UN lowers global economic growth forecasts for 2019-2020
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. says it is lowering its forecasts for global economic growth in 2019 and 2020 as a result of high trade tensions, uncertainty over economic policies and softening business confidence. In its mid-year report Tuesday on economic prospects, the U.N. said that following an expansion of 3% in 2018, the […]
Orders for U.S.-made goods fell more than expected in April, providing further evidence that the economy was slowing after a growth spurt in the first quarter. According to Reuters, the manufacturing sector accounts for about 12% of the U.S. economy. Currently, manufacturing is being squeezed by...
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