France's 35-hour work week could be under threat as politicians battle over how to make the economy more competitive, the NYT reports.» Read More
China's economic risks may keep market watchers up at night, but at least one analyst believes the bugbears are reasons to be bullish.
Chinese leaders use economic nationalism at home in order to gain support and get the leeway they need to cut deals with trade partners, Robert Hormats said.
While policymakers in Europe and the U.S. are fretting about waning inflation rates, industries like telecoms and media could be gainers.
President Obama's visit to Myanmar for an economic summit this week demonstrates how far the country has come—and how much farther it has to go.
From Bosnia to Nigeria to the Islamic State, unemployed youth are more easily drawn into patterns of conflict, The GlobalPost reports.
President Obama says the American economy is primed for "steadier, more sustained growth."
President Vladimir Putin said there were no "fundamental economic reasons" for the ruble's recent slide, but analysts beg to differ.
A deluge of economic data from Asia's biggest economies, central bank meetings along with a world leaders' summit will take center stage in the region this week.
Pundits concluded that the fall of the Berlin Wall was a triumph for capitalism. They were dead wrong, says McGill Prof. Henry Mintzberg.
"The Hunger Games" will launch on stage in summer 2016 in a production led by Imagine Nation's Robin de Levita, Lionsgate said.
Germans will amass in Berlin on Sunday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the most momentous event in recent German history: The fall of the Berlin Wall.
World leaders including U.S. President Barack Obama, along with top businessmen, will attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit which kicks off this week in Beijing.
Australia's economic data may have been only "meh," but some economists see dark clouds on the horizon, spurring sharp cuts to growth forecasts.
Economic troubles at the only remaining rival bidder for the 2022 Olympics have left an open path for Beijing to host again.
Tumble in silver prices has triggered a global scramble by consumers to purchase silver coins and bars.
The U.K.’s economic recovery is the “weakest in the past century”, with growth set to slow next year, a leading British think tank has warned.
European Commission slashes its growth forecast for the euro zone and said greater investment was "much-needed".
Experts said the yen's decline is set to continue past Friday's six-year low that came after surprise stimulus by the Bank of Japan.
The Bank of Japan delighted markets with a stimulative surprise. Will the European Central Bank be next?
A year after violence crushed Egypt, a different picture is emerging as investment is flowing into the country again and GDP may be back on track.
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