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'Volkswagen crisis' bad news for German companies

Volkswagen (VW), one of the world's biggest vehicle manufacturers, has admitted to programming around 11 million of its cars to detect when they were being tested and alter the running of their diesel engines to hide the ...

dateSep 24, 2015 in Business
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Lyft gets into China in tie-up with Didi

Ride-sharing startup Lyft announced a partnership Wednesday with China's Didi Kuaidi which includes a $100 million investment in the US service to help ramp up its challenge to Uber.

dateSep 16, 2015 in Business
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Report: China inks deal to buy 300 Boeing jets

Chinese companies have agreed with Boeing to buy 300 jets and build an aircraft assembly plant in China in deals signed during President Xi Jinping's visit to the United States, the official Xinhua news agency said Wednesday.

dateSep 23, 2015 in Business
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