- How Migrant Workers Are Shaping The Economies Of Home Countries
February 26 2014 6:01 AM
More than 230 million people were living outside the countries of their birth in 2013. Many of them sent money home.
- Drugs And Money Laundering: Q&A With Former Fed Bob Mazur
February 26 2014 6:00 AM
Mazur is an outspoken critic of the way governments and banks combat money laundering, the drug cartels' lifeblood.
- Frontier Market Currencies 'Significantly Overvalued' [CHART]
February 25 2014 7:25 AM
And you'll never guess where the biggest overvaluation exists, which ran current account deficits of 12 percent to 40 percent of GDP.
- What's The Deal With The BRICS Development Bank?
February 25 2014 5:41 AM
In 2013, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa announced a plan to create a development bank, but progress has been slow.
- Report: Google Smartwatch Will Be Made By LG
February 24 2014 8:20 PM
Google is reportedly gearing up to release a smartwatch operating system, followed by a wearable product later this year.
- Next-Gen YotaPhone Sports Dual Touchscreen Displays
February 24 2014 3:05 PM
Yota announced at MWC 2014 that the latest YotaPhone release will spec a fully touchscreen e-Paper display and 5-inch 1080p screen.
- What's Next For Uganda's Gays After Repressive Bill Passes?
February 24 2014 1:48 PM
How will gay and lesbian Ugandans be affected after President Museveni signed a harsh anti-gay bill into law on Monday?
- The Lowdown On Firefox's $25 Phone
February 24 2014 1:11 PM
Mozilla has announced a project to produce a $25 smartphone for emerging markets; but how does it compare to others?
- Kenya's Donkey Meat - China's Hot New Import?
February 24 2014 12:51 PM
Kenya is getting it's first ever donkey meat slaughterhouse to feed the high demand coming from China.
- The Egyptian Stock Market Response, After Government Shake-Up
February 24 2014 10:39 AM
Markets in Egypt aren’t heavily impacted by the mass government resignations announced on Monday.
- A Steamy Debut For America's New Approach To Africa
February 21 2014 12:52 PM
President Obama's Power Africa initiative is just gearing up with a groundbreaking geothermal project in Ethiopia.
- Not Everyone Is Excited About Mugabe’s $600K Birthday Party
February 21 2014 11:50 AM
Some lifestyle tips from the man who once called himself “the Hitler of our time.”
- How Much Money Do International Immigrants In The US Send Home?
February 21 2014 7:44 AM
The amount of money flowing out of the U.S. in the form of remittances has almost tripled in the last 20 years.
- Libyan Military Plane Crash Kills 11 In Tunisia
February 21 2014 6:27 AM
Army units, medical personnel and civil protection services reportedly rushed to the scene to put out the fire and extract the bodies.
- WhatsApp’s Global Competitors
February 20 2014 8:41 PM
Mxit, Kik and Viber are just a few WhatsApp competitors gaining popularity in global markets.
- In Nigeria, Sanusi’s Ouster Fuels Worries About Corruption
February 20 2014 11:11 AM
Nigeria’s central bank governor has been dismissed after months of tension with the country's president over corruption allegations.
- Somaliland: An African Success Story
February 19 2014 2:22 PM
Somaliland is a haven of free-market policies and entrepreneurship.
- Why Private Equity Likes Africa
February 19 2014 12:37 PM
According to a new report from Ernst & Young, bigger private equity firms are taking notice of potential in African countries.
- Could Leicester Become UK’s First Asian-Majority City?
February 19 2014 10:38 AM
Leicester has the highest proportion of Indians or British Asians anywhere in the country.
- How Morocco Is Prospering As A Tourist Destination
February 19 2014 6:22 AM
As security concerns hurt tourism in much of North Africa, Morocco has emerged as the “safe” way to visit the region – and it's making the most of it.