Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity





Morning briefing: China warns of damaged economic ties

1.China warned the U.S. Thursday that measures approved by American lawmakers to penalize governments that manipulate exchange rates violate free trade rules.

2. The finance ministers of 16 countries in Europe that use the euro gathered in Brussels to discuss penalties on countries that do not control debt. Inflation rose to 1.8 percent in September to near the European Central Bank's target.

3. Spain's government debt was downgraded by Moody's.

4. German's unemployment rate dipped to 7.2 percent in September from 7.6 the previous month as the economy strengthened.

5. China tightened limits on mortgage lending to try to cool its housing market.

By Ariana Eunjung Cha  | September 30, 2010; 9:15 AM ET
Categories:  *Morning briefing  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Economic agenda: Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010
Next: IMF argues no pain no gain in fiscal fitness

No comments have been posted to this entry.

Post a Comment

We encourage users to analyze, comment on and even challenge washingtonpost.com's articles, blogs, reviews and multimedia features.

User reviews and comments that include profanity or personal attacks or other inappropriate comments or material will be removed from the site. Additionally, entries that are unsigned or contain "signatures" by someone other than the actual author will be removed. Finally, we will take steps to block users who violate any of our posting standards, terms of use or privacy policies or any other policies governing this site. Please review the full rules governing commentaries and discussions.




characters remaining

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company