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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:34:38 GMT
China tells US: stay out of our region's business - The Guardian
China tells US: stay out of our region's business - China told the United States on Tuesday to stay out of disputes over the South China Sea and leave countries in the region to resolve problems themselves, after Washington said it wanted a freeze on stoking tension. Michael Fuchs, US deputy assistant . .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:30:53 GMT
China to be the world's largest business travel market - The National
China to be the world's largest business travel market - China is poised to displace the United States as the world's biggest business-travel market by 2016, aided by accelerating export growth and slowing inflation. Last year, American business travelers spent US$1.20 for every dollar spent by the Chinese .

Sat, 05 Jul 2014 05:12:13 GMT
US likely to stay world's top oil producer for while, report says - LONDON — The United States will remain the world's biggest oil producer this year after overtaking Saudi Arabia and Russia as extraction of energy from shale rock spurs the nation's economic recovery, Bank of America Corp. said. US production of crude . .

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 21:16:03 GMT
Prospects for world growth hinge on US and China - The Daily Star
That keeps the focus on U.S. Federal Reserve and how fast it will run down the stimulus that has pumped cheap money around the world, prompting investors to take increasing risks. The Fed gathers Tuesday for its two-day meeting, but no change of course .

Thu, 17 Jul 2014 01:42:42 GMT
Raising Stakes on Russia, US Adds Sanctions - New York Times
. actual exposure to the American capital market may be small. “But the chilling effect on hitting sizable banks and energy companies could cause major second thoughts for doing business and investing far beyond direct U.S. capital market impact,” he .US expanding sanctions against Russia for its support of separatists in UkraineWashington PostRosneft's Problem With The US Sanctions On The Oil CompanyForbesSanctions cast doubt on Rosneft's plans for world dominationFinancial TimesITAR-TASS -Ahram Onlineall 2,926 news articles .

Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:45:03 GMT
US evacuates Libya embassy over 'real risk' from fighting - US evacuates Libya embassy over 'real risk' from fighting. TRIPOLI -- The United States evacuated its Libyan embassy staff under air cover Saturday as they faced a "real risk" from fierce fighting around Tripoli airport, Secretary of State John Kerry said.

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:46:50 GMT
Column: Close the Tax Loophole That Sends US Corporations Overseas - Valley News
Reuters - Many of these companies are for all intents and purposes still based in the United States, and they remain here to take advantage of everything that makes the United States the best place in the world to do business: our rule of law, our universities .Tax Inversion Freedom vs. Fiscal Berlin WallSomewhat Reasonable - Heartland Institute (blog)all 110 news articles .

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:07:24 GMT
American Sustainable Business Council recently completed a scientific poll of small business owners with two to 99 employees, spanning a wide range of industries across the U.S. 80 percent of small business owners favor federal protection of upstream .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:11:47 GMT
Kerry says India-US strategic relationship must be transformed into historic ... - NetIndian
NetIndian- - NetIndianUnited States Secretary of State John Kerry has said that this is the moment to transform the strategic relationship between the US and India into a historic partnership that honours their place as great powers and great democracies. . "Innovation .Kerry to woo Modi's India, but quick progress unlikelyYahoo Newsall 253 news articles .

Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:03:36 GMT
US and Europe Set to Toughen Russia Sanctions - New York Times
In some cases, the Europeans may actually leapfrog beyond what the United States has done, forcing Washington to catch up. The collaboration suggested a hardening resolve among the allies after the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern .Obama announces expanded sanctions against Russia as EU alignsWashington PostObma, EU slap tough sanctions on certain of Russia's sectorsMiamiHerald.comUS and EU announce new, tougher sanctions on RussiaABC OnlineTimes of Maltaall 2,251 news articles .