A plunge in exports and the worst growth rates for a decade have fueled concerns about the outlook for Singapore's economy, with analysts saying the figures offer a warning that Asia is heading for a slowdown as China-US tensions bite.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the latest Wall Street firm to issue a warning about a stock-market correction. The benchmark S&P 500 hasn't seen a correction, defined as a 10-percent sell-off, in more than two years, Business Insider wrote.
Tens of thousands of 'ghost' refugees who have been trapped in the desert along Jordan’s border with Syria for more than two months face food and water shortages and are at risk of epidemics, aid workers say.
Foreign diplomats are expressing alarm to US government officials about what they say are inflammatory and insulting public statements by Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump, according to senior US officials.