12:30 pm January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Israeli entrepreneur Avi Brenmiller says he was coaxed by investors into selling Solel, his solar-thermal power firm, to Germany’s Siemens for $418 million in 2009. Today, little is left of it after Siemens pulled out of the business.
11:15 am January 24, 2015 | No Comment
Most scientists agree e-cigs have potential as a stop-smoking aid. But e-cigs also throw up some unusual obstacles. With e-cigarettes, the huge variety of constantly evolving products means it would be prohibitively expensive to test every flavor and vaporizer.
5:13 pm January 23, 2015 | No Comment
Thai authorities dealt a double blow to ousted Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and her powerful family on Friday, banning her from politics for five years and proceeding with criminal charges for negligence that could put her in jail.
4:52 pm January 23, 2015 | No Comment
Indonesian state-controlled construction company Waskita Karya said on Friday it expects its revenue to rise 28 percent to Rp 13 trillion ($1.04 billion) this year.
1:28 pm January 23, 2015 | No Comment
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff’s crusade to win back investor confidence has entrusted policymakers with the tough mission of hiking interest rates while major central banks cut them, raising the prospect of another recession in Latin America’s biggest economy.
10:29 am January 23, 2015 | No Comment
Oil prices jumped in Asian trading on Friday as news of the death of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah added to uncertainty in energy markets already facing some of the biggest shifts in decades.
8:06 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Tim Cahill came to Australia's rescue again on Thursday, scoring two goals, one of them among the most spectacular ever seen at an Asian Cup, to lead the host-nation into the semi-finals.
4:00 pm January 22, 2015 | No Comment
Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams barely moved out of second gear but still underlined their superior skills with thumping second round victories over Russian opponents at the Australian Open on Thursday.