A synchronised dive: Russia’s services follow manufacturing in its 3 – year – low slump

A synchronised dive: Russia’s services follow manufacturing in its 3 – year – low slump

[2013-08-05 15:37:27]
July activity in Russia’s service sector nosedived to its lowest since August 2010, following the country’s...
Gazprom 'conquistadors' target South America

Gazprom 'conquistadors' target South America

[2013-08-05 12:40:21]
The world’s largest producer of natural gas continues to pick up assets in Latin America and...
Australia underestimated growth, unemployment, and debt figures by billions

Australia underestimated growth, unemployment, and debt figures by billions

[2013-08-04 13:18:22]
Australia will post a budget deficit of $30.1 billion for the fiscal year, a gross miscalculation...
Gazprom CEO: Shale gas not Russia's concern this century

Gazprom CEO: Shale gas not Russia's concern this century

[2013-08-04 13:15:21]
While the booming ‘shale revolution’ is being increasingly criticized by environmentalists, Russia shouldn’t care too much...
Oil companies begin 'fracking' in China’s most dangerous earthquake zone

Oil companies begin 'fracking' in China’s most dangerous earthquake zone

[2013-08-04 13:12:49]
The Chinese want to join the shale gas revolution, even if it means drilling for oil...
US blows out $16.7 trillion debt limit

US blows out $16.7 trillion debt limit

[2013-07-26 17:55:46]
The US Treasury has already exceeded the federal legal borrowing limit of $16.7 trillion in May....
G20 plans to force multinationals to pay more taxes

G20 plans to force multinationals to pay more taxes

[2013-07-20 19:46:48]
Finance chiefs of the world’s leading economies plan to tackle “global tax chaos” caused by multinational...
Lend to spend: China loosens grip on interest rate regime

Lend to spend: China loosens grip on interest rate regime

[2013-07-20 19:44:04]
China’s central bank has removed controls on lending, and will now let financial institutions self-regulate rates...
‘Impossible to stomach’: Merkel slams Irish bankers who fudged bailout figures

‘Impossible to stomach’: Merkel slams Irish bankers who fudged bailout figures

[2013-06-29 16:47:27]
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has expressed outrage over the intrigue of the Irish bank executives who...
No exemptions in tax targeting: IRS eyed both sides of political spectrum

No exemptions in tax targeting: IRS eyed both sides of political spectrum

[2013-06-25 18:04:26]
The Internal Revenue Service’s intensified scrutiny of groups seeking tax exempt status extended beyond Tea Party-affiliated...
'Get them to write a big check:' Irish banker pulls bailout figure from 'arse' in leaked tapes

'Get them to write a big check:' Irish banker pulls bailout figure from 'arse' in leaked tapes

[2013-06-25 17:03:39]
Executives at the Anglo Irish Bank were recorded joking about how they lied to Dublin about...
Nabiullina takes over Russia’s Central Bank’s top post

Nabiullina takes over Russia’s Central Bank’s top post

[2013-06-24 20:58:13]
Elvira Nabiullina has officially taken over the chairmanship in Russian Central Bank from the former head...
Nestle gambles on two new plants in China

Nestle gambles on two new plants in China

[2013-06-24 20:56:36]
The world’s largest food company said it will open two factories in China next month in...
'Nobel of agriculture' goes to Monsanto executive

'Nobel of agriculture' goes to Monsanto executive

[2013-06-20 10:25:06]
Though not nearly as high profile, the annual World Food Prize award is often referred to...
'We were told to lie' - Bank of America employees open up about foreclosure practices

'We were told to lie' - Bank of America employees open up about foreclosure practices

[2013-06-20 10:23:43]
Employees of Bank of America say they were encouraged to lie to customers and were even...
Booze blues: Spanish MPs under fire for Parliament’s publicly subsidized meals and drinks

Booze blues: Spanish MPs under fire for Parliament’s publicly subsidized meals and drinks

[2013-06-06 10:37:18]
Bars and cafeterias at the Spanish Parliament will stop serving discounted liquor after public outrage in...
Amazonian Ambition: Rosneft signs another joint venture with Venezuela

Amazonian Ambition: Rosneft signs another joint venture with Venezuela

[2013-05-26 19:45:09]
Rosneft, the world’s largest publicly traded oil company, is expanding its influence in Venezuela, via a...
Google attempts to trump Facebook $1bn bid for Waze

Google attempts to trump Facebook $1bn bid for Waze

[2013-05-26 19:44:04]
Google is among a number of companies circling Israeli mapping software company Waze after Facebook put...
EU agrees to end ‘dangerous’ tax evasion and bank secrecy

EU agrees to end ‘dangerous’ tax evasion and bank secrecy

[2013-05-26 19:42:10]
In a period of record recession and unemployment, the EU has decided to recover a reported...
Resource rich countries cannot manage their wealth – report

Resource rich countries cannot manage their wealth – report

[2013-05-26 19:40:59]
Only 11 out of 58 countries rich in natural resources can effectively manage their wealth, according...
Yahoo poised to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion – report

Yahoo poised to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion – report

[2013-05-20 11:17:27]
Yahoo’s board has reportedly approved a deal to purchase blogging startup Tumblr for $1.1 billion. It...
India and China to dominate world savings and investment by 2030

India and China to dominate world savings and investment by 2030

[2013-05-19 20:58:45]
Countries classified today as developing will dominate global savings and investment in less than a generation,...
Saving Cyprus: IMF approves $1.3bn rescue package

Saving Cyprus: IMF approves $1.3bn rescue package

[2013-05-16 17:07:49]
The IMF has approved a three-year, $1.3 billion loan to jump start recovery in Cyprus and...
Moscow police unearth $48mn in illicit banking

Moscow police unearth $48mn in illicit banking

[2013-05-16 17:06:24]
Four people have been detained after Russian banks and homes in Moscow were raided by police...
Snail speed: France’s economy slips into recession

Snail speed: France’s economy slips into recession

[2013-05-16 17:02:09]
Just a week after France announced an ‘end to austerity’, it has fallen into recession for...


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