[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump, who has decried the relative loftiness of US interest rates compared to rates in nations that compete with the United States in global markets, said on...

[WELLINGTON] San Francisco Federal Reserve President Mary Daly on Thursday said she is in a "watch and see" mode as she assesses the need for another US interest-rate cut for an economy that has "...

[WASHINGTON] The US Federal Reserve will remain flexible and interest rates will not be on a "preset course" despite persistent risks from trade uncertainty and weak global growth, the central...

[WASHINGTON] Economists at Barclays PLC this week revised their outlook for central bank rates and growth across major economies and now project three additional quarter-point cuts by the Federal...

[NEW YORK] Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren on Monday signaled no willingness to support further interest rate cuts, saying that US economic conditions are still good and that...

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump attacked Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell again on Wednesday, saying the central bank's newly-announced small cut in interest rates was not enough.

[WASHINGTON] The US Federal Reserve, under intense pressure from Donald Trump to stimulate the economy, produced on Wednesday the first interest rate cut in more than a decade but struggled to...

[WASHINGTON] The Federal Reserve is walking a tight rope of competing economic forces but is set on Wednesday to rejoin the central banks worldwide that are easing access to credit to keep growth...

[WASHINGTON] The Federal Reserve opened a two-day policy meeting on Tuesday, poised to cut the key US lending rate for the first time in more than a decade amid rising economic uncertainties.

[WASHINGTON] The Federal Reserve is set to "vaccinate" the US economy against a slowdown with the first interest rate cut in a decade, but the decision has been made more difficult by unrelenting...