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    Fitch Ratings said the response by the government of Turkey to a sharp depreciation in the country's currency was "incomplete." The credit appraiser's report, published on Friday, showed downbeat expectations as investo...

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    The University of Michigan measured a downward shift in consumer morale from July. The report published on Friday shows preliminary data took the headline index, used in calculations of benchmark macroeconomic projections for the United ...

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    The annual inflation rate in the euro area to 2.1% in July compared to June when it stood at 2%, the statistical office of the European Union, Eurostat, said on Friday. Meanwhile, the inflation rate in the entire of the European Union (E...

  • US hoping for NAFTA talks breakthrough this week
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    The United States is hoping to reach "a breakthrough" in NAFTA negotiations within the next couple of days, Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer stated on Thursday.

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  • Turkey will overcome financial crisis - FinMin
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    Turkey's Minister of Finance and Treasury Berat Albayrak said on Thursday that the country will come out stronger after the current period of volatility is over. "We are experiencing unfavorable conditions, but we will overcome,...

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    Larry Kudlow, director of the White House's National Economic Council, praised on Thursday the decision by the government in Beijing to send a high-ranking delegation for trade negotiations. He stressed, in an interview with CNBC, th...

  • Trump praises US economy, boasts worker protection
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    United States President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday, praising the state of the domestic economy and the dollar. The president also noted that the US has been paying more attention to its labor market, ensuring better protect...

  • US housing starts fall 0.9% in July
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    Housing starts in the United States fell 0.9% to a seasonally adjusted rate of 1,168,000 in July compared to June's revised level of 1,158,000, the US Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development announced on Thursda...

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    Initial jobless claims in the United States for the seven days through August 11 decreased by 2,000 to 212,000, after an upward revision of 1,000 for the previous week's revised level, the Department of Labor said on Thursday. The fo...