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=1065992380 Revised second-quarter GDP on Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:15:00 -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 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 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 Indian antitrust regulator fines 14 OEMs USD421.8 mil. for stifling spare-parts competition http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065992412 The Competition Commission of India's imposition of a total of 25.5 billion rupees (USD421.8 million) on 14 automakers for limiting competition in the spare-parts market rightly keeps the end-user in Tue, 26 Aug 2014 07:56:00 -0800 Japanese new vehicle registrations decline 5.6% y/y in May http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065990150 The rate of decline in new vehicle registrations in Japan during May, the second consecutive month of decrease as consumers continue to cut back on spending following the 1 April sales tax hike, Mon, 2 Jun 2014 08:01:00 -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 Volvo launches second-generation XC90 http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065992435 Volvo Cars has finally revealed its second-generation XC90, a vehicle which is said to mark the future direction of the Swedish Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:46:00 -0800 Indian government revives plans for free essential drugs http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065990151 India's new health minister has announced that he will revive failed plans, initially announced in 2013, to provide free drugs to patients in primary care settings. Mon, 2 Jun 2014 07:45:00 -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