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.
China Will Be World’s Largest Economy In 2024
September 08 2014 12:20 AM
Chinese consumer spending is forecast to grow at an annual average rate of 7.7 percent in real terms during the next decade.
AK-47 Manufacturer To Double Arms Production
September 05 2014 4:46 AM
Russia's largest arms manufacturer, which increased production five-fold this year, is now on a U.S. sanctions list.
JPMorgan Data Breach Traced Back To Russia
September 04 2014 7:24 AM
Weeks after the breach was discovered, investigators have traced the re-routed data to a Russian city, according to a Bloomberg report.
China’s Role In Fighting Ebola
September 03 2014 3:28 PM
Chinese companies have made massive investments in some of the countries most affected by Ebola.
Ebola's Expanding Reach: Africa Outbreak Slows Thai Rice Shipments
September 03 2014 2:06 PM
Thailand's rice industry, already hurt by internal politics, is having trouble exporting to West Africa.
Tuna Stock In Pacific Dangerously Low
September 03 2014 2:39 AM
Pacific Bluefin and BigEye tuna stocks have fallen sharply, forcing regulatory bodies to enforce fishing restrictions to help stocks recover.
China Losing Its Sheen For Foreign Companies, Report Says
September 02 2014 5:09 AM
Nearly half of all respondents in a survey of U.S. businesses said foreign firms were being singled out in a government crackdown.
Massive Pipeline May Ease Sting Of Sanctions On Russia
September 01 2014 11:48 AM
Russia and China launched construction of an almost-2,500-mile natural-gas pipeline between themselves Monday.
Japan Aims To Double India Investment In 5 Years
September 01 2014 12:33 AM
Modi and Abe are also likely to agree to speed up talks on a nuclear energy pact, according to the Nikkei.
New Sanctions Anger Iranian Officials
August 31 2014 2:49 PM
Iranian officials condemned latest round of U.S. sanctions, saying they call talks on Iran's nuclear program into question.
China's Falling Housing Prices Spur Protests
August 27 2014 1:49 PM
Homeowner demonstrations in Shanghai and Jinan illustrate just how dangerous falling housing prices are to Communist Party control.
China Company Constructing 3D-Printed Houses
August 22 2014 10:11 PM
One Chinese company is using 3D printing to build houses. But it may be too early to say the construction revolution has truly arrived.
Tibet's Environmental Double-Whammy
August 20 2014 1:20 PM
While the "Third Pole" melts at an alarming rate, the region is also amidst a pollution crisis. A disruption of life for billions is at stake.
Japan To Resume Export Of Fukushima Rice: Report
August 19 2014 7:51 AM
Before the Fukushima nuclear disaster, more than 100 tons of rice, peaches and apples were being exported annually from the prefecture.
China Making Big Semiconductor Design Push: Report
August 18 2014 3:58 AM
The Chinese government plans to invest as much as $170 billion over the next five to 10 years in the industry, according to a McKinsey report.
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.
Can Chinese Backer Of Nicaragua's Canal Get It Done?
August 15 2014 2:52 PM
The man behind the $50 billion project designed to revitalize Nicaragua's economy remains a mystery.
Will Nicaragua's Canal Sink Or Swim?
August 15 2014 2:47 PM
A century after the Panama Canal opened, a potential rival emerges. But it's far from certain the Nicaragua Canal will work, or even exist.
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.