The German pilots' union called a new strike on Wednesday against airline Lufthansa over a long-smoldering pay dispute, while its subsidiary Eurowings will be hit by a ground crew strike on Tuesday.
Taiwan-based smartphone vendor HTC Corp. launched three new smartphone models, including the 10 Evo which uses a USB Type-C for headphones instead of a headphone jack, in an effort to boost sales in Taiwan, the company announced Tuesday.
Facebook will open a new London headquarters next year and create another 500 jobs, the leading social network said Monday, despite uncertainty over Brexit.
Swiss-based pharmaceuticals giant Novartis said Monday it was acquiring Selexys Pharmaceuticals Corp., a U.S. research lab in blood and inflammatory disorders, in a deal costing up to US$665 million (627 million euros).
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg urged world leaders meeting in Peru on Saturday to help get more people online to improve global living standards while separately announcing new measures to cut down on fake news stories on the social network that some suggest could have helped sway the U.S. presidential election.
Terry Gou (郭台銘), chairman of Taiwan-based Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海), urged the United States not to adopt protectionist policies when the Republican Party's Donald Trump takes office in January, during an interview with China Central Television (CCTV).
Abercrombie & Fitch's plan to turn around its once-popular teen clothing brand failed to bring back shoppers to its stores.
McDonald's wants to makes its fast-food outlets feel more like restaurants, with plans to eventually expand table service across its U.S. locations.
Volkswagen announced plans Friday to cut 30,000 jobs in a wide-ranging restructuring of its namesake brand as it tries to recover from a scandal over cars rigged to cheat on diesel emissions tests.
JP Morgan Chase has agreed to pay US$264 million to settle a foreign bribery case dubbed the "princelings case" in which the bank gave prized jobs to friends and relatives of Chinese officials, U.S. officials announced Thursday.