Shell Falls Short After Oil Production Income Collapses
January 29 2015 6:56 AM
Shell also announced a relatively modest three-year, $15 billion cut in spending to help it weather the plunge in oil prices.
ISIS Sets New Deadline For Hostage Swap
January 29 2015 5:59 AM
Jordan said on Wednesday it had received no assurance that al-Kasaesbeh was safe .
IMF Sets June Deadline For Progress On Governance Reforms
January 29 2015 2:13 AM
Finance chiefs around the world had previously given the U.S. a Jan. 1 deadline and threatened to move without it if it failed to do so.
Asian Shares Skid As Bullish Fed Take Investors By Surprise
January 29 2015 2:07 AM
Four voting members from regional Feds at the policy committee this year are considered less hawkish than last year's rotating members.
ISIS Sets New Demand, Deadline For Hostage Swap
January 28 2015 7:45 PM
The unverified message was posted on YouTube early on Thursday.
Fed Seen Remaining Patient With Rate Guidance Amid Global Turmoil
January 28 2015 6:08 AM
Collapse in global oil prices is helping to push the Fed further from achieving a key policy goal of raising annual inflation to two percent.
China Regulator Blasts Alibaba For Illegal Business On Its Websites
January 28 2015 5:16 AM
A China regulator said many products sold on Alibaba's e-commerce websites and services infringed upon trademarks, were substandard or fake.
Canary Wharf Owner Succumbs To Qatari-Led Bid
January 28 2015 4:52 AM
With no rival offer forthcoming Songbird recommended its minority shareholders should now accept the deal.
Shell Signs $11B Deal To Build Petrochemicals Plant In Iraq
January 28 2015 4:21 AM
A Shell spokesman told Reuters Iraq's cabinet had authorized the project on Jan 13.
Georgia Executes Convict Despite Claims He Was Mentally Disabled
January 27 2015 9:06 PM
Spying Program Leaked By Snowden Is Tied To Campaign In Many Countries
January 27 2015 8:17 PM
A program used by U.S. and British spies to record keystrokes was part of hacking operations in over a dozen countries, security experts said, after Edward Snowden reportedly leaked the source code for the program.
Apple Supplier Foxconn To Shrink Workforce As Sales Growth Stalls
January 27 2015 6:51 AM
The group employs about 1.3 million people during peak production times, making it one of the largest private employers in the world.
French Police Arrest Four In Anti-Jihadist Raid
January 27 2015 5:45 AM
According to local media, as many as 10 residents from the town of Lunel sought to travel to Syria to fight alongside Islamists.
UK 2014 Growth Fastest In 7 Years Despite Fourth-Quarter Slowdown
January 27 2015 5:08 AM
British gross domestic product grew by 2.6 percent in 2014 as a whole, the Office for National Statistics said on Tuesday.
Saudi Arabia Has Nothing To Do With Oil Market Imbalance: Aramco CEO
January 27 2015 3:32 AM
A fair oil price is what would ultimately balance supply and demand, Aramco's CEO said Tuesday.
Fidel Castro Appears To Lend Support To Cuba Talks With US
January 26 2015 10:16 PM
Fidel Castro appeared to lend his support to Cuba's talks with the U.S. with a statement that addressed his longtime adversary for the first time since Cuba and the U.S. announced they would restore diplomatic ties.
Senate Blocks Swift Passage Of Keystone XL Pipeline Bill
January 26 2015 8:39 PM
Senate Democrats blocked the Keystone XL pipeline bill from moving forward on Monday, but supporters of the project vowed to push ahead and eventually get a vote on the measure.
Argentine President Seeks To Dissolve Spy Agency
January 26 2015 8:02 PM
The death of Alberto Nisman this month shone a spotlight on the powerful state spy apparatus.
Inquiry Into London Killing Of Ex-KGB Spy Litvinenko To Begin
January 26 2015 7:27 PM
From his deathbed, Kremlin-critic Litvinenko accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of ordering his murder.
Syrian Opposition Starts Talks In Moscow, Expectations Low
January 26 2015 4:02 PM
The talks have been spurned by key political opposition and do not involve the main insurgent groups fighting on the ground.