Orders for capital equipment rose in April for a second straight month, a sign U.S. business investment could pick up in the second half of the year.
... * Dollar up 1 percent against basket of currencies. * Euro falls below $1.09, Greek concerns growing. * U.S. data including durable goods next test for dollar bulls (Updates prices, adds Swiss franc move).
Greece will repay a loan to the International Monetary Fund which falls due on June 5 because it will have struck a deal with its foreign lenders by then, the country's finance minister said on Tuesday.
BRUSSELS The European Commission said on Tuesday it would continue its investigation into Luxembourg's tax treatment of Amazon after reports the online retailer had changed its tax practices in Europe.
SHANGHAI May 26 China will soon launch a new pilot scheme in six cities allowing individuals to invest directly overseas, the official Securities Times reported on Tuesday, potentially unleashing billions of dollars in Chinese savings on global stock and bond ...