After a thawing of relations that had been frozen for 60 years, Cuba's rapprochement with the U.S. has seen the country opening itself up to business.» Read More
Oil industry leaders have dismissed talk of the price of crude hitting the $20 lows predicted by analysts.
The freshly inked Trans-Pacific Partnership may be hailed as transformational, but it will take many years before the benefits are actually felt.
Australia's economic engine has sputtered as the commodities boom loses steam, but the country could get a fillip from legalizing same-sex marriage.
Doomsday scenarios of a hard-landing in China may have transfixed market watchers, but the IMF remains relatively sanguine on the economic outlook.
Armored Wolf, the global macro hedge fund run by former Pimco Managing Director, will shut down and become a small family office.
If Catalonia were to declare independence, it would take a major portion of Spain's economic power with it.
The world's weakness has been exported to the U.S., says Ron Insana. The Fed would be "Dopey" to ignore the repercussions.
Big win for Obama and Abe as the US, Japan and 10 other Pacific Rim economies reach agreement to strike trade pact, the FT reports.
Both the West and Moscow are unwilling to stand down over Russia's annexation of Crimea, raising concerns that tit-for-tat sanctions are here for the long-run and could even be increased.
The case for BOJ stimulus strengthened after data showed real wages rose just 0.2 percent on-year in August.
Central banks are in the spotlight in the week ahead, with decisions on monetary policy due in Australia and Japan.
Emerging economies risk “leading the world economy into a slump,” with lower growth and a rout in financial markets, the Financial Times reports.
Dilma Rousseff of Brazil announced Friday that she was cutting her salary by 10%, reducing the size of her cabinet and slashing thousands of coveted jobs, the NYT reports.
U.S. President Barack Obama warned Russia on Friday that its bombing campaign against Syrian rebels would suck Moscow into a "quagmire," after a third straight day of air raids.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker says to remain globally competitive, the US needs to encourage more young people to pursue manufacturing careers.
After the weak jobs report, the Fed may retreat to an easing mentality, says Michael Pento. Here's what could happen.
A peace agreement with armed rebels would permanently add 1.5 percent to Colombia's GDP, according the country's leader.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Thursday downplayed criticism over the country's air strike targets in Syria.
"A big part of it is the fact that commodity prices are down and continue to be down," Jim Yong Kim said.
The revenue that Saudi Arabia generates from oil could be overtaken by tourism one day, according to tourism industry experts and economists.