LONDON Oil prices fell more than 3 percent on Tuesday after official data showed China's giant manufacturing sector, the engine powering the world's biggest energy consumer, contracted at the fastest pace in three years.
The Committee to Protect Journalists is urging Chinese authorities to release a reporter accused of spreading false information on the country's stock market meltdown, calling it the latest act of media intimidation by President Xi Jinping's ...
German unemployment declined in August in a sign of confidence that Europe's largest economy will continue growing. Joblessness fell a seasonally-adjusted 7,000 to 2.79 million, the Federal Labor Agency in Nuremberg said on Tuesday.
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JAKARTA, Indonesia—IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Tuesday that the organization expects global economic growth to weaken and that Asia, while expected to lead growth, risks slowing further due to the recent volatility in financial markets.