Transcript of AP interview with Ryan

WASHINGTON (AP) — A transcript of an interview Wednesday with House Speaker Paul Ryan by The Associated Press. AP: Hi, I'm Julie Pace, Washington bureau chief for The Associated Pres...

Transcript of AP interview with Ryan

WASHINGTON (AP) — A transcript of an interview Wednesday with House Speaker Paul Ryan by The Associated Press. AP: Hi, I'm Julie Pace, Washington bureau chief for The Associated Pres...

Taiwan's export orders set record high in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the global economy had shown a stable recovery, Taiwan’s export orders set a record high in August since September 2014, reaching US$27.7 billion and with ov...

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ Sept. 6 The New York Times on Donald Trump's strategy on North Korea: ...

US factory orders tumbled in July

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders at U.S. factories tumbled in July, dragged down by a sharp fall in orders for civilian aircraft. The Commerce Departments reports that factory orders decline...

A brief explainer on the BRICS summit in China's Xiamen

BEIJING (AP) — As China prepares to host next week's summit of leaders from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, some are questioning whether the club of fast-developing nations is viable an...

Hot topic of next Fed chair not on program at Jackson Hole

JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) — This year's gathering of the world's central bankers had a theme as lofty as the Grant Teton Mountains which loomed over their meeting place — "Fostering a Dynamic Global ...

Draghi urges cooperation to combat anti-globalization

JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) — Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, said Friday that the global economy is strengthening but warned that countries must work together to resist a growing...

Yellen defends bank regulations passed after 2008 crisis

JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday emphatically defended the web of regulations the Fed helped enact after the 2008 financial crisis, saying it helped restore th...

Business Highlights

___ Gas prices rise, flights stall as Hurricane Harvey nears DALLAS (AP) — Refinery operators along the Texas Gulf Coast are hunkering down for Hurricane Harvey, wh...

Draghi urges cooperation to combat anti-globalization

JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) — European Central Bank President Mario Draghi says the global economy is strengthening but warns that countries must work together to resist a growing backlash against open...

A puzzle for central bankers: Solid growth but low inflation

JACKSON HOLE, Wyoming (AP) — Against a backdrop of strengthening growth but chronically low inflation, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and other central bankers are taking their measure of the glob...

Asian markets mixed as Jackson Hole in focus

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed on Thursday as worries about the U.S. political uncertainty resurfaced while investors were waiting for the upcoming speeches by the world's to...

Warming Arctic spurs battles for riches, shipping routes

LANCASTER SOUND, Nunavut (AP) — From a distance, the northern shores of Baffin Island in the Arctic appear barren — a craggy world of snow-capped peaks and glaciers surrounded by a sea of floating ice...

NAFTA negotiations could mark end of era for Mexican exports

MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump's push to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement is putting Mexico in a tough spot, threatening the system that has helped turn the country into ...