Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon, was by one estimate the world's wealthiest person for a brief time on Thursday. Credit Ted S. Warren/Associated Press.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp's (SBUX.O) new chief executive said the world's biggest coffee chain is making a long-term investment in China, amid worries that growth from its dominant U.S.
(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc on Thursday reported a jump in retail sales along with a profit slump, as its rapid, costly expansion into new shopping categories and countries showed no sign of slowing.
The White House, the Treasury Department and congressional leaders issued a six-paragraph statement Thursday that tried to show off their commitment to pursuing tax reform without delving into any policy specifics.
Terry Gou, Foxconn's chairman, at the White House on Wednesday. Foxconn plans to build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin. Credit Justin Gilliland/The New York Times.