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Moody’s demotes Puerto Rico’s credit rating further into junk status as the US Commonwealth struggles with rising debt and an ailing economy

Moody’s cuts Puerto Rico’s rating further into junk

Moody’s demotes Puerto Rico’s credit rating further into junk status as the US Commonwealth struggles with rising debt and an ailing economy

On May 21, Moody’s Investors Service announced that it had cut Puerto Rico’s credit rating further into junk status. The island, which is an unincorporated territory of the US, is sinking further into debt and economic despair, making the likelihood o...

A Korea of the future?

The number of North Koreans seeking refuge in the South has dropped as the country’s economy has improved suggesting citizens are more content

World Finance speaks with Bradley Babson, a former World Bank official, who is now the chair of the DPRK Economic Forum at the US-Korea Institute at John Hopkins on the economics of the regime. ...

World Bank ease of doing business “numbers just numbers” for India

With its economy growing faster than China’s and a business-friendly prime minister, India may appear an enticing prospect to foreign investors. But ranking 142 on the World Banks ease of doing business report the country still seems to have a way to go

World Finance speaks with TT Ashok, Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry's MSME Council, on doing business in the world’s second largest country. Come back later for a full transcript of this video....

Moody’s demotes Puerto Rico’s credit rating further into junk status as the US Commonwealth struggles with rising debt and an ailing economy

Moody’s cuts Puerto Rico’s rating further into junk

Moody’s demotes Puerto Rico’s credit rating further into junk status as the US Commonwealth struggles with rising debt and an ailing economy

Infonavit on reshaping Mexico’s mortgage market

Mexico is transforming its urban housing policy, and with the help of key names such as Infonavit and its CEO Alejandro Murat Hinojosa, the country is seeking to implement more sustainable solutions

Hernando de Soto: Protect goods by law not violence

World Finance speaks to Hernando de Soto on sometimes why terrorism prospers and taking the power back for the people

A Korea of the future?

The number of North Koreans seeking refuge in the South has dropped as the country’s economy has improved suggesting citizens are more content

World Bank ease of doing business “numbers just numbers” for India

With its economy growing faster than China’s and a business-friendly prime minister, India may appear an enticing prospect to foreign investors. But ranking 142 on the World Banks ease of doing business report the country still seems to have a way to go

Nightingale: China could be heading to a recession

Economist argues slow growth has reduced to stagnation in the Asian Tiger nation

Russia has called for the EEU to adopt its own single currency and central bank

Putin proposes single currency for the EEU

Russia has called for the EEU to adopt its own single currency and central bank

IMF bails Ukraine out again

Bailout aimed at stabilising Ukraine’s troubled economy comes as conflict with Russia continues to loom

Heilmann: ‘Germany needs to take a hardline on Greek debt’

Eurozone finance ministers are at loggerheads over the Greek government’s bailout demands

Is Iran the next biggest economy since the fall of the Wall?

Market analyst says emerging market players will be able to engage in business opportunities more readily than their Western counterparts

Growth of the Omani bond market

European investors among the most excited to participate in the Omani growth story

Deutsche Bank sets up African business hub in Dubai

Deutsche Bank AG has announced plans to make Dubai International Financial Centre its hub for African operations