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Rich countries are now turning their backs on free trade, says RBI chief Rajan

The Green Batti Project is an initiative to bring together young professionals mentor underprivileged kids and help them ideas, life and social …

India

China's February imports sink in news sign of weakness

BEIJING (AP) — China's imports shrank in February for a second month in a new sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy.<p>Imports contracted by 20.5 percent to $108.6 billion compared with a year earlier, customs data showed Sunday. China's trade data early in the year often can be …

Economy

The Cost of Buying and Selling a Home

When it comes to the costs of homeownership, most of us tend to focus on monthly payment and the size of the needed down payment. Sometimes, the cost …

Real Estate

Go Pro: Camera or Smartphone? Social Media or Electronics? Price or Value?

My sixteen-year old, a sophomore in high school, joined the investment club at school a couple of weeks ago, and entered a stock-picking competition. …

How much is your coffee habit costing you?

There is the habit of caffeine and then there is the hobby of coffee. Knowing where you fall along this spectrum helps when deciding how much you should think about the Latte Factor.<p>The Latte Factor is essentially the idea that over time, habitual expenses add up to a large opportunity cost. This …

Coffee

Trade deficit falls 8.3% to $41.8 billion

WASHINGTON — The U.S. trade deficit in January dropped sharply as both exports and imports fell.<p>The Commerce Department said Friday that the deficit fell 8.3% to $41.8 billion in January from $45.6 billion in December. The shrinking trade gap reflected a drop in exports, which fell $5.6 billion to …

Economy

China exports climb sharply as imports extend slump

BEIJING — China’s exports posted a strong rebound in February after a weak showing in January, as a steep upturn in shipments to major markets …

Exports

Strong hiring by restaurants, construction firms and business services point to growth ahead

It's been an extended happy hour at U.S. bars and restaurants, which led hiring gains last month.<p>U.S. dining establishments added 58,700 jobs in February, the Labor Department said Friday. It was a sign that solid job growth — more than 3 million positions added over the past 12 months — is causing …

Oil Prices Could Plunge as U.S. Overflows With Oil

If there's one thing that could cause a further plunge in oil prices just in time for summer driving season it's the growing U.S. oil glut. Oil inventories are as high as they've ever been, and it might not be long before the country literally runs out of a place for all of its petroleum.<p>Worse yet, …

Data brings more focus on timing of U.S. rate hike

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock investors may be bracing for further signs next week that the Federal Reserve could increase interest rates sooner rather than later, with retail sales expected to rebound after two straight months of declines.<p>Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange …

Stock Markets