World Bank head calls for capital boost

Extra funds needed to meet UN goals amid global slowdown

EM turmoil risks turning into global downturn

Power of central banks to restore demand questioned

Italy defends EU tariff use against China

Debate comes over whether to label China a ‘market economy’

Poverty ‘down by a quarter’ since 2012

200m people now above a new line of $1.90 a day, says World Bank

Growth fears top World Bank/IMF agenda

Brexit watchers focus on Conservative party conference

Volkswagen’s threat to the German model

Berlin’s over-reliance on cars is a silly strategy, much like Britain’s dependence on finance

Monetary policy decisions to include BoE

Fed keeping rates on hold is likely to be point of discussion

Growth shows clear signs of slowdown

Commodity shock is redistributing activity from commodity producers and to commodity consumers

Thai economic tsar hopes for hit sequel

Military junta drafts in former ally of arch-enemy Thaksin to work magic on growth and rural incomes

Indonesia Inc faces $42bn refinance bill

Steep fall in rupiah magnifies foreign currency lending

Park youth jobs fund stokes S Korean angst

Fund derided as “example of a policy initiative just to show off”

Grexit and China fears drain confidence

Fund sales in Europe and the US faltered in the second quarter

Obama says Congress risks hurting economy

US has five weeks to raise $18tn US debt ceiling

EM vs DM: not obsolete after all

There are good reasons to lump countries together, argues the IIF

Eight ministers axed in Rousseff reshuffle

President shares out posts among allies in face of impeachment threat

Carney is wrong on our fossil fuels need

Central bankers are not there to create despair

India bends to call for climate action

New Delhi finally sets out plans for UN summit on global warming

A walk on Mars is a step to the stars

This could be the first move to exploring our solar system

Enter job search