May 29, 2013 In what would be the largest Chinese takeover of an American company, Shuanghui proposes a $4.7 billion purchase of Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer.
May 29, 2013 How should the U.S. government and companies protect themselves against hackers? One answer is to hack right back.
Jun 5, 2013 Two dozen U.S. military weapons systems have been compromised by Chinese hackers, according to the Washington Post.
May 28, 2013 Morgan Stanley is moving its showcase of Asian hedge funds to New York after the event was cancelled in Shanghai last week due to concerns over bird flu, according to Bloomberg News.
May 28, 2013 Luxury products have benefited from rising stock market returns in the U.S., but Tiffany faces up-and-coming competitors.
May 27, 2013 Chinese conglomerate Fosun International and Paris private equity firm AXA are offering to buy Club Med for $700 million.
May 27, 2013 European -- and some American manufacturers -- believe Chinese solar panels are being sold for less than they cost to build. The European Commission is investigating, but now Germany is distancing itself from the "dumping" allegations.
May 23, 2013 After an electrifying run over the past several weeks, stock markets around the world are down this morning.
May 22, 2013 Beijing has announced it will add 50 miles of subway track by the end of next year, making the city's subway system bigger than New York's. But will the new additions alleviate the city's notorious traffic and pollution?
May 22, 2013 Today Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gives his latest economic report to Congress. His testimony comes on the same day that Japan's central bank is indicating its intention to continue stimulus measures.