Topic: Group of Seven
Sarkozy, Obama, and the other leaders at the G8 should be evaluating the policies that have brought them to the brink of financial ruin. Unfortunately, their attention will be elsewhere: on Internet regulation, for one thing.
05/25/2011 04:12 pm
G-20, a group of financial leaders from 20 of the world's biggest economies, meets in Washington to discuss challenges facing the global economy. The G-20 talks are focusing on how to prevent imbalances in trade and government debt.
04/15/2011 01:37 pm
Global politics, a weak US dollar, and the price of gold are among the factors contributing to high oil prices
04/13/2011 11:24 am
The Bangladeshi government's treatment of Muhammad Yunus, the Nobel Peace Prize winner who has lifted millions out of poverty with his micro-lending program, is shameful. And it does nothing to help the poor.
04/08/2011 11:58 am
Just as perseverance helped the Japanese cope with the nuclear crisis, earthquake, and tsunami, other qualities can help them in the recovery phase.
03/23/2011 03:05 pm
After an earthquake in 1995, the yen appreciated quite a bit. But this time may be different.
03/21/2011 01:33 pm
Stocks on the Dow gained Friday. But the Dow average closed lower for the week, which turned out to be tumultuous for stocks.
03/18/2011 06:01 pm
Currency markets reversed some of the gains of the yen after the G-7 announced that they would intervene to reduce the value of the yen. The Japanese currency lost nearly two yen against the dollar on currency markets.
03/18/2011 05:39 pm
Stock market futures, after Wednesday's big sell-off, move higher with brighter unemployment report.
03/17/2011 10:33 am
The Group of 20 faces a lot of heat each time it gathers. Streets swell with protesters and clashes with police often end in property damage and violence. But the contention doesn’t end at the doors to the meeting rooms. Within the G20, there are some significant divides on key trade issues.
11/10/2010 11:16 am