[LONDON] British-based tycoon Sanjeev Gupta's GFG Alliance has bought a bankrupt steel plant in India for US$60 million.

[TORONTO] Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday called for a peaceful solution to end rail blockades by indigenous rights groups protesting the construction of a natural gas pipeline....

[MOSCOW] A Dutch appeals court is set to hand down a landmark ruling Tuesday in a complex case involving defunct Russian oil giant Yukos whose former shareholders are claiming US$50 billion in...

[FRANKFURT] A plunge in prices is shaking some of the more marginal players out of the liquefied natural gas market, chilling what until recently was the hottest part of the energy industry.

[CIUDAD DEL CARMEN, Mexico] Mexican national oil company Pemex has begun signing contracts with oilfield service firms specifically invited to submit bids for a new batch of priority exploration...

[SAO PAULO]  Brazilian soybean production in the 2019/2020 cycle is expected to reach a record of 125.6 million tonnes, agribusiness consultancy AgRural said on Monday, as more than a fifth of the...

AN improvement in palm oil prices towards the end of last year gave a boost to Bumitama Agri's fourth-quarter earnings.

[SYDNEY] BHP, the world's biggest miner, warned Tuesday that demand for resources could be hit by the novel coronavirus outbreak in China unless the epidemic is contained by the end of March.

[PARIS] Tomato plants in France's far-west Finistere region have been contaminated with a destructive virus that can lead to whole crops being wasted, the agriculture ministry said on Monday.

[NEW YORK] Oil prices inched up on Monday as concerns over the economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak in China were offset by expectations that potential production cuts from major...

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Feb 19, 2020 12:22 AM

London mayor pushes for 'associate' EU citizenship

[BRUSSELS] London's mayor Sadiq Khan pushed the idea of an "associate" EU citizenship for Britons after Brexit, as...

Feb 19, 2020 12:13 AM

US homebuilder sentiment eases while staying near 20-year high

[WASHINGTON] US homebuilder sentiment in February remained near the highest level since 1999 as lower borrowing...

Feb 19, 2020 12:01 AM

Dell to sell cybersecurity unit for US$2.08b

[BENGALURU] Dell Technologies said on Tuesday it would sell its cybersecurity unit RSA for US$2.08 billion to a...

Feb 18, 2020 11:20 PM

Vodafone, Telecom Italia offer rivals access to some sites to ease EU concerns

[BRUSSELS] Vodafone and Telecom Italia offered to give rivals access to some of their infrastructure for up to nine...

Feb 18, 2020 10:58 PM

US: Wall Street slips at open following Apple's sales warning

[NEW YORK] Shares of Apple dragged down Wall Street's main indexes at the open on Tuesday, after a surprise sales...