Germany’s Merkel hints at snap polls as coalition talks teeter

Investing.com - Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she would meet the German president to inform him that she had failed to form a coalition government with the Greens and the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP). The decision to meet President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who has the power to call ...

Seaweed-derived common cold remedy aimed at crowded Asian urban hubs

Investing.com - A seaweed derived remedy that can reduce the severity of colds and flu-like symptoms in children and adults was launched in Asia on Wednesday by privately-owned Mundipharma, aiming to tap a market where high urban densities make a trip to the clinic for sneezes, coughing and uppe ...

IMF boosts U.S. growth forecast for 2017

Investing.com - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) today raised its economic growth forecast for the American economy over the next two years, predicting that President-elect Donald Trump's aggressive policies likely will boost economic growth, particularly next year. The IMF increased 201 ...