The world's second-largest economy is making its weight felt around the world.
After watching the video below, Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, the former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy and associate editor of the Wall Street Journal, wrote there "is nothing more corrupt than 'democratic capitalism.' Ameri
Dow continues to mark time around the 17,500 level…up a couple of hundred points…and down a couple of hundred. Disappointing earnings has the market looking for direction from somewhere. Gold was steady; the Aussie dollar is up a tad; meanwhile,
Bank of Spain figures show that the country's public debt is now worth more than the value of the economy.
It was around noon when a food truck rolled up to a Venezuelan state-subsidized supermarket in the town of Guarenas just east of the capital.
Well, here you go. On Wednesday, before the stock market opened in New York, Goldman Sachs analyst Patrick Archambault upgraded shares of Tesla.
(bloomberg.com) The Israeli economy slowed far more sharply than expected in the first quarter as exports plunged, prompting calls for government investment to boost growth.
Global Strategist Warns: "There Is Insane Speculation… Investors Are Fleeing To Safety… A Lot Of Unknowns"
Projected deficit prompts government to weigh alternatives Bond-like instrument would cover part of amount owed by state
You have to love it when one of Donald Trump's wild pitches sends the beltway hypocrites into high dudgeon. But his rumination about negotiating a discount on the Federal debt was priceless. No sooner did the unschooled Trump mention out loud wha
The self-described "magic people" who "give to the markets" are facing a mutiny this morning as Raghuram Rajan, the head of the Indian central bank, admits central banks and governments of rich countries are running out of ammunition for stim
Have you ever noticed that nearly all the world's surplus rests on Wall Street… or maybe in the City of London? I think this is something we should pay attention to.
How prophetic that Donald Trump, who says that he "loves debt" and is "the king of debt," wants be president of a bankrupt America. Debt is an important issue, and Ron Paul goes to work on dispelling the many myths that surround it. Check out today's
The full-blown economic collapse that is happening in Venezuela right now is a preview of what Americans will be experiencing in the not too distant future.
Conversations about basic income, a government-funded salary given to every citizen, used to take place in the dingy offices of extremist left-wing politicians, or in the campus dorm rooms of idealistic students determined to fix the problems of the
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has threatened the seizure of factories that have stopped production, and the jailing of their owners.
The United States is increasingly concerned about the potential for an economic and political meltdown in Venezuela, spurred by fears of a debt default, growing street protests and deterioration of its oil sector, U.S. intelligence officials said on
Following today's Brazilian Senate vote, which as reported earlier was expected to vote overwhelmingly to endorse Dilma Rousseff's impeachment and did just that in a 55-22 vote, Rousseff appealed to the public in a televized broadcast and condemned .
I'm sitting in a café in an upscale part of Sao Paulo, Brazil, a short walk from the Renaissance Hotel, watching the news come in about the impeachment of Brazil's president Dilma Rousseff.
Indian central bank governor says helicopter money no panacea … Indian Central Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Tuesday that he had doubts "helicopter money", or free cash given directly to citizens to stimulate growth, would be successful i
Editor's Comment: The larger themes of collapse and the destruction of the dollar have been cynically orchestrated from the top-down. While a major event is in the works that will destroy wealth in the hands of most Americans, the elite at the top
Remember interest rates? Moody's, the credit-rating company, does.
Talk about a poisoned chalice. No matter who is elected to the White House in November, the next president will probably face a recession.
The European Union may yet come to realize that this latest ill-concealed jab at the Central- and Eastern European members of the European Union may signal the beginning of the unraveling of the European Union, an event which, considering the authori
Greece faces its toughest austerity measures yet, with €5.4bn of budget cuts backed by the leftist government of Alexis Tsipras
Integration across sectors and disciplines, and between actors and institutions, is essential to drive forward and successfully implement the United Nations development agenda, the Vice-President of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) emphasi
LANA CLEMENTS for the Express reports, SAVERS and investors have been warned to expect a crash in markets as the typically more volatile summer months approach. Stock markets have been performing relatively well since March, following the meltdown at
Donald Trump says a lot of whacko things and his recent wild pitches about defaulting on the national debt and replacing Yellen because she is not a Republican sound as if they were coming right out of his wild man wheelhouse. Certainly these stateme
ONE SWEDE WILL KILL CASH FOREVER--UNLESS HIS FOE SAVES IT FROM EXTINCTION
David Cameron has pleaded for Britain to stay in the EU to help prevent the Continent being ripped apart by another conflict. Mr Cameron today highlighted the UK's role in bringing peace to Europe as he hit the referendum campaign trail - just hou