18 April 2019
South Africa’s central bank says it’s premature to claim victory in the war against inflation and sees price growth stabilising at 4.5 percent only by the end of 2021.
White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump says her father asked her if she was interested in taking the job of World Bank chief but she passed on it. In an AP interview, the president's daughter said she was happy with her current role.
Losses were heavier in Asia, where South Korean shares led the decline as issues with a new Samsung phone weighed on the biggest stock in the main index.