Moody’s threatens Italy downgrade on new coalition spending plans

MILAN, May 25 (Reuters) – Credit rating agency Moody’s said on Friday it may downgrade.

UPDATE 1-Italy’s PM-designate still stymied over economy minister pick

* League, 5-Star hold line on Savona as economy minister * Conte appears unable to.

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EU budget chief warns new Italian government on debt

BERLIN (AP) — The European Union’s budget commissioner says he hopes Italy’s prospective new government.

Still some significant issues to a new NAFTA

Earlier Monday on CNBC, Sen. John Barrasso brought up the idea of a scaled-back deal,.

We’ve made ‘very meaningful progress’ with China on trade

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin put a positive face on the state of U.S.-China trade negotiations,.

Fed indicates it will let inflation run above 2 percent goal for ‘temporary period’

“Symmetric” was mentioned at least nine times in the minutes. The Fed’s preferred inflation gauge,.

US weekly jobless claims total 234,000, vs 220,000 expected

New applications for U.S. unemployment benefits increased more than expected last week, but remained below.

Fed’s Kaplan sees 4 or so more hikes before central bank finishes

The Federal Reserve needs to raise interest rates about four more times before it reaches.

Existing home sales drop 2.5 percent in April

U.S. home sales dropped more than expected in April as a shortage of properties for.