China is closer to joining the major league of reserve currencies with a deal possible later this year to include the yuan in the International Monetary Fund's unit of ac ..
The chief executive of Wal-Mart Stores (WMT.N) has emerged as an unlikely voice for gay rights after the Arkansas state governor heeded his call on Wednesday to reject a much- ..
The onus for restoring the oil price back to an equilibrium lies on the shoulders of countries like the U.S., a top Goldman Sachs analyst told CNBC. ..
A Chinese Internet regulator on Thursday slammed as "unacceptable" a decision by Google Inc to no longer recognize its certificates of trust, a move which could dete ..
General Motors Co (GM) (GM.N) on Thursday said its labor costs have risen nearly 50 percent over the past five years in South Korea, where it makes nearly one-fifth of its glo ..
U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) said on Thursday it will cease its vaccines sales operations in China after an import license for one of its top-selling treatments, the only ..
JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) is on track to meet its mandate to provide billions of dollars in consumer relief to struggling homeowners as part of a settlement it reached o ..
Secret contracts, covert real-estate deals, scurrying around after nightfall to avoid detection: this is how far big-bank brokers are prepared to go when they plan to go indep ..
Asia shares were higher across the board on Thursday, undeterred by a weaker finish in the U.S. as gains in crude prices overnight boosted oil-related counters. ..
Ukraine has signed a new agreement to buy Russian gas over the next three months at $248 per thousand cubic meters, the Ukrainian energy ministry said in a statement on Thursd ..