(Updates share price in fifth paragraph.) March 13 (Bloomberg) -- Amazon.com Inc., 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.
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.
The first signs of an improving economy and better weather are here, as the US retail sales advanced by 0.3 percent in February against economists' expectations of 0.2 percent, according to statistics reported by the Commerce Department in Washington on ...
Reuters: The U.S. government posted a smaller budget deficit than expected in February as receipts came in stronger than in the same period a year ago.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - World stock indexes dropped and the yen climbed against the dollar and euro on Thursday as concerns increased over the trajectory of the crisis in Ukraine.