Heidi N. Moore
Aug 8, 2012 Startup Square gets a caffeine boost by providing mobile payments for Starbucks customers. The deal also includes credit card processing.
Aug 1, 2012 Indian electricity bosses are less accountable than their Chinese counterparts even though India is a democracy and China a one-party state.
Jul 31, 2012 India needs many more generating plants to keep up with exploding demand for electricity, but the distribution system is so corrupt that investors are reluctant to put money in new plants.
Jul 31, 2012 In India, 600 million people lost power this morning. It's the second major blackout there in just two days.
Jul 31, 2012 Today blackouts in northern India spread to the eastern states, affecting half of the country's 1.2 billion people. Many office buildings are running on generators; More than a hundred trains were stranded in the summertime heat.
Jul 23, 2012 It had been rumored that Starbucks was interested in buying Peet's.
Jul 20, 2012 Employee riots at India's largest car-maker -- Maruti -- have burned down part of the factory, shut down the plant and killed a human resources manager.
Jul 18, 2012 It wasn't long ago that many thought India's growth rates could surpass those of its long-time rival, China. But China retains the upper hand in that relationship, thanks in part to its exports.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 6, 2012 What baristas and tailors and over-educated sandwich-makers tell us about the economy.