Asia-Pacific Dealer Sales Down For Caterpillar
June 20 2014 3:29 PM
Rising commodity costs and spending cuts equal trouble for Caterpillar sales in Asia.
France OKs GE Buy Of Alstom Energy Assets, With Key Condition
June 20 2014 12:33 PM
Paris has approved GE's bid to buy Alstom's energy assets for $13.5 billion.
Get Your Motor Plugged In: Harley Goes Electric
June 19 2014 2:54 PM
With its latest move, the iconic motorcycle manufacturer may push a tiny niche market into the mainstream.
China, UK Sign Deals Worth More Than $23B
June 18 2014 2:29 AM
Trade between China and UK, which is the former's third-largest trading partner in Europe, was estimated at $70 billion last year.
India's GAIL Finds US Gas Cheaper Than Qatar LNG
June 09 2014 2:12 AM
Sabine Pass is one of three LNG companies in the US allowed to sell gas to countries without a free trade agreement with the US.
Like US, China Could Also Limit CO2 Emissions
June 03 2014 10:30 AM
A senior Chinese adviser said the country could cap its CO2 emissions, one day after the US unveiled a proposed cut in gases from power plants.
US Factory And Construction Activity Show Spring Revival
June 02 2014 8:40 PM
The economy seems to be warming up after the frigid winter suppressed activity.
Bono's On Board: Latest Move At Fender Highlights Singer's Business Chops
May 29 2014 11:01 AM
Bono and The Edge go to work for Fender.
We Know You're Eating Nanomaterials. We Don't Know If It's Safe.
May 22 2014 8:32 PM
Nanomaterials are found in dozens of foods.
JPMorgan Chase Makes Big Bet On Detroit
May 21 2014 11:57 AM
The bank’s investment in the Motor City will fund blight removal, home loans, job training and small business loans, among other things.
Automation Threatens Jobs Of Even World’s Lowest-Paid Workers
May 20 2014 6:05 PM
Nike proved it can grow business and reduce dependence on labor. This doesn't bode well for low-wage factory workers in Asia, or anywhere.
Tesla Speeds Past Rivals, Becomes California's Top Auto Employer
May 16 2014 9:49 AM
The maker of the luxury Model S electric car has upped hiring by about 13 percent in its home state.
Natural Gas Boom Attracting Manufacturing To US From Overseas
May 09 2014 3:49 PM
Lower power prices in the U.S. are attracting manufacturing companies, especially those paying more for power in Europe.
Siemens To Buy Rolls-Royce's Energy Assets For $1.3B
May 07 2014 6:27 AM
Rolls-Royce Energy’s gas turbine and energy compressor business has nearly 2,400 employees with an installed base of 2,500 gas turbines.
What’s At Stake For American Companies In Russia?
May 06 2014 8:20 PM
As a key high-level economic forum in Russia draws closer, American companies are weighing their stakes in the country. Here's a list of what they're dealing with.
What Ohio Steelworkers Want From Washington Now
May 05 2014 8:07 PM
U.S. steelmakers say the government should impose punitive tariffs against South Korea.
China Factory Activity Shrinks In April, New Export Orders Down
May 05 2014 6:47 AM
The PMI report marks yet another piece of evidence that growth in the world's second-largest economy continues to slow.
India Says No To US IP Probe
May 02 2014 7:12 AM
Rights holders lost nearly $11.9 billion in 2012 due to illicit activities in India, including sectors like packaged foods and personal goods.
Why China Will Become The Leader Of The Economic Pack: World Bank
April 30 2014 5:05 AM
The economies of China and India have grown twice as fast as the U.S. since 2005, the World Bank said.
How Wood High-Rises Could Save the Planet
April 26 2014 2:03 PM
The hot topic in green-construction circles is high-rises made of "plywood on steroids."