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US heading for shallow recession, no respite yet from rate hikes: Reuters poll

US heading for shallow recession, no respite yet from rate hikes: Reuters poll

BENGALURU, Dec 9 (Reuters) – The U.S. economy is heading for a short and shallow recession over the coming year, according to economists polled by Reuters who unanimously expected the Federal Reserve to US opts for a lower interest rate hike of 50 basis points in December. 14. The Fed still has at least half …

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Reaction to China's easing of COVID restrictions in major policy shift

Reaction to China’s easing of COVID restrictions in major policy shift

Dec 7 (Reuters) – China on Wednesday announced the most sweeping changes to its strict zero COVID policy since the pandemic began three years ago, easing rules that had curbed the spread of the virus but had hobbled the world’s second-largest economy worldwide and sparked protests. The easing of rules, which include allowing infected people …

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US Job Openings Fall in October;  labor market still tight

US Job Openings Fall in October; labor market still tight

Job postings fall by 353,000 to 10.3 million in October Third-quarter GDP growth revised to 2.9% from 2.6% Consumer, business and export spending matters for upgrading Goods trade deficit widens 7.7% in October WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – U.S. job vacancies fell in October but remained significantly elevated, indicating continued resilience in the labor market …

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