Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN:US), the world's largest Internet retailer, boosted the price of its Prime membership by 25 percent to $99 a year, the first increase since the service's introduction nine years ago.
WASHINGTON�The U.S. budget deficit narrowed in February, leaving the country on track for its smallest budget deficit in six years.
Sales (RSTAMOM) at U.S. retailers rose in February for the first time in three months, claims for jobless benefits dropped last week and consumer confidence improved, pointing to an economy regaining traction after a harsh winter slowed demand even more ...
Royal Dutch Shell's new chief executive Ben van Beurden on Thursday made the clearest admission yet that North American shale investments were proving a drag on performance at the Anglo-Dutch oil major.
King Digital Entertainment, the London games studio behind the mobile hit Candy Crush Saga, is to make history as the most valuable British Internet company to join the stock markets after pricing its initial public offering (IPO) at US$7.6 billion.