A Barclays report on wealthy individuals worldwide notes that 47 percent of rich Chinese intend to move abroad in the next five years
More than a third of Americans are obese, but new pharmaceutical treatments have been slow to take off. Will Contrave figure out how to sell weight-loss drugs in the U.S.?
New data from the CDC show the increase in overdose deaths among whites far outpaced those among other races
The Android One starts at about $105
Calpers thinks hedge funds are too expensive and basically more trouble than they're worth. Could this be the start of a trend?
A business card with a brain can be customized for different recipients
"It's so much more than just a soda for many of us," says Evan Carr, the 26-year-old founder of the Surge Movement
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is suing Corinthian, a for-profit college operator, alleging abusive debt collection and deception
A report finds high default rates on franchise loans
By Frederik Balfour and Miguella Lam
Thanks to budget airlines, the Internet, and efforts by governments to woo well-heeled retirees, the choice of retirement destinations now spans all corners of the globe. Countries such as Malaysia and Costa Rica have come up with attractive visa packages, while developers in Spain and Croatia have recognized a market for expatriates looking for new homes. Singapore and Thailand have well-developed hospital facilities fueled by a boom in medical tourism. The range of retirement possibilities in this slide show caters to as many tastes as possible: For golfers there are plenty of courses in Thailand and the Philippines; lovers of New World wines might choose Australia; for retirees searching for stunning scenery there's New Zealand and South Africa. Affordability is essential, so we've ranked the following destinations according to cost of living.