Kawasaki said it will form a joint venture with a major Chinese motorcycle maker in Chongqing by the summer of 2014 to launch motorcycle production in China.
SABIC Innovative Plastics US LLC and subsidiary SABIC Innovative Plastics Mt. Vernon LLC agreed to pay $1M to settle allegations that its plants released hazardous air pollution.
The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 1.9 percent in the first three months of the year, slower than first estimated.
Steelmaker RG Steel LLC filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on Thursday, a week after announcing it would idle factories in three states and lay off thousands of employees.
Some 15 million to 60 million jobs could be created worldwide over the next two decades if nations took better care of the planet, according to a U.N. study.
Union workers at Joliet's Caterpillar Inc. plant have again rejected a contract proposal from the company.
The Obama administration moved to impose stiff new tariffs on wind-energy towers made in China, the latest strike in an escalating trade war over clean energy.
Whirlpool advanced in its battle over foreign imports after the Commerce Department reached a preliminary determination against South Korea for subsidies paid to appliance makers based there.
One way for RIM to stop the downward tailspin: It could sell itself to a competitor or financial firm.
Prosecutors say the former head of worldwide sales at a valve company has pleaded guilty to bribing foreign officials with millions of dollars to obtain contracts.
The CEO of transportation giant Bombardier Inc. believes that with some innovation, Ontario can turn around a slump in its manufacturing sector.
An attorney says the environmental group is keeping a close eye on the shutdown of the Sparrows Point steel mill outside Baltimore.
Google will try to win more converts to a computer operating system revolving around its popular Chrome Web browser with a new wave of lightweight laptops.
Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. posted a first-quarter loss as plunging solar prices slashed revenues even though it shipped a record number of modules.
China is rolling out a mini-stimulus to fight its economic slump but is moving cautiously after its massive response to the 2008 global crisis left a painful hangover of inflation and debt.
Marchionne proposed a full merger with its U.S.-based CNH farm and construction business to simplify what he called its "cumbersome" corporate structure.
China's Cabinet said it has approved plans to promote development of seven emerging industries including clean energy as it tries to restructure the economy and boost growth.
Worries over radiation are so rampant in Japan after last year's nuclear meltdowns that the world's first cell phones with built-in radiation monitors are going on sale.
Kanto Auto is scheduled to merge with two other Toyota group firms -- into Toyota Motor East Japan Inc. on July 1 for the development and production of compact vehicles.