Boeing Soars In Q3 On Commercial Aircraft Back Orders
October 22 2014 10:52 AM
The world’s top aerospace giant says military aircraft orders up 3 percent. Company has 5,500 commercial aircraft on back order.
India's High-Tech Challenges: Will Xiaomi Thrive?
October 21 2014 3:22 PM
Xiaomi may want to manufacture in India, but the country's all-but-absent electronics manufacturing ecosystem will be a big obstacle.
GE Earnings Beat Forecast
October 17 2014 9:49 AM
The company is reshaping its portfolio of businesses to grow its industrial segment and shed its finance and appliance businesses.
German Factory Orders Fell Nearly 6% In August
October 06 2014 9:45 AM
The drop in factory orders, the sharpest since 2009, was driven by weak foreign demand amid tensions with Russia.
GM Exec Takes Aim At Car Hackers
September 25 2014 3:37 PM
GM said Jeffrey Massimilla will assume the role of chief product cybersecurity officer.
US New Homes Sales Surged 18% In August
September 24 2014 12:38 PM
The unexpected boom in consumer demand for newly built residences may lift the domestic housing market for the full year.
Hyundai Directors Kept In Dark On Size Of $10B Land Bid
September 20 2014 7:21 AM
Thursday's winning bid sent shares in Hyundai Motor, Kia Motors and Hyundai Mobis plunging, wiping out $8 billion in shareholder value.
Malaysia's Electronics Industry Accused Of Employing Forced Labor
September 17 2014 3:39 AM
The study found that 28 percent of the industry’s workers, 32 percent of whom are migrants, were engaged in forced labor.
China's Factory Growth Falls Near 6-Year Low In August
September 13 2014 9:47 AM
Calls are getting louder for new economic stimulus, by China's central bank or by its government.
Ssangyong Motors Considers Entering US Auto Market
September 11 2014 8:36 AM
A study being conducted by the company, which is owned by an Indian conglomerate, will look at the feasibility of selling cars in the US.
Nevada Hasn't Explained Its Tesla Gigafactory Math
September 05 2014 5:28 PM
Nevada says it will get $100 billion from a $1.25 billion Tesla tax incentive package, but hasn't yet explained how.
Low US Job Numbers Surprise Economists
September 05 2014 8:43 AM
But despite a hiring slowdown, the U.S. jobs report published Friday by the Labor Department did show solid employment gains in August.
Slow And Steady: Job Growth Picks Up In US
September 04 2014 1:34 PM
Most of the gains are in business services, manufacturing, construction and retail. But many are still unwilling part-timers.
China Losing Its Sheen For Foreign Companies, Report Says
September 02 2014 5:09 AM
Nearly half of all respondents in a survey of U.S. businesses said foreign firms were being singled out in a government crackdown.
Samsung Heavy To Absorb Samsung Engineering For $2.5B
September 01 2014 4:33 AM
Monday's deal, which caught investors by surprise, sent shares in both companies surging.
German GDP Stumbles On Fears Of Ukraine War
August 28 2014 3:15 PM
Falling German investment and trade with Russia is only partly to blame for the economy's recent faltering.
Six Observations From A Tesla Factory Tour
August 26 2014 5:02 PM
Tesla Motors has greatly expanded its production capacity -- and there are no cash registers in the cafeterias.
July's Durable Goods Orders Suggest Economy Is Stronger Than It Really Is
August 26 2014 10:43 AM
Record aircraft sales at Boeing boosted orders for American durable goods.
Oversupply Of Solar Panels Is Fading. Will Prices Rise?
August 19 2014 5:21 PM
Global solar demand is catching up with supply, which could squeeze some developers and boost manufacturing.
China Making Big Semiconductor Design Push: Report
August 18 2014 3:58 AM
The Chinese government plans to invest as much as $170 billion over the next five to 10 years in the industry, according to a McKinsey report.