Confident of greater bilateral trade and enhanced cooperation at global economic platforms, the US Sunday said it is ready to increase engagement with India to find new common ground at WTO and asserted that the future looks "bright" for this global trade body.
Among the top 500 firms, 155 reported declines in revenues in 2015, 61 more than a year ago, with many of them representing the overcapacity-plagued coal, steel, oil and chemicals industries.
Facing roadblocks in India over sale of its genetically modified products, global seeds giant Monsanto is engaging in hectic lobbying with US lawmakers to seek their support for its interest in the fast-growing Indian market.
Japan will pour USD 30 billion in investment in Africa by 2018, including USD 10 billion in infrastructure development, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said today at a summit in Nairobi.
Billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson says he thought he was going to die after flying head first off his bicycle in the British Virgin Islands.
At least two people have reported finding worms in food from McDonald’s restaurants in two Kentucky communities.
US online retail titan Amazon, which has been accused of fostering a cutthroat workplace atmosphere, will try out teams that log 30-hour work weeks, the Washington Post reported on Friday.
Allegations that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles falsified US sales data are meritless and the company`s financial reports are "totally accurate," chief executive Sergio Marchionne told reporters Friday.
European and US equities markets were split on Friday after US Fed chief Janet Yellen suggested interest rates could rise in the near-term.
Apple iPhone owners on Friday were urged to install a quickly released security update after a sophisticated attack on an Emirati dissident exposed vulnerabilities targeted by cyber arms dealers.
The Commerce Department slightly cut its estimate of US economic growth in the second quarter to 1.1 percent Friday, underscoring the surprise weakness in activity during the period.
Amid the recent fluctuation in global crude oil rates, prices fell on Friday, in a situation of supply glut following indications from Saudi Arabia that no output freeze was in the offing.
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Thursday said growth in Eurozone`s second largest power was getting stronger with unemployment falling while maintaining this year`s growth target.
The Munich-based Ifo economic institute said its business climate index, based on a monthly survey of some 7,000 firms, fell to 106.2 in August from 108.3 in July.
A US newspaper says it may have inadvertently stumbled upon the closely guarded blend of spices and herbs that coat the global restaurant chain`s signature fried chicken.
Oil prices tumbled on Wednesday, with U.S. crude falling more than 3 percent, after an unexpectedly large inventory build in the world`s biggest oil consumer renewed worries about oversupply.
Solid economic growth generated a record budget surplus for Germany in the first half of this year, stoking a debate within government about whether the country should use its spare revenue to cut taxes or increase spending.
Eurozone economic activity edged higher in August with few signs that Brexit-linked dangers were yet hurting the European economy, a closely watched survey showed today.
The leaders of France, Germany and Italy insisted on Tuesday that Britain's decision to quit the European Union would not kill the bloc.
Pfizer Inc, beating out numerous other bidders, said it agreed to buy U.S. cancer drug company Medivation Inc for $14 billion in cash, adding its blockbuster prostate cancer drug Xtandi to the company`s growing oncology roster.