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Story | Jul 2, 2015 | 4:26 PMHaitian President Michel Martelly, business leaders and civic boosters inaugurated an $80 million container port Thursday aimed at giving the hemisphere's poorest country a much bigger role in global shipping.
Story | Jul 2, 2015 | 7:44 AM
Pope Francis is taking his "church for the poor" to three of South America's poorest and most peripheral countries, making a grueling, week-long trip that will showcase the pope at his unpredictable best: speaking his native Spanish on his home turf about...
Story | Jul 1, 2015 | 3:33 PM
Less than a month after edging out Brazil, California has slipped back to its ranking as the eighth-largest economy in the world based off an update of global economic data released Wednesday. According to the World Bank, Brazil's gross domestic...
Story | Jul 1, 2015 | 2:44 AM
China needs fundamental reform of its state-dominated financial system to keep economic growth on track, the World Bank said Wednesday. The communist government needs to address wasteful investment, over-indebtedness and weak regulation of its shadow...