Stock markets in Europe were mixed on Thursday after the European Central Bank signaled no changes to its bond-buying stimulus program set to expire in just over five months.
The terror threat in Europe, a strong dollar and uncertainty over the U.S. presidential elections have eroded the confidence of the globe's big-spenders, holding luxury purchases flat in 2016, according to a study released Thursday.
CISCO Systems CEO John Chambers, right, meets with French President Francois Hollande, left, at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Friday, Oct. 20.
The near-term growth potential for ASEAN-6 (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam) is 5 percent, below the 6.5-percent trend in China but well above the 1.5-percent trend in the G-3, according to Gundy Cahyadi (謝商戈), .....
Tesla Motors is starting to build its electric cars with all the sensors, cameras and other gear needed to drive completely on their own when regulations allow the technology to take over that responsibility.
Department store staffers cheer in preparation for the first day of Xinyi Shinkong Mitsukoshi Mall's (星光三越百貨) Anniversary Sale in Taipei on Thursday, Oct. 20. Crowds gathered outside the main gate early in the morning, .....
Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu (陳菊), center, poses behind a water pipe with other officials at the opening ceremony for this year's International Water Show in Kaohsiung on Thursday, Oct. 20.
Indonesia's central bank on Thursday unexpectedly cut its key interest rate for the sixth time this year in a bid to boost slowing growth in Southeast Asia's top economy.
European sugar producers will target export markets in addition to looking for new domestic customers when the EU lifts quotas next year and fully embraces free-market farm policies, officials and analysts say.
Saudi Arabia raised US$17.5 billion in its first international bond offering, HSBC said Thursday, reflecting strong interest as the kingdom seeks to diversify its oil-dependent economy.