Plane Crashes Near Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport, Killing At Least 48
August 10 2014 5:35 AM EDT
The Sepahan Air Iran-140 plane crash killed all 48 people aboard, Iranian state media reported.
Ford Searching For African ‘Opportunities’
August 06 2014 4:34 PM EDT
The chief of Ford’s new Middle East-Africa unit stopped short of confirming rumors of a Nigerian factory project.
Did The US Lose The International Weapons Market?
August 06 2014 2:20 PM EDT
Russia's top weapons companies have grown faster than any other country's major defense manufacturers.
Chinese Factory Explosion: How It Affects GM
August 04 2014 2:10 PM EDT
China’s worst factory accident in 13 months has General Motors -- the country’s second-largest foreign automaker -- looking for new suppliers.
EU Looks To Buy Out Russian Contract For French Warships
August 04 2014 10:26 AM EDT
France's plans to deliver two warships to Russia may change after pressure from the U.S. and EU to punish Russia over Ukraine.
Kunshan Plant Ignored Several Warnings: Regulator
August 04 2014 4:11 AM EDT
The auto-parts factory was reportedly infamous among migrant workers for its “dirty environment but high wages.”
Blast In Chinese Automotive Workshop Kills 65
August 02 2014 6:14 AM EDT
The blast in Kunshan City was caused by a fire that began in the workshop and spread to engulf a high-density powder.
Could Reno, Nevada, Win Tesla’s Gigafactory Bid?
July 28 2014 3:48 PM EDT
Tesla will reveal more details this week about its battery factory.
BMW, Aston Martin Recall Cars Built And Sold In China
July 26 2014 4:06 AM EDT
The manufacturers will replace the faulty parts for free.
Durable Goods Report Might Spell More Durable Economy
July 25 2014 1:14 PM EDT
Although U.S. manufacturing jobs account for only about 8 percent of the American labor market, the sector is a major bellwether for the economy.
Chinese Manufacturing Hits 18-Month High
July 24 2014 1:14 PM EDT
China's factories received more new orders in July than economists expected.
Russian Attitude Check
July 22 2014 7:32 AM EDT
French President Francois Hollande says Russia's attitude will determine whether France delivers contracted warship.
Russian Steelmaker Severstal To Sell US Facilities
July 21 2014 10:28 AM EDT
The sale comes as a new wave of sanctions raise concerns about Russian-American business financing.
Taiwan's Export Orders Surge On Mobile Phone, Electronics Demand
July 21 2014 9:26 AM EDT
Export orders from the East Asian state grew nearly 11 percent compared to a year earlier.
Workers Limited To 6 Minutes A Day In The John
July 19 2014 10:41 PM EDT
The WaterSaver Faucet Co. was concerned employees were wasting time in the bathroom on the phone.
The Worst Global Droughts In 2014
July 15 2014 11:26 AM EDT
An estimated 8 million of Ethiopia's 60 million people are at immediate risk due to drought.
Samsung Case Shows Difficulty Of Holding Supply Chains To Standards
July 14 2014 9:53 PM EDT
Worker advocates say scheduled inspections, whose results can be rigged, just aren’t good enough.
US Drone Makers Seek Easier Exports
July 14 2014 11:57 AM EDT
A nearly three-decade long regulation restricts exports of unmanned aerial vehicles.
China Requires Low-Sulfur Coal Use As Of Next Month
July 13 2014 12:57 AM EDT
Airborne fine particulates are 3.5 times the international standard in Beijing.
Apple iPhone 6 Won't Be Made Entirely By Robots
July 09 2014 3:45 PM EDT
Contrary to several reports, the next iPhone 6 won't be made entirely by Foxconn robots.