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Lebanese vote in first general election in nine years

Lebanese vote in first general election in nine years

Voters queued at polling stations across Lebanon on Sunday to take part in its first general election in nine years - an event seen as important for economic stability but unlikely to upset the overall balance of power.

Trade 'tensions' threaten global economic stability, IMF warns

Trade 'tensions' threaten global economic stability, IMF warns

The International Monetary Fund foresees strong, stable growth in the world economy for 2018-19 but is warning that a souring political climate for trade could weaken one of the engines of global prosperity ...