Oct 21, 2013 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff convenes a committee to monitor prices and service ahead of next year’s World Cup to head off price gouging. But for retailers, there’s a fine line between appropriately responding to increased demand and taking advantage.
Oct 16, 2013 A new book chronicles the growth of Amazon and the personality behind its founder Jeff Bezos.
Sep 24, 2013 Facebook and the business strategy behind "frictionless payments."
Sep 16, 2013 The company behind the game is not happy about the break of embargo.
Aug 30, 2013 Emerging markets that thrived during the recession are seeing the flow of capital dry up.
Aug 20, 2013 A lottery for tickets to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil opens Tuesday, but it will be months before fans know if they have won seats.
Aug 15, 2013 Estee Lauder began marketing makeup to minorities in the U.S. during the recession, launching its M.A.C. stores. Now that line is the biggest selling makeup in several countries.
Aug 13, 2013 U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Brazil, the U.S.'s biggest trading partner in Latin America, and Brazilians are not happy about recent allegations that the government spied on U.S. friends and allies.
Aug 8, 2013 Despite the high cost, biometrics actually saves the banks money by reducing fraud and eliminating other problems that first world nations don't face.