[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.

[BUENOS AIRES] Global trade conflicts triggered by the protectionist policies of US President Donald Trump are set to dominate this weekend's meeting of Group of 20 finance ministers in Buenos...

EDITORIAL

IN the years from the end of 2008's US sub-prime crisis up to February 2018, US stocks rose in a virtual straight line because of expectations that unprecedented central bank easing would...

THE global economy's upswing showed signs of strain in March as a drop in momentum at businesses from Japan to the euro region underscored the world's vulnerability to confidence shocks...

THIS WEEK'S TOPIC: Has the headline economic growth optimism filtered down to the business bottom line?...