The yuan's 12.8 percent gain in the last five years prompted Chinese developers to issue $60.9 billion of bonds denominated in the greenback or in Hong Kong dollars.
The Abeno Harukas building, center, operated by Kintetsu Corp., stands illuminated at night in Osaka. Bloomberg News. TOKYO�Japan's economy grew even more slowly than initially calculated in the final three months of 2013 and posted another record ...
William A. Ackman has made a $1 billion bet on Herbalife's collapse, and lobbied aggressively for it. Credit Scott Eells/Bloomberg, via Getty Images.
A Brooklyn station operated by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, whose overall ridership rose 3.6 percent last year. Credit Michael Kirby Smith for The New York Times.
Ukraine faces a 37 percent increase in the price it pays for Russian natural gas after OAO Gazprom canceled a discount and threatened to cut supplies, Ukrainian Energy Minister Yuri Prodan told reporters yesterday.