Hyundai Motor Co. reported Wednesday more than a 20 percent drop in its first quarter profit as the anti-Korean sentiment in China sparked by the deployment of the U.S. missile defense system battered the Korean carmakers' sales in its biggest auto market.
Uber said Tuesday it wants to launch a system of flying cars to move people around cities, with a goal of putting demonstration projects in place by 2020.
Swiss bank Credit Suisse has reported a return to profit in its first quarter, while announcing plans to raise about 4 billion Swiss francs by issuing new shares in the coming weeks.
Jack Ma, special adviser to UNCTAD for young entrepreneurs and small businesses as well as founder and chairman of Alibaba Group, arrives at a high-level event on empowering entrepreneurs and small business during the United Nations e-commerce week at the U.N.'s European headquarters in Geneva, Tuesday April 25.
Sodium carbonate, commonly known as soda ash, is one of the main components in making glass. Shihlien Chemical Industrial Jiangsu Company, a vertical integration of the Taiwan Glass Group, supplies over 600,000 tons of high quality soda ash to Taiwan Glass annually.
The United Nations helped launch a smartphone app Tuesday that allows users to "walk a mile in a refugee's shoes" by simulating the daily struggles of a fictional Rohingya Muslim who was forced to flee her home.
Stock markets mostly rose Tuesday following the previous session's record runs triggered by the first-round result of France's presidential election.
Coca-Cola's sales declined in the first quarter as it restructured its business, and the world's biggest beverage maker said it will cut 1,200 jobs starting later this year as it deepens its cost-cutting.
Alitalia workers have rejected a restructuring deal from the company's management and unions to save the ailing carrier, the company said Tuesday.
As the proverb goes, one man's trash is another's treasure. One local startup seeks to provide a marketplace for unwanted apps and websites.