[LONDON] Shares in Anglo-Dutch consumer goods group Unilever dropped eight per cent on Monday after US rival Kraft Heinz Co abruptly ditched its surprise US$143 billion merger proposal.

[HONG KONG] The Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU) warned that McDonald's Corp's up-to-US$2.1 billion sale of its Hong Kong and China operations could hit workers' pay,...

[HONG KONG] Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is teaming up with Shanghai Bailian Group Co, one of China's largest supermarket and department store chains, as Jack Ma accelerates an effort to employ...

[LONDON] Online retailer Amazon is set to create more than 5,000 jobs in Britain this year, the company said on Monday, boosting its investment in the country once more even as it prepares to leave...

[WASHINGTON] The US food giant Kraft Heinz has dropped its bid to buy Unilever days after it rejected a US$143 billion buyout offer, the companies said on Sunday.

BP Plc is weighing plans to update as many as 200 of its US wind turbines with newer, higher-capacity equipment in what might be the company's biggest investment in renewable energy since its...

STRONG winds and stormy seas have helped turn the Shetland Islands in the North Atlantic into a European renewable energy giant, producing more power than it knows what to do with.

THIS was supposed to be America's nuclear century...

AUSTRALIA is considering altering legislation to enable funds slated for clean energy developments to be used to bankroll construction of new low emission, coal-fired power plants.

COMPETITORS relieved that Kraft Heinz Co snubbed them for Unilever may want to skip the celebration.