French court rules against CGT union in row with retailer Carrefour

PARIS (Reuters) – A French court on Friday rejected a request from the CGT union that…

Explainer: How China’s retail investor army got burned by the shock oil collapse

By Emily Chow and Cheng Leng SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s retail investors take punts on everything…

Oil heads for steep weekly slide after coronavirus turmoil

By Ahmad Ghaddar LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices were broadly steady on Friday but headed for…

Global oil supply to fall 6% by 2030 due to delayed projects: data

By Shadia Nasralla LONDON (Reuters) – Global oil supplies may be 6% less than expected by…

S&P revises down credit rating outlook for Japan’s megabanks

TOKYO (Reuters) – S&P Global Ratings on Friday revised to stable from positive its credit rating…

German economy to shrink by more than 6% this year: government source

BERLIN (Reuters) – The German economy will contract by more than 6% this year, a government…

Eight Thai airlines seek $770 million government assistance

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s budget and full-service carriers are seeking soft-loans worth 25 billion baht ($770.65…

Burberry will not take British state crisis cash to pay staff

By James Davey LONDON (Reuters) – Luxury brand Burberry <BRBY.L> will pay all its staff globally…

Big Oil investors to look past earnings pain and focus on dividends

By Ron Bousso and Jennifer Hiller LONDON/HOUSTON (Reuters) – Investors already braced for poor first-quarter earnings…

Analysts cut EU carbon price forecasts as coronavirus causes demand slump

By Susanna Twidale LONDON (Reuters) – Analysts have sharply cut forecasts for the price of European…

Futures rise at the end of stormy week

By C Nivedita (Reuters) – U.S. stock index futures gained on Friday with bargain hunters returning…

‘Full fury’ of coronavirus sends German business morale to record low

By Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) – German business morale crashed in April in its most dramatic…