The Indian Government pushed for a populist interim budget by raising the income-tax ceiling for salaried employees and doling out cash to farmers, in addition to providing monthly pensions to workers in the unorganized sector
The pound sterling rebounded from its April 2017 low after the Brexit deal of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party was defeated by a record margin of 230 votes in the House of Commons on January 3 of this year.
The mid-term polls in the United States are expected to be held on November 6 of this year, with the Republicans currently controlling both chambers of the Congress: the Senate and the House of Representatives.
This year will decide Britain’s future in the eurozone. To understand how the eurozone-UK Brexit negotiations will impact nations and businesses, the outcome of the talks, which are already in an advanced stage
The 2018 Italian election is proving to be a hard battle between the center-right bloc and the Five Star Movement (M5S), a Euro-skeptic party. As the outcome of the March election shows, the fight is evident as the vote split the country in half.
2017 was a banner year for cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin—the flagbearer of the cryptocurrency market—reached heights of 3,000-percent growth, turning droves of investors into overnight millionaires.
The year 2018 signals the commencement of the actual Brexit negotiations, which involve discussions on future relations, including trade between the United Kingdom (UK) and the rest of the countries in the eurozone.
Say what you will about Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, but the man seemingly won’t go down without a fight. He recently announced plans for the country to develop its very own cryptocurrency—dubbed the “petro”—to circumvent the economic sanctions placed on the country by the United States.
Chile stands to join the ranks of Latin American countries swinging back to the political right after a prolonged period on the left. As the Pink Tide recedes, pro-business leaders have taken hold in Argentina, Brazil, Peru and Paraguay.
When Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales was campaigning for the presidency in 2015—his first electoral campaign for public office—he ran on a single platform: “I’m not a thief; I’m not corrupt”.