Beijing to boost legal protection for U.S. firms that suffer trade secret theft, according to U.S. Commerce Secretary.
Pfizer Inc. and Allergan Plc may announce an agreement as early as Monday to combine into a single new firm.
Effort to rebuild reputation extends to 482,000 car owners covered by emissions scandal.
by Michael Lerner There is major outcry over proposal to lease nuclear fuel rods and then store them long-term.Asia-Pacific,Australia,India,Malcolm Turnbull,Mining,Nuclear power,nuclear waste,uranium,Michael Lerner
by Michael Lerner The world's first drone-port will enable rapid deliveries of commerce and medical aid.
by Michael Lerner South Africa has suffered a decline in tourism due to strict visa rules.
48 S.A. business delegates visit the DRC with an eye toward investing in post-conflict development.
President Muhammadu Buhari's trip to Paris pays off with more French defense assistance and investment.
by Michael Lerner The country's beef exports have doubled since 2011, but deforestation is a big problem.
by Michael Lerner The up to 30% cuts won't affect the sporting events, but will "trim the fat."
The firm's Veladero mine in Argentina leaked 15,000 liters of cyanide into a nearby river, setting off outrage.
Two partnerships between cannabis firms from Colorado and Jamaica follow pot's decriminalization.
by Michael Lerner After dropping 7 ranks, the Philippines slams the report's "erratic" methodology.
by Michael Lerner After private sector scandals, Kuwait can only hire Indian nurses through gov't agencies.
by Michael Lerner Carlsburg and Heineken have set up local brands for the fast-growing Myanmar market.
by Michael Lerner About 1 million people per year are drafted to pick cotton, and activists are jailed.
Major cosmetics firms are phasing out their use of microbeads, which pollute aquatic environments.
The $107bn takeover would create a brewing colossus making about a third of all beer drunk.
CEO Matthias Mueller: "This is a painful process but it is our only alternative."
The deal brings all of Visa's networks under one roof again, cementing its lead over nearest-rival MasterCard.
by Michael Lerner With oil prices low, the Kingdom is hoping to make mining a key pillar of its economy.
It will be one of the first major European specialist cosmetics retailers to directly invest in the country.
by Michael Lerner Another $10 billion worth of contracts have been reached, with heavy emphasis on defense.
by Michael Lerner Turkey protests Russian air incursions, but both sides want Turkish Stream built.
by Michael Lerner As the quantity of electronic waste rises globally, firms are starting to realize that recycling and "urban mining" can be profitable.
by Michael Lerner CO2 removal is in its infancy, but new discoveries and startups show enormous potential.
The Fed now has 6 weeks to analyze new data, debate, and decide at their Dec. 15-16 meeting.
The deal, announced in July, just received final regulatory approval from China.