Move to bring subcontracted workers on to government payroll criticised by opposition
Proposals from Merkel’s CDU and SPD would use up surplus accumulated over years
Swiss group first to use ruby chocolate in effort to woo millennials and lift growth
Regulatory green light for Beijing-controlled semiconductor group’s Akrion purchase
BEIJING (AP) -- Politics weighs more heavily on foreign companies in China than it has in nearly three decades....
Secretary of state calls on Russia to use ‘unique leverage’ over Assad
Defence, economic and cultural collaboration to be announced as they meet near London
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former photographer at the Department of Energy says he lost his job in retaliation for making public photos of a meeting between Secretary Rick Perry and Robert "Bob" Murray during which the coal baron provided a wish list of policy initiatives that would directly benefit his company....
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A California judge sided with the former chief executive of the McClatchy newspaper chain and other company officials in a lawsuit alleging they mismanaged funds by buying a rival newspaper publisher and failing to diversify investments....
The Mississippi company reported strong loan growth, even as it reduced exposure to energy-related borrowers. Higher revenue also helped Hancock lower its efficiency ratio.
FHFA Director Mel Watt said Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac should be reincorporated as private entities and the government must provide an explicit guarantee for catastrophic losses in the secondary mortgage market.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau faces significant obstacles in reopening the payday lending rule including likely legal challenges and a lengthy compliance process with the Administrative Procedure Act.
A GOP senator with concerns about President Trump’s trade policy said Wednesday he would block two of the president’s nominees, saying the Trump administration hasn’t been responsive to his concerns on the issue.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Media mogul Rupert Murdoch hurt his back in a recent sailing accident, according to a note provided to The Associated Press....
Mark Calabria, chief economist to Vice President Mike Pence, said passage of the regulatory relief bill could be delayed as policymakers deal with other items such as budget deadlines and an infrastructure bill.
The San Francisco bank said that Michael Loughlin's departure is unrelated to the sales scandal that has dogged the company for the last 16 months.
The Federal Reserve’s beige book economic survey indicates economy expanding as household loan demand declines
Energomash-Great Wall negotiations confirm predicted ‘challenge to US air superiority’