Egypt ups prices of cigarettes as part of economic reforms

Egypt has hiked the prices of cigarettes, the latest measure amid reforms designed to overhaul the country's troubled economy, still reeling from a costly 2011 uprising......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 12th, 2018

Higher Oil Prices Fail To Stimulate Economic Growth In Gulf States

Authored by Tsvetana Paraskova via, The higher oil prices and the subsequent higher oil revenues play a part in a significantly improved outlook for the state finances and tr.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 25th, 2018

Why Your Summer House Could Be a Shaky Investment

Rising interest rates, climate change, and even Trump's tax reforms are hurting prices for vacation homes. For decades, it's been part.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 28th, 2018

Economic Report: Home-price gains decelerate to 11-month low as housing market tries for a soft landing

Lean supply and strong demand have kept home prices rising out of reach of most buyers, until they started to balk. Now price gains are moderating - though not declining......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch3 hr. 31 min. ago

The World"s Fragile Economic Condition - Part 1

Authored by Gail Tverberg via Our Finite World blog, Where is the world economy heading? In my opinion, a large portion of the story that we usually hear about how the worl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge17 hr. 31 min. ago

Evidence The Housing Bubble Is Bursting?: "Home Sellers Slashing Prices At Fastest Rate In Over Eight Years"

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, The housing market indicated that a crisis was coming in 2008.  Is the same thing happening once again in 2018?  For several years, the housing market has been .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 22nd, 2018

Turkey"s Economic Woes Raise Tensions in Egypt

Turkey’s economic crisis has heightened concerns in Egypt about whether the Arab world’s largest country is positioned to withstand falling confidence in emerging markets world-wide......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 21st, 2018

Walmart Warns It Will Be Forced To Raise Prices Due To Trade War

One of the reasons why the US economic response to Trump's trade war with Chin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 21st, 2018

Market Extra: Far-right candidate leads Brazil’s polls as investors worry about reforms, ailing real

With a far-right candidate leading in the presidential polls, potential for a fragmented Congress and a possible deterioration in economic data, investors worry about what’s next for Brazil following October’s election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

Economic Report: Household net worth climbs by $2.19 trillion, driven by stock market, house prices

Household and nonprofit net worth rose by $2.19 trillion in the second quarter, fueled by gains in the stock market and the continued housing price rebound......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

Chinese Yuan: USD/CNY (CNY=X) prices offering no clear cut signal

Chinese Yuan: USD/CNY (CNY=X) prices offering no clear cut signal Chinese premier Li Keqiang has trumpeted the benefits of global trade, in a speech at the World Economic Forum today.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 20th, 2018

Next big thing at Willets Point could be a large parking lot

The justification for razing a collection of small businesses in Willets Point, Queens, as part of an economic development project a decade in the making was that the land needed to be cleaned of its... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 18th, 2018

Escobar: Greater Eurasia Is Coming Together In The Russian Far East

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, The Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok has become a crucial part of strategic integration between Chin.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 16th, 2018

China To Take Over Israel"s Largest Port, Could Threaten US Naval Operations

A top Israeli military and energy official has questioned Israel and China's growing economic ties just as a Chinese company is set to begin operating Haifa Port as part of a major 25-year contract previously struck in 2015. “When C.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 15th, 2018

Economic Report: Cost of imported goods post biggest drop in 2 ½ years

The cost of goods imported into the U.S. fell in August for the second straight month and posted the biggest drop in two and a half years, largely reflecting lower oil prices. The import price index sank 0.6% last month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

U.S. retail sales barely rise; import prices drop

U.S. retail sales recorded their smallest gain in six months in August as consumers cut back on purchases of motor vehicles and clothing, but upward revisions to July data likely keep intact expectations of strong economic growth in the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

Apple Has Quickly Raised the Entry Price for the iPhone by $100

Increasing iPhone prices is only part of Apple's game plan to keep making more money......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 14th, 2018

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) modest rally after the release of some U.S. economic data

GOLD 1 OZ (XAU=X) modest rally after the release of some U.S. economic data Gold prices are posting a modest rally after the release of some U.S. economic data, including a very tame inflation report. S.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 13th, 2018

United States Oil (USO) prices slip as economic growth concerns counter tighter supplies

United States Oil (USO) prices slip as economic growth concerns counter tighter supplies Falling U.S. crude inventories helped push oil back over $70 a barrel Wednesday. Crude stockpiles fell by 5.3 million barrels last week, a decline that w.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 13th, 2018

Oil prices fall as economic concerns counter tightening supplies

Trade dispute between U.S. and China could slow demand......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 13th, 2018

Warren Buffett: In the 10 years since financial panic, we"ve learned we"re "all dominoes"

The 2008 financial crisis revealed just how vulnerable the U.S. "economic machine" is to any one part failing, according to the billionaire investor......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcSep 10th, 2018