The REAL Threat to the Markets This Summer

Can U.S. stocks hold up if China's economy is as weak as some market segments are indicating? Don't bet on it. More 

Brazil Accused of Glamorizing Prostitution in Ad Campaign

A public health campaign targeting Brazilian sex workers has been dropped after it was accused of promoting prostitution. More 

It’s True! Domino’s Tests DVDs That Smell Like Pizza

Domino's is testing a DVD promotion in Brazil that causes DVDs to smell like pizzas and display advertising on their surface when played. More 

MercadoLibre or Amazon: Which Should You Go Shopping For?

MercadoLibre just reported strong first-quarter earnings, but the question is whether it's got what it takes to beat Amazon in Latin America. More 

Where Are the World’s Best Market Returns?

So far this year, Ghana has rocketed to eye-popping returns. Of course, there are other promising -- and a bit more developed -- markets out there too. More 

The Next Great Emerging Market: Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa is abundantly rich in commodities and looks to be a hotbed for consumer spending thanks to a demographic boom. The only problem: Few ways to invest. More 

GM Fires Almost 600 Auto Plant Employees

Weak vehicle demand and escalating costs have prompted General Motors to cut 598 workers from a Brazilian production line. More