The UK economy grew 0.5% between July and September, official figures have confirmed, unchanged from the initial estimate. It is the second estimate for GDP growth from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
A Swiss court has convicted a former HSBC worker of economic espionage and sentenced him to five years in jail. Herve Falciani was on trial for leaking bank data that led to tax evasion probes worldwide against prominent clients with accounts in ...
With new plans for cloned cattle is China's taboo-busting biotech sector widening the ethical gap with the west? In Chinese mythology, the Monkey King is a beast with magical fur.
Canadian retailers are still trying to make Black Friday a big deal for shoppers. The day after American Thanksgiving is the biggest shopping day of the year south of the border, but the crazy lines for discounted items are much shorter in Canada.
US stocks have ended little-changed in a shortened session a day after the Thanksgiving holiday, with retailers in focus as Black Friday sales kicked off the important year-end shopping season.