[SINGAPORE] Global economic risks may have risen but there's no need to overreact just yet, said Singapore's central bank chief Ravi Menon...

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the world economy is plateauing as the lender cut its growth forecast for the first time in more than two years, blaming escalating trade tensions and...

[ZURICH] The Bank of International Settlements said on Sunday the global economy risked a "relapse" of the crisis that rocked it a decade ago, warning there was little "medicine"...

[BERLIN] Governments cannot completely prevent a repeat of events like the 2008 global financial crisis even though regulations have been tightened since the collapse of Lehman Brothers a decade ago...

[PARIS] Too much debt has made the world's financial system as vulnerable as it was 10 years ago, Europe's top central banker during the 2008 global meltdown has warned as he looks back on...

THE TENTH anniversary of the height of the international financial crisis, considered by many economists to have been the worst since the Great Depression of the 1930s, is fast approaching. A decade...

[TOKYO] Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said on Friday that he wanted the Group of 20 meetings in Osaka next year to focus on identifying problems in the global economy before they could worsen.

[FRANKFURT] The US would probably benefit from a sharp slowdown in China's economy even as the rest of the world suffers, according to calculations by Germany's Bundesbank...

[OTTAWA, Canada] Finance ministers and central bankers from the top 20 economies of the world on Sunday ended two days of talks in Buenos Aires. They began against a backdrop of concern with a...

[BUENOS AIRES] The Group of 20 leading economies made a plea on Sunday for more dialogue to defuse rising trade tensions that are becoming a risk to global growth.