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Tuesday May 18th, 2021 9:57AM

AP Business - Economy

Consumer prices jump 0.8% in April as worries escalate
U.S. consumer prices surge 0.8% in April, pushing the rise in inflation over the past year to the fastest rate in more than a decade, an acceleration that has stirred worries about rising inflation
8:48AM ( 6 days ago )
EU economy to expand, bouncing back from pandemic crisis
The European Union economy is set to bounce back strongly this year after the deep coronavirus recession and member states are forecast to regain lost ground by the end of next year
7:16AM ( 6 days ago )
Global stocks higher after Wall St falls on inflation fears
Global stock prices are mostly higher as investors look ahead to U.S. data they worry will show inflation picking up
5:11AM ( 6 days ago )
UK economy shrinks by only 1.5% in Q1 despite lockdown
Official figures show that the British economy contracted by 1.5% in the first quarter of 2021, a relatively modest contraction given that the country was in the midst of a strict lockdown to combat a second wave of the coronavirus
2:42AM ( 6 days ago )
UN raises global economic forecast to 5.4% growth in 2021
The United Nations has responded to the rebounding Chinese and U.S. economies by revising its global economic forecast upward to 5.4% for 2021
1:45AM ( 6 days ago )
Asian stocks follow Wall St lower on inflation fears
Asian stock markets are lower as investors look ahead to U.S. data they worry will show inflation picking up
1:35AM ( 6 days ago )
Asian stocks mixed after Wall St falls on inflation fears
Asian stock markets are lower as investors look ahead to U.S. data they worry will show inflation picking up
12:22AM ( 6 days ago )
The Latest: Oregon sets vaccination targets for reopening
Oregon's government has set vaccination targets that officials hope will lead to the reopening of the state’s economy
6:25PM ( 6 days ago )
Stocks pull back on Wall Street as inflation concerns grow
Stocks closed lower on Wall Street, led by banks, energy and industrial companies
5:31PM ( 6 days ago )
100 days in power, Myanmar junta holds pretense of control
One hundred days since their takeover, Myanmar’s ruling generals maintain just the pretense of control over the country
2:49PM ( 6 days ago )