Trade war imperils world growth, IMF warns

Business Jul 17, 2018

Trade war imperils world growth, IMF warns

Escalating trade tensions are threatening to derail a global upswing that is already losing momentum amid weaker than expected growth in Europe and Japan, warns the International Monetary Fund. The IMF kept its global forecast unchanged Monday in the latest update to its Global Economic ...

Business / Economy Jan 20, 2015

IMF cuts global projections, citing Japan and eurozone economies

The International Monetary Fund has cut its projections for global growth from earlier forecasts in October, citing factors such as weak investment. It also revised downward expectations for major economies such as the eurozone and Japan. The semiannual World Economic Outlook by the Washington-based lender ...

Business / Economy Sep 15, 2014

OECD cuts growth outlook for G-7, worried about eurozone

The OECD on Monday cut its economic outlook for the Group of Seven nations in 2014, including Japan, while expecting a moderate expansion to continue in most of the major economies. In its interim economic assessment report, the Paris-based organization also said the "most worrying ...