Brazil auto sales seen rising 9% in 2020: federation

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazil auto sales in 2020 are seen rising 9% from 2019 to…

Brazil records trade balance of $5.599 billion in December

BRASILIA, Jan 2 (Reuters) – Brazil posted a trade balance of <BRTBAL=ECI> of $5.599 billion in…

Mexico central bank flags minimum wage hike inflation risk

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s central bank warned that a recently announced minimum wage hike could…

Tesla says will start delivering China-made Model 3s to public on Jan. 7

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Tesla Inc will deliver its first China-made Model 3 sedans to the public…

Exclusive: China halts British stock link over political tensions – sources

By Julie Zhu, Abhinav Ramnarayan and Jonathan Saul HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) – China has temporarily blocked…

China stimulus, trade progress help European shares mark strong start to decade

By Susan Mathew (Reuters) – Fresh monetary stimulus in Beijing and growing Sino-U.S. trade optimism helped…

Argentina’s Fernandez says social pact sends ‘strong message’ to IMF, creditors

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentina’s new President Alberto Fernandez said on Thursday that a social pact…

Canadian factory activity expands at slowest pace in four months

TORONTO (Reuters) – Canadian manufacturing activity expanded in December at its slowest pace in four months…

Ghosn met Lebanese president after fleeing Japan: sources

By Samia Nakhoul and Laila Bassam BEIRUT (Reuters) – Fugitive former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn met…

UK set to end Arriva’s Northern rail franchise

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will bring to an end the Northern Rail franchise run by Deutsche…

Brazil’s stock exchange operator B3 reduces, simplifies trading fees

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian financial exchange operator B3 <BVMF3.SA> said on Thursday it is reducing…

Volkswagen starts settlement talks with German consumer groups over diesel scandal

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen <VOWG_p.DE> on Thursday said it was in talks to discuss a settlement…