Economy & Business

President and CEO of Formula 1 Chase Carey, left, Hanoi Mayor Nguyen Duc Chung, second from left and two other officials watch…
The organizer of international car racing expects the circuit to be finished in Hanoi next month and its first Grand Prix in April
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Wed, 12/11/2019 - 05:14
House Democrats Announce Support for New North American Trade Deal
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says that House Democrats have reached agreement with the Trump administration on a new and revised North American trade deal now known as USMCA. The agreement on the pact's final terms came after more than two years of talks to revise the original free trade accord, known as NAFTA. Pelosi's announcement came on the same day that Democratic lawmakers announced articles of impeachment against President Trump. Mariama Diallo reports.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, on…
House Speaker says pact is a significant improvement over original North American Free Trade Agreement and over first White House proposal
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 13:14
World Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo speaks at a news conference after a two-day General Council…
Its policymaking arm has been crippled for years over internal disagreements, and now its enforcement arm, a seven-judge panel known as the Appellate Body, is about to wither away because of vacancies
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 15:54
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un cuts a ribbon during a ceremony for the completion of the Yangdok County Hot Spring Cultural…
The tourism complex also has an equestrian park for children and adults to ride horses
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 04:20
Argentina's incoming Economy Minister Martin Guzman watches Argentina's President-elect Alberto Fernandez before he announces his cabinet, ahead of taking office on Dec. 10, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Dec. 6, 2019.
Reaction occurs in first session since President-elect Alberto Fernandez named debt restructuring expert Martin Guzman as economy minister, the central figure in a cabinet that will start serving after Tuesday's inauguration
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Mon, 12/09/2019 - 20:36
Trump Relies on Strong US Economy in Reelection Bid
As 2019 draws to a close, the U.S. economy is posting strong numbers, capping a remarkable 11-year streak of expansion. President Donald Trump argues that's why he deserves to win reelection in 2020. But as VOA's Ardita Dunellari explains, there are dangers ahead that could rattle both the economy and the president's reelection message.