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There's a strict set of standards for organic foods.
The latest version of Samsung's popular big-screen Galaxy Note has gone on sale at a crucial time for the South Korean company as it suffers a rapid decline in profit from its global smartphone business.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker has urged Japan to be bolder in opening its markets to help reach a deal on a pan-Pacific trade agreement.
Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan's benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains from a 4 percent surge the previous day.
U.S. stock-index futures suggested losses at the Tuesday open, with the weakness coinciding with a pullback in much of Asia.
More than 200,000 payment locations in the U.S. are equipped to accept so-called contactless payments, including Apple Pay.
If there ever comes a day I can ditch my wallet and use my phone to pay for everything, I'll look back to my first purchase through Apple Pay: a Big Mac and medium fries for $5.44.
Staples Inc. is investigating a "potential issue" involving credit-card fraud, news reports cited security blogger Brian Krebbs as saying Monday.
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died Monday evening at the age of 82, reports said.
The movie trilogy "The Hobbit" has so far cost nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars to make as the epic continues to set new benchmarks for studio spending.
Chinese economic data out Tuesday showed slowing, but stocks mostly improved as some of the numbers were better than expected.
America has rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavored Lay's potato chips.
New Zealand's prime minister laid out a three-year government agenda Tuesday that includes returning the country's books to surplus, conducting a vote on whether to change the nation's flag, and tightening the rules on terrorist fighters.
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) down 0.6% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) up 0.1% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) down 0.3% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) up 0.1% ; Seoul (Kospi) down 0.9% Taipei (Taiex) up 0.1% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
Hong Kong stocks held their ground early Tuesday ahead of a slate of Chinese economic data due out later in the morning, including third-quarter economic growth, as well as industrial production and retail sales for September.
Total SA Chief Executive Officer Christophe de Margerie died in a plane crash along with three crew members, reports said Tuesday.
Amazon.com and Hachette Book Group remain in a months-long standoff, but the online retailer has reached a multiyear agreement with another major New York publisher, Simon & Schuster.
Japanese stocks took a breather early Tuesday after a monster rally in the previous session, as a gain for the yen helped push some of the globally exposed blue chips lower.
Australian stocks nudged higher in cautious Tuesday morning trade ahead of a slate of Chinese economic data due out later in the day.
Shares of BlackBerry rallied Monday on an anonymously sourced report on news website Benzinga.com