BMW chief Norbert Reithofer says it would be a mistake to ignore the electric car market, despite it being so niche.April 18, 2013, 8:37 pm
HAMBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Germany's Beiersdorf
The small Texas town of West is under siege, with rescuers looking through rubble for survivors, a rising death toll and fears of another explosion.April 18, 2013, 8:05 pm
By Sudip Kar-Gupta
LONDON (Reuters) - Banks' fixed income and swaps teams are likely to be the next to suffer from a continuing wave of job cuts as the sector adjusts to tougher regulat...
By Kate Holton
LONDON (Reuters) - Vodafone unveiled a raft of changes to its pricing model on Thursday, moving more towards an American-style system to help protect its income from tech...
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Private equity firm Lone Star and Wells Fargo
By Lauren Tara LaCapra and Tanya Agrawal
(Reuters) - Morgan Stanley
By Anjuli Davies and Sinead Cruise
LONDON (Reuters) - British insurer Aviva Plc is to cut 2,000 jobs and slash redundancy payouts in the process, setting up a showdown with the country'...
As President Barack Obama heads to Boston to join mourning for the victims of the marathon blasts, authorities say they have an image of a suspect.April 18, 2013, 7:17 pm
By Dominique Vidalon
PARIS (Reuters) - Carrefour
LONDON (Reuters) - Global drinks companies Diageo and SABMiller reported a fall in sales for the first three months of 2013 in major emerging markets on Thursday, blaming weaker economic conditions fo...April 18, 2013, 6:28 pm
By Mette Fraende and Victoria Bryan
COPENHAGEN/HAMBURG (Reuters) - Puma
By Steve Slater
LONDON (Reuters) - Rich Ricci, the boss of Barclays' investment bank who collected $26 million (17 million pounds) in deferred bonuses last month, is leaving the scandal...
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria's FMA markets watchdog expects the main pillars of the new European banking union to take effect as scheduled despite German reservations, senior FMA officials told reporter...April 18, 2013, 6:13 pm
SYDNEY (AFP) - Seismologists in Papua New Guinea said Thursday there was no major damage from a 6.April 18, 2013, 5:42 pm
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered condolences to the family of a Chinese graduate student who was killed in the attack on the Boston Marathon and to another student who was ...April 18, 2013, 5:41 pm
DENPASAR, Indonesia (AFP) - A Frenchman appeared in an Indonesian court on Thursday charged with trying to smuggle 69 grammes (2.4 ounces) of hashish into the resort island of Bali, an offence punishable by death.April 18, 2013, 5:27 pm
By Brenda Goh
LONDON (Reuters) - British housebuilder Persimmon Plc
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's lower house of parliament voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to grant Cyprus a 10 billion euro bailout that is designed to avert bankruptcy for the tiny Mediterranean island...April 18, 2013, 5:18 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Unusually cold weather hurt British retail sales in March, official data showed on Thursday, confirming the fragile state of the country's economy in the first three months of 2013....April 18, 2013, 4:48 pm
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