Economic News (3rd Party)

Jordan’s PM submits resignation after protests, source says

Jordan’s PM submits resignation after protests, source says

Published 04/06/2018

AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan’s Prime Minister Hani Mulki submitted his resignation to King Abdullah on Monday, an official source said, to soothe widespread anger over [more…]

China says in principle door is open to talks with U.S. on trade

China says in principle door is open to talks with U.S. on trade

Published 04/06/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s door to talks is open in principle, the country’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday, a day after Beijing warned that any [more…]

Germany’s FDP joins far right in seeking parliamentary inquiry on…

Germany’s FDP joins far right in seeking parliamentary inquiry on…

Published 04/06/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s opposition Free Democrats joined the far right on Monday in calling for a parliamentary inquiry into Chancellor Angela’s migrant policy and [more…]

Jordanian PM resigns after protests: official source

Jordanian PM resigns after protests: official source

Published 04/06/2018

AMMAN (Reuters) - Hani Mulki resigned from his post as Jordan’s prime minister in a meeting with King Abdullah on Monday, an official source said, [more…]

Jordan police: protests against price hikes under control

Jordan police: protests against price hikes under control

Published 04/06/2018

AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan’s police chief said security forces had detained 60 people for breaking the law during major protests over tax hikes in recent [more…]

Germany’s Merkel, ECB’s Draghi exchange views

Germany’s Merkel, ECB’s Draghi exchange views

Published 04/06/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchanged views with European Central Bank President Mario Draghi on Monday, her spokesman said, as part of her [more…]

Jordanians renew protests against IMF driven-tax hikes

Jordanians renew protests against IMF driven-tax hikes

Published 04/06/2018

AMMAN (Reuters) - Hundreds of Jordanians took to the streets of the capital Amman on Sunday in a fourth day of nightly protests against IMF-backed [more…]

Net exports help Greek economic recovery gain traction in first…

Net exports help Greek economic recovery gain traction in first…

Published 04/06/2018

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece’s economy grew for a fifth straight quarter in January-to-March and at a faster pace than in the previous three months, helped [more…]

Summer of discontent? Events in June that could shake markets

Summer of discontent? Events in June that could shake markets

Published 04/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - May was a manic month for markets but brace yourself for June. An unprecedented summit between North Korea and the United States [more…]