Online retail giant Amazon says it knows its customers so well it can start shipping even before orders are placed. USAToday reports.
Due to food cost inflation consumers will pay more at the grocery checkout. According to the USDA food prices could rise by 1.25% to 1.75% in 2014.
With the global economy slowly getting back on its feet, 2,500 delegates gathered in Davos face a vexing question: How to spread the wealth.
The United States continued its "relentless rise" in crude oil production in 2013, the IEA reported on Tuesday.
Wells Fargo has banned its employees from lending their own money through peer-to-peer loan platforms. The FT reports.
The world's leaders are struggling to win public trust with governments the least-trusted institutions for a third consecutive year.
Weixin is China's killer app, a highly addictive social networking tool. In the United States, a similar version is known as WeChat. The NYT reports.
Should Sri Lanka's market be on your radar after its strong start to the year bucked the downtrend in most emerging markets?
While the end of the global economic crisis is insight, geopolitical tensions continued to increase in 2013. So how do you prepare for 2014?
The Japan-China relationship is one of the most important bilateral tie-ups in the world in terms of its impact on economic and regional stability.
Filthy emissions from China are carried across the Pacific Ocean and contribute to air pollution in the Western United States. The NYT reports.
Hong Kong is one of the most unaffordable city to buy a property, according to the Demographia International Housing Affordability Survey.
China's workforce shrunk for the second straight year in 2013, a trend that's set to continue and have widespread implications for emerging markets.
Tensions between China and Japan are seen as one of the biggest risks facing the world. Here's a timeline of recent developments in Asia.
Chinese gold imports look set to fall from last year's record levels, adding to pressure on gold as analysts forecast a price decline for 2014.
Cotton Incorporated and Maker's Row, an online marketplace, have partnered to bring back more "Made in USA" goods.
Solar companies are turning to increasingly innovative ways to raise capital, including bond issues, bank loans and even crowd-funding.
After four years of sector underperformance due to oversupply and a lack of demand, miners present a buying opportunity in 2014, analysts say.
Global unemployment is expected to keep on rising, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said on Monday.
The IRS answered a smaller share of taxpayer calls and kept taxpayers on hold longer last year than in other recent years. And it may get worse.