The impending regulation is a serious compliance matter, but it also helps companies by forcing them to manage their data better, says SAP.
In its quarterly report on political risk, Aon downgraded the risk ratings of four nations.
The deal may help clear the way for European authorities to approve Bayer's acquisition of Monsanto early next year.
Companies can leverage their involvement in infrastructure development to raise resiliency standards.
The Commerce Department's decision in an antidumping case brought by Boeing "underscored the defensive trade policy" of President Donald Trump.
The International Trade Commission clears the way for the White House to impose trade barriers on imports of Samsung and LG washing machines.
The European Commission's ruling on Amazon's tax break from Luxembourg strikes another blow against the tax arrangements of Silicon Valley companies.
The rating agency is concerned that China is not doing enough to "deleverage" its economy after years of credit-fueled stimulus.