INDONESIA'S ride-hailing giant Gojek is close to acquiring a mobile point-of-sale startup called Moka for at least US$120 million, as it aims to become a leading player in the country's digital...

FRANCE'S Cie de Saint-Gobain, one of the world's biggest building materials companies, has agreed to buy US drywall maker Continental Building Products in a deal worth US$1.4 billion, including...

ALPHABET Inc's Google has signed its biggest cloud computing customer in healthcare to date, in a deal giving it access to datasets that could help it tune potentially lucrative artificial...

BOVIS Homes sealed a deal for UK builder Galliford Try's residential business on Thursday, more than doubling the size of its housing development business and making it the fifth largest player in...

FORD Motor Co. reached a tentative agreement with the United Auto Workers (UAW) union on a new labour contract for its US workers, likely avoiding a strike that cost crosstown rival General Motors...

[BRUSSELS] Britain clinched an eleventh-hour Brexit deal with the EU on Thursday, more than three years after Britons voted in a referendum to leave the bloc, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson...

INDONESIA and South Korea took a key step on Wednesday towards a bilateral agreement that is expected to help boost trade between the two nations by about 50 per cent by 2022.

AMAZON dominates book sales, online shoe purchases and cloud computing. It owns Whole Foods, the high-end grocery chain, and just got involved in homebuying.

[BENGALURU] Lithium miner Altura Mining Ltd said on Thursday it has signed an agreement to supply lithium to Chinese battery maker Guangdong Weihua Corp, amid a decline in prices for the product...

[PARIS] France must protect its own interests and jobs in any merger between Renault and Fiat, even though France's stake in Renault would automatically be diluted, French Finance Minister Bruno...