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China’s economy worsens in July

Industrial growth at 17-year low BEIJING: China’s economy stumbled more sharply than expected in July, with industrial output growth cooling to a more than 17-year low, as the intensifying US…

Gold hits over six-year peak

BENGALURU: Gold prices scaled their highest in more than six years yesterday, as concerns around protests in Hong Kong and an Argentine currency crash amid fears of global economic slowdown,…

S’pore cuts 2019 growth forecast

SINGAPORE: Singapore slashed its full-year economic growth forecast yesterday as global conditions were seen worsening and data confirmed the slowest growth rate in a decade amid mounting fears of recession…