China has revised up the size of its economy by adding research and development (R&D) spending into its calculations for gross domestic product.
Putin is embarking on an Asia charm offensive to beef up his country's international profile, as the economy sags under the weight of a deep recession.
Almost 46 million people are living as slaves globally, with the greatest number in India, according to the Global Slavery Index released on Tuesday.
Higher and more volatile global food prices could knock $161 billion off China's economy and $49 billion off India's, the United Nations has warned.
Food waste is a huge problem, but don't blame consumers for all of it. Grocery stores are guilty too, says Michael Wystrach.
North Korea’s already-low food supply is set to deteriorate this year as dry weather hits crop yields, the U.N. has warned.
To legalize marijuana nationwide, start by taking it off this international list, says cannabis industry expert David Dinenberg.
Christiana Figueres, executive secretary for the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, says it is up to businesses to decarbonize the economy.
Dex Torricke-Barton is set to lead the communications team at aeronautical company SpaceX, Re/Code reports.
President Obama is going to Cuba with one arm tied behind his back — by Republicans, says Mike Coates.
The UN and human rights groups warned on Tuesday that a tentative European Union deal with Turkey to send back irregular migrants may be illegal.
Kim's comments were his first direct mention of the claim to have successfully miniaturized a nuclear warhead to be mounted on a ballistic missile.
In an age of terror, its high time that global leaders get this unregulated industry under control, says Ami Daniel.
It's not all gloom and doom for start-ups and their investors in 2016, says VC Sergio Monsalve. Here are his predictions.
North Korea might be preparing a long-range ballistic missile launch from its northwestern launch site, Kyodo News reported.
International sanctions against Iran were lifted over the weekend. Here's how oil prices are likely to be impacted.
Iran emerged from years of economic isolation Saturday after world powers lifted crippling sanctions in return for an end to its nuclear ambitions.
Discussing North Korea's test of a hydrogen bomb, and the potential threat to the outside world, with Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations President.
The Hermit Kingdom announced that it had successfully carried out a nuclear hydrogen bomb test, drawing worldwide criticism.
Syria is ready to take part in peace talks and hopes that the dialogue will help it form a national unity government, the foreign minister said on Thursday.