posted: 12/03/2016 2:01 a.m.
Russia's Federal Security Service on Friday accused foreign spy agencies of preparing cyberattacks in dozens of cities to try to undermine its banking system.
posted: 12/02/2016 3:03 a.m.
BERLIN — The first German edition of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo arrived on newsstands Thursday, nearly two years after an attack on the publication’s headquarters in Paris killed top editors and contributors. The edition is a response to significant German interest in Charlie Hebdo after the attack, editors said this week.
posted: 12/02/2016 1 a.m.
PRAGUE — The Czech Republic has instituted a new system to increase tax revenue by requiring bars and restaurants to report their sales online.
posted: 12/01/2016 5:45 a.m.
OPEC ministers agreed Wednesday to cut crude-oil output, scrapping a strategy to squeeze U.S. competition through high supply that had backfired by gutting prices and draining the cartel's own economies.
posted: 12/01/2016 2:07 a.m.
China today will begin charging a 10 percent tax on cars such as the Ferrari GTC4Lusso, Bentley Bentayga and Aston Martin DB9 to combat conspicuous consumption and promote more efficient vehicles.
updated: 12/01/2016 2:06 a.m.
New U.K. note hard to stomach for some
posted: 11/30/2016 2:18 a.m.
An OPEC deal to curtail oil production appeared in jeopardy Tuesday as Iran said it won't make cuts while Saudi Arabia insisted Tehran must be willing to play a meaningful role in any agreement.
posted: 11/30/2016 2:13 a.m.
The U.K. government proposed changes to the the way executive pay is set and company boards are structured in measures that would extend to closely held companies, as Prime Minister Theresa May seeks to crack down on corporate excess.
posted: 11/30/2016 2:11 a.m.
Airbus plans to cut workforce by 1,100
posted: 11/29/2016 1:57 a.m.
SEATTLE -- The World Trade Organization ruled Monday that an extension of a business-tax reduction Washington state granted to Boeing in 2013 for the forthcoming 777X jet is a prohibited subsidy.
posted: 11/29/2016 1:56 a.m.
HAVANA -- Passengers applauded as the first commercial flight from the United States to Havana in more than 50 years landed Monday in Cuba, arriving as the island holds a week of memorial services for Fidel Castro.
posted: 11/29/2016 1:55 a.m.
The oilfield service companies that supply everything from sand to sophisticated robot rigs are seeking a new lease on life as America's fracking fortunes begin to turn.
posted: 11/29/2016 1:54 a.m.
OPEC ministers flew to Moscow on Monday and officials in Vienna started another round of talks in an effort to salvage an agreement on oil production cuts, just as Saudi Arabia said a deal might not be necessary.
posted: 11/29/2016 1:52 a.m.
China plans sweeping curbs on its companies' overseas acquisitions, including barring most foreign investments of $10 billion or more, as it seeks to tame a deal-making spree that's alarmed officials from Washington to Berlin, people with knowledge of the matter said.
posted: 11/28/2016 11:21 a.m.
GENEVA — U.S. plane maker Boeing received major illegal tax breaks from Washington state, a world trade body ruled Monday, adding that the federal government should now take action to end that support within months.