(Updates with analyst comment in sixth 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 ...
BP has reached an agreement with the US Environmental Protection Agency that will allow the energy company to resume bidding for federal government contracts, ending a ban resulting from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.
... slideshows. * Shell could sell more U.S. shale projects. * No need to reinvent the company, says new CEO. * Asset disposal plans remain unchanged.
U.S. equity markets took a beating on Thursday, with the S&P 500 taking its worst fall since February 3, as traders fretted about the Chinese economy and financial system.
China's Premier, Li Keqiang, was speaking after the annual session of the national people's congress. Photograph: Feng Li/Getty Images.