posted: 07/29/2016 2:41 a.m.
BEIJING — China’s military said Thursday that it will hold joint exercises with Russian forces in the South China Sea, after a recent arbitration ruling that rejected Beijing’s claim to almost the entire strategic body of water.
posted: 07/29/2016 2:11 a.m.
FRANKFURT, Germany -- Sales and profit rebounded in the second quarter for the core Volkswagen brand, compared with a dismal first quarter, the company reported Thursday.
posted: 07/28/2016 2:14 a.m.
SABMiller has suspended work on integrating its operations with those of Anheuser-Busch InBev while it reviews AB InBev's sweetened bid, raising concern about completion of the $104 billion takeover.
posted: 07/28/2016 2:12 a.m.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced on Wednesday plans for more economic stimulus to help revive stalling growth.
posted: 07/27/2016 2:16 a.m.
A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal cleared a hurdle Tuesday, with a federal judge giving preliminary approval to a deal that includes an option for owners to have the carmaker buy back their vehicles.
posted: 07/27/2016 2:12 a.m.
The United Arab Emirates, OPEC's fourth biggest oil producer, might not seem like an obvious spot to begin and end a globe-spanning flight promoting renewable energy.
posted: 07/27/2016 2:12 a.m.
BP PLC posted a 45 percent slump in earnings, indicative of a poor set of results from the industry as oil production barely breaks even and profits from refining sputter.
posted: 07/27/2016 2:10 a.m.
Caterpillar's 2Q profit exceeds forecast PEORIA, Ill. -- Caterpillar's second-quarter performance beat Wall Street's expectations, despite weakness in the mining and oil and gas industries. But the company lowered its full-year adjusted profit guidance again, saying global economic growth remains subdued and isn't sufficient to drive improvement in most of the industries and markets it serves.
posted: 07/26/2016 5:45 a.m.
TOKYO -- Japanese electronics maker Funai Electric Co. said it's pulling the plug on production of the world's last videocassette recorder.
posted: 07/26/2016 2:01 a.m.
LOS ANGELES -- For some Chinese loan applicants, online searches will soon determine whether they're creditworthy.
posted: 07/26/2016 1:55 a.m.
MONTREAL -- Canada's transport minister says the type of rail car involved in a fiery crash that killed 47 people in Quebec three years ago will no longer be allowed to transport oil in Canada as of Nov. 1.
posted: 07/25/2016 2:04 a.m.
The arresting images on Stocksy.com are far from the standard fare found on many stock photography sites. Colorful portraits, unexpected compositions and playful shots greet visitors.
posted: 07/25/2016 1:59 a.m.
Uber Technologies Inc. investors have a message for management: It's time to wrap up the costly fight in China.
posted: 07/24/2016 2:23 a.m.
SAN CRISTOBAL, Venezuela -- Tebie Gonzalez and Ramiro Ramirez still have their sleek apartment, a fridge covered with souvenir magnets from vacations abroad, and closets full of name-brand clothes. But they feel hunger drawing close.
posted: 07/24/2016 2:21 a.m.
On a campus in southern India, Kiran Sharma and his team of biologists are perfecting a recipe that they hope will solve the nation's inflation woes.