New Sanctions Will Stem Flow Of Big Foreign Oil Projects In Russia
September 14 2014 9:27 AM
“There is no contract sanctity,” a U.S. official said. Accordingly, companies will have 14 days to wind down activities.
Federal Reserve May Tip Its Hand On Interest-Rate Hikes This Week
September 14 2014 7:45 AM
The U.S. Federal Reserve could signal the timing of its first interest-rate increase in more than eight years Wednesday.
Show Us The Money: EU Seeks Billions To Revive Moribund Economy
September 13 2014 11:01 AM
European Union finance ministers were considering at least four options at a meeting in Milan Saturday.
Banks Warn Of Ruinous Scotland Independence, But Economists Undecided
September 12 2014 4:28 PM
The economic future of an independent Scotland will depend on what happens to its currency, which is still unclear.
Rich Russians Skipping Vacations Amid Sanctions
September 12 2014 10:51 AM
You can't get to the French Riviera if your private jet won't take off.
Why Is Demand For Oil So Low? IEA Cuts Forecast
September 12 2014 9:05 AM
Paris-based International Energy Agency called the recent oil demand slowdown "nothing short of remarkable."
Five Hurdles Scotland Will Need To Jump With A 'Yes' Vote
September 11 2014 1:44 PM
After the independence celebrations die down, Scottish nationalists would have a lot to sort out.
Iran Tells West To Abandon 'Illogical Demands'
September 11 2014 9:05 AM
Iran has so far managed to win some concessions from Western nations by promising to scale back its nuclear program.
How An Independent Scotland Stacks Up
September 10 2014 3:36 PM
In eight days, Scotland will vote to either split from the UK or stay. But as an independent country, where would it be in world rankings?
Investors Nervous About Scottish Independence
September 09 2014 5:01 PM
A dramatic swing in Scottish independence polls toward a "yes" vote has investors scrambling for answers on what might happen.
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.
EU Sanctions On Russia Near Approval, Oil Industry Targeted
September 08 2014 11:59 AM
Russia has pledged to strike back, hinting at a ban of all EU flights over Russian territory.
UK Expert Scolds Big Pharma Over Dearth Of Ebola Research
September 07 2014 5:11 PM
An Oxford University professor says pharmaceutical companies could have done more before the virus broke out.
VW To Shut Down Russian Plant For 10 Days
September 07 2014 1:25 PM
The German automaker said the decision was based on Russia's faltering economy.
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.
Euro Plummets To 14-Month Low
September 04 2014 9:29 AM
The European Central Bank unexpectedly slashed its benchmark rates Thursday as the continent struggles to boost economic recovery.
UK Economy Rises Past Pre-Recession Peak On Drugs, Prostitution Data
September 04 2014 8:44 AM
Counting economic contributions from prostitution and illegal drugs, the UK's GDP is now 2.7% above Britain's pre-recession peak.
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.
ECB Meeting Thursday: Draghi vs Germany As Europe's Top Central Banker Backs Stimulus But Merkel Pushes Back
September 03 2014 11:58 AM
The ECB president's monthly news conference will be under minute scrutiny on Thursday.
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.