Economy News

Bay Area cities submit proposal for Amazon’s new headquarters

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The cities of San Francisco, Oakland, Fremont, Concord and Richmond submitted a proposal to bring…

China’s economic growth stays stable as ruling party meets

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China’s economic growth stayed relatively stable in the latest quarter, buoyed by strength in retail spending and exports…

New apps that help you save money

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New apps that help you save money and manage your finances…

Microsoft rolls out new Windows 10 update and laptops

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Microsoft has begun rolling out an update to its Windows 10 operating system, hoping to spark enthusiasm…

Social Security recipients will see 2% boost in 2018

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Millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2 percent increase in benefits…

Coach no more; New York company wants to be called Tapestry

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To better incorporate all of the brands it now owns, the storied Coach company of New York is changing its name to Tapestry…

China to allow some drugs based on foreign approvals

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hina will allow use of some drugs and medical devices based on approval by foreign regulators…

IMF: World economy is picking up speed

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The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday raised its forecast for global growth to 3.6 percent this year…

Twitch’s co-founder shares his success stories

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Twitch’s co-founder Kevin Lin shares his success stories…

Nobel goes to Richard Thaler, who made economics human again

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Richard Thaler of the University of Chicago on Monday won the 2017 Nobel prize in economics for documenting…