By ELENA BECATOROS and NICHOLAS PAPHITISAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's bailout conditions are so catastrophic for the country they must be rejected, the radical left-wing party leader who has a strong chance of winning the country's critical election
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Swedish fashion chain Hennes & Mauritz has struck its latest collaboration deal with French label Maison Martin Margiela, vowing to offer shoppers "memorable" and experimental fashion moments through the 2012 autumn and winter collection.
By JOE McDONALDAP Business Writer
BEIJING (AP) - The global aviation industry group warned Tuesday that governments might be moving toward a trade war over Europe's carbon charges on airlines and appealed for a negotiated settlement.
China, India, Russia
By SARAH DiLORENZOAP Business Writer
BRUSSELS (AP) - World markets rose cautiously Tuesday amid uncertainty over whether Europe's plan to rescue Spain's ailing banks would be enough to prevent the continent's debt crisis from infecting other economies, like Italy
By ALAN CLENDENNINGAP Business Writer
MADRID (AP) - Investors continue to find more questions than answers in Spain's decision to seek help for its ailing bank sector and tap a €100 billion ($125 billion) euro area bailout fund.
The country's borrowing
LONDON (AP) - In a fresh sign that U.K.'s economy is struggling to return to growth, official data out Tuesday show factory output falling by 0.7 percent in April.
The Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that the broader index of industrial production
BEIJING (AP) - China defended its imports of Iranian oil but wouldn't say Tuesday whether it might reduce them to avoid U.S. sanctions against Chinese banks as the U.S. tries to squeeze Iran financially.
Beijing says it has normal economic relations with Iran
By ALEX KENNEDYAssociated Press
SINGAPORE (AP) - After supplying European customers for more than 40 years with neon bright ornamental fish, Shirley Lim is now looking elsewhere for sales.
Lim, whose business in Singapore and Malaysia grows aquatic plants and
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. states expect to collect higher tax revenues in the coming budget year that combined would top pre-recession levels, according to a survey released Tuesday. The increase could reduce pressure on states to cut
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - NetJets, which sells partial ownership interests in business jets, said Monday that it plans to spend up to $9.6 billion on as many as 425 new planes from Cessna and Bombardier.
CEO Jordan Hansell said the orders reflect that NetJets, which