Tag Archive for economy

VIDEO: Reading the Signs on Macau’s Revenue

Macau, the world’s largest gambling hub, reported surprisingly slow revenue growth in January–the slowest since October 2012. Was it the result of the Lunar New Year falling during the month this year, or a further indication that China’s economy is slowing? Heard on the Street columnists Alex Frangos, Abheek Bhattacharya and Aaron Back weigh in.

VIDEO: Secrets to the best SOTU seats

Ever since Rep. Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) was elected to Congress in 1989, he has snagged one of the most coveted seats every year at the State of the Union. He explains what it takes to shake the president’s hand when he enters the House chamber.