SYDNEY Australia experienced the slowest economic growth in two years over the second quarter due in part to a sharp fall in export volumes, official data showed on Wednesday, knocking the Australian dollar to its lowest in over six years.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal judge granted class-action status to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case.
BERLIN—German car maker Volkswagen AG VLKAY -2.93 % on Wednesday said it would extend the contract of Chief Executive Martin Winterkorn through 2018, ending speculation that he could step down as CEO and become chairman.
McDonald's Corp. plans to start selling all-day breakfast across the US on 6 October, aiming to reinvigorate sluggish sales by fulfilling a longstanding customer request.
New Jurassic World and Elves ranges have helped Lego post double-digit sales growth globally in the first half of the year. The Danish toy company said that revenue rose 23% to 14.1bn kroner (�1.4bn) for the six months to 30 June.