NEW YORK: General Motors reported lower third-quarter earnings as weakness in South America and Europe more than offset an improved performance in North America.
NEW YORK: Brazilian bidders upped their offer for banana giant Chiquita Brands ahead of a Chiquita shareholder vote on whether it should instead merge with European rival Fyffes.
LONDON: British oil giant BP and European energy conglomerate GDF-Suez have announced a new oil discovery in the North Sea.
LONDON: World oil prices rebounded on reports that Saudi Arabia had cut its oil supplies last month, dealers said.
KUWAIT CITY: Kuwait’s Aviation Lease & Finance Co.
HELSINKI: Finnish telecom equipment group Nokia said its third quarter profits more than quadrupled from a year ago, helped mostly by a one-off tax-related gain.
NEW DELHI: After months of criticism for not moving aggressively enough on promises of an economic overhaul, India’s new prime minister has announced a string of policies designed to kick-start Asia’s
ALKHOBAR: Saudi Arabia-based power and water project developer ACWA Power is seeking to secure or arranging finance for $15 billion worth of projects, nearly half of which are in renewable energy, its
SEATTLE: Microsoft Corp looks set to ditch the Nokia name from its Lumia range of smartphones just months after buying the Finnish company's handset business.
This year’s moderator over the two days of the 2nd GPCA Sustainability Conference is John Pearson.
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