IHS Economics Most Viewed News http://www.ihs.com/Economics-News.xml Most viewed Economics news articles on IHS.com Key US data releases and events http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065988474 Up next week are retail sales, consumer prices, housing starts, and industrial Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:47:00 -0800 Global Economic Impact of the Japanese Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Disaster http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065929196 Large, but (probably) temporary, impact on the Japanese economy; small impact on the rest of the Wed, 16 Mar 2011 15:38:00 -0800 Indian government releases DPCO 2013, expanding price controls to 652 drugs http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065979298 India's Department of Pharmaceuticals on 15 May published the Drug (Price Control) Order (DPCO) 2013, bringing 652 drugs under government price controls, which will make use of market-based pricing Fri, 17 May 2013 08:50:00 -0800 Inflation, unemployment, earnings growth and retail sales feature in the UK economic week starting 14 April http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065988473 Data being released this coming week will likely show that earnings growth has moved above consumer price inflation for the first time since early 2010. Meanwhile, it is expected that the Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:39:00 -0800 BP removes staff from Iraq's Rumaila oilfield over fears of violent protests at drilling sites http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065984697 BP is planning to reduce the number of staff at its Rumaila oilfield as a precautionary measure to avoid violent spillovers from alleged violent anti-Shia incidents at drilling sites run by Baker Thu, 14 Nov 2013 09:13:00 -0800 Key US data releases and events http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065985390 Fourth-quarter GDP growth likely to be revised up to Fri, 21 Mar 2014 18:36:00 -0800 Honda Announces Future Business Strategy http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=106594026 Honda president and chief executive officer Takanobu Ito has revealed the company's future business strategy, aimed at sustaining financial growth in the long Tue, 20 Jul 2010 07:43:00 -0800 Proposed foreign investment legislation in Cuba unlikely to significantly improve business environment http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065988454 Cuba is in the process of approving a new foreign investment law, which is expected to moderately improve the business environment. However, foreign direct investment will continue to be restricted Wed, 9 Apr 2014 08:23:00 -0800 India cuts healthcare spending by 10% in 2014–15 government budget http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065985237 The Indian finance minister has announced that INR337 billion (USD5.4 billion) will be allocated to healthcare in the 2014–15 financial year, down 9.7% on funding in 2013–14. The reduced Tue, 18 Feb 2014 08:59:00 -0800 Ukraine announces "military operation" against pro-Russian gunmen in east, raising threat of civil war and Russian intervention http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065988476 Pro-Russian gunmen have seized police and security force buildings in a number of towns in eastern Ukraine since 12 April, with the interim Ukrainian government announcing that it will launch a Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:34:00 -0800