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=1065996800 Next week’s data releases focus on the US consumer in Fri, 7 Nov 2014 22:11:00 -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 Russian pharmaceutical market value grows 14% in 2013 http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065985325 Russia's pharmaceutical market grew 14% year on year in value terms to RUB1.045 trillion (USD28.91 billion) in Fri, 7 Mar 2014 09:23:00 -0800 Mercedes-Benz and Audi sales show no signs of slowing in October with both brands recording 11% growth http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065996817 Premium sales continue to boom, but macro developments in China and high base levels are likely to see slowing Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:37:00 -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 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 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 Most leading pharma companies in Romania see sales drop in 2013 http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065985347 In 2013, most major pharmaceutical companies operating in Romania saw their sales decline, as the market's value stagnated compared with the previous year. Meanwhile, the new Romanian health minister Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:50:00 -0800 China issues draft guidelines on biosimilars http://www.ihs.com/products/global-insight/industry-economic-report.aspx?ID=1065996780 China has released draft industry guidelines on the development of biosimilars in a move expected to turn the country into one of the world's top biosimilars Fri, 7 Nov 2014 08:38:00 -0800