US Treasury Criticizes Yuan's 'Unprecedented' Movement
April 16 2014 7:37 AM
China's GDP growth slowed to its slowest pace in 18 months; as a result, officials are looking for ways to maintain the 7.5% target growth rate.
US Consumer Prices Rise 0.2% In March
April 15 2014 8:41 AM
In the 12 months through March, the core inflation rate, which excludes often-volatile food and energy prices, rose just 1.7%.
Turkey Accuses Twitter Of 'Tax Evasion'
April 14 2014 9:38 AM
Turkey Mon. urged Twitter execs to open an office and start paying taxes in the first direct talks since a short-lived two-week ban.
March US Retail Sales Jump, Beat Estimate
April 14 2014 8:47 AM
Retail sales account for a third of U.S. consumer spending, and a sustained increase bodes well for GDP, earnings and job growth.
Murdered Labor Activists In Colombia Undermine Free Trade Promises
April 10 2014 12:36 PM
Colombia continues to be one of the most dangerous countries for union activism despite years of free trade.
US Jobless Claims Plunge To Near 7-Year Low
April 10 2014 8:39 AM
The 32,000-claim drop is more evidence that the U.S. job market, while not robust, continues to heal.
March US Jobs Report: Ho-Hum, With A Side Of Optimism
April 04 2014 11:17 AM
There are still 3.7 million long-term unemployed, and youth rates remain in double digits.
Emerging Markets Still Growing Despite This Country's Slowdown
April 04 2014 7:12 AM
The IMF's World Economic Outlook for 2014 warns that emerging market growth will be slow in the future.
American Job Market May Be Thawing
April 03 2014 6:44 AM
With the winter weather slowly fading, economists expect March nonfarm payroll growth to spring up to 200,000.
How One Tech Entrepreneur In Ukraine Is Scrambling To Save His Industry
March 31 2014 12:07 PM
In Ukraine's growing tech sector, highly skilled workers are fleeing Russian rule in Crimea to work in western parts of the nation.
China's Latest Shortage: Not Enough Visas For Wealthy
March 28 2014 11:04 AM
Last year, 80 percent of the United States' EB-5 permits were issued to Chinese nationals.
'Mega-Regions' Produce 75% Of US GDP
March 28 2014 8:54 AM
A new study maps "mega-regions" in the U.S. and compares their economic output to countries around the world.
Putin's Crimea Grab Seen Backfiring
March 27 2014 11:31 PM
Russia's economy could fall into recession for the first time since the 2008 global financial crisis.
US Jobless Claims Fall: A Sign Of Hiring Pickup?
March 27 2014 9:21 AM
The drop provides additional evidence that while job growth is not robust, layoffs continue to decline.
US Personal Incomes Up In 2013, Except In Civilian Gov’t
March 25 2014 12:36 PM
U.S. personal income growth slowed last year thanks to late 2012 sequestration scrambling, and the expiration of the payroll tax holiday.
Emerging Market Stocks - Next Asset Class For The Hot Money?
March 25 2014 9:43 AM
Emerging market stocks represent startling good value for those willing to brave geopolitical risk, according to a New York investment bank.
Popcorn Profit! China's Film Boom Boosts Sales Of Classic Movie Snack
March 21 2014 12:02 PM
One thing where China is just like America? Popcorn at the movies. And huge profits from them.
Nikon, Apple, McDonald's Escape Unscathed From China Consumer Rights Report Ordeal
March 18 2014 4:58 PM
Yearly Chinese TV reports targeting international companies are often a headache, but this year the big Western brands got off lightly.
The US Virgin Islands' Business Lure
March 18 2014 6:43 AM
The U.S. Virgin Islands is attempting to lure small businesses with substantial incentives. Here's how they're do it.
Here's How Silver May Fare Under China's War On Pollution
March 13 2014 11:19 AM
The outlook for silver prices in relation to China’s giant solar panel industry is slightly bullish, but there are several unknowns.