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A screen displays share prices at a security firm in Shanghai. Shanghai stocks were up 2.15 percent at midday on Monday.

What the China stock market roller coaster means

Jul 6, 2015
The government is now propping up the exchange it tried to cool down.
Posted In: China, stocks, government
German Chancellor Angela Merkel walks down the steps following a meeting with French President François Hollande at the Elysee Palace on Monday in Paris. Hollande and Merkel said the door was open for a return to debt negotiations with Greece, but called

Germany's reactions to Greek referendum

Jul 6, 2015
Those in Frankfurt express sympathy for Greek people, but 'enough is enough.'
Posted In: Germany, Greece, greekcrisis

Greek Finance Minister resigns amid fallout from vote

Jul 6, 2015
Yanis Varoufakis, known for a combative negotiation style, leaves his position.
Posted In: Greece, greek bailout, greekcrisis

Greece heads to crucial referendum

Jul 3, 2015
Greeks' vote Sunday may determine whether they stay in the eurozone.
Posted In: Greece, Euro Eurozone, Europe, greekcrisis

U.S. rice growers want to get in on Cuba

Jul 2, 2015
The increased demand would help farmers, who have seen prices fall.
Posted In: rice, U.S., cuba
Puerto Rico's residents are dealing with increasing economic hardships and a financial crisis that has resulted in the government's $72 billion debt.

U.S. investors could take a hit on Puerto Rican bonds

Jul 1, 2015
Is the island territory, with $72 billion debt, our Greece?
Posted In: Puerto Rico, bonds, municipal bonds, debt

Puerto Rico's exodus: vicious cycles and silver linings

Jul 1, 2015
The island is facing its largest outmigration since the '60s.
Posted In: Puerto Rico, debt, employment
Pro-Euro protesters gather in front of the parliament building in Athens on Tuesday. Thousands of people rallied in Athens on Tuesday in support of a bailout deal with international creditors, which has been rejected by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras

Greece misses debt repayment deadline

Jun 30, 2015
Greece has failed to repay 1.6 billion euro debt owed to the IMF on time.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Europe debt crisis, Euro zone
Puerto Rico is $72 billion in debt.

Facing huge debt, Puerto Rico weighs its options

Jun 30, 2015
The U.S. territory is treated like a state — and cannot, by law, declare bankruptcy.
Posted In: Puerto Rico, debt, interest rates
Demonstrators take part in a rally organized by supporters of the "Yes" vote for the upcoming referendum in front of the Greek Parliament on Tuesday in Athens, Greece

Londoner crowdfunding cash for Greek bailout

Jun 30, 2015
One man is taking it to the people to save Greece.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greek, Greece, bailout

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