Global Economy
  • Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) arrives at Democratic Party caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/ File Photo

    Factbox: What happens in a U.S. government shutdown?

    By Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell and Amanda Becker and Richard Cowan and Susan Cornwell and Amanda Becker, Reuters

    In shutdowns, nonessential government employees are furloughed, or placed on temporary unpaid leave. Workers deemed essential, including those dealing with public safety and national security, keep...

  • FILE PHOTO: Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) speaks during a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 12, 2017.   REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

    No Talk of Ousting Speaker Ryan, Key Conservative Says

    By Reuters

    Many Republicans are unhappy with the deal President Donald Trump reached last week with Democratic leaders to raise the government's debt ceiling and allow it to continue financing federal spending...

  • Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro waves during a pro-government rally with workers of state-run oil company PDVSA, in Barcelona

    The Crisis in Venezuela Could Send Oil Prices Soaring

    By Nick Cunningham, Oilprice.com

    Venezuela’s deteriorating crisis is “going to be the biggest geopolitical story to watch in the oil markets," according to Helima Croft of RBC Capital Markets. The economic, political and security...

  • FILE PHOTO: Arellano, deputy of the Venezuelan coalition of opposition parties (MUD), clashes with national guards during a rally against Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas

    The Risk That Could Drive Oil Prices Higher in a Hurry

    By Nick Cunningham, Oilprice.com

    The latest rally in oil prices ran up against a wall yet again, and the same fears about oversupply have not receded in the slightest. The expectation from most oil analysts is that there is very...

  • Emmanuel Macron, head of the political movement 'En Marche!', or 'Onwards!', and candidate for the 2017 presidential election, delivers a speech as he attends a meeting for Women's day in Paris, France

    France Just Made a Big Move Toward a Green Energy Future

    By Bate Felix and Simon Carraud, Reuters

    France aims to end the sale of gasoline and diesel vehicles by 2040 and become carbon neutral 10 years later, Ecology Minister Nicolas Hulot said on Thursday at a presentation of measures to keep up...

Global Economy Directory

Tags
Monday, February 23, 2015 - 5:45am
Monday, November 4, 2013 - 3:15am
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 6:00am
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 1:30pm
Monday, April 29, 2013 - 12:06am
Friday, February 8, 2013 - 11:32am
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 12:02am
Monday, December 17, 2012 - 12:01am
Monday, November 26, 2012 - 12:19am
Monday, October 1, 2012 - 12:03am
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - 12:30am
Friday, August 24, 2012 - 12:08am
Monday, July 30, 2012 - 12:02am
Monday, July 23, 2012 - 12:14am
Monday, July 2, 2012 - 12:10am
Saturday, June 16, 2012 - 2:24pm
Sunday, June 10, 2012 - 12:19am
Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 12:01pm
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 12:11am
Monday, May 21, 2012 - 12:07am
Monday, May 7, 2012 - 12:38am
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - 7:44am
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 2:18pm
Sunday, February 26, 2012 - 12:30am
Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 5:26pm
Monday, December 19, 2011 - 12:03am
Monday, December 12, 2011 - 12:39am
Thursday, December 8, 2011 - 5:28pm
Monday, December 5, 2011 - 1:00am
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 - 12:01am
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 - 4:52pm
Monday, October 31, 2011 - 12:41pm
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 - 5:30pm
Monday, September 26, 2011 - 12:00am
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 12:00am
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 - 3:55pm
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 - 12:32pm
Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 11:53am
Tuesday, June 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 12:00am
Monday, March 28, 2011 - 2:14pm

Pages