international

Cuba

Why U.S. banks are keeping an eye on Cuba talks

Feb 27, 2015
U.S. and Cuban negotiators will meet in Washington Friday.
Posted In: cuba, international, Banks
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis attend a meeting with Belgium's prime minister.

Game theory may come into play in Greek negotiations

Feb 13, 2015
Greece's finance minister studied game theory, but we all sort of practice it.
Posted In: Greece, international, European Union
U.S. President Barack Obama.

Free trade on the agenda for Obama's Asia trip

Nov 7, 2014
A deal on the Trans-Pacific Partnership would be seen by many as a win.
Posted In: Obama, asia, China, economic objectives, international
ISIS

Life under ISIS rule

Oct 3, 2014
Iraqi Saed Toma Sliwa tells us what life is like under ISIS rule.
Posted In: Iraq, isis, international

Inversion – ain’t nothing but a tax dodge, baby

Jul 8, 2014
Companies buy overseas rivals with one aim in mind: Reduce their tax burdens.
Posted In: corporate inversion, outsourcing, international

The Chinese New Year: A 2 week holiday everywhere?

Feb 6, 2014
When two weeks leads to two months of manufacturing delays.
Posted In: China, international, international business, holidays, Chinese New Year

Will H&M make good on its "living wage" promise?

Nov 28, 2013
Clothing-retailer H&M has said it's drafting a plan to pay its textile worker a "living wage" by 2018.
Posted In: garment factory, clothing, international, retailer