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  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 23- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi mounted a defense of globalization at the World Economic Forum on Tuesday, urging joint action on climate change and economic cooperation, in a speech some delegates took as a swipe at U.S. President Donald Trump's America First agenda. Modi is leading a big government and business delegation to the...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 23- Protectionism is gaining ground and globalisation is losing its appeal, but India is open for business, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the World Economic Forum on Tuesday. Modi is leading a big government and business delegation to the summit in Davos, the first Indian prime minister do so in 21 years, aiming to showcase India...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 23- Protectionism is gaining ground and globalization is losing its appeal, but India is open for business, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the World Economic Forum on Tuesday. Modi is leading a big government and business delegation to the summit in Davos, the first Indian prime minister do so in 21 years, aiming to showcase India...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 23- Protectionism is gaining ground and globalisation is losing its appeal, but India is open for business, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the World Economic Forum on Tuesday. Modi is leading a big government and business delegation to the summit in Davos, the first Indian prime minister do so in 21 years, aiming to showcase India...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 23- Protectionism is gaining ground and globalization is losing its appeal, but India is open for business, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the World Economic Forum on Tuesday. Modi is leading a big government and business delegation to the summit in Davos, the first Indian prime minister do so in 21 years, aiming to showcase India...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland— The Latest on the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland:. While some Davos notables had words of praise about Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech, Christine Lagarde was more curt: "I would have loved to hear a bit more about girls." The harrumphing quip from the IMF managing director testified to sensitivity on gender inequality...

  • We contribute to American jobs in a big way, says Vestas CEO

    Anders Runevad speaks about U.S. President Donald Trump's stances on fossil fuels and trade protectionism.

  • Italy PM Gentiloni squeezed out maximum reforms: Enel CEO

    Enel CEO Francesco Starace discusses the upcoming Italian election and U.S.-imposed trade tariffs.

  • Trump will not boost economy by only protectionism: Royal DSM CEO

    Royal DSM CEO Feike Sijbesma speaks about trade policy from the U.S. and China.

  • The Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery is shown Oct. 24, 2014, in Philadelphia.

    PES told employees on Sunday it would file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, pinning its financial difficulties on renewable fuel laws.

  • VIENNA, Jan 22- Austria is planning to sue the European Commission for allowing Hungary to expand its Paks atomic plant, it said on Monday, not viewing nuclear energy as the way to combat climate change or as being in the common European interest. The country, which shares a border with Hungary, prides itself on supporting environmentally sound energy.

  • FRANKFURT, Germany— A spokeswoman for Germany's transport ministry says Volkswagen's Audi brand is being told to recall 127,000 cars diesel cars that reduce emissions controls when not being tested. Ministry spokeswoman Svenja Friedrich said that the motor transport agency had found that Audi diesel engines designed to meet the latest Euro 6 emissions...

  • FRANKFURT, Jan 22- MerQbiz, an online marketplace for recycled paper, is teaming up with U.S. logistics giant C.H. Robinson as a Chinese ban on imports of scrap paper pushes the fragmented industry to become more efficient. MerQbiz, a joint venture of German engineering group Voith and Boston Consultancy Group, matches up buyers and sellers of recovered paper, an...

  • Weyerhaeuser harvests timber on the Louisiana land in question and is backed in the case by business groups including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The frog, found only in four locations in southern Mississippi, also previously inhabited Louisiana and Alabama. The U.S. government identified the Louisiana land partly owned by Weyerhaeuser, which is based in...

  • Weyerhaeuser harvests timber on the Louisiana land in question and is backed in the case by business groups including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The frog, found only in four locations in southern Mississippi, also previously inhabited Louisiana and Alabama. The Fish and Wildlife Service's critical habitat designation covered the tract of 1,544 acres of...

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, Jan 22- It's getting to the time of year when a seasonal decline in thermal coal prices in Asia is to be expected as winter's demand peak passes- but so far the power station fuel is defying gravity. The price of spot cargoes of thermal coal from Australia's Newcastle port, a regional benchmark, ended at $108.75 a tonne on Jan. 19, within touching...

  • OSLO, Jan 22- Many companies are looking past quarterly results to discover long-term economic opportunities in U.N. goals to end poverty and protect the planet, the head of an international business commission has said. Mark Malloch-Brown's Business and Sustainable Development Commission has contacted 1,500 CEOs over two years to persuade them that...

  • The president of the World Economic Forum (WEF) has urged Donald Trump to collaborate with other countries, just days ahead of an expected appearance by the U.S. president at the economic conference in Davos, Switzerland.

  • World Economic Forum President Borge Brende speaks about President Donald Trump's policies.

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, Jan 22- It's getting to the time of year when a seasonal decline in thermal coal prices in Asia is to be expected as winter's demand peak passes- but so far the power station fuel is defying gravity. The price of spot cargoes of thermal coal from Australia's Newcastle port, a regional benchmark, ended at $108.75 a tonne on Jan. 19, within touching...