Key reforms seen at risk due to politics

Key reforms seen at risk due to politics
Global Source has scaled down its 2014 gross domestic product (GDP) growth forecast for the Philippines from 6.1 percent to 5.8 percent, lower than the market consensus forecast of 6.3 percent. For 2015, Global Source has likewise pared down its GDP …
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One-Man Empire Brings Locavore Cuisine to Myanmar
Ms. Poilâne, who met Sharky during a vacation in Myanmar late last year, called him “the best of today's globalized world: thinking global but acting local.” By the standards of today's agro-industries, Sharky, 56, is a minnow. But over the last three …
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US Chinese Factories Keep Losing Ground to Global Rivals
The Commerce Department in part cites "unexpectedly strong global economic headwinds and macroeconomic factors outside our control. But that just means that we have more work to do." The department says it is providing information to small and midsize …
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