Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lashed out at the United States for pursuing double standards toward the Islamic Republic, saying new regulations adopted by the White House would only worsen economic terrorism targeting the Iranian people.
Italy’s economic outlook is growing dimmer, adding pressure on the government to deliver on its tricky promise of an expansionary budget while setting aside billions to avoid a planned increase in sales-tax.
French private sector economic activity grew more slowly than forecast in September, according to closely watched survey of executives that found the country’s manufacturing sector was hit by a fall in export business.
Momentum in German exports slowed in the first half of 2019 and abruptly reversed in June, data showed on Friday, adding to signs of broad-based weakness in an economy increasingly relying on domestic demand to eke out even meager growth.
Euro zone economic sentiment continued to worsen as expected in July on less optimistic industry, services, retail trade and construction and inflation expectations among companies as consumers decreased as well, data showed on Tuesday.
Tanzania’s economic growth slowed to 6.6 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019 from 7.5 percent in the same period a year earlier, official data showed on Sunday, weighed down by softer construction, agriculture and manufacturing activity.
A global economic growth rut risks deepening, despite expectations that major central banks will cut rates or ease policy further, according to Reuters polls of over 500 economists who remain worried about the US-China trade war.