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Chinese Q3 growth hits 9-year low as debt, trade row drag

(UPDATED) Analysts say the slowing growth could prompt an end to Beijing's fiscal prudence

(UPDATED) Analysts say the slowing growth could prompt an end to Beijing's fiscal

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Chinese Q3 growth hits 9-year low as debt, trade row drag

(UPDATED) This is beyond the 4.8% to 5.2% range estimated by the government for the ...

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Inflation rises to 6.2% in Q3 2018

The US Treasury refrains from escalating a fight over China's currency as US President ...

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China not manipulating currency but lacks transparency, U.S. says

According to the report, the number of poor worldwide is still 'unacceptably high,' while ...

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Nearly half the world lives on less than $5.50 a day – World Bank

The Philippines lags in police services, infrastructure, and ease of doing business, but ...

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Philippines' crime, infra among worst globally – World Economic Forum

Felipe Medalla says the high inflation figure reflects the elevated prices of cigarettes ...

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Philippines' high inflation also good, says Bangko Sentral official

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says they revised the economic outlook to reflect ...

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Inflation up, GDP down: Economic managers revise PH outlook

The world economy is still growing but faces an 'unprecedented' combination of threats, ...

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Seeds of next global financial crisis being sown, top officials warn

The central bank says the higher foreign direct investment inflows in July reflect the ...

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Foreign direct investments soar in July 2018 despite economic tensions

The Philippines' trade gap swells to $26 billion year-to-date, 65% higher than the ...

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China is top PH trade partner in August 2018