The Hong Kong securities watchdog is investigating whether brokers and hedge funds in the financial centre violated their operating licences in creating and trading China inve ..
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday that the euro zone economy was in better shape than a year ago and said reform efforts by countries like Spain and Ireland ha ..
SINGAPORE/TAIPEI (Reuters) - By adding a more realistic sense of touch to its iPhone, Apple Inc may have conquered a technology that has long promised to take us beyond merely ..
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's tax reform plan calls for a lower corporate tax rate and immediate tax deductions for business investments. The former Florid ..
Toyota Motor Corp plans to sell a new version of its Prius petrol-electric hybrid from the end of 2015 in Japan and in other regions thereafter, at a time when tumbling gasoli ..
"China has contributed around 30 percent of the world's economic growth," Xu Shaoshi, chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), said at ..
Pilots at German airline Lufthansa (LHAG.DE) started a second day of strikes on Wednesday, grounding around 1,000 flights and affecting 140,000 passengers, and said more strik ..
China's statistics bureau said on Wednesday it has changed the way quarterly gross domestic product data is calculated, a move it calls a step to adopt international stan ..
Troubled surf and skate clothing seller Quiksilver Inc filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for its U.S. units on Tuesday, hurt by falling demand. The company said it li ..
Asia stocks zipped higher on Wednesday amid renewed optimism that Chinese regulators will do what it takes to stem instability in the country's financial sector. ..