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First it was the Federal Reserve. Now it’s the press. Trump wants someone to blame for recession concerns.
Wall Street in turmoil amid recession fears.
The outlook for large fund managers mirrors that of Bank of America's economics team, which recently forecasted a 1-in-3 chance of recession.
China recently allowed its currency to hit an 11-year-low, signaling renewed resilience in the trade conflict.
With the Dow hitting a record growth period in June, doomsayers are predicting that the US will fall into a recession within the next two years, taking global markets with it. But are they right?
Last week Stats SA announced the economy shrank by 3.2% in the first three months of the year, the biggest drop a decade.
All signs point to an imminent recession. While it is unlikely to reach the levels we saw during the 2008 financial crisis, the average investor will still be hard hit.
Around 10% of economists see a recession hitting this year, 42% see a recession in 2020, and 25% expect it to happen in 2021, the survey said.
The Rhine is crucial for German industry because it provides an avenue for the distribution of raw materials to German manufacturers.
The data on Germany's economy is so bad, some economists think it might be wrong.
'So far, US importers have shifted imports away from China to other countries such as Vietnam, Korea, Thailand, India and Mexico,' Maersk said.
Another day, another round of bad news highlighting the risk that the global economy is headed for a serious downturn.
GDP fell by 0.2% between April and June, the worst performance for seven years.
In the event of a "no-deal" Brexit, growth could drop to zero, according to the National Institute for Economic and Social Research.
The risk of a recession will only escalate if tariff threats that the US has used in its engagements with countries like China and Mexico escalate, says an economist.
The odds that the South African economy could experience a technical recession in 2019 are high, according to ratings agency Moody's.
Economists say the risks to the South African economy are so grim that the country is flirting with a fresh technical recession.
Italy's output contracted 0.2% in the fourth quarter, on the heels of a 0.1% drop in the previous quarter, statistics agency Istat said on Thursday.
Some 82% of chief financial officers in the US say they see a recession beginning by the end of 2020, while nearly half see it even earlier, by the end of 2019.
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