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=1065991614 Next week brings an economic triple-play of a Fed meeting, the first report on second-quarter GDP, and the July employment Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:40:00 -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 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 Hamas's tactics highlight severe cost of war with Hizbullah and raise risk of third intifada against Israel http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065991566 Hamas has been able to inflict more casualties against Israeli troops than Hizbullah did during the 2006 war, while its rocket fire against Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport has led to the suspension of Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:00 -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 Zintan's tribal alliance against Misratah raises civil conflict risks in Libya http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065980899 Recent weeks have brought a surge in hostility between the powerful Zintan brigade and brigades aligned with Misratah, manifesting in fighting in the Abu Salim district near the centre of the capital Mon, 8 Jul 2013 08:28:00 -0800 New Telangana state in India presents business opportunities in Seemandhra and emboldens other demands for statehood http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065985324 India's 29th state will come into existence on 2 June, finalising a process that began in July 2013 amid protests and Fri, 7 Mar 2014 09:29:00 -0800 EU's CHMP recommends three new medicines for marketing approval and leukaemia drugs Imbruvica and Zydelig http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065991626 Three new drugs have been recommended for approval in the European Union by the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use in its July meeting. The committee has also Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:22:00 -0800 Housing Market, Manufacturing and Consumer Confidence Feature in UK Economic Week Starting 28 July http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065991615 Survey evidence from the purchasing managers’ index is expected to show the manufacturing sector is still in pretty good shape, despite the reported second-quarter marked slowdown in output Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:17:00 -0800 India's new BJP government likely to push for privatisation in minerals, energy, metals, and power sectors http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065991500 Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government will be better positioned than its predecessor to realise its ambitious divestment Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 -0800