Feb 10, 2012 President Obama said in his State of the Union that he wanted stricter enforcement of U.S. trade rules. U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk discusses the details of what's to come.
Feb 10, 2012 Gold is a "precious metal" with a storied history, but its value lies in the madness of the crowd. It's a speculation, not an investment.
Feb 10, 2012 Greeks are striking again today to protest deep cuts the government wants to make in order to get more bailout money. But even the most recent austerity deal Greece proposed might not be enough.
Feb 10, 2012 Rich Chinese buyers are bidding up global art prices. But as some buy for investment rather than artistic merit, there are fears of a bubble.
Feb 9, 2012 Greek leaders have agreed on a new austerity plan. What will the ripples be throughout the rest of the European economy?
Feb 8, 2012 We speak to two unemployed Spanish women in Madrid about the dire job situation in their country.
Feb 8, 2012 With investors feeling emboldened by a strengthening world economy, markets have steadily climbed since October.
Feb 7, 2012 Banking giant Citigroup is to become the first global bank to issue its own credit cards in China. Debit cards are much more common there.
Feb 7, 2012 Many fear that China's RMB is going to overtake the U.S. dollar as the world's most important currency. But some say the U.S. should encourage China to progress with the RMB internationalization.