China's factory activity growth slows slightly in October

BEIJING China's factory activity expanded at a slightly slower pace in October but was slightly above analysts' expectations, suggesting a continuing economic recovery as the country rebounds from the coronavirus shock.

8:36am IST

Japan picks Mitsubishi Heavy to lead development of new stealth jet fighter

Japan on Friday said it had picked Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) to lead the development of a new stealth fighter jet that Japan wants operational by the mid-2030s to counter advanced Chinese aircraft.

30 Oct 2020

Activists urge 'Big Pharma' to be transparent on COVID-19 vaccine costs

GENEVA Activists called on pharmaceutical companies on Thursday to be transparent about the costs and terms of providing COVID-19 vaccines, saying they must be available and affordable for all.

29 Oct 2020

China's premium car buyers drive VW back to profit

Volkswagen AG returned to profit in the third quarter as surging Chinese demand for luxury cars helped offset a 1.1% drop in vehicle deliveries due to the pandemic, sending its shares as much as 3% higher on Thursday.

29 Oct 2020

Airbus CEO stands by cash forecast after French lockdown

PARIS Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury on Thursday stood by the planemaker's newly released quarterly cash guidance despite a new lockdown announced overnight in France, where it is based.

29 Oct 2020
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Exclusive: Amazon tells India regulator its partner Future Retail is misleading public

NEW DELHI Amazon.com Inc has complained to India's market regulator that its local partner Future Retail Ltd misled shareholders by incorrectly saying it was complying with its contractual obligations to the U.S. e-commerce giant, a letter seen by Reuters shows.