Eastern Europe has struggled to attract investors thanks to its “Wild West” image. Governments now hope to show that things have changed.
Italy's GTECH SpA will buy International Game Technology in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $6.4 billion, the companies said in a statement.
Mega-sports events usually offer host countries few, if any, benefits, but Qatar's polemic selection for the 2022 World Cup may spur major social change.
In negotiations to create the new BRICS development bank, the main challenge was not a lack of resources or commitment, but fellow partner China.
China's shadow banking firms slashed lending to property developers, potentially spelling trouble for the sector and the economy.
Shrinking spreads between emerging market bond yields and U.S. Treasurys' may spur bubble fears, but some analysts don't see any reason for alarm.
The group of five emerging market nations moved closer to an agreement on where to base a joint development bank, officials close to the matter said.
The first Budget under Prime Minister Narendra Modi widely met expectations, but not all India watchers were satisfied.
But the three-member panel also rejected some of the Chinese arguments against the U.S. countervailing duties in the $7.2 billion dispute.
An international pariah at the end of the 20th century, Serbia has undergone a long rehabilitation so it can approach the EU for membership.
Rising Asia corporate debt levels may make investors nervous after missed debt payments by a Portugal conglomerate spurred renewed default fears.
Family Dollar's earnings fell by a third as the company resorted to discounts to clear inventory and competition intensified.
Russia’s finance ministry and central bank on Thursday agreed on new banking rules for state-owned companies.
The wildly popular "Game of Thrones" TV series could also help re-establish Croatia's reputation as a location for film making.
After Brazil's brutal World Cup loss, its populace could focus on the tournament's costs amid a flagging economy.
This brings total capital flight in the first half of the year to around $75 billion.
In the face of booming tourism, Croatia is faced with something of a dilemma: how to build on its natural assets without spoiling them.
A Beijing court has ruled against Apple by upholding the validity of a patent held by a Chinese company.
Emerging market bonds have been hot this year, erasing price falls following last year's "taper tantrum," but some say the rally may be getting old.
For those interested in putting money into the oil-rich nation, a new directive has made it more appealing.