforest raises an important question: Are right-wing nationalists more inclined than other politicians toward denying the existence of global warming?
(Bloomberg) -- Terms of Trade is a daily newsletter that untangles a world embroiled in trade wars. Sign up here. Sweden’s Social Democrat-led government is sticking to a surplus regime even as the labor market is showing signs of a rapid...
Getting a fresh tomato to Britain from Sicily involves dozens of people, transfer stops, several truck trips and two boat rides. Brexit uncertainty could mean days-long border delays — and rotten produce.
For years, China has been one of the world’s fastest growing sources of outward foreign direct investment (FDI). In 2016, China invested $46 billion into the United States and $41 billion into the European Union. Total outward FDI exceeded $200...
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Bank reserves are normally obscure, even to bankers and professional investors. But this week, they hit the news when a shortage of them caused a key measure of borrowing costs—known as the overnight repo rate—to spike.