Topic: Economic Indicators
Hong Kong's unemployment drops to one of the lowest in the world.
09/18/2010 01:05 pm
Oil pipeline repairs were completed in Chicago after major leaks and oil was expected to flow Friday.
09/17/2010 01:44 pm
Consumer sentiment fell unexpectedly in September.
09/17/2010 01:07 pm
Consumer prices were boosted by a big jump in gasoline prices. Core inflation was flat.
09/17/2010 12:25 pm
Japanese deflation, weak American and European economies, combined with reinforcements from China, keep the yen high.
09/17/2010 11:05 am
The bill includes a $30 billion fund to increase access to lending for small businesses, and $12 billion in tax cuts. It also sets off debate on whether to extend the Bush tax cuts to more than the just 'middle class.'
09/16/2010 09:05 pm
Government aid kept some Americans from sliding into poverty last year, some analysts say. The 2009 poverty rate of 14.3 percent is a big one-year leap in the ranks of the poor.
09/16/2010 08:11 pm
Mortgage rates are at or near record lows nationally. But which major cities offer the best deals on mortgage rates?
09/16/2010 06:40 pm
The young are now more cautious than their Baby Boomer parents when it comes to investments. That's kind of ironic.
09/16/2010 04:29 pm
President Obama on Thursday again stressed his commitment to double US exports in five years and, thus, create 2 million jobs. Is a tougher stance toward China part of his plan?
09/16/2010 01:20 pm