China's securities regulator said on Friday that it had restricted 24 stock trading accounts for suspected trading irregularities.
Online ride hailing service Uber Technologies Inc is set to invest US$1 billion in India, which will bring its investment on par with that in China, the Financial Times reported.
The Aquila drone has a wingspan on par with that of a Boeing 737 jet; weighs less than a small car; can remain aloft for three months or so, and will beam internet service to the ground from altitudes ranging from 18,000 to 27,000 metres.
Asian shares inched higher on Friday but were on track for a weekly loss, while the dollar edged away from highs scaled after U.S. GDP data reinforced expectations that the Federal Reserve is on track to raise interest rates this year.
Paul Singer's US$27 billion hedge fund Elliott Associates is worried about Europe's prospects and is bracing for fresh market turbulence.
Pacific Rim trade ministers neared the final spurt of negotiations on an ambitious free trade pact on Thursday, but differences over farm exports and monopoly periods for next-generation drugs were preventing them from reaching an elusive final deal.
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The dollar surged for a third straight day on Thursday, helped by a report on US growth in the second quarter that confirmed the economy is expanding at a moderate rate.
LinkedIn Corp , operator of the biggest social networking site for professionals, reported a better-than-expected 33 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Thursday, driven by strong growth in its business serving recruiters.
The Dow was dragged lower by weak Procter & Gamble results on Thursday, but the Nasdaq gained as food giant Mondelez raised its forecast after better-than-expected earnings.