WASHINGTON - Janet Yellen says Federal Reserve policy makers need to look at a broader range of data to get a good handle on the job market.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China is planning a major expansion of its transport networks and urban infrastructure as it seeks to increase migration from rural to urban areas, lifting incomes and demand to drive continued economic growth.
Consumer confidence in the U.S. unexpectedly dropped in March to a four-month low, indicating household spending may be slow to pick up from a weather-related setback earlier this year.
BEIJING�China sent one of its strongest signals yet that it is pressing ahead on revamping its financial sector, despite a slowing economy, by further loosening its grip on the tightly tethered yuan.
Dubai has received a financial boost thanks to an agreement to refinance at preferential rates $20bn of bonds and loans owed to the central bank of the United Arab Emirates and its capital, Abu Dhabi.