French court to rule on culpability of ex-Orange bosses in workers’ suicides

PARIS (Reuters) – Judges will rule on Friday whether former bosses at telecoms group Orange <ORAN.PA>…

Japan’s consumer inflation ticks up as shoppers pay more for sushi, ice cream

By Leika Kihara TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s annual core consumer inflation ticked up in November and…

China’s Great Wall revs up for India as rivals hit the brakes

By Aditi Shah NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Chinese automakers Great Wall Motor <601633.SS> and Changan Automobile…

Record-setting rally resumes as Mnuchin says trade deal to be signed

By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street’s major indexes resumed their rally with fresh…

Global outlook somber for late-cycle expansion despite market joy: Reuters poll

By Hari Kishan and Shrutee Sarkar BENGALURU (Reuters) – Most major economies have likely averted recession…

UK car industry calls for tariff-free deal with EU as output slumps

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s car industry body called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to secure a…

UK consumer and business morale touched five-month high before election: surveys

LONDON, (Reuters) – Confidence among British consumers and businesses rose to the highest level in five…

Exclusive: ChemChina seeks funding from Chinese state-backed firms ahead of Syngenta IPO – sources

By Julie Zhu and Kane Wu HONG KONG (Reuters) – China National Chemical Corp, or ChemChina,…