US Yet Again Urges China To Reduce Yuan Control, Trade Barriers
May 13 2014 7:16 AM EDT
U.S. manufacturers have repeatedly complained that China holds down the yuan's value, giving an unfair advantage to Chinese exporters.
Xi Jinping: China Must Embrace 'New Normal' As Growth Slows
May 12 2014 4:30 AM EDT
In the previous quarter, China's trade fell by 0.5 percent while its economic growth slowed to 7.4 percent.
Euro Suffers Greatest Dip In Weeks
May 10 2014 11:14 AM EDT
German exports also fell 1.8 percent on the month, while imports declined 0.9% from February.
US, Singapore Deal To Curb Offshore Tax Evasion
May 06 2014 9:28 AM EDT
Singapore aims to limit tax evasion by U.S. citizens, just when the country is becoming a major wealth-management hub.
US GDP Barely Rises In Q1
April 30 2014 8:39 AM EDT
U.S. exports tumbled and businesses accumulated inventory at the slowest pace in nearly a year, but activity already appears to be bouncing back.
US Becomes Largest Source Of FII Flows To India Buoyed By Reform Hopes
April 28 2014 7:15 AM EDT
The flow of investment has preceded the outcome of the ongoing elections, which many hope will put India back on the growth path.
Sanctions And Slow Growth Hit Russia
April 25 2014 5:34 AM EDT
The Russian currency has fallen more than 8 percent against the dollar this year, while outflows grew to $51 billion in Q1 of 2014.
Russia Moves To Make Crimea Gambling Zone
April 21 2014 7:48 AM EDT
Bank of Russia has blocked certain Ukrainian banks from operating in Crimea, leaving residents with little or no access to banking services.
US Treasury Criticizes Yuan's 'Unprecedented' Movement
April 16 2014 7:37 AM EDT
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.
Bitcoin's Bitter History In China
March 27 2014 11:28 AM EDT
People's Bank of China is now requiring banks to close all accounts opened by operators of bitcoin exchanges.
Did Venezuela Just Massively Devalue Its Currency?
March 25 2014 7:40 AM EDT
Venezuela launched a new free-floating foreign exchange system on Monday.
Bitcoin Star Autumn Radtke Found Dead; Suicide Suspected
March 06 2014 11:40 AM EST
Autumn Radtke was called a “rising star” in the bitcoin community.
Russia Plays The Money Card - Threatens To Dump US Treasurys, If West Imposes Sanctions
March 04 2014 10:18 AM EST
Russia's oil wealth has allowed the nation to amass a stake amounting to 1.4 percent of outstanding U.S. debt.
Asian Markets React To Ukraine War Fears
March 03 2014 1:41 AM EST
The Ukrainian army has been on "combat alert" and the Ukrainian ambassador to UN claims that there are 15,000 Russian troops in Crimea.
British Police Apprehends 110 People For Investment Scams
March 01 2014 11:59 AM EST
Warrants are issued for 35 buildings and houses, and about $837,000 in cash is confiscated.
Mt. Gox Falls, And Chinese Bitcoin Investors Rejoice
February 28 2014 11:04 AM EST
The price tumble from the fall of Mt. Gox has surprisingly benefited China's bitcoin exchanges. Here's why.
Uganda Scoffs At World Bank, West's Decision To Postpone Aid
February 28 2014 1:55 AM EST
The World Bank counts the East African nation of Uganda among the poorest countries in the world.
MtGox's Website Is Down; Is This The End Of The Bitcoin Exchange?
February 24 2014 11:58 PM EST
MtGox, the once most populous bitcoin exchange, is down as of Monday night. The website is non-responsive, loading only a blank page.
Why Mt. Gox Resigned From Bitcoin's Board
February 24 2014 6:50 AM EST
The resignation is the latest development following a string of technical difficulties on the exchange.
3 Former Employees Of Barclays Charged With Libor Manipulation
February 18 2014 1:11 AM EST
The scandal came out two years ago, following which Barclays paid a fine of $450 million in 2012 for wrongdoing.