The chief executive of ride-sharing service Uber says he will take an indefinite leave of absence from the company as it comes under increasing fire over sexual harassment allegations and concerns about its workplace culture.
The inflation rate in Britain has risen to its highest level in four years, as the drop in the pound since the Brexit vote pushes up the cost of living.
Hyundai Motor Co. is playing catch-up in the fast-growing sport utility vehicle market with its first subcompact SUV targeting Europe and North America.
France's finance minister is in Athens to try to hammer out details of an urgently needed rescue funding deal for Greece by the end of the week.
Microsoft on Sunday unveiled Xbox One X -- billing it as the most powerful video console ever made, and escalating a battle with market king PlayStation.
Uber's Board of Directors has adopted a series of recommendations about the company's corporate culture from former Attorney General Eric Holder, but it was silent late Sunday on whether it would approve a leave of absence for the ride service's embattled CEO.
Energy ministers from around the world gathered in Beijing this week to report increased spending to help counter climate change. Yet one prominent voice, that of U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry, delivered a starkly countervailing message as the Trump administration seeks to roll back spending on clean energy and promote fossil fuels.
Japanese internet, solar and technology company SoftBank Group Corp. is buying robotics pioneer Boston Dynamics from Alphabet Inc., Google's parent.
The European Central Bank made a small step toward phasing out its extraordinary support for the economy on Thursday -- but left its stimulus programs and record low interest rates unchanged despite a spreading recovery in the 19 countries that use the euro currency.
China on Thursday posted a forecast-busting surge in exports and imports in May, signalling improvement in the world's number two economy, but there were warnings Beijing would struggle to maintain its momentum.