Apr 11, 2013 A foreign currency shortage has Egyptians turning to informal dollar exchanges to keep businesses going.
Apr 3, 2013 Egypt needs a loan from the IMF to right its floundering economy, but the money will come with austerity strings attached.
Mar 29, 2013 The Egyptian Navy says it caught three men trying to cut a big Internet cable that runs under the Mediterranean causing slow downs in the country and as far away as Pakistan.
Mar 28, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to discuss whether the crisis in Cyprus will spread and how the U.S. economy is faring.
Mar 25, 2013 High debt equals low growth, right? That's a widely-held belief among the political class, supported by well-funded bipartisan PR campaigns. But many economists just don't agree.
Mar 5, 2013 China's National People's Congress convenes today as it concludes its once-in-a-decade transition of power. In his final address to the Congress, outgoing Premier Wen Jiabao set an ambitious economic growth target of 7.5 percent.
Feb 28, 2013 The government has revised its latest GDP figures, saying the economy grew at a rate of 0.1 percent during the last three months of 2012. The increase was the weakest GDP performance in two years.
Feb 15, 2013 A look at America's debt and deficit trouble through the lens of European economic standards.
Feb 14, 2013 A slew of GDP numbers out of Europe and Asia today paint a gory picture of the global economy.
Feb 11, 2013 Unrest returns to the streets two years after the ex-president's ouster, which means more disruption for the country's economy.