Despite a rate increase to 17%, the Russian currency hit record lows amid a perfect storm of low oil prices, looming recession, and Western Ukraine sanctions.
The head of the NSA issued a blunt warning Thursday to lawmakers: China can shut down the United States.
Shinzo Abe is not as popular as he once was, but he knows that his opposition is in disarray and does not offer any better ideas so he continues to go for broke both politically and economically....
The Dow and S&P 500 booked record highs Friday in reaction to the Bank of Japan’s surprise decision to expand stimulus measures.
Recent claims that China will become the world’s largest economy in the next decade don't hold water. Here's why.
China’s Communist Party announced a formal investigation last month into one of the party's most senior figures, Zhou Yongkang, and one hedge fund manager says the move will bring broader political...
An overview of the riskiest global economies and their levels of debts.
Tensions between the West and Russia are starting to weigh on global stock markets as weak data also continues to hamper confidence.
A third-party researcher predicts Twitter will accelerate user growth in emerging markets over the next few years.
The decades of Western fiscal neglect and living beyond its means has led to the current security problem for Europe. Now the piper has to be paid; the bill is due.