Pay hike decision by Wal-Mart Store Inc. (NYSE:WMT) will According to market analysts, Wal-Mart`s decision to increase the wages of 500,000 staff from April is going to have an ripple effect on many industries and States across America.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Greek funding and quantitative easing in Europe, an expected rate cut in Australia and the buoyant U.S. labour market are set to be the focus of an economic week dominated by a host of central bank meetings.
There's an interesting argument to be had about whether having Greece within the euro strengthens the currency or whether allowing it (or forcing it) to leave would do so.
Hong Kong police arrested nearly three dozen people Sunday after scuffles broke out at a protest in a border town, in the latest example of heightened tensions over the growing influx of mainland Chinese shoppers in the city.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. applauds as President Barack Obama arrives to speak at AARP in Washington last week. The President said too few Americans approaching retirement have saved enough to have peace of mind during their later years.