Articles by Shankar besta
U.S. President Barack Obama signs the Budget Control Act of 2011 in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington

Beijing Rating Agency Downgrades U.S. Debt Rating

A Beijing-based ratings agency on Wednesday downgraded the U.S. sovereign debt rating, while Western agencies such as Fitch and Moody?s reaffirmed their AAA rating, following Congressional approval...
 An actor dressed as comic book character Captain America walks on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

The World's Top 10 Financial Centers (PHOTOS)

Xinhua-Dow Jones International Financial Centers Development Index (IFCD Index) published recently listed 45 international financial centers, with top ten positions occupied by New York, London, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai, Paris, Frankfurt, Sydney and Amsterdam.
CRH Harmony bullet train, China

China’s hi-speed rail maker eyes US patents

CSR Corporation Limited, maker of high-speed trains, plans to apply for US patents for its CRH380A train, which would allow the company to participate in the railway projects in the country.