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Suzuki Chairman, executive VP to step down over false fuel-efficiency test Suzuki Chairman, executive VP to step down over false fuel-efficiency test

Suzuki Motor Corp, the parent company of Maruti Suzuki India Chairman Osamu Suzki will setp down as CEO over improper fuel-efficiency testing

1% of world's population holds half its wealth: Report 1% of world's population holds half its wealth: Report

Some 18.5 million households around the world have at least USD 1 million worth of assets, for a total of USD 78.8 trillion -- or about the same size as global annual economic output -- Boston Consulting Group's annual report on global private wealth says.

Shell says could exit 10 countries Shell says could exit 10 countries

London: Energy giant Royal Dutch Shell on Tuesday said it could exit up to 10 countries under a previously announced plan to sell oil and gas assets over two years.

Saudi Arabia unveils first targets in sweeping reform plan Saudi Arabia unveils first targets in sweeping reform plan

In a press conference in the early hours of Tuesday in Jeddah, officials revealed sweeping plans to create some 450,000 non-government jobs by 2020, boost non-oil revenues and cut the cost of public wages.

''Japan exploring ways to invest more in India'' ''Japan exploring ways to invest more in India''

 Terming Indo-Japan ties a "special strategic relationship", Japan on Tuesday said it is working very hard to increase investments in India.

Pro-Brexit vote could have significant economic repercussions: Janet Yellen Pro-Brexit vote could have significant economic repercussions: Janet Yellen

Warning of the fallout on markets, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Monday that the global economy if Britain votes to leave the European Union in the June 23 Brexit referendum.

Swiss say 'no thanks' to basic income for all Swiss say 'no thanks' to basic income for all

Final results in the referendum showed 76.9 percent of voters opposed the initiative to provide an unconditional, basic income (UBI) to each Swiss national, along with foreigners who have been legal residents for at least five years.

People of this country overwhelmingly reject 'free money' plan People of this country overwhelmingly reject 'free money' plan

Swiss voters rejected by a wide margin on Sunday a proposal to introduce a guaranteed basic income for everyone living in the wealthy country after an uneasy debate about the future of work at a time of increasing automation.

Chinese firms have issues in investing in India: Chinese leader Chinese firms have issues in investing in India: Chinese leader

President Pranab Mukherjee asked Chinese investors to be a "partner in India`s growth story" and assured a conducive business environment during his recent visit to Guangzhou, but a senior leader of China`s top advisory body feels there are still "some issues" in opening shop in India.

Money for nothing? Swiss vote on basic income for all Money for nothing? Swiss vote on basic income for all

In a global first, the Swiss will vote Sunday on a radical proposal to provide the entire population with enough money to live on, no strings attached.

 

10 interesting things about world's most expensive flight 10 interesting things about world's most expensive flight

The facilities and amenites onboard this flight will blow your mind.

World's most expensive airline ticket goes on sale

Emirates` flag carrier Etihad on Friday introduced a London-Melbourne round trip ticket costing more than $80,000.

Fed likely to avoid rate hike before Britain votes on leaving EU Fed likely to avoid rate hike before Britain votes on leaving EU

The U.S. Federal Reserve may be forced to delay an interest rate hike at its policy-making meeting in June due to mounting concern over the economic fallout from Britain's vote on whether to leave the European Union.

Diamond studded cars to Yacht with missile detection system: 10 most expensive items bought by billionaires Diamond studded cars to Yacht with missile detection system: 10 most expensive items bought by billionaires

Check out the list of 10 most expensive things bought by billionaires.

Amid SEC probe, Jack Ma says hard for US to understand Alibaba: Report Amid SEC probe, Jack Ma says hard for US to understand Alibaba: Report

BEIJING: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , whose accounting practices are under investigation by U.S. regulators, is a difficult company for the United States to understand, Executive Chairman Jack Ma said in an interview to Chinese media on Friday.

Meet the CEO whose wealth has dropped from $4.5 billion to zero Meet the CEO whose wealth has dropped from $4.5 billion to zero

Forbes magazine on Wednesday reduced its estimate of the net worth of Elizabeth Holmes, the founder and chief executive of health technology company Theranos Inc, to zero from USD 4.5 billion last year.

Industrial cooperation can directly benefit India, China Industrial cooperation can directly benefit India, China

Greater industrial cooperation can help reduce distrust between Indians and Chinese, directly benefit their growth and usher in a new climax of globalisation, a state-run Chinese daily said today.

Ready to act using all instruments available: ECB President Mario Draghi Ready to act using all instruments available: ECB President Mario Draghi

 In the latest, ECB has left the interest rates at record low. ECB President Mario Draghi expected inflation to pick up in second half of 2016. 

 

Do you know how much Google CEO Sundar Pichai is being paid? Do you know how much Google CEO Sundar Pichai is being paid?

Last February, Pichai received restricted stock worth about $199 million.

Singapore buys $1 billion in Alibaba stock in SoftBank sale

SoftBank also offered $5.5 billion in debt securities, which can be exchanged for Alibaba stock in three years.