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  • China's trade surplus surged in April

     
    China reported an unexpectedly large trade surplus in April, likely helping U.S. officials in their demands for faster Chinese currency appreciation while the two countries hold high-level talks in Washington. China's trade surplus grew to $11.4 billion...
  • China lets its currency rise to new high against the dollar -- but slowly

     
    China’s currency inched up to a new high against the dollar on Wednesday, the seventh straight session of gains, as President Hu Jintao arrived in Washington for meetings with President Obama. The yuan’s recent strength obviously isn’t a...
  • The Obama-Hu summit: 'A spirit of cooperation that is also friendly competition'

     
    Full text of the presidents' White house news conference where they eac describe te status of a range of bilateral issues.....
  • Chinese currency’s clout on the rise

     
    Could Mao take a bite out of the greenback? That's what economists will be asking as the Chinese yuan builds momentum toward becoming internationalized and a potential rival to the U.S. dollar. Chinese President Hu Jintao may have heightened those......
  • Gold tops $1,400 amid new debate over tying currencies to the metal

     
    Gold’s surge continued Monday, with the metal topping $1,400 an ounce for the first time after the head of the World Bank raised the idea of pegging currency values to gold -- a return, on some level, to the old......
  • YEMEN: Ramadan shoppers feel the pinch of soaring food prices, tumbling currency

     
    Soaring food prices during the annual fasting month are nothing new to Yemenis, but this year's unusually high price hikes and the continued devaluation of the national currency are forcing many Yemenis to cut their Ramadan shopping short. "I couldn’t.....
  • Rock star via avatar on 'Second Life': 'It's Facebook on steroids.'

     
    ‘I legitimately think that [this is] the most sustainable method of performing for an artist these days, both environmentally — because you can reach the entire globe without burning gas — and financially.' —Craig Lyons, singer, on...
  • Hanging at Lemmy's virtual castle in ROCKTropia: Watch out for the demon spawn

     
    Motörhead's Lemmy Kilmister may cut a daunting figure in real life, with his black Fu Manchu mustache and biker duds, but he's larger than life in the virtual world. He's a king, with his own domain, aptly named Lemmy's Castle,......
  • Public Storage has rough quarter

    Glendale-based Public Storage Inc. this week attributed losses on the foreign currency exchange to a nearly $75-million decrease in net income during the second quarter of 2010. Public Storage reported income of $131 million in the second quarter,...
  • Traveling to Europe this year? Five things you need to know

    Traveling to Europe this year? Five things you need to know
    The lights are still on at the Eiffel Tower. They keep ringing up sales at Prada in Rome, and London is getting ready to start partying for about a year and a half, beginning with the April 29 wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton at Westminster...
  • Cool Websites and Apps (Travel Edition)

    Cool Websites and Apps (Travel Edition)
    Web Wednesday arrived early since I'm in China. And because I'm away, this week's "Cool Websites and Apps" picks are all travel related. They are also all apps since many of us rely mainly on our smartphones when we're touring around in another city....
  • Senior Travel: Weak euro -- windfall or worry?

    Senior Travel: Weak euro -- windfall or worry?
    Today's media are full of reports on the "crisis" in the euro currency. The euro, as most of you know, is the common currency among 17 separate European countries, including all the big ones other than the UK, and what happens to it influences almost...