The first, to which Wednesday's statement of objections relates, concerns the way in which Google allegedly positions its Google Shopping service above rivals' services, irrespective of its merits. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, a Danish liberal, said Wednesday's decision to focus on Google's shopping service does not preclude following up...» Read More
Expedia's blockbuster purchase of Orbitz represents a dramatic move in the larger, ongoing battle for travelers' dollars. NBC News reports.
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Watford, a commuter town outside London, doesn’t seem like the most natural birthplace for the new head of quintessentially American McDonald’s.
Cost conscious shoppers in Singapore, one of the world's most expensive cities, are increasingly shopping online to take advantage of lower prices.
The fastest growth is not in megacities like Tokyo, but second-tier ones that many Americans have never heard of.
Experts reveal which sectors in Africa are poised to make headway, and how investors are tapping in.
A gauge of growth in the U.S. services sector rose more than expected in November even as its employment component dipped.
Uber on Thursday heavily criticized a court decision that stopped its operations in Nevada and said it would not be giving up on the state.
Activist investor Carl Icahn raised his stake in U.S. car rental company Hertz Global Holdings Inc to 10.77 percent from 8.48 percent.
The billionaire was already Hertz's largest shareholder and in the past few months had successfully pushed for management changes and won board seats on the company. Earlier this month, Icahn-backed John Tague was named as Hertz's chief executive, fending off a challenge from Dollar Thrifty CEO Scott Thomson, who was backed by Jana Partners, the company's...
British luxury brand Burberry posted a 15 percent rise in retail revenue in its first half, reflecting a strong performance across all regions.
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft are butting heads with regulators over laws that they claim are outdated and hurt their companies.
The Federal Trade Commission banned cosmetic company L'Oreal from making claims about anti-aging without offering scientific proof.
British consumer morale reached its highest since March 2005 this month, adding to signs the economy is recovering.
North Carolina is the most expensive state for car repairs, according to a report by CarMD.
There are dozens of apps that let you screen your calls, alert you to potential fraud and even block suspected voice and text message spam.
Quality is becoming more important than price, according to the American Customer Service Index.
Any immediate turnaround in fortunes for the U.K. luxury brand Mulberry has failed to materialize, with the company announcing weak sales.