Trump, Kim share smiles, dinner before nuke talks

HANOI, Vietnam | FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim…

Trump touts prosperity, but is that what North Korea wants?

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump‘s message to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has…

Rubio warns Venezuela regime in jab at critics over tweets

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, a fierce critic of Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro, warned…

Trump says denuclearization means economic growth for NKorea

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump says Vietnam, the site of his second round of…

FRANKFURT, Germany | European Central Bank concerned by economic slowdown

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Top officials of the European Central Bank worried at their last meeting…

MADRID | Spanish economy up 0.6 percent in third quarter of 2018

MADRID  — Spain’s national statistics office says that the country’s economy grew 0.6 percent in the…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s ‘record’ poverty drop, Flynn’s lies

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump is spreading misinformation about U.S. economic growth, the Russia investigation and the…

WASHINGTON | Trump’s new Africa strategy takes sharp aim at China, Russia

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration on Thursday announced a sharp refocus of its Africa strategy to counter…

FRANKFURT, Germany | European Central Bank ends stimulus despite growth worries

FRANKFURT, Germany — The European Central Bank is halting the stimulus program that for almost four…

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Economists say Trump off on tariffs’ impact

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump promised on Twitter that tariffs would maximize the country’s economic heft…

BUCHAREST, Romania | Romania celebrates 100th birthday amid rule of law concerns

BUCHAREST, Romania — Thousands have turned out to celebrate 100 years since Romania became a modern-day…

United States | YSEALI Celebrates Fifth Anniversary With Summit Focused on Innovation, Economic Growth

United States – Alumni of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) and young American entrepreneurs…

WASHINGTON | Trump calls Federal Reserve ‘much bigger problem than China’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he thinks the Federal Reserve’s policies are a greater threat…

WASHINGTON | US consumer confidence slips in November but is still strong

WASHINGTON— U.S. consumer confidence slipped this month but remains strong. The Conference Board, a business research…

TAIPEI, Taiwan | China’s pressure on Tsai weighs on local Taiwan elections

TAIPEI, Taiwan — China’s pressure campaign looms large as Taiwan holds local elections Saturday in what…

FRANKFURT, Germany | Oil plunge could help consumers; Trump tweets ‘Enjoy!’

FRANKFURT, Germany — Holiday shoppers should enjoy more spending power thanks to the recent sharp drop…

HONG KONG | Hong Kong economy cools as trade tension mounts

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s economic growth slowed in the latest quarter and the government warned…

BEIJING | Asian stocks sink after Wall Street tech sell-off

BEIJING  — Asian stocks sank Tuesday after a tech sell-off dragged Wall Street lower. KEEPING SCORE:…

WASHINGTON | US services firms’ growth slipped in Oct. after record Sept.

WASHINGTON — U.S. services firms expanded at a slightly slower rate in October, after achieving a…

NEW YORK | Stocks end a strong week with losses as Apple shares skid

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks slipped Friday as Apple absorbed its worst loss in more than…

United States | Panama’s Independence Day

 United States – On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I extend…

THE HAGUE, Netherlands | European tech leaders warn against EU digital services tax

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — A group of technology company chiefs is warning that a digital services…

BRUSSELS | Eurozone growth slows to its lowest level in 4 years

BRUSSELS— Official figures show that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone slowed in the third quarter…

WASHINGTON | US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

WASHINGTON — U.S. home sales fell for the sixth straight month in September, a sign that…

BEIJING | Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street skids, China slows

BEIJING — Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street declined on losses for tech…

BEIJING | Asian stocks tumble after Wall Street skids, China slows

BEIJING — Asian stock markets sank Friday after Wall Street declined on losses for tech and…

TOKYO | Asian stocks slip on continuing global trade worries

TOKYO— Asian stocks slipped Monday, as investor worries continued about global trade tensions and prospects for…

BERLIN | German government cuts growth forecast amid trade tensions

BERLIN — The German government has cut its forecast for the country’s economic growth this year…

SINGAPORE | Global markets tumble ahead of US data; tech stocks fall

SINGAPORE — European markets sank in early trading Thursday ahead of U.S. inflation data that may…

SINGAPORE | Losses on Wall Street ripple through Asia; stocks slump

SINGAPORE — Asian markets were broadly lower on Thursday after Wall Street slumped on a heavy…