In September, Caterpillar announced plans to eliminate 10,000 jobs in its global workforce. (Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune). Gail MarksJarvisContact ReporterChicago Tribune.
U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in nine years.
NEW YORK—Oil prices will start climbing in 2017, rising to $80 a barrel in coming years as production declines in some regions and global demand continues to grow, the executive director of the International Energy Agency said Tuesday.
China has achieved its self-appointed target of growing at an annualised rate of almost 7 per cent in the last quarter, but the numbers do not tell the whole story.
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