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The huge protests filling the streets of Hong Kong matter not just for China. Their impact on Australian jobs and wellbeing is profound.
The Australian economy has been dealt another blow, with a major bank declaring the retail sector is “clearly in recession”.
Economists warn Australia is heading to a recession next year after its economy slowed to its weakest level since the tail of the Global Financial Crisis.
A deal President Donald Trump made with Mexico was shrouded in secrecy — until a talented White House photographer got this photo.
Residents of this territory were so outraged that one million people took to the streets in protest. China’s response was chilling.
Donald Trump is drawing out the US-China trade war, saying he won’t decide whether to impose more tariffs on Chinese goods until after the G20.