Business and Tech

China outbreak spreads as WHO sounds alarm on Delta

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Israel blames Iran over lethal attack on oil tanker off Oman

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US oil giants to keep a lid on spending even as profits surge

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Stocks fall on Delta worries, profit taking

AFP - 4h ago

Walmart, Disney announce new Covid-19 steps amid Delta surge

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China fights Covid surge as Japan extends emergency during Olympics

Jul 30 2021

EU banks can weather 'harsh' crises but with big losses

Jul 30 2021

Caterpillar see profits jump despite reticence in key industries

Jul 30 2021

Stocks decline on profit-taking

Jul 30 2021

Two dead in attack on Israel-linked oil tanker off Oman

Jul 30 2021

Deadly wildfires deal new blow to Turkish tourism

Jul 30 2021

European stocks softer on profit-taking

Jul 30 2021

US price spike stabilized in June, income rising

Jul 30 2021

P&G sees sales growth cooling on supply chain pressure

Jul 30 2021

Higher oil prices boost ExxonMobil profits

Jul 30 2021

Isabel dos Santos ordered to return Galp shares to Angola

Jul 30 2021

European stocks drop on profit-taking

Jul 30 2021

Eurozone economy rebounds as restrictions recede

Jul 30 2021

Hong Kong GDP up 7.5% in Q2 as post recession recovery continues

Jul 30 2021

Asian stocks fall again as China woes top upbeat recovery outlook

Jul 30 2021

Virus-hit airline giant IAG narrows loss in first half

Jul 30 2021

School's out? Tuition curbs pile on the anxiety for China's parents

Jul 30 2021

Big Tech booms even as lockdown living wanes

Jul 30 2021

US charges Nikola founder with fraud

Jul 30 2021

Amazon quarterly profit jumps but shares slide

Jul 30 2021

Fast-growing but controversial, Robinhood falls in Nasdaq debut

Jul 30 2021

Global stocks boosted by bright earnings, US growth data

Jul 29 2021

Biden calls on Congress to extend US eviction moratorium

Jul 29 2021

Global stocks boosted by bright earnings, Fed outlook

Jul 29 2021

US economy reaches pre-pandemic size, but not as quickly as expected

Jul 29 2021

Ever Given finally arrives in Rotterdam after Suez block

Jul 29 2021

Tunisia's political crisis fuelled by endless economic pain

Jul 29 2021

VW lowers car deliveries outlook over chip woes

Jul 29 2021

Asian markets rally after Fed meeting, led by Hong Kong surge

Jul 29 2021

Danone to replace bulk of board after investor onslaught

Jul 29 2021

Samsung reports surge in profit on pandemic-led demand for chips

Jul 29 2021

Airbus profits take off as deliveries soar

Jul 29 2021

Road to ruin: Double tax and bandits on the Pakistan-Afghan trade route

Jul 29 2021

Japan court upholds jail sentences for US duo over Ghosn escape

Jul 29 2021

China's crackdown on its biggest companies

Jul 29 2021

China tries to ease investor fears over crackdown: report

Jul 29 2021

Asian markets advance after Fed meeting, Hong Kong rebounds

Jul 29 2021

Fast-growing, controversial Robinhood set for market debut

Jul 29 2021

US Senate votes to advance huge infrastructure bill

Jul 29 2021

Samsung reports 73.4% surge in profit in Q2 

Jul 29 2021

Google and Facebook say on-campus workers must be vaccinated

Jul 29 2021

Facebook doubles profit, but sees cooling growth

Jul 28 2021

No action from Fed leads markets to mixed ending

Jul 28 2021

Ford posts surprise quarterly profit on rising prices

Jul 28 2021

Fed says US economy showing progress but 'not fully recovered'

Jul 28 2021

Workers walk out over treatment of women at game giant Activision

Jul 28 2021

France to introduce anti-Covid pass for cafes, trains from Aug 9

Jul 28 2021

Google requires employee vaccinations, pushes back reopening

Jul 28 2021

Celebrity gossip site relaunches after sex tape forced shutdown

Jul 28 2021

Sony says PS5 sales top 10 mn as demand surges

Jul 28 2021

Twitter tests shopping in e-commerce move

Jul 28 2021

Pfizer raises 2021 outlook on surging Covid-19 vaccine sales

Jul 28 2021

Stocks diverge before Fed rate call

Jul 28 2021

'No hope' for five missing after German chemical blast

Jul 28 2021

Boeing reports surprise profit and says it will cut fewer jobs

Jul 28 2021

Activision launches sexism review ahead of walkout

Jul 28 2021

'No hope' for five missing after German chemical blast

Jul 28 2021

McDonald's global sales soar in Q2 as Covid-19 restrictions ease

Jul 28 2021

Stocks advance before Fed rate call

Jul 28 2021

GSK's Walmsley battles hostile investors, Covid slump

Jul 28 2021

Pfizer now sees $33.5 bn in 2021 Covid-19 sales, up from $26 bn

Jul 28 2021

Games maker Activision launches sexism review ahead of walkout

Jul 28 2021

European stocks advance before Fed rate call

Jul 28 2021

France fines Monsanto for illegally running 'watch lists'

Jul 28 2021

Deutsche Bank lifts 2022 target after profits jump

Jul 28 2021

Nissan eyes return to annual profit after strong Q1 results

Jul 28 2021

Barclays banks surging first-half profit

Jul 28 2021

Nissan sees return to annual profit after strong Q1 results

Jul 28 2021

Most Asian markets down on China worries after Wall St drop

Jul 28 2021

GSK's Walmsley battles hostile investors and Covid slump

Jul 28 2021

Taiwan probes reported hack of officials' messaging accounts

Jul 28 2021

Asian markets mostly down on China worries after Wall St drop

Jul 28 2021

Global stocks retreat ahead of Fed, tech earnings

Jul 28 2021

US lawmakers push corporate sponsors to shun Beijing Olympics

Jul 28 2021

French ex-minister charged with corruption in Ghosn case

Jul 28 2021

Apple profit nearly doubles as lockdowns eased

Jul 28 2021

Google parent Alphabet profit soars as ads surge

Jul 28 2021

Activision workers plan walkout to protest sexism

Jul 28 2021

Apple quarterly profit nearly doubles to $21.7 bn

Jul 27 2021

Cloud, business services lift Microsoft earnings

Jul 27 2021

Starbucks sales surge as coffee drinkers return to cafes

Jul 27 2021

Two dead, five missing in blast at German chemical park

Jul 27 2021

Kering back to pre-pandemic sales levels

Jul 27 2021

One dead, three missing in blast at German chemical park

Jul 27 2021

Trial opens but quickly postponed in 'rotten' Vatican financial scandal

Jul 27 2021

IMF warns developing nations falling behind due to unequal vaccine access

Jul 27 2021

One dead, four missing in blast at German chemical park

Jul 27 2021

Stocks retreat ahead of Fed, tech earnings

Jul 27 2021

US consumer confidence surprisingly strong in July

Jul 27 2021

Federal Reserve begins meeting amid taper speculation

Jul 27 2021

GE sees rise in industrial orders, lifting shares

Jul 27 2021

US manufactured goods growth slows in June

Jul 27 2021

Stocks retreat as Fed kicks off policy meeting

Jul 27 2021

Romania cheers as gold mines get world heritage nod

Jul 27 2021

One dead, 16 hurt in blast at German chemical park

Jul 27 2021

Israel minister to discuss Pegasus scandal in France visit

Jul 27 2021

S.Africa's port terminals still disrupted days after cyber-attack

Jul 27 2021

Hong Kong leads most Asia markets down as China rattles nerves

Jul 27 2021

Hong Kong sinks in mixed Asian trade as China rattles confidence

Jul 27 2021

Asian markets mixed but traders on edge after China crackdown

Jul 27 2021

Trial begins in 'rotten' Vatican financial scandal

Jul 27 2021

Amazon eyes cryptocurrency but not poised for Bitcoin

Jul 26 2021