ADB, IMF, World Bank To Work With China-Led Development Fund
March 22 2015 10:47 AM EDT
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde says the fund would be “delighted” to work with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.
China’s Hacking Of Interest Rates, By The Numbers
March 01 2015 10:50 AM EST
Chinese monetary and fiscal authorities could soon be on the same page in terms of providing stimulus in the world’s No. 2 economy.
HSBC Could Face Criminal Charges In UK, Ex-Prosecutor Says
February 22 2015 1:08 PM EST
At issue is the role played by HSBC’s Swiss private bank in a massive tax-dodging scheme.
Crude-Oil Price Skid Isn’t Lubricated Solely By Supply And Demand
February 08 2015 10:00 AM EST
Debt in the crude-oil industry may be a major factor in the collapse of the commodity’s pricing, the Bank for International Settlements says.
Echoes Of Swiss Franc Shock Reverberate Around The World
January 18 2015 7:00 AM EST
The Everest Capital Global hedge fund may be among the first fatalities of Swiss franc shock. It might not be the last.
JeSuisCharlie Rally Draws Millions To Paris Streets [LIVE STREAM]
January 11 2015 10:41 AM EST
"I call on all the French people to rise up this Sunday ... to defend the values of democracy, freedom and pluralism," Francois Hollande says.
'Brave Little Girl' May Speak To US Safety Officials
January 04 2015 3:09 PM EST
National Transportation Safety Board investigators may soon interview the 7-year-old sole survivor of a plane crash in Kentucky.
2014 Biggest Year For US IPO Market Since 2000
January 04 2015 10:18 AM EST
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. was the leader of the pack, with a cool $25 billion involved in its initial public offering.
AirAsia's Safety Record Largely Unblemished (Until Now)
December 28 2014 9:46 AM EST
Indonesia AirAsia QZ8501's fate is unknown, but the flight could be associated with the first fatalities in the 18-year history of AirAsia Bhd.
Apollo May Land PetSmart For $8B In Biggest US LBO Of 2014
December 14 2014 1:24 PM EST
Banks reportedly have agreed to arrange for $6.25 billion in financing to seal the deal.
'Fundamentals' Aren't Greasing Crude Oil Price Slide: OPEC Chief
December 14 2014 8:39 AM EST
"The fundamentals should not lead to this dramatic reduction [in price]," OPEC Secretary General Abdullah al-Badri says Sunday.
Suddenly, It’s Open Season On The Pakistani Taliban
December 07 2014 2:33 PM EST
Nine members of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, or TTP, were killed in a missile attack by a U.S. drone Sunday.
EU Seeks More Turkish Support In Struggle With Islamic State
December 07 2014 12:45 PM EST
The EU would like Turkey’s aid in identifying foreign fighters and in warning about any risks to aviation security, one source says.
US Will Keep More Troops In Afghanistan Than Planned For Next Year
December 06 2014 1:36 PM EST
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said "10,800 troops, rather than 9,800, could remain in Afghanistan ... for the first few months in 2015."
Crude Oil Does The Limbo: How Low Can It Go?
November 30 2014 9:14 AM EST
Crude oil’s price per barrel breathtakingly plunged to $66.15 Friday from $107.95 June 20, a dizzying drop of -$41.80, or -38.72 percent.
'We Realize The Malignity Of The Iron Curtain': Vladimir Putin
November 23 2014 8:25 AM EST
The Russian president says his country won’t be isolated as a result of economic sanctions over Ukraine.
G-20 Aims To Boost Its GDP 2% By 2018
November 16 2014 10:27 AM EST
A European Union-U.S. free-trade agreement could be one factor in G-20 growth between now and then.
China’s President Signals GDP Growth Could Slow To 7%
November 09 2014 9:17 AM EST
Sure, China's economy is in a slowdown, but it isn't all that "scary," President Xi Jinping says at APEC CEO Summit Sunday.
Egypt Imprisons 8 Men In Gay Wedding Video Case
November 01 2014 9:27 AM EDT
Allegedly depicting a same-sex wedding celebration on the Nile River, the online video went viral on social-media sites in August.
100,000 Kurdish-Syrian Refugees Flee ISIS For Turkey
September 21 2014 8:33 AM EDT
The deputy of Turkey's pro-Kurdish HDP party says ISIS is conducting genocide, not war.