The taxi app Uber set itself on a collision course with authorities in Germany as it vowed to continue operating in spite of a temporary nationwide ban imposed by a court on Tuesday.
Zurich: Switzerland's economy unexpectedly stalled in the second quarter, showing zero growth as trade took a hit from stagnation in its main export market Europe and falling construction spending.
Risk appetite flickered back into life in financial markets on Tuesday with the dollar and European and Japanese shares rising while safe-haven bonds, the yen and gold all took a step back.
Solar panels at a business fair last year in Qingdao, China. SolarWorld, an American solar panel producer, wants the administration to impose new tariffs on Chinese solar imports.
Everyone is looking for a break these days: Big business; small business; non-profit companies,; regular citizens. And who can blame them?