- US Exporting Pollution In An Attempt To Clean House: Report
July 28 2014 7:41 AM
The U.S. has been accused of “political greenwashing” and its energy policies blamed for an increase in global emissions.
- German Fin Min: Russian Sanctions Necessary
July 27 2014 12:41 PM
Tougher sanctions against Russia are necessary, no matter their effect on the economy, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble says.
- Where Do The World's Millionaires Live?
July 25 2014 12:44 PM
A newly released study shows which cities have the highest percentage of millionaires.
- Russian Billionaires Have Lost More Than $14B Since January
July 21 2014 4:09 PM
In comparison, American billionaires have gained more than $56 billion this year.
- Economic Fallout From MH17 Incident Likely To Hurt Russia
July 18 2014 6:44 PM
World markets may recover after geopolitical shocks, but the outlook is less rosy for Russia.
- A Century After WWI, Costs Still Linger
July 15 2014 2:49 PM
The lasting impact of World War I is still felt 100 years later in the form of pensions to widows and families.
- IMF Chief Hints At Downward Revision In World Economic Outlook
July 06 2014 5:41 AM
Christine Lagarde & Co. appear to believe economic momentum has slackened since the publication of a key report in April.
- BOE Worried About Housing Prices
July 03 2014 6:34 AM
The Bank has said it does not target house prices directly but wants to ensure lending does not get out of control.
- Russian Economy Would Ebb In Wake Of Sectoral Sanctions: Minister
June 29 2014 4:35 AM
A Russian recession could result should the West adopt sectoral sanctions over Ukraine, but it would not be “dramatic,” Alexei Ulyukayev says.
- El Niño Highly Likely In 2014: UN
June 26 2014 9:34 AM
The World Meteorological Organization put high odds on an El Niño event this fall.
- BOE To Cap Home Loans, Toughen Mortgage Affordability Test
June 26 2014 5:53 AM
Policymakers have become increasingly concerned about the rapid rise in house prices, which are growing at around 10 percent annually.
- UK Labor Market Slacker Than Expected: BoE's Carney
June 24 2014 6:46 AM
Speaking to British lawmakers, Carney said that data on British wages had come in softer than expected.
- The New American Space Race
June 19 2014 12:21 PM
American space companies said they still have contracts for Russian equipment, but they're rushing to develop their own technology.
- UK Unemployment Hits Five-Year Low
June 11 2014 5:48 AM
In comparison, unemployment across the euro zone was 11.7 percent in the three months to April, according to Eurostat.
- How An Island Paradise Became A Haven For Dirty Money
June 09 2014 9:14 AM
Seychelles, an island nation with a population smaller than Davenport, Iowa, has become a haven for international corruption and money laundering.
- UK To Include Prostitution And Illegal Drugs In GDP Estimates
May 30 2014 4:29 PM
Britain will include illicit activities when measuring GDP, the Office of National Statistics announced Friday.
- German Unemployment Jumps; Blame The Weather
May 28 2014 11:37 AM
The number of jobless Germans increased by 24,000 in May, the biggest jump in five years.
- Russia, China Are Strange, But Not Impossible Bedfellows
May 21 2014 1:14 PM
Even if the long-term economic effect of the $400 billion natural gas deal is small, Beijing and Moscow have formed a major partnership.
- EU, US Resume Trade Talks
May 20 2014 6:08 AM
The TTIP wants to put businesses in the driving seat, allowing them to bypass the WTO and give transnational corporations a power boost.
- Whatever Happened To The Eurozone Crisis?
May 12 2014 11:20 AM
The IMF aren’t ready to declare “Mission Accomplished" just yet and warn of lingering threats.