China made a fresh push for its yuan currency to be included in the International Monetary Fund's benchmark currency basket on Friday and argued that recent reforms put it closer to qualifying.
LIMA: Finance ministers from the world's leading economies gave the green light on Friday to a new plan to crack down on tax evasion by multi-national corporations which costs countries at least $100 billion a year.
British construction output fell in a rainy August at its sharpest rate since late 2012, adding to signs that overall UK economic growth slowed in the third quarter, official data showed yesterday.
Lima: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Saturday warned that a sharp economic slowdown in China would hit not only the world's second largest economy but the rest of the Asia-Pacific region hard.
Miners have been propelled to their biggest gains for six years as Glencore slashed zinc production by a third and the bond giant Pimco called the end of the rout in global commodity prices.