Greece: Back in Crisis

A historic moment for the battered European nation and a new test for the euro



Greece’s public debt as a percentage of GDP has broken that threshold. The nation's predicament in 90 seconds.

Inside Iran: A Vibrant Nation's New Hopes, Fears, and Prayers in Pictures

Life in Iran is about to change. With a nuclear deal struck with the West, Iranian officials are looking toward “a new chapter.” For ordinary Iranians, it marks the end of several years of severe economic instability. A small team of Bloomberg reporters recently visited Iran's sprawling capital, Tehran, and the historic city of Isfahan, to meet with senior officials, young entrepreneurs, executives, leading female voices, and countless ordinary Iranians. Photographs by Simon Dawson for Bloomberg

World Diamond Body Rejects Report Trafficking Is Fueling War

A program involving more than 80 countries to stem the flow of diamonds trafficked by armed movements is succeeding in stopping the revenue from sales of the gems being used to stoke violence, World Diamond Council President Edward Asscher said.


Does the BOJ Need to Change Their Inflation Target?

Patrick Bennett, strategist at CIBC, discusses the BOJ keeping its record stimulus unchanged, their inflation target and Singapore's economy. He speaks to Bloomberg's Yvonne Man, David Ingles, Angie Lau and Rishaad Salamat on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)

Reasons Why BOJ Doesn't Want to Expand Stimulus

Izumi Devalier, Japan economist at HSBC, discusses the Bank of Japan's move to keep record stimulus unchanged and the outlook for the economy. She speaks to Bloomberg's Rishaad Salamat on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)

Abe Reshuffles Cabinet, Looks to Regain Public Support

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is shuffling his cabinet, trying to win back public support which he lost over the controversial defense legislation. Bloomberg's Brian Fowler reports on "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)

Bank of Japan Keeps Record Stimulus Unchanged

The Bank of Japan has refrained from adding to its stimulus program amid growing speculation that signs of a recession may press it to act at the end of the month. Bloomberg's David Ingles reports on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)