LONDON Crude oil futures edged up on Monday as firm global demand vied with a strong dollar, but a public holiday in the United States and much of Europe kept trading muted.
The first round-the-world solar-powered flight, known as the Solar Impulse Two, is hoping to make the next and most difficult part of its journey.
Amazon AMZN -0.93% will start paying more taxes in several European countries where it does business, instead of channeling its revenue through a holding company in the low-tax haven of Luxembourg.
OTTAWA May 25 Canada's federal housing agency on Monday gave a cooler outlook for housing starts this year and next, saying that lower oil prices are contributing to differences across the country's regional markets.
LAGOS May 25 Africa's largest telecoms operator, MTN, said on Monday fuel shortages in Nigeria, its biggest market, were disrupting its services.