Los Angeles, Feb 27
— Tesla Motors Inc on Wednesday announced plans on Wednesday to build a lithium ion battery factory, in an effort to bring down the cost of their electric cars.The large—scale plant, called...
New Delhi, Feb 9
Global food prices fell 1.3 per cent last month from December levels on large supplies of oils, sugar and cereals, according to the United Nations food agency FAO.
“We are seeing lower pr...
Dubai, Feb 3
Virat Kohli slipped a rung but was still the best-placed Indian batsman at fourth in the latest ICC Twenty20 rankings issued today. He was followed by Suresh Raina at fifth and Yuvraj Si...
Brussels, Jan 28
Top European officials have sounded the alarm on the economic turmoil gripping emerging economies, while downplaying speculation that it could destabilise the just-recovering Euro Zone.
Davos (Switzerland), Jan 22
Questions about the strength of the global economic recovery were high on the agenda Wednesday as business and political leaders gathered for the annual World Economic Forum. About 2,500...
Washington, Jan 16
The global economy, which gathered momentum in 2013, would continue to strengthen in 2014, largely due to improvement in the advanced economies, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde has said ev...
Frankfurt, Jan 9
The European Central Bank is set to leave the interest rates on hold at an historic low on Thursday amid signs that the struggling Euro Zone was facing another difficult year.
United Nations, Dec 28
The United Nations General Assembly has approved a $5.53-billion budget for 2014-2015, about one per cent lower than that of the previous biennium.The new biennium budget is $126.35 million...
United Nations, Mar 4
Russia has told the UNSC that Ukraine’s deposed President Viktor Yanukovich had requested it to use Russian army to restore law and order and protect its people, an assertion rejected by Kiev whic...
Sydney, Feb 21
Multinationals that shift revenue around the world to pare their tax bill will be in the firing line at this weekend’s meeting in Sydney of global finance chiefs, Australia’s top economics ministe...
Mumbai, Feb 3
Manchester United in association with logistics provider, DHL, delivered the Barclays Premier League trophy to New Delhi on January 17, 2014 and Mumbai on January 19, 2014 as part of a worldwide t...
Munich, Feb 1
World powers will hold their next talks on Tehran’s contested nuclear programme on February 18, top Iranian and European Union diplomats have agreed during the talks.In an initial accord in...
Coimbatore, Jan 24
Concerns over the Chinese economy shrinking led to a wave of selling in the US and European markets yesterday that spread to the Asian markets this morning. The Indian bourses, displayin...
Davos, Switzerland, Jan 22
The number of business executives, who think the global economy will improve in the next 12 months, has doubled since last year, consultancy group PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) said in a poll on Tu...
Washington, Jan 15
The World Bank early Wednesday issued a positive outlook for the world economy, but warned that rising interest rates could endanger the expected growth.
Growth is picking up in developin...
Mumbai, Dec 31
India’s international financial liabilities decreased by $12.8 billion to $296.2 billion in the three-month period ended September 30, 2013, the Reserve Bank of India said in a statement. »
San Francisco, Dec 20
Governments around the world are becoming more aggressive in asking Google to remove or censor content from its services, the web search giant said in a Transparency Report issued on Thursday. »