Consumers are accessing the Internet at a speed that more closely lines up with what their broadband providers advertised than they did a year ago, the Federal Communications Commission said in a report released Thursday.
Taiwanese flat-screen maker Chimei Innolux Corp. (3481.TW) has said it plans to sell $542.75 million of global depositary receipts as part of the unprofitable display company's fund-raising plan to repay loans and fund its operations.
of ZAWYA DOW JONES DUBAI (Zawya Dow Jones)--The central bank of the United Arab Emirates is looking for an international bank to replace Barclays PLC (BCS) on the 12-lender panel that sets benchmark interbank interest rates in the country, but may face difficulties in finding a suitable candidate,
HALFAYA, Iraq--China National Petroleum Corp. or CNPC, the largest Chinese oil producing company, has so far invested $3.3 billion in developing oil projects in Iraq, the firm's vice president said Wednesday.
Woodside Petroleum Ltd.'s (WPL.AU) giant Pluto project, at one time plagued by cost blowouts and delays, has gotten off to a flying start that's enabled the Australian oil company to ramp up its annual production guidance.
China's biggest four banks issued around CNY50 billion ($7.9 billion) in new yuan loans in the first half of July, double that of the same period last month, the state-run Shanghai Securities News reported Thursday, citing unnamed sources.