UPDATE 2-Trump urges greater Japanese investment in U.S., knocks trade advantage

(Adds details on Japanese executives) By Jeff Mason TOKYO, May 25 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders on Saturday to increase their investment in the... Read more »

First net inflows into global equities in 10 weeks: BAML

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors have added to their global equity holdings for the first time in 2-1/2 months and continued to pile into bonds, Bank of America Merrill Lynch... Read more »

Ford Motor Co cutting about 10% of global salaried workforce

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO – The Ford logo is pictured at the Ford Motor Co plant in Genk,Belgium December 17, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File Photo DETROIT (Reuters) – Ford Motor... Read more »

Ford Motor Co cutting about 10% of global salaried workforce

DETROIT, May 20 (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Monday it will eliminate about 10% percent of its global salaried workforce, cutting about 7,000 jobs by the end... Read more »

Cargo ship on fire near Spain’s Mallorca, crew being evacuated

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish emergency services were evacuating the crew of Italian-flagged vehicle transport ship “Grande Europa”, which caught fire 25 miles south of the main city of Palma... Read more »

Volvo taps Asia’s LG Chem, CATL for long-term battery supplies

SEOUL/BEIJING (Reuters) – Swedish carmaker Volvo said on Wednesday it had signed long-term battery supply deals with Asian firms LG Chem and Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL), as... Read more »

Trump defends China trade battle, vows deal will happen

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his trade war with China as tensions escalated and markets extended their losses, promising a deal with Chinese President... Read more »

U.S. faces hurdles in push to build electric vehicle supply chain

(Reuters) – The United States faces stiff challenges as it moves to create its own electric vehicle supply chain, industry analysts say, with the extent of the country’s metal... Read more »

Trump to meet Xi after defiant China slaps U.S. with new tariffs

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping next month, as the trade war between the world’s two largest... Read more »