The UK loses billions of pounds each year as a result of "chronic" underinvestment outside London, newly published research reveals. Failing nationwide infrastructural overhaul, Britain will reportedly face an annual loss of £90 billion by 2026.
Air travel in the US is set to become more expensive beginning next week – but airline profits and jet fuel costs aren't to blame this time. Instead, the price hike will come as a result of a TSA fee increase.
The commissioner of the United States Customs and Border Protection says his agency’s new million-dollar multimedia campaign has “a very clear, simple and direct message.” The way that message is being conveyed, however, isn’t as transparent.
Notwithstanding the ongoing and costly setbacks occurring as recently as earlier this month, United States Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel stood by the Pentagon’s F-35 fighter jet program this week during a visit Thursday with pilots.
Russia has produced more gold than the United States for the first time in 25 years. It’s now the world’s third biggest producer after China and Australia, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia Sergey Donskoy said.
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling, a group of faith leaders is seeking a religious exemption to President Obama’s planned executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating against employees based on sexual preference.
A new Russian law starting July 1 means Visa and MasterCard can no longer block Russian clients. It is part of legislation for a national payment system, and ensures electronic payments and protects Russians from being blocked after an incident in April.
Argentina’s economy is on a collision course, and is headed for default following a US Supreme Court ruling that could send creditors demanding bond payments, Economic Minister Axel Kicillof warned UN diplomats.
China is moving forward with a plan to create its own version of the World Bank, which will rival institutions that are under the sway of the US and the West. The bank will start with $100 billion in capital.