NXP Semiconductors said on Sunday that it would buy a smaller peer, Freescale Semiconductor, in an $11.8 billion deal that would create a big maker of chips for industries as varied as automobiles and mobile payments.
Warren Buffett's annual reports to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders have their own Kremlinology. Investors hunt for any hint about who will succeed the 84-year- old chief executive officer, much as students of the Soviet Union sought clues from its ...
Hong Kong (AFP) -- Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers handed themselves in to police Monday over their involvement in mass protests for free elections, the latest step in a widespread investigation which has been accused of intimidation.
SINGAPORE, March 2 (Reuters) - U.S. crude futures fell towards $49 a barrel on Monday after rising more than $1 in the previous session to close February with the first monthly gain since June last year.
A commuter walks past the People's Bank Of China headquarters in the financial district of Beijing. The PBOC keeps the yuan within 2 percent of its daily reference rate, which has been lowered by 0.5 percent this year.