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    China’s manufacturing weakens in June amid trade tensions

    July 3, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Beijing – China’s manufacturing activity decelerated in June as U.S.-Chinese trade tensions added to concern the economy is cooling due to tighter government controls on lending, a survey showed Saturday. The National Statistics Bureau’s purchasing managers’ index declined to 51.5

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    IMF: A major trade rift could imperil solid global economy

    April 17, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday that rising trade tensions between the United States and China risk undermining a global economy that the IMF believes should otherwise grow solidly this year. The lending agency has kept its forecast

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    IMF Outlook Canada forecast revised

    January 22, 2018 by The Canadian Press

    Washington – The International Monetary Fund is raising its estimate for economic growth in Canada this year. The think tank says it now projects Canada’s economy will grow 2.3 per cent this year, up from an estimate of 2.1 per

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    Canada expected to have the second-fastest growth among the G7

    January 16, 2017 by The Canadian Press

    Washington, Wash. – The International Monetary Fund says uncertainty surrounding the incoming Donald Trump administration in the United States is making it difficult to forecast how the global economy will perform this year. But the Washington-based IMF says it estimates