Current International Economy News Today
| Aus. Economy Will Be Soft for a Few Years: Callow|
Dec. 4 (Bloomberg) –- Barclays Chief International Economist Julian Callow discusses Australia’s GDP numbers and what he thinks the central bank needs to do to spur growth as the mining investment boom wanes. He speaks to Anna Edwards and Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television’s “Countdown.”
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 18:16:46 -0800
| Report shows Oman has scope for more international budget hotels|
(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) There is a huge scope for international economy hotels to set up properties in Oman as not one economy class hotel in that category is slated for launch in ...
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 04:49:14 -0800
| So, the U.S. Is Terrible at International Tests: Who Cares?|
The results of yet another high-profile international exam have arrived, and U.S. students have once again turned in a decidedly ho hum performance. Our 15-year-olds lagged in math, remained average in reading and science, and, on the whole, were thoroughly trounced by their peers in places like Shanghai, Japan, South Korea, and Finland. U.S. teens have tended to botch these sorts of tests ever ...
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 14:52:00 -0800