Euro Woes? Public Service Strike in UK Biggest in DecadesBritain's austerity measures are fostering union militancy and governmental anit-union rhetoric.
Israel Booming Despite Economic DownturnOECD expects Israel to avoid recession and to see continued growth despite a slowdown that should end by mid 2012.
'Occupy Wall Street' Visit Home of the Wealthy One PercentThe Occupy Wall Street Movement is hoping to stay in the frame by adopting new tactics.
Obama: Pass This Immediately! Republicans: Lets NegotiateBarack Obama's speech was one his better addresses and an attempt to trap the Republicans, but the GOP is seeking to avoid the snare.
The Free Market: A Talk with Commodities Expert Leo MelamedA talk with the former chairman of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on what caused America's financial situation.
Successive Market Losses Trigger Stampede to Safe HavensFinancial Markets are in rapid and disorderly retreat as pessimism grows about global recession.
Spanish Regional Elections Shake Government and Europe TooThe Spanish regional vote dealt a heavy blow to the ruling Socialists and also increased Eurozone jitters.
Protesters Piggyback on Spanish Regional ElectionsProtesters discouraged by Spain's whopping unemployment are not waiting for Sunday's election to voice disapproval of the situation.
On the Way to a European Super State?An increasing number of analysts are predicting that the bailout dam in Europe is about to be breached but some think it is part of a master plan.
As Austerity Bites, the Mood in Europe Turns UglyEurope's attempt to restore solvency is provoking major demonstrations by those who feel they are being used as pawns by bankers and investors.
Ireland Votes but Irish Eyes Are Not SmilingThe Fine Gael victory will be the easy part; keeping Ireland solvent will be harder
Price Index Up by 0.02%Consumer Price Index defies expectations, rises by 0.02% in January after 0.04% December increase.
Netanyahu to Combat Price HikesPrime Minister calls urgent meeting to fight price hikes after the Histadrut threatens a nationwide strike.
Leap in Gasoline Prices Hits Commuters Where It HurtsIsraeli commuters got hit in the pocket Sunday, whether they ride in private vehicles or were conscientous about using public transportation.
Inflation Rearing its Head?Transportation prices going up: Gas to hit record high on Jan. 1, giving Israel the 5th highest in the world, and bus prices will rise by 3%.
Two Ways to Protect Against a Falling DollarThe US government has been going on a printing spree for years, thus devaluating the dollar. How can one protect one's earnings or savings?
Produce Vendors Warn: ‘Political Death as Sure as Taxes’Produce vendors warned Monday that if the VAT tax on their goods rises by one percent, Prime Minister Netanyahu is as good as dead politically.