economy
NEW YORK—The dollar edged higher and global equity markets rallied to fresh highs on Friday after a U.S. ...
11 days ago
News Analysis The term ‘decoupling’ has gained significance in 2019. On the surface, it’s used to describe the ...
31 days ago
President Donald Trump hailed rising wages and job growth in a speech on Tuesday, saying that the “war ...
2 months ago
The U.S. economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter as a further contraction in business investment ...
3 months ago
US Economy a ‘Bright Spot’ in Global Outlook
3 months ago

Economists showed that China's economic growth is expected to slow to a near 30-year low of 6.2 percent ...
3 months ago
White House chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Sept. 13 that the U.S. economy was now on the ...
4 months ago
More than 1.2 million American households moved to above $50,000 in annual income between 2016 and 2018, according ...
4 months ago

Hiring by U.S. employers was slower but steady in August, and hourly pay jumped—trends that should sustain the ...
4 months ago
U.S. employers sharply stepped up their hiring in June, adding a robust 224,000 jobs.
7 months ago
U.S. private employers added 102,000 jobs in June, below economists' expectations, a report by a payrolls processor showed ...
7 months ago

U.S. job growth slowed sharply in May and wages rose less than expected, according to the Labor Department's ...
7 months ago
The government reported on May 30 that gross domestic product (GDP) increased at a 3.1 percent annualized rate ...
8 months ago
Confidence in U.S. economic conditions increased in May, recovering from a dip at the beginning of the year. ...
8 months ago

The United States Steel Corporation announced that they will invest more than $1 billion into constructing cutting edge facilities in western ...
9 months ago
A recent national bipartisan poll has found that a majority of voters approve of the way President Donald ...
9 months ago
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell by 8,000 in the week ending April 6. The ...
9 months ago

OTTAWA—The Canadian economy unexpectedly shed 7,200 jobs in March, its first decline in seven months, Statistics Canada data showed on ...
10 months ago
The Reserve Bank struck a cautious note in keeping the official cash rate at a record low of ...
10 months ago
WASHINGTON— China has made unprecedented proposals in talks with the United States on a range of issues including ...
10 months ago

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump said on March 22 that he will nominate Stephen Moore, a conservative economic analyst, to fill ...
10 months ago
President Donald Trump's approval rating on his handling of the economy reached the highest point in his presidency, ...
11 months ago
Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe Lowe doesn't expect the reported blocking of Australian coal imports at a ...
11 months ago

LONDON—The British economy has not had a worse year since the global financial crisis and Brexit uncertainty is ...
11 months ago
LONDON—Britain's economy grew at its weakest pace in half a year in the three months to November as ...
12 months ago
BEIJING—Growth in China's vast manufacturing sector stalled for the first time in over two years in November as ...
1 year ago

TOKYO—Japan's factory output grew the most in October since 2015, rebounding from a fall in the prior month ...
1 year ago
Manufacturers face significant challenges to business growth due to the shortage of skilled workers, one of the largest ...
1 year ago
KUALA LUMPUR—Malaysia's Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng said on Oct. 9 that maintaining earlier fiscal targets would be ...
1 year ago

TOKYO— The Canadian dollar and the Mexican peso rose and Japanese shares hit 27-year highs on Oct. 1 ...
1 year ago