Economy

Spain seeks to bring back people who left during crisis

Mar 22, 2019

Spain is trying to lure back home thousands of Spaniards who went abroad to find work when the country's economy went into a recent downturn

Italian move to join China's Belt and Road coup for Beijing

Mar 22, 2019

Despite criticisms, Beijing has been steadily racking up adherents to its Belt and Road initiative of building a vast network of ports, bridges and power plants linking China to Europe and beyond

EU seeks more 'balanced' economic relationship with China

Mar 22, 2019

European Union leaders worried about the growing power of China are devising plans to counter the ambitions of a country they describe as a "systemic rival."

Asian stocks stumble on doubts over US-China trade deal

Mar 22, 2019

Asian stocks retreat as caution sets in ahead of US-China talks in Beijing

North Korea, seeking food aid, links sanctions to shortages

Mar 22, 2019

While North Korean factories are churning out better and fancier foods and drinks, officials say the country could be on the verge of a major food shortage

Trump blames Fed for holding back economic growth in 2018

Mar 21, 2019

Trump blames Federal Reserve for holding back economic growth in 2018

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Mar 21, 2019

Technology companies powered a broad rally for U.S. stocks Thursday, snapping the market's two-day losing streak

The Latest: Levi Strauss public again, stock surges

Mar 21, 2019

Levi Strauss stock opens up 31 percent at $22.22 as the jean maker goes public again

Markets Right Now: Tech leads US stocks broadly higher

Mar 21, 2019

The stock market shook off two days of sluggish trading and closed broadly higher, led by gains in Apple and other big technology companies.

The Latest: Bombproof bunker deployed for Brexit planning

Mar 21, 2019

Britain's armed forces have set up a command post in a bombproof bunker beneath the building that houses U.K. Ministry of Defense to coordinate plans for the military's role in a possible no-deal Brexit