187 countries around the world agreed to reduce their use of plastics.
Comedian wins the Ukrainian presidential election.
Is Terry Gou Taiwan's Donald Trump?
How will 'America First' affect World Bank policy?
Italy endorses China's Belt and Road Initiative.
Europe and Japan create the world's largest free trade zone.
Air France gets its first female CEO.
Vietnam's economic reforms are leading to an IPO boom.
Brazil's newly annointed Bolsonaro administration faces difficult economic challenges.
US President Donald Trump's battle against NAFTA ends in victory.
Good politics can lead to bad policy.
Ola Källenius will be the first non-German to lead the company.
Scientists offer dire warning on climate change.
Household saving is defined as the difference between a household’s disposable income (wages, income of the self-employed and net property income) and its consumption (expenditures on goods and services.)
Another sign of China's rise.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' new CEO has some big shoes to fill.
Spain's PM manages to survive a tough intra-party challenge.
Iceland's banking system is back from the brink.
Volkswagen Group has a new driver at the wheel. In April, the Wolfsburg-based company named Herbert Diess, head of the flagship VW brand, as CEO. Diess will leade information technology, group development and research across the organization, while overseeing strategy ...
A Japanese ecommerce and Internet company is breaking into the mobile market.
Newly merged DowDupont will soon split into three publicly traded companies and the largest of the three will be overseen by CEO Jim Fitterling.
U.S. President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership prompted the other 11 nations that were party to the agreement to forge ahead in a new pact without the U.S.
Italo Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori scrapped its IPO plans to accept a sweet, trans-Atlantic, private-equity deal worth €1.98 billion.
Nobuaki Kurumatani, a former banker experienced in restructuring distressed companies, will be the first outsider to run the electronics giant in more than 50 years.
With the Nestle acquisition, Ferrero has now become the third-largest confectionary company in the United States.
In a comparison with the Portuguese soccer star, Portuguese finance minister Mário Centeno has been dubbed “the Cristiano Ronaldo of Ecofin."
It is a dramatic drop compared not just to the 1990s, when stock-for-stock deals accounted for over half of all mergers, but also to 2016, when the average equaled 23.9% by dollar value.
Over the past year, India enforced reforms in eight of the 10 areas on which the rankings are based, showing improvement in nine of them.
Job-data analytics firm Burning Glass Technologies also found a 115% increase from last year in postings for blockchain developers.
Ukhnaa Khurelsukh was unanimously elected prime minister in October after his predecessor, Jargaltulga Erdenebat, was ousted by parliament following corruption allegations.
Turkey has become the world’s most generous nation, going from development assistance recipient to top donor in just over a decade.
Priscillah Mabelane is the first black woman in history to head a multinational oil major.