An economist ponders the top question concerning those who control international capital flows.
The economic policy pendulum seems to be swinging away from laissez-faire to regulation.
Latest bombshells show the president in an increasingly vulnerable light.
China’s overheated property market is showing tentative signs of cooling, as authorities stepped up home-buying curbs to avert a housing bubble.
British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to hold her first talks with EU leaders and will tell them that the UK's decision to leave the bloc is irreversible.
Developing economies stand to gain an extra $21bn if they improve girls' health and sex education, says the United Nations Population Fund.
UK retail sales have stagnated for a second month in September as rising prices and warm weather hit demand for clothing.
New-home construction in the US has unexpectedly fallen on a plunge in multifamily building while permits rose more than forecast.
UK inflation has accelerated to the fastest pace in almost two years, part of an upward trend that’s set to continue as the weaker pound pushes up import costs.
The UK has dropped out of businesses’ top five locations for investments for the first time in seven years on Brexit fears.
Britain’s heating season has started with a bang, as natural gas contracts reverse a two-year slump.
A lawsuit seeking to force Prime Minister Theresa May to hold a vote in Parliament before beginning Britain’s exit from the European Union interferes with democracy.
Britain has lost its place as one of the top-five investment destinations of choice in the wake of the country's decision to leave the European Union, according to a new survey.
The Brics nations will fast-track the setting up of their own credit-rating agency to better cater to developing economies, rivalling existing ones based in Western countries.
Some increases are almost double the CPI rate - check out yours in our table.
The ANC must choose between self-interest or national interest, says an analyst.
The ANC should swap reckless promises for reforms that will uplift SA, says an analyst.
An economist explains how Uber helps to make the world a better place for society at large.
5 tips for financial spring-cleaning that will help you lead a more productive life.
A minimum wage could cause rising youth unemployment and stunt career prospects.
Fixing the educational system and developing a modern tax system will do much to help.
Shiley Zinn overcame teen pregnancy and setbacks to achieve business success.
The world’s largest emerging markets must double trade between their countries in the next four years, says Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Once a little-known firm, Russia's Rosneft has enjoyed a meteoric rise under President Vladimir Putin's rule to become the world's largest publicly traded oil company.
There have been reports of internet disruption across the East Coast of the United States after a key firm was hit by a cyberattack
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