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Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne stands to earn $72 million for engineering a deal that created the world’s seventh-largest car maker and led to a 61% surge in the company’s stock price last year.
Google has assembled a team of engineers to build a version of the Android operating system to power virtual-reality applications, according to two people familiar with the project
Fewer accidents should lead to better fuel economy, a fact the auto industry wants Washington regulators to recognize when doling out credits for coming mileage targets.
The crude oil aboard the train involved in a fiery derailment in Illinois was shipped by a big energy-trading company based in Switzerland.
The FDA approved its first “biosimilar” drug, a decision expected to launch a new industry of lower-cost versions of expensive drugs that could help the U.S. curb its $376 billion in yearly drug spending.
TurboTax maker Intuit Inc. said the U.S. Justice Department has formally requested information from the company and said it has been contacted by the Federal Trade Commission.
Alcoa said it would look at cutting or selling up to 14% of its global smelting capacity, as it continues to fight sluggish prices and an oversupplied global market.
Bank of America’s move toward a software-defined data infrastructure reflects the migration of state-of-the art information technology developed by Internet companies into the broader economy.
Tesla Motors said the construction progress for its $5 billion battery factory near Reno, Nev., is still on schedule and nothing has changed after a report that there may be a delay in work.
Staples reported another quarter of declining sales and dwindling store traffic, deepening the retailer’s challenges while it awaits regulatory approval for its $6.3 billion takeover of Office Depot.
Apple will join the Dow Jones Industrial Average this month, a long-anticipated change that adds the world’s most-valuable company to the 119-year-old blue-chip index.
Solar-power manufacturer Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has become the unlikely star performer of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in a development that is troubling market watchers.
SAP said it plans job cuts that could affect as much as 3% of its current global workforce, as the German software company transitions from offering installed applications to a cloud-based business model.
Electronic books cannot share the same reduced rate of value-added tax as paper books, the top EU court ruled, because e-books are ‘electronically supplied services,’ not goods.
Sika suffered a setback in its battle to prevent a takeover by France’s Saint-Gobain as the body governing acquisitions in Switzerland ruled in favor of the founding family’s plan to sell its interest.
Apple’s new mobile-payment system has been hit by a wave of fraudulent transactions using credit-card data stolen in recent breaches of big retailers.
The Canadian government raised 2.1 billion Canadian dollars in a wireless-spectrum auction aimed at fostering greater competition and bringing down prices for mobile services in the country.
Juan Carlos Echeverry, former finance minister with close ties to the government, was elected as the new chief executive of Ecopetrol.
A German court ruled that Eli Lilly & Co. cannot prevent a competitor from selling a generic form of its key Alimta cancer drug once the patent expires this December.