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Battle Lines Drawn at Davos Over Trade and Cooperation

Battle Lines Drawn at Davos Over Trade and Cooperation

AP News | Equities.com |

World leaders in favor of international cooperation and free trade struck back against the wave of populist nationalism that has featured more prominently than usual at Davos.


High Hopes: US, EU and UK All Aim for Trade Deals in 2020

AP News | Equities.com |

Britain could be a focal point as it leaves the EU on Jan. 31 and opens parallel trade discussions with the US and the EU.


Mnuchin Tells Davos US May Grow More Quickly in 2020 Than Projections

Reuters | Equities.com |

The Treasury Secretary pointed to the positive impact of trade deals and the possible return of Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft into service.


Davos: Han Zheng, China's Vice-Premier, Gives Special Address

World Economic Forum | Equities.com |

"The fundamental solution lies in building an inclusive and open world economy together."


Trump Lauds US Economy in Davos, Says Little on Climate Concerns

AP News | Equities.com |

“Today I’m proud to declare the United States is in the midst of an economic boom, the likes of which the world has never seen before."


World Risks 'Disaster' As Reuse of Natural Resources Declines

Thomson Reuters Foundation | Equities.com |

The proportion of raw materials the world is reusing has fallen, researchers at Circle Economy said on Tuesday.


Trump Heads to Davos on Eve of Senate Reconvening for Impeachment Trial

AP News | Equities.com |

Trump’s participation in the annual WEF will provide a conspicuous split-screen moment in a presidency familiar with them.


UNCDF: The Decade of Action & Action 2030

Equities Staff | Equities.com |

UNCDF brings sustainable development to those who need it the most.


China Well Placed for 2020 Growth, Says Ex-PBOC Deputy Governor

Reuters | Equities.com |

Ahead of Davos, Min Zhu said progress on solving the bruising trade war depends on the US.


IMF Trims Global Growth Forecasts

Reuters | Equities.com |

Global growth appears to have bottomed, but the IMF sees no immediate rebound.


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