China's industrial profits fell the most in two years last month, the latest data to show a deepening slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy as pressure grows on the nation's central bank to ease monetary conditions.
Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse can be prosecuted for its role in the US housing finance meltdown, according to a court decision which dismissed the company's bid to halt a suit.
This holiday season was a pretty successful one for retailers, with sales on the major shopping days, including Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Christmas Day, all increasing.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Santa continued to shower gifts on stock-market investors, as the S&P 500 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average once again closed at record levels.
Food hubs are linking consumers with their local food producers According to a recent study food hubs are helping the local farmers expanding their businesses.