Singapore on Thursday ratified the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, the third country to adopt the Asia-Pacific trade pact renegotiated by 11 countries after the U.S. rejected it.
Steinhoff said on Thursday that around 90% of creditors for several subsidiaries supported an agreement to hold off debt claims for three years, an important step in restructuring the scandal-hit South African retailer.
In a first for South Korean investment in the UK, an investment group has acquired a retail park in the West Midlands for £175m, despite the generally unfavourable atmosphere for the UK bricks and mortar retail sector.
Amazon's move to stop Australians from shopping on its foreign websites, due to a new law that requires it to collect taxes, is turning away once-loyal customers and giving eBay the opportunity to capture that goodwill.
Steinhoff extended for a second time on Wednesday the “early bird fee” deadline for creditors to sign a three-year agreement to hold off their debt claims, as the South African retailer battles to stay afloat.
European antitrust regulators fined Google a record 4.34 billion euro on Wednesday and ordered it to stop using its popular Android mobile operating system to block rivals, a ruling which Google said it would appeal.
Ebay Inc missed estimates for second-quarter revenue on Wednesday, as its online ticket marketplace StubHub had a disappointing quarter, leading the e-commerce website to forecast underwhelming third-quarter results.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding on Wednesday said it has agreed to acquire a minority stake in China's Focus Media Information Technology Co Ltd to tap into the digital marketing sector.
The new 100,000 sq ft Coal Drops Yard development in King’s Cross is poised to become a major shopping and lifestyle destination in the heart of London when it opens its doors to the public on 26 October.
Casino, which is battling to ease investor concerns about its high debt levels, posted stronger-than-expected second-quarter revenue, thanks to accelerating sales in France and Brazil, and predicted solid growth ahead.