Russian Ruble Crisis Spreads To US
December 17 2014 4:48 PM
Even as the Russian ruble appeared to rebound after a sharp decline, the ripple effects of the crisis will be widespread.
Cheap Crude Oil Slams Currencies, Stocks
December 16 2014 2:23 PM
The most dramatic example is the Russian ruble, which hit a record low Tuesday, in part because of rising pressure on the oil-dependent economy.
Marriage, Children, Pope Francis And The Global Economy
December 14 2014 10:14 AM
Could what Pope Francis calls the "culture of temporary" be driving a restructuring of the family unit and the economy?
G-20 Aims To Boost Its GDP 2% By 2018
November 16 2014 10:27 AM
A European Union-U.S. free-trade agreement could be one factor in G-20 growth between now and then.
Argentina Seeks Domestic Lenders In $1 Billion Bond Sale
October 17 2014 10:16 PM
After years of economic woe, Argentina has announced another domestic bond sale this year that it hopes will raise $1 billion.
Baja Braces For Second Hurricane In Three Weeks
October 04 2014 4:32 PM
Major Hurricane Simon looms as Mexico's Baja California is still cleaning up from Hurricane Odile.
US, Brazil To Resolve Trade Dispute Over Cotton Subsidies
October 01 2014 2:10 AM
In 2002, Brazil filed a complaint in the World Trade Organization against U.S. trade subsidies, stating they were against global trade rules.
Argentinian Peso Fall May Have Silver Lining
September 26 2014 6:09 AM
The decline of the Argentinian peso versus the dollar could have a silver lining for Argentinian farmers and exporters.
Argentina Facing Grim Economic Outlook
September 26 2014 5:45 AM
Economists say the official data on the Argentinian economy is once again looking untrustworthy.
What's Bothering Your Country? Here Are The Top Economic Concerns Around The World [MAP]
September 09 2014 4:59 PM
In 18 of 25 emerging markets, citizens say rising prices are 'gravest' economic concern.
Farmers 'Ready to Fight' Against Mexico's 'Mega-Airport'
September 06 2014 2:05 PM
Mexico hopes a new $9.2 billion airport will become Latin America's biggest travel hub. But the plans are opening up old wounds.
Brazil's Economy In Recession For First Time In 5 Years
August 29 2014 1:08 PM
Investment and government spending are falling as consumer spending remains weak in Latin America's largest economy.
Burger King Poll: Will You Boycott If Company Moves To Canada?
August 26 2014 11:41 AM
Weigh in here with your opinion on Burger King's planned move to Canada.
Fed Interest Rate Policy Making Economists Nervous
August 17 2014 4:56 PM
Economists hope the Federal Reserve doesn't wait too long before it starts raising interest rates.
Brazil’s World Cup Hangover: A Shrinking Economy
August 15 2014 2:53 PM
June numbers from the central bank are the latest sign that Latin America's largest economy is slipping into recession.
A Man, A Plan And A World Transformed
August 15 2014 9:15 AM
The Panama Canal, which opened 100 years ago, shortened shipping times dramatically and transformed global trade routes forever.
Cheapest Gas In The World, But Not For Long
August 13 2014 9:03 AM
Venezuela's dirt-cheap gas is economically unsustainable, but many Venezuelans consider it a birthright.
WTO Warns Failure Of Global Customs Deal Could Affect Other Talks
August 12 2014 12:29 AM
Late last month, India torpedoed a deal to simplify, standardize and streamline the rules for shipping goods across borders.
Russia's Food Import Ban Will Lead To Winners And Losers
August 08 2014 7:19 PM
As the ban rolls out, nations not affected by the prohibition have an opportunity to step in and fill the gap left behind by economic giants.
Brazil Exports First Tactical Drone
August 04 2014 9:28 AM
FT Sistemas S.A. says it’s sending the Horus FT-100 Mini-UAV to an unnamed buyer across the Atlantic.