- China tries to quell fears of more big devaluations Updated: Aug-13-15 1:16 am
BEIJING - China tried Thursday to quell fears its yuan would fall further, saying it is close to market levels following declines that sparked fears of a "currency war" if other governments respond by pushing down their own exchange rates.
- Ukraine calls on Russia to negotiate end to war in east Updated: Aug-01-15 1:11 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Ukraine's foreign minister is calling on Russia to come to "real negotiations" about a cease-fire and stabilization in Ukraine's war-torn east which will require fair elections that are internationally monitored.
- IMF's Lagarde: World economy fragile, faces downside risks Updated: Jul-29-15 11:13 am
WASHINGTON - International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde says the world economy is recovering but fragile and "faces some downside risks."