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The FINANCIAL -- Americans have remained upbeat about the economy for 24 straight weeks, though their current level of confidence is lower than it was earlier in the year. Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index stood at +7 last week, generally in line with readings since the November presidential election. However, it is below the +16 score observed in early March and similar high scores in late ...

The FINANCIAL -- Conversations about political issues at work are on the rise. Nearly six in 10 U.S. workers say that the people around them have been discussing political issues more often over the ...

The FINANCIAL -- With the first round of voting in France's presidential election only a few days away, as they have for the past several years, more than four in 10 French adults in 2016 lacked ...

The FINANCIAL -- Protests in Russia last month highlight the growing frustration many Russians have with endemic corruption and the increasingly worse inequality they see in their ...

The FINANCIAL -- Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili paid a two-day official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran on April 22-23, where he held talks with President Hassan Rouhani, Vice-President ...