The new government in Spain is trying lots of things to fix the country's broken finances and weak economy. One measure to boost productivity is an overhaul of the innumerable holidays that Spanish workers enjoy.
The latest bailout deal for Greece provides it with about 170 billion dollars in loans to prevent a default. In return, Greece has to make additional budget cuts on top of painful austerity measures already in place.
Why gold is so valuable right now? What is the future of money? The World's Anchor Marco Werman talks with Matthew Bishop of the Economist, co-author of "In Gold We Trust: The Future of Money in an Age of Uncertainty", to find out more.
G7 finance ministers held an emergency tele-conference today to discuss the crisis facing the Euro. Some reports suggest some kind of grand bargain is being floated to try to get wealthy and stable Germany to help its neighbors.
At first glance, the Palestinian economy appears to be booming: People are out on the streets, and small shops are packed. But the territory is under Israeli military control, and heavily dependent upon international aid.
China was one of the few international topics to come up at last night's presidential debate. The World's Aaron Schachter went to one of the most educated zip codes in the United States to hear what people think about China during the debate season.