(Reuters) – Caterpillar Inc reported quarterly profit and revenue that handily beat estimates, helped by strong demand for its construction equipment in China, and the company raised its outlook for the year, sending its shares up 5 percent.
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LONDON (Reuters) – GlaxoSmithKline said on Tuesday it had appointed former Wal-Mart Stores executive Karenann Terrell to the new senior position of chief digital and technology officer.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – When a new terminal opens in 2017 at Singapore’s Changi Airport, the world’s best for five years straight according to a survey, passengers will be able to, in theory, go through check-in to boarding without speaking to another pe…
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli-U.S. tech firm SimilarWeb, whose platform helps companies better track the performance of their websites and mobile apps, said on Tuesday it raised $47 million in fundraising led by equity investor Viola Growth.
LONDON (Reuters) – Amazon has had no problem hiring staff in Britain and plans an extra 450 high tech jobs, its UK boss said, despite the uncertain status of non-British European Union nationals.
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(Reuters) – Biogen Inc’s second-quarter profit blew past estimates, driven by higher-than-expected demand for its recently approved spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) drug, Spinraza.
(Reuters) – Chemicals and seeds company DuPont , which is merging with Dow Chemical , beat analysts’ estimates for both profit and revenue on Tuesday, helped by higher sales in its agriculture business.
OPEC’s efforts to stimulate flagging prices are likely to fail once again, Mouhammed Choukeir, CIO at Kleinwort Hambros, told CNBC on Tuesday.
International border crossings are often legal gray areas where government agents can, and sometimes do, ask travelers for access to their laptops, phones and other mobile devices. Complying with the request allows them to freely search, read or cop…
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Budget airline Scoot vowed to be “aggressive” with its growth ambitions, unveiling five new destinations and a plan to double its fleet.
Toyota Motor Corp aims to begin selling an electric car powered by a new type of battery in 2022.
Greece is making its return to the market Tuesday after a three-year absence with the sale of a five-year bond. Analysts have applauded the timing but caution the country is still in the hands of international creditors.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Drillisch shareholders voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to approve a takeover by United Internet, creating a stronger competitor to Germany’s three telecoms network operators in a deal worth over 8 billion euros ($9.33 billion).
The rivalry between India and China is heating up as the two heavyweight economies face territorial tensions on both land and sea.
HONG KONG (Reuters) – HNA Group, the Chinese airline-to-banking conglomerate, has tapped investment bank Goldman Sachs to list Pactera, the Beijing-based IT outsourcing firm it bought from private equity firm Blackstone, sources familiar with the matt…
Mark Zuckerberg called Elon Musks’s doomsday view of AI “pretty irresponsible”.
German business confidence hit its the third record high in as many months as Europe’s largest economy powered ahead.
President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner will return to Capitol Hill Tuesday for a second day of private meetings with congressional investigators, this time for a closed-door conversation with lawmakers on the House Intelligence Committee.