Financial Crisis

Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak as rough week ends

Oct 12, 2018

U.S. stocks rebound and finish with solid gains after big losses the past few days, but the S&P 500 still finishes with its worst week in six months

Stock market experts say this is a stumble, not a plunge

Oct 12, 2018

Jumpy markets upset months of smooth sailing for investors

Indonesian president says trade wars too destructive

Oct 12, 2018

Indonesian president says trade wars are an invitation to destruction, as shares rebound on news of possible Trump-Xi meeting

Markets Right Now: US stocks slump on day of wide swings

Oct 11, 2018

US stocks slump again, two-day decline is biggest since February

Zimbabwe arrests protest organizers as economy plunges

Oct 11, 2018

Zimbabwe arrests protest organizers as country faces worst economic crisis in a decade

Market forces put America's recycling industry in the dumps

Oct 10, 2018

Recycling programs across the United States are shutting down, scaling back or costing more because of a global market crisis caused by China closing its doors to most recyclables

Zimbabwe faces its worst economic crisis in a decade

Oct 10, 2018

Zimbabwe faces worst economic crisis in a decade; fuel lines, spiking prices, rationed beer

Pakistan to seek IMF loan to avert meltdown

Oct 9, 2018

Pakistan says it will seek a bailout loan from the International Monetary Fund to address a mounting balance of payments crisis

Trump posts losses at another Scottish golf resort

Oct 8, 2018

A second Scottish golf resort owned by President Donald Trump is posting losses as his company faces a backlash about his divisive comments and a struggling local economy

Puerto Rico power company announces 15 percent drop in bills

Oct 4, 2018

Puerto Rico's power company has announced a 15 percent reduction in electric bills as people struggle to recover from Hurricane Maria amid an economic crisis

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