Written by Javier E. David, Published on CNBC
Have the fearsome bond vigilantes been rendered obsolete by central banks?
As Congress and President Barack Obama lurch from one crisis to the next in an era of record budget deficits and a debt load flirting above $16 trillion, this once feared group of investors has gone strangely silent.
Published on Daily World
The tax side of the “Fiscal Cliff” has been averted by the President and Congress. On Jan. 1, the Senate overwhelmingly passed legislation sending the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (the Act) to the House where it was approved.
Published on NWA Online
Tokyo’s main fish market ushered in the new year with an auction Saturday that resulted in the highest price paid there, and probably anywhere, for a tuna.
Written by Isaac Arnsdorf, Published on Bloomberg
Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) plans to tow the drilling rig that ran aground in Alaska about 30 miles to a safe harbor after naval architects determined the vessel is safe to move.
Published on National Monitor
The latest unemployment report is out and the Obama administration can chalk up another victory in the fight against rising unemployment in the U.S.