China's factory sector shrank in January for the first time in over two years, the latest signal that the country's growth slowdown is set to persist following the economy's weakest expansion in 24 years in 2014.
McDonald's Super Bowl Commercial wants you to �pay with lovin.� Yes, it is just as ridiculous as it sounds. Basically McDonalds is going to randomly pick customers to �pay with lovin� rather than money from now until Valentines Day.
Holiday sales, widespread travels and the Christmas spirit couldn't save the United States economy in the fourth quarter of last year as the gross domestic product took a dive, surprising many analysts who expected higher growth.
Jeroen Dijsselbloem (L), head of the euro zone finance ministers' group, sits with Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as he is welcomed to his office in Athens, January 30, 2015.
The Greek government has hired US investment bank Lazard to advise it on its debt burden as it prepares to enter talks with the troika of international lenders that has overseen its four-year bailout programme.