Topic: Group of Twenty
South Korea says that North Korean forces 'launched the first shots' in an exchange of gunfire in a remote region. The flare-up comes just before a reunion of families divided by the Korean War.
10/29/2010 11:13 am
The current activity of the stock market is not driven by real economic growth. It’s driven by the hope of fast, easy money. Pure gambling, in other words.
10/27/2010 07:00 pm
Tuesday's cyber attack on the Nobel Peace Prize website came less than three weeks after Norway awarded the prize to jailed Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobao.
10/27/2010 09:45 am
France's Senate finalized a bill raising the retirement age from 60 to 62 today as oil workers and students begin to back away from protests over pension reforms.
10/26/2010 05:19 pm
US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner is keeping the pressure on China, after finance ministers meeting in South Korea this weekend seem to have staved off the immediate threat of a 'currency war.'
10/24/2010 11:19 am
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Japan called US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner 'unrealistic,' while India doubted he would have support among emerging economies at the G20 summit next month.
10/22/2010 12:32 pm
Currency market adjustments are a major focus of Friday's G-20 meeting of finance ministers and central bankers.
10/22/2010 08:46 am
That kind of aggressive currency behavior simply will not be tolerated – you lose arts and crafts time for one week.
10/21/2010 06:35 pm
G20 nations are in danger of escalating currency wars, as each strives to give its exports a price advantage on the world market. Anxiety rises as finance ministers meet this week.
10/21/2010 06:20 pm