Tuesday, 23 April 2019 10:44 WIB
The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan reconciliation, Zalmay Khalilzad, has set off on another regional trip that will also take him to Qatar for a new round of negotiations with the Taliban, aimed at finding a political end to the Afghan war.
The insurgent group was quick to welcome the announcement, saying it remains committed to the Afghan peace process with the United...
FISCAL & MONETARY
Thursday, 11 April 2019 01:43 WIB
The Federal Reserve™s decision in March to cease raising interest rates this year was driven by unease over the U.S. and global economies and surprisingly subdued inflation, according to minutes of the pivotal central bank meeting.
Last month the Fed junked previous plans to raise a key short-term U.S. interest twice more this year. Instead, Chairman Jerome Powell...