Lower import demand in some regions, political conflicts and even the Ebola virus could contribute to slower global trade growth in 2014.
Inaction on climate change could cost the United States billions of dollars, says the new White House budget chief.
Amid criticism its conglomerate structure is denting profits, Philips will separate its lighting business from its health-care and electronics…
The moves would eliminate "hopscotch loans" and other techniques used in inversions to avoid U.S. taxes.
The German software maker feels the pressure to strengthen its position in cloud computing.
The NYSE tends to delay the start of trading by at least 15 minutes, but Alibaba's IPO might begin later than usual due to size and investor interest.
When water crises affect operations, companies can suffer significant profit losses and pay higher prices for goods in the supply chain.
The outlook for cross-border trade continues to improve, although at slower pace.
The first seven components of the project to battle base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) address transfer pricing and bilateral tax treaties.
While cutting forecasts for the major economies, the OECD says the euro zone requires stronger central bank intervention.