China’s Manufacturing Slows In October
October 31 2014 10:15 PM
The country’s Purchasing Managers Index came in at 50.8. Economists had expected better performance.
$75 Trillion Shadow Looms Over Global Economy
October 31 2014 6:55 AM
Unregulated entities have filled the vacuum left behind by shrinking banks that are coping with new regulations after the financial crisis.
BOJ Shocks Markets With Surprise Easing
October 31 2014 2:47 AM
The jolt from the BOJ came as the government signaled its readiness to ramp up spending to boost the economy.
What Comes Next For US Economy?
October 30 2014 2:02 PM
As quantitative easing comes to an end, many economists fear the U.S. economy hasn't returned to full strength — and may not be able to.
Why US Money Can't Stop Afghanistan's Opium Trade
October 29 2014 3:00 PM
The $3 billion industry is only growing, despite American and Afghan efforts to put a stop to it.
Investment In Indian Startups Expected To Double To $1.2B In 2014
October 29 2014 11:44 AM
Investors are finding India's consumer-driven Internet startup scene increasingly attractive, pumping in money and boosting valuations.
India's Government Submits 'Black Money' List To Top Court
October 29 2014 7:43 AM
It is estimated that Indians hold as much as $500 billion in illegal funds in overseas tax havens, including in Switzerland and Mauritius.
China Can Afford To Cut Growth Target To 7% In 2015: World Bank
October 29 2014 2:39 AM
After 30 years of breakneck economic expansion, China wants to retool its economy to generate slower but better-quality growth.
SoftBank To Invest $10B In India
October 28 2014 5:00 AM
Looking to take a strong stake in India's growth in coming years, Japan's SoftBank will invest $10 billion in local Internet-based opportunities.
Pacific Trade Talks Progress But Gap Between US, Japan Lingers
October 27 2014 12:55 AM
The 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership is central to President Barack Obama's policy of expanding U.S. presence in Asia.
Corruption Fight More Important Than Economic Growth: China
October 24 2014 3:58 PM
China's crackdown on corruption at the local level may jeopardize the growth of economies at the regional level.
Indian Companies Fear Tougher Penalties From Emboldened Regulators
October 22 2014 1:56 AM
Cleaning up India's grubby business climate is top of the agenda for both regulators and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
China's Slowing Economy Hitting Western Regions Harder
October 21 2014 5:23 PM
The impact of China's slowing economy will likely hit Guizhou, Qinghai and Hainan the most.
India's High-Tech Challenges: Will Xiaomi Thrive?
October 21 2014 3:22 PM
Xiaomi may want to manufacture in India, but the country's all-but-absent electronics manufacturing ecosystem will be a big obstacle.
Modi's 'Make In India' Strikes Chord Among Young Shoppers: Report
October 21 2014 6:21 AM
The Make in India campaign, launched by Modi on Sept. 25, aims to turn India into a global manufacturing hub.
Australia To Help China Bring Back Corrupt Economic Fugitives
October 21 2014 4:44 AM
At least seven high-level officials have reportedly fled to Australia with $1 billion stolen from public funds.
America's Billions Fail To Stop Record Afghan Poppy Output
October 21 2014 3:22 AM
Afghanistan produces more than 80 percent of the world's illicit opium, which reportedly helps fund the Taliban and other insurgent groups.
EU Drops Probe Into Chinese Telecoms Subsidies
October 20 2014 9:02 PM
The agreement between EU and Chinese officials ends a yearlong dispute that had ratcheted up trade tensions.
Wall Street Braces For More Volatility
October 20 2014 8:44 PM
Wall Street is bracing for more volatility Tuesday, as corporate earnings, coupled with China GDP data, could inject more uncertainty.
China's Economic Growth Should Slow Over Next Two Decades
October 20 2014 1:31 PM
An increasing number of reports say China's economic growth rate will fall -- soon and sharply.