Sunday, January 4, 2015
U.S. factory activity grew at the slowest pace in six months in December, weakened by declines in orders and production. Yet growth was still healthy, a sign manufacturing may help drive the economy's expansion in 2015 as it did last year.
Friday, January 2, 2015
Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff will be sworn in for her second term
Guam has created tax incentives to encourage developers to build 1,600 new hotel rooms in the next five years with a new law enacted Wednesday.
U.S. stocks drifted lower on the final day of 2014 but the market was headed for its sixth straight year of gains.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Venezuela confirmed Tuesday that it has entered recession, while annual inflation topped 63 percent, exacerbating the outlook for an economy already hit by crippling shortages and crashing oil prices.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
The United States is back, and ready to drive global growth in 2015.
After enduring a fourth year of low growth, Brazil will miss its fiscal target for 2014 by a wide margin, its central bank said Monday.
Friday, December 26, 2014
If you're looking for signs that the U.S. economy is growing and that the job market is improving, just talk to small business owners.
Thursday, December 25, 2014
American Airlines CEO Doug Parker is rewarding employees who have already reached new labor agreements with the company with an extra 4 percent raise.
U.S. consumers are more optimistic about the economy than at any other time in the past eight years, buoyed by more jobs and falling gas prices, a survey finds.