Australian PM meets with C bank chief as stimulus calls grow May 23, 2019 0 789 12345 SYDNEY: Prime Minister Scott Morrison meet with the country’s central bank chief on Wednesday to discuss the nation’s slowing economy as pressure grows for urgent fiscal stimulus.The meeting with Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Phillip Lowe was part of a scheduled post-election briefing, but the talks took on greater significance amid a steep slowdown in the A$1.9 trillion ($1.31 trillion) economy.Lowe said the RBA was considering cutting interest rates, the first cut in three years, to save an economy slowing due to sluggish spending and with lukewarm inflation. (REUTERS) Pages 123 RELATED ARTICLES Nine allies of Duterte among 12 newly elected senators May 23, 2019 0 916 Endangered bird returned to South Korean wild 40 years after extinction May 23, 2019 0 887 Six dead, 200 wounded in Indonesia’s post-poll riots May 23, 2019 0 385 Duterte orders tonnes of rotting garbage shipped back to Canada MANILA: President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered tonnes of garbage dumped in the Philippines years ago to be shipped back to Canada, his spokesman said on Wednesday, escalating a festering diplomatic row. Duterte’s .. UN urged to allow Taiwan journalists to cover WHO meet DPA Taipei Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has urged the United Nations to reverse a decision to deny Taiwanese journalists access to the annual conference of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Switzerland. “RSF .. North Korea hits out at ‘imbecile’ US ex-VP Biden AFP Seoul North Korean state media on Wednesday slammed former US vice president Joe Biden as an “imbecile” and a “fool of low IQ” after he criticised leader Kim Jong-un. Biden, who served two terms as President Barack ..