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.
Lafarge, Holcim List Assets Available To Divest To Seal Their Merger
July 07 2014 9:06 AM EDT
Holcim and Lafarge need to lose assets worth nearly $6.8 billion to get the nod for their $50 billion deal.
Boeing 737 Production Threatened
July 06 2014 6:41 PM EDT
Recovery crews are attempting to retrieve Boeing 737 fuselages dumped into the Clark Fork River near Rivulet, Montana.
LG Chem Revs Up For China's Electric Car Push
July 02 2014 10:33 AM EDT
Battery manufacturers are planning to tap China's growing demand for electric vehicles.
Chinese Factories Stabilize Economy
July 01 2014 12:20 AM EDT
Analysts believe the worst for the economy is over but expect Beijing to announce more stimulus measures in coming months.
Ukraine To Sign EU Deal That Transformed Country's Political Landscape
June 25 2014 7:49 AM EDT
Former President Yanukovych sparked unrest when he failed to sign the deal last fall, in favor of a fateful agreement with Russia.
Export-Import Bank Officials Under Investigation For Gifts, Favors
June 24 2014 10:30 AM EDT
Tensions keep mounting around the Export-Import Bank of the United States, with four officials accused of accepting gifts in exchange for favors.
India To Expand Civilian Nuclear Agreement With IAEA
June 24 2014 5:57 AM EDT
India is expanding a nuclear plant that could produce enough weapons-grade uranium to make five atom bombs a year, according to reports.
What China Slowdown? Manufacturing Stronger Than Expected
June 23 2014 1:11 PM EDT
Chinese manufacturing rose this month to a seven-month high.
China's Manufacturing Sector Expands For First Time In 6 Months
June 23 2014 1:14 AM EDT
It was the first time since December that the PMI was in growth territory, and the highest reading since November.
U.S. Missile Defense System Hits Target In Key Test -Sources
June 22 2014 4:59 PM EDT
Chinese Firm Facing Record $34.9M Fine For Selling Signal Jammers
June 21 2014 4:52 PM EDT
FCC arrived at fine by multiplying maximum fine by the number of devices sold.
Gun Sales and Mass Shootings
June 20 2014 5:17 PM EDT
How has the rise of mass shootings affected gun sales?
Asia-Pacific Dealer Sales Down For Caterpillar
June 20 2014 3:29 PM EDT
Rising commodity costs and spending cuts equal trouble for Caterpillar sales in Asia.