The 11 European Union countries that have pledged to tax financial transactions will consider excluding several key markets from the levy's scope, an EU document showed. ..
Financial markets gave a cautious thumbs-up on Wednesday to a provisional budget deal that could prevent the U.S. government from shutting down in the coming months. News that ..
(Reuters) - An Indian court ruling expected on Thursday could determine whether Nokia will be free to transfer a phone-making factory to Microsoft Corp or pay as much as $3.4 ..
Global mining company Rio Tinto told investors on Wednesday that it had already last month exceeded its 2013 target of cutting $2 billion of operating costs. Rio has slashed s ..
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Wednesday it is seeking to extend the draw-down period of an $8 billion loan from January next year, a move people familiar with the e-commer ..
(Reuters) - Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS.L) said its Finance Director Nathan Bostock will leave to rejoin Spanish bank Santander (SAN.MC) after just 10 weeks in the job, dealin ..
Costco Wholesale Corp's first-quarter profit missed Wall Street estimates, weighed down by lower gasoline prices and weak foreign currencies. Profit rose to $425 million, ..
Bank Coop (BC.SW) on Wednesday became the latest Swiss bank to say it would work with U.S. officials in a crackdown on wealthy Americans evading taxes through hidden offshore ..
SYDNEY/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - General Motors Co said it would stop making cars in Australia by 2017 due to high costs and a cripplingly strong currency, fuelling fears rival To ..
A bipartisan budget deal announced in the U.S. Congress on Tuesday, though modest in its spending cuts, would end three years of impasse and fiscal instability in Washington t ..