Euro Woes? Public Service Strike in UK Biggest in Decades

Britain's austerity measures are fostering union militancy and governmental anit-union rhetoric.Amiel Ungar, 12/1/2011, 10:29 AM

Israel Booming Despite Economic Downturn

OECD expects Israel to avoid recession and to see continued growth despite a slowdown that should end by mid 2012.Gabe Kahn., 11/28/2011, 8:25 PM

'Occupy Wall Street' Visit Home of the Wealthy One Percent

The Occupy Wall Street Movement is hoping to stay in the frame by adopting new tactics.Aryeh ben Hayim, 10/12/2011, 4:37 AM

Obama: Pass This Immediately! Republicans: Lets Negotiate

Barack Obama's speech was one his better addresses and an attempt to trap the Republicans, but the GOP is seeking to avoid the snare.Amiel Ungar, 9/9/2011, 12:03 PM

Social Justice Rallies

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The Free Market: A Talk with Commodities Expert Leo Melamed

A talk with the former chairman of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange on what caused America's financial situation.Douglas Goldstein, 8/9/2011, 6:04 PM

Successive Market Losses Trigger Stampede to Safe Havens

Financial Markets are in rapid and disorderly retreat as pessimism grows about global recession.Amiel Ungar, 8/5/2011, 4:42 PM

Spanish Regional Elections Shake Government and Europe Too

The Spanish regional vote dealt a heavy blow to the ruling Socialists and also increased Eurozone jitters.Amiel Ungar, 5/23/2011, 11:52 PM

Protesters Piggyback on Spanish Regional Elections

Protesters discouraged by Spain's whopping unemployment are not waiting for Sunday's election to voice disapproval of the situation.Amiel Ungar, 5/18/2011, 9:22 PM

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.Amiel Ungar, 5/12/2011, 2:06 PM

As Austerity Bites, the Mood in Europe Turns Ugly

Europe's attempt to restore solvency is provoking major demonstrations by those who feel they are being used as pawns by bankers and investors.Amiel Ungar, 3/27/2011, 11:30 PM

Ireland Votes but Irish Eyes Are Not Smiling

The Fine Gael victory will be the easy part; keeping Ireland solvent will be harderAmiel Ungar, 2/24/2011, 8:22 AM

Price Index Up by 0.02%

Consumer Price Index defies expectations, rises by 0.02% in January after 0.04% December increase.Maayana Miskin, 2/15/2011, 9:05 PM

Netanyahu to Combat Price Hikes

Prime Minister calls urgent meeting to fight price hikes after the Histadrut threatens a nationwide strike. Maayana Miskin, 2/8/2011, 10:58 PM

Leap in Gasoline Prices Hits Commuters Where It Hurts

Israeli commuters got hit in the pocket Sunday, whether they ride in private vehicles or were conscientous about using public transportation.Chana Ya'ar, 1/2/2011, 3:05 PM

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%. Hillel Fendel, 12/30/2010, 9:29 PM

Two Ways to Protect Against a Falling Dollar

The US government has been going on a printing spree for years, thus devaluating the dollar. How can one protect one's earnings or savings? Aaron Katsman, 11/29/2009, 2:28 PM

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.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/29/2009, 1:35 PM