University degrees 'irrelevant' to big employers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (News.com.au) Big employers are going cold on university degrees, leaving students and jobseekers to wonder if their qualifications are worth the investment and extra study. This week, international more…

Investors make huge move in January

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) – Investors pulled $24 billion from equity funds in the first three weeks of January, as stock markets took a plunge following a decline in oil prices, more…

French economy minister questions China's growth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FRANCE24) – Outspoken French economy minister Emmanuel Macron questioned the reliability of China's official figures and restated his determination to reform France's sluggish economy during a marathon round more…

Norway's biggest bank: Stop using cash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (International Business Times) The largest bank in Norway has called for the country to stop using cash, the Local reported Friday. This comes as the latest move in more…

Fruit, vegetable prices soar in Canada

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZEROHEDGE) – Earlier this month, we documented the surging price of fresh produce in Canada, where the plunging loonie is creating a nightmare for shoppers in grocery aisles more…

Study: Obama trade deal an economy killer

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2809505" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama (White House photo)[/caption] Seven years of global negotiations with the Obama administration has resulted in a trade deal that would kill jobs more…