'Recession is in the air': German economy stagnates in second quarter
The war in Ukraine, the pandemic and supply disruptions have brought Europe's largest economy to the edge of a downturn.
The looming international recession
An economic recession is underway in the international economy which over-aggressive monetary policy could make worse, extending it to an international financial crisis from which no country can be insulated.
'Doesn't sound like a recession': Biden optimistic despite economy contracting
The president's approval rating has fallen to a record low of 36%, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling, with the economy listed at the top of voters' concerns as higher grocery, gas and housing bills mount.
From burgers to gadgets, stressed consumers buy cheap
Investors are closely watching second quarter corporate results for signs economies are headed toward recession.
IMF cuts global growth forecasts, warns high inflation threatens recession
Global real GDP growth will slow to 3.2% in 2022 from a forecast of 3.6% issued in April, the IMF says.
Euro strikes dollar parity as eurozone recession fears mount
The European single currency hit exactly one dollar – its lowest level since December 2002 – before rising to US$1.0023.
Markets fluctuate, oil falls again as recession warnings build
Soaring prices and central banks' battle to rein them in have sent a chill through global trading floors this year, while investors are also having to deal with the uncertainty wrought by the Ukraine war and patchy pandemic recovery.
Germany risks recession as Russian gas crisis deepens
The EU relied on Russia for as much as 40% of its gas needs before the war - rising to 55% for Germany - leaving a huge gap to fill in an already tight global gas market.
White House says concerned about recession but US economy strong
Core parts of the world's largest economy 'remain in good shape', including the labour market and consumer spending.
Survey shows most global CEOs expect recession
Some 15% of the 750 executives, including nearly 450 CEOs, in Asia, Europe and North America, 'say their region is already in recession'.
Britons feel the pinch as cost-of-living crisis bites
Britain's economy is already showing signs of slowing, with fears it could now slip into recession later this year as the cost-of-living crisis bites.
The Covid-19 recession: Rough times for young Malaysians
The Covid-19 recession of 2020 and the continuing travails of 2021 have compounded the already difficult conditions for young workers and fresh graduates.