[WASHINGTON] US business optimism has fallen in recent weeks amid uncertainty over tariff disputes, rising interest rates and continued labor shortages, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.

THE US economic expansion rolled along and labour markets tightened in June and early July, even as tariffs heightened concern among manufacturers and boosted some producer prices, a Federal Reserve...

[WASHINGTON] Manufacturers across the United States are worried by President Donald Trump's trade policies, which many blame for higher prices and supply disruptions, according to a Federal...

TRADE uncertainties continue to cast a shadow on US businesses, but firms remain largely upbeat even amid a labour shortage that has forced more to raise wages, the Federal Reserve survey said...

"ROBUST" business borrowing, rising consumer spending, and tight labour markets indicate the US economy remains on track for continued growth, the Federal Reserve reported on Wednesday,...