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People are LESS likely to lie if they are speaking a foreign language, researchers find

PEOPLE ARE LESS LIKELY TO LIE IF THEY ARE SPEAKING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE, RESEARCHERS FIND

The Chicago study found that just being in a foreign language mindset made people more likely to resist the temptation to tell a fib.

New Foreign Direct Investment in the United States: 2017

NEW FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT IN THE UNITED STATES: 2017

New Foreign Direct Investment in the United States: 2017 New Investment by Foreign Direct Investors: $259.6 billion Expenditures by...

 
 
 
Putin attends Austria wedding, to meet Merkel for gas talks

PUTIN ATTENDS AUSTRIA WEDDING, TO MEET MERKEL FOR GAS TALKS

BERLIN - Russian President Vladimir Putin is flying to Austria to attend the wedding Saturday of the country's foreign minister, before...

Emerging Markets Hurting Amid U.S. Dollar's Rebound

EMERGING MARKETS HURTING AMID U.S. DOLLAR'S REBOUND

From Adem Tumerkan : Since March - the dollar's rallied over 7%. And it's caused the Emerging Markets to implode. But the bigger problem...

 
 
 
New Zealand has banned the sale of homes to foreigners after too many people started treating the island like their doomsday hideout

NEW ZEALAND HAS BANNED THE SALE OF HOMES TO FOREIGNERS AFTER TOO MANY PEOPLE STARTED TREATING THE ISLAND LIKE THEIR DOOMSDAY HIDEOUT

New Zealand has banned foreigners from buying property, a response to skyrocketing house prices across the nation. The housing crisis...

New Zealand has banned foreigners from buying homes in the country

NEW ZEALAND HAS BANNED FOREIGNERS FROM BUYING HOMES IN THE COUNTRY

New Zealand's government has banned foreigners from purchasing existing homes in the country. The Overseas Investment Amendment was...

 
 
 
New Zealand Bans Home Sales To Most Foreigners: 'It's Not A Right, It's A Privilege'

NEW ZEALAND BANS HOME SALES TO MOST FOREIGNERS: 'IT'S NOT A RIGHT, IT'S A PRIVILEGE'

Squeezed by high prices and low home ownership, the country's housing market has become a big concern for New Zealanders. As part of...

Steve Bannon weighs in on UK burqa debate

STEVE BANNON WEIGHS IN ON UK BURQA DEBATE

LONDON - Republican strategist Steve Bannon has weighed into Britain's burqa debate, defending former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's...

 
 
 
The winner of Trump's trade war won't be the US or China - it'll be an industry that is about to double in size

THE WINNER OF TRUMP'S TRADE WAR WON'T BE THE US OR CHINA - IT'LL BE AN INDUSTRY THAT IS ABOUT TO DOUBLE IN SIZE

VGC/Getty Images Counterfeiting was one of the many charges laid by US President Donald Trump at China's door at the beginning of the...

LXDX expands its cryptocurrency exchange with backing from Dymon Asia Ventures

LXDX EXPANDS ITS CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGE WITH BACKING FROM DYMON ASIA VENTURES

EXCLUSIVE: The financial landscape continues to change and evolve as more blockchain technology startups enter the industry. And, once...

 
 
 
China's Tax Cuts Overshadow Trade Wars

CHINA'S TAX CUTS OVERSHADOW TRADE WARS

From WisdomTree : The market's obsession with trade wars may finally be exhausted and priced in. Move on to the next market mover:...

Boris Johnson placed under Conservative party investigation for comparing Muslim women in burqas to 'letter boxes'

BORIS JOHNSON PLACED UNDER CONSERVATIVE PARTY INVESTIGATION FOR COMPARING MUSLIM WOMEN IN BURQAS TO 'LETTER BOXES'

Boris Johnson is to be investigated by an independent panel established by the Conservative party, following his comments about Muslim...

 
 
 
Russia Appoints Steven Seagal to Improve U.S. Cultural

RUSSIA APPOINTS STEVEN SEAGAL TO IMPROVE U.S. CULTURAL

Russia Appoints Steven Seagal to Improve U.S. Cultural Ties Russia's Foreign Ministry has made former action star Steven Seagal its...

Russia names Steven Seagal as special US envoy

RUSSIA NAMES STEVEN SEAGAL AS SPECIAL US ENVOY

“Hard to Kill” action movie star Steven Seagal has been named a special envoy for humanitarian ties to the United States. The Russian...

 
 
 
3 NATO servicemen killed in Taliban suicide attack on convoy in Afghanistan

3 NATO SERVICEMEN KILLED IN TALIBAN SUICIDE ATTACK ON CONVOY IN AFGHANISTAN

Three members of NATO's Resolute Support mission have been killed after a suicide bomber stuck a foreign troops patrol in eastern Afghanistan....

North Korea's foreign minister calls U.S. diplomatic moves ‘alarming'

NORTH KOREA'S FOREIGN MINISTER CALLS U.S. DIPLOMATIC MOVES ‘ALARMING'

The North Korean foreign minister has shot back at the U.S. over its warning to other countries against violating international sanctions...

 
 
 
How To Play India's Big Growth Potential

HOW TO PLAY INDIA'S BIG GROWTH POTENTIAL

From WisdomTree : Financial markets have been jittery for some time now because of concerns that trade tensions could lead to a full-fledged...

Bookkeeper: Paul Manafort kept close track of bills

BOOKKEEPER: PAUL MANAFORT KEPT CLOSE TRACK OF BILLS

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Paul Manafort inflated his business income by millions of dollars and kept his bookkeeper in the dark about the foreign...

 
 
 
No torture sign on bodies of Russian reporters killed in CAR

NO TORTURE SIGN ON BODIES OF RUSSIAN REPORTERS KILLED IN CAR

MOSCOW - Russia's Foreign Ministry says there were no signs of torture on the bodies of three Russian journalists killed in the Central...

UK foreign secretary accidentally referred to his Chinese wife as Japanese on his first trip to China

UK FOREIGN SECRETARY ACCIDENTALLY REFERRED TO HIS CHINESE WIFE AS JAPANESE ON HIS FIRST TRIP TO CHINA

Jonathan Brady - WPA Pool/Getty Images British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt made an awkward faux pas during his first trip to China...