Jun 18, 2013 Up until last year, Brazil's economy was surging. But growth has slowed, just as the government is preparing to host soccer’s World Cup next year.
Jun 10, 2013 The economic downtown that followed Egypt's uprising continues to make difficult circumstances even worse for the country's poor.
May 16, 2013 In the latest series of 'not in my backyard' or NIMBY protests in China, hundreds took to the streets in Kunming to oppose a petrochemical plant.
Apr 24, 2013 Students at Culinary Institute of America, one of the nation's top cooking schools, say their degrees are being devalued by slipping standards.
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.
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.
Feb 11, 2013 It may still be too early to judge the success or failure of that revolution in Egypt, but one thing is clear: It has not led to economic prosperity.