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Beijing officials have been worried since late last year that Donald Trump would follow-up his two-year China trade fight with a “financial war”. The(...)

US president Donald Trump says he is doing ‘very well’ with China. Photograph: Chris Kleponis/EPA

US president Donald Trump has said he will extend a deadline to escalate tariffs on Chinese imports, citing “substantial progress” in weekend talks be(...)

US President Donald Trump . Photograph:Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Donald Trump’s administration on Friday imposed new tariffs on $34bn of annual imports from China as the US president threatened to extend levies to (...)

International Monetary Fund  managing director Christine Lagarde: fund’s involvement in euro zone programmes had been a “qualified success” in the face of unprecedented systemic challenge. Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images

The IMF repeatedly succumbed to political pressure from European governments during the euro zone debt crisis, according to a damning internal report (...)

 International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde  with  India’s minister of state Jayant Sinha: “Monetary policy is needed but [it] cannot be the only game in town,” she told the Advancing Asia conference. Photograph:  Stephen Jaffe/IMF/Getty

Unconventional monetary policies of central banks in Europe and Japan received an endorsement from the International Monetary Fund yesterday, even as (...)