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Us House Prices To Rise At Twice The Speed Of Inflation And Pay Reuters Poll

– An acute shortage of affordable homes in the United States will continue over the coming year, according to a majority of property market analysts polled by...

Us Services Sector Activity Picks Up Job Openings At Record High

WASHINGTON – U.S. services sector activity accelerated in May, pointing to robust economic growth in the second quarter, but trade tariffs and a shortage of...

Weak Demand For Aircraft Hurts Us Factory Orders

WASHINGTON – New orders for U.S.-made goods fell more than expected in April, weighed down by declines in demand for transportation equipment and machinery, but...

Jordans King Replaces Pm To Subdue Protests

AMMAN/DUBAI – Jordan’s King Abdullah replaced his prime minister on Monday in a move to defuse the biggest protests in years over IMF-backed reforms that...

Jordans King Replaces Pm To Defuse Protests

AMMAN – Jordan’s King Abdullah on Monday asked Omar al-Razzaz, a former World Bank economist, to form a new government after Hani Mulki resigned as prime...

Jordans Pm Submits Resignation After Protests Source Says

AMMAN – Jordan’s Prime Minister Hani Mulki submitted his resignation to King Abdullah on Monday, an official source said, to soothe widespread anger over...

Jordans King Abdullah Expected To Ask Pm To Resign Political Sources

AMMAN – Jordan’s King Abdullah was expected on Monday to ask Prime Minister Hani Mulki to resign in a bid to soothe widespread anger over economic policies...

Jordanians Renew Protests Against Imf Driven-tax Hikes

AMMAN – Hundreds of Jordanians took to the streets of the capital Amman on Sunday in a fourth day of nightly protests against IMF-backed price increases that have...

Jordanian Pm Rejects Demands To Scrap Tax Law After Protests

AMMAN – Jordan’s prime minister refused to scrap an IMF-backed tax reform bill on Saturday that has sparked protests over price hikes, saying it was up to...

Jordan Unions Press On Demands To Scrap Tax Law After Protests

AMMAN – Jordanian unions and a majority of lawmakers said on Saturday they would press on with demands for the government to scrap a IMF-backed tax bill that...