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  • 7th-largest economy? The answer might surprise you Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 12:05 PM ET
    A dense school of brown striped snapper in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador.

    If oceans were considered a country, their worth would outshine the likes of Russia and Brazil's economies, according to a new report.

  • Running from US stocks? Not so fast, experts say Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015 | 3:04 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Despite disappointing earnings and sluggish growth relative to global markets, U.S. stocks can still move higher, experts said.

  • Credit Suisse spots key megatrends   Monday, 20 Apr 2015 | 9:37 PM ET
    Credit Suisse spots key megatrends

    Giles Keating, head of Research and Deputy CIO of Credit Suisse Private Banking & Wealth Management, outlines crucial megatrends such as an aging population in the developed world.

  • Why markets need to get used to Greek drama   Sunday, 19 Apr 2015 | 8:14 PM ET
    Why markets need to get used to Greek drama

    Even if talks yield a short-term technical deal this week, Greece still needs a third bailout after June to survive the next few years, says Koon How Heng, senior FX strategist at Credit Suisse.

  • IMF discusses role in Egypt   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 11:50 AM ET
    IMF discusses role in Egypt

    Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that the IMF has two roles to play with Egypt, one of which is to provide dialogue and the other is to provide financial support.

  • IMF: Egypt has 'a long way to go'   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 11:50 AM ET
    IMF: Egypt has 'a long way to go'

    Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that Egypt has made a lot of improvements regarding energy subsidies and broader reforms, but still has "a long way to go."

  • Pope Francis weighs Cuba visit during U.S. trip Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 11:01 AM ET
    Pope Francis arrives to lead the weekly audience in Saint Peter's Square at the Vatican, February 18, 2015.

    Pope Francis is considering a visit to Cuba when he travels to the United States later this year, the Vatican said Friday.

  • IMF: Greek negotiations are complex   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    IMF: Greek negotiations are complex

    Poul Thomsen, director of the European department at the IMF, says that there has been no loss of patience when it comes to the Greek talks.

  • IMF: We expect to be paid on time   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    IMF: We expect to be paid on time

    Poul Thomsen, director of the European department at the IMF, says they have received no request from Greece to delay the IMF loan repayment.

  • Faber: Global economy is 'weakening'   Friday, 17 Apr 2015 | 4:00 AM ET
    Faber: Global economy is 'weakening'

    Marc Faber, editor and publisher at The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, says he completely disagrees with the IMF, and that "the global economy is not strengthening, it is weakening."

  • Watch out for this topic at IMF meeting   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 8:15 PM ET
    Watch out for this topic at IMF meeting

    Jim Rickards, chief global strategist at West Shore Funds, explains why the topic about including the yuan in SDR's basket could steal the limelight at upcoming IMF and World Bank meetings.

  • IMF, World Bank 2015 spring meetings: What to expect

    Bill Adams, senior international economist at PNC, outlines his expectations for the International Monetary Fund and World Bank meetings taking place this weekend in Washington.

  • Why the EU is suspicious of Google's Android Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:28 AM ET
    An employee demonstrates a Motorola Moto E Android smartphone in the Lenovo pavilion at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, on March 3, 2015.

    Android is now the most popular phone OS in all but a few European countries.

  • It's 'crunchtime' for Greece: Kraemer   Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    It's 'crunchtime' for Greece: Kraemer

    Moritz Kraemer, chief sovereign ratings officer at Standard & Poor's, says that it's a "race against the clock" for Greece, with all easy options off the table.

  • Saudi Arabia to open stock market to foreigners Thursday, 16 Apr 2015 | 10:07 AM ET
    Saudi men chat outside the Saudi Stock Exchange or Tadawul in Riyadh.

    Saudi Arabia will open its $532bn stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15, allowing foreign institutions to buy shares from then.

  • India remains the cheapest major economy: Report   Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 11:41 PM ET
    India remains the cheapest major economy: Report

    Sanjeev Sanyal, global strategist at Deutsche Bank, discusses the results of its annual "Mapping the World's Prices" survey, which tracks the price of goods and services around the world.

  • WTO: Trade vs. GDP growth   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    WTO: Trade vs. GDP growth

    The long-term relationship between world trade and GDP growth has broken down. Roberto Azevêdo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says he doesn't expect the old ratio to return anytime soon.

  • WTO: Must be careful with China   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    WTO: Must be careful with China

    Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, discusses the slowdown in China, saying the importance of March's data should not be overestimated.

  • WTO cuts trade outlook for 2015   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    WTO cuts trade outlook for 2015

    The World Trade Organisation has cut its global trade forecast for this year and for 2016. Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says there were a number of factors influencing the reduction, including GDP growth and commodity prices.

  • WTO is 'hopeful' on Europe's economy   Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 9:30 AM ET
    WTO is 'hopeful' on Europe's economy

    Roberto Azevedo, director-general of the World Trade Organization, says he thinks Europe could pick up if certain countries adopted more expansive fiscal policies.

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  • Greek Parliament

    Anastasia Kastaniotou, a struggling mother of three, stood near the Greek Parliament building on Wednesday and threw up her hands as she contemplated an €11.5 billion austerity package that her country’s government was trying to tie up this week to keep Greece in the euro, the New York Times reports.

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