Embattled mining giant Glencore says it is slashing its zinc production in reaction to a 30% plummet in the commodity’s price in the past few months.
Central banks in the UK and the US “need to be courageous” and raise rates, says former Bank of England policymaker Andrew Sentance.
The head of the International Monetary Fund tells the BBC that the outlook for China, the world’s second-largest economy, is not all “doom and gloom”.
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