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OECD lowers global growth forecast for 2019

Business / Economy Nov 21, 2018

OECD lowers global growth forecast for 2019

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development lowered on Wednesday its projection for global economic growth next year, citing headwinds including the ongoing trade dispute between the United States and China. Worldwide gross domestic product is expected to grow a real 3.5 percent in 2019, ...

Most Japan firms remain wary of Trump policy after midterm polls

Business Nov 7, 2018

Most Japan firms remain wary of Trump policy after midterm polls

Most Japanese companies remained cautious Wednesday about the outlook for their U.S. operations after the midterm elections, seeing little possibility of change in President Donald Trump's protectionist policy. "I presume that the impact on the Japanese economy would be very small," Akio Mimura, chairman of ...