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In negotiations to create the new BRICS development bank, the main challenge was not a lack of resources or commitment, but fellow partner China.
An estimate from congressional research suggests the U.S. could miss out on billions from companies making acquisitions overseas.
The group of five emerging market nations moved closer to an agreement on where to base a joint development bank, officials close to the matter said.
Apple and IBM stocks stocks were up slightly after the firms announced a partnership in which IBM will create business apps for the iPhone and iPad.
The Pentagon has decided not to send Lockheed Martin F-35 fighters to a UK air show amid mechanical problems with the weapons project.
The Commerce Department said on Tuesday inventories increased 0.5 percent after rising 0.6 percent in April.
China's foreign direct investment inflows rose at an annual pace of 2.2 percent in the first six months and were up only modestly for June.
The rich are buying expensive cars at a record pace, and one manufacturer has limited production to maintain exclusivity. NBC News reports.
Major Web companies urged federal regulators to restrict the ability of Internet providers to strike deals for faster delivery of content.
It's easy to overestimate the Ex-Im Bank opposition, but the bank is likely to survive the latest conservative attacks, Politico's Ben White says.
Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Kodiak Oil& Gas for $3.8 billion, becoming the largest producer in North Dakota's Bakken shale play.
AECOM Technology said it will pay $4 billion to acquire URS in an acquisition that is expected to complete in October.
Samsung has suspended business with a Chinese supplier accused of hiring child workers, after finding evidence that suggested accurate allegations.
Israel appeared to hold off on an escalation of its week-old Gaza Strip barrage despite having balked at Western calls for a ceasefire with Hamas.
Allergan told its stockholders not to respond to Pershing Square Capital Management's proposal to replace a majority of the board.
Burberry shareholders rejected a 20 million pound remuneration package for its new chief executive, Christopher Bailey. The Financial Times reports.
A former head of the nation's largest public pension fund has pleaded guilty to bribery and fraud in California.
No matter how hard Sam Johnson presses down on the spider, the creature known as Sparratus stays together. It was not always so. The FT reports.
Japan's labor shortage is nearing crisis in some industries, curbing operations, pushing up wages and potentially crimping a recovery in the economy.
While Q2 has been a time of slump for companies like GameStop and Lam Research, some appear on the edge of redemption. USAT reports.
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