[BELFORT, France] US energy giant General Electric plans to slash up to 468 jobs across France, union sources said Tuesday.

[HOUSTON] Oil prices dropped about 2 per cent on Tuesday over concerns the world's stumbling economy could pinch fuel demand as US shale fields surge and cuts by Russia come in below...

KEPPEL Infrastructure Trust (KIT) on Tuesday reported a distribution per unit (DPU) of 0.93 Singapore cent for the fourth quarter ended Dec 31, 2018, unchanged from the year-ago period.

AFTER years of gloom, the oil industry is out of its slump.

THERE'S a better potential haven than gold for investors spooked by the risk of a recession this year - mid-sized producers who have outperformed both bullion and the rest of the mining industry...

BRAZIL'S government will announce the privatisation of southern airports, including Curitiba, in the second quarter of this year, according to Adalberto Vasconcelos, head of the PPI government...

[NEW YORK] PG&E Corp has arranged US$5.5b to fund its operations during a bankruptcy process that it expects to take about two years, boosting the shares.

[LONDON] Britain could safely raise the limit for tremors at gas fracking sites to three times their current level, two seismologists said on Tuesday.

[WINNIPEG] Canada's two major railways are rationing space on trains traveling to the country's biggest port and recently prioritized some commodities over others to deal with congestion,...

[HOUSTON] The United Steelworkers union (USW) has made progress on some issues in contract talks with Shell Oil Co, which is the lead negotiator for US refinery and chemical plant owners, sources...