Chinese Citizens Push Back Against Chemical Plant
May 16 2013 8:08 AM
Hundreds of residents of Kunming, China, are protesting planned paraxylene production in their backyard.
NY Fed Says Region's Manufacturing Down Sharply In May
May 15 2013 1:58 PM
The New York region's factories took a hit as stores scaled back inventories and prices for products declined.
GoPro Captures One World Trade Center Spire Reaching Final Height
May 14 2013 11:43 AM
Cameras were all focused on One World Trade Center as it reached its final height. However, this video gives a unique breathtaking view from the spire itself.
Is China’s Economy Cooling?
May 13 2013 7:18 AM
China industrial output came in at 9.3 percent, below forecast. April electricity production and retail consumption missed targets, too.
India's Manufacturing Growing, But Not Fast Enough: Officials
May 10 2013 4:11 PM
Industrial production grew by 2.5 percent over last March, but the commerce department is concerned about the sector's volatility.
3D-Printed Gun Blueprints Offline After State Dept. Asks
May 10 2013 11:50 AM
The U.S. State Department expressed concern the file-sharing may have violated international regulations.
India Car Sales: The Trend Is Not Good
May 10 2013 9:22 AM
The latest India auto sales statistics show a sixth consecutive monthly decline.
Pressure's On: Wal-Mart, Sears Reject Paying Tazreen Victims Post-Bangladesh
May 08 2013 12:02 PM
As Western clothiers pay workers at the Bangladesh building collapse, will firms address calls to compensate victims of a similar tragedy?
Germany's Economy - Expanding Or Flat-lining?
May 08 2013 10:47 AM
Output in the euro zone's best performing economy ended Q1 on a high note, but the gains aren't expected to last.
Western Clothiers Refuse Bangladesh's Safety Initiatives
May 07 2013 4:39 PM
So far, retailers are not supporting a plan to help the factory workers of Bangladesh - site of a building collapse that killed more than 700.
Caterpillar Shares Seen Rising In Q2
May 06 2013 1:39 PM
Analysts expect a revival for Caterpillar's products on sentiment that government stimulus will likely aid global economies in 2013.
Caterpillar Axing Decatur Head Count By Another 300
May 04 2013 11:13 PM
Caterpillar Inc. announced it would slash the workforce at its plant in Decatur, Ill., for the second time in as many months.
Disney Stops Merchandise Production In Bangladesh
May 03 2013 12:06 PM
The company, a large licenser, stopped branded production in Bangladesh after a series of fatal workplace safety disasters.
11 Incredible Innovations in 3D Bioprinting [PHOTOS]
May 01 2013 8:58 PM
Bioprinting has tremendous promise for doctors and patients and also opens doors to cosmetic surgery and food engineering innovations.
Most Ground Turkey Contains Fecal Bacteria: Consumer Reports
May 01 2013 1:44 PM
A Consumer Reports study found that the majority of ground turkey available in the United States contained fecal bacteria and other antibiotic-resistant bacterial strains.
- Index Shows Continued US Factory-Sector Slowdown
May 01 2013 10:09 AM
U.S. manufacturing extended its yearlong growth decline in April, with a key indicator slipping more than anticipated.
- China's Manufacturing Hit By Falling Exports In April
May 01 2013 7:15 AM
China's manufacturers found less demand for their products last month so factories were less busy. Not a good sign.
Bangladeshi Clothing Makers' Clients Deny Culpability For Building Collapse
April 29 2013 3:15 PM
Families and unions want answers on how much responsibility Western clothing brands have for Bangladeshi worker safety.
More Suicides At Foxconn As Workers Told To Be Silent
April 29 2013 11:05 AM
Apple's Chinese manufacturer is in hot water again about working conditions at its factories.
Another Sign Of US Factory Slowdown?
April 29 2013 10:45 AM
Factories in Texas are stagnating, according to a report by the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank.