TOKYO Japan's Nikkei share average posted its biggest daily drop in nearly three years on Tuesday, with banks taking the brunt of the sell-off, while a stronger yen dragged down stocks across the board.
RTR3YO19 A United Nations panel on Monday proposed the world's first-ever standards for carbon dioxide emissions from airplanes.
20th Century Fox released the blockbuster "The Martian" in the fiscal second-quarter but it wasn't enough to lift the financial results of the film unit in the quarter ended Dec. 31.
The Woodlands-based Waste Connections reported a loss in net income for the year, though its fourth quarter was in the black. The company lost $95.7 million in 2015, compared to a gain of $232.5 million in 2014.
Pichai, who took over in August, received 273,328 Class C Google stock units. Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai received restricted stock worth about $199 million, according to a regulatory filing by Google parent company Alphabet GOOG -0.12% .