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China Inflation Cools Further as Deflation Fears Rise

China Inflation Cools Further as Deflation Fears Rise

China’s consumer inflation continued its downward trend in June, rising just 0.2% year-on-year, according to data released Wednesday. That was lower than analysts’ expectations and adds to concerns about potential deflation in the world’s second-largest economy. A Reuters poll had forecast a 0.4% rise in consumer prices in June. Meanwhile, the producer price index, which…

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Trump-Influenced RNC Platform Emphasizes Social Security, Medicare, Softens Language on Abortion

Trump-Influenced RNC Platform Emphasizes Social Security, Medicare, Softens Language on Abortion

On Monday, the Republican National Committee (RNC) adopted a new platform, heavily influenced by former President Donald Trump. The revised platform introduces significant changes to previous GOP positions on marriage and abortion, while making ambitious economic promises. Key economic commitments include ending inflation, transforming the United States into a manufacturing powerhouse, and implementing deep tax…

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What does the future hold for France after these unexpected elections?

What does the future hold for France after these unexpected elections?

Instead of bringing clarity, the snap election called by French President Emmanuel Macron has created a complex situation that could take months to unravel. The snap election, intended to secure a stronger mandate for Macron’s government, has instead led to a fragmented political landscape, with no party securing a clear majority. The French electorate delivered…

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