The American Medical Association will lobby Congress to end a funding ban on federal health research into the growing epidemic.
If the Swiss people vote in favor, the government would pay every Swiss resident about $2,500 each month.
Outdated federal IT systems are being used to handle nuclear, taxpayer, prisoner and veterans' functions.
American Health Policy Institute President Tevi Troy, discusses why funding is such a big part of containing the spread of Zika.
The Apple CEO reportedly said government policy plays an important role in developing China's digital economy.
The Obama Administration says schools must permit transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms consistent with their chosen gender identity.
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Sri Lanka's IMF deal may have averted a crisis, but the bailout may undermine a key source of strength: the country's impressive economic growth rate.
The IMF has reached agreement with the Sri Lankan government for a $1.5 billion bailout to help the island nation avert a balance of payments crisis.
Construction company Saudi Binladin, founded by Osama bin Laden's father, reportedly laid off 50,000 staff, as cheap oil spurs government spending cuts.
The country's government says reveals how much it spends to preserve the body of its first Communist leader Vladimir Lenin.
Some states are better than others at giving their residents returns on their tax dollars. WalletHub.com takes a look
The Bank of Thailand faces a tough policy decision, while SKorea will release Q4 GDP and Japan offers up inflation data in a short week.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche speaks with Megan Smith, U.S. Chief Technology Officer, on the sidelines of SXSW about attracting talented Americans in tech to government initiatives and her perspective on the Apple/FBI fight.
The Hong Kong government promises to provide better psychological support services to students.
Nicos Anastasiades, President of Cyprus, says governments need to achieve budgetary discipline without harming vulnerable members of society.
Malaysia's iconic former leader Mahathir Mohamad is pushing to bring down Najib Razak.
Shweta Singh, senior economist at Lombard Street Research, says the new budget is political and caters to the rural sector of the economy.
The key message from the G-20 meeting was that governments need to be more involved, because central banks alone cannot prop up global growth.
Fears China's debt mountain will turn into an avalanche have hit the headlines recently, but there are signs at least some of the risk is easing.