International Business

International Business

Former VW boss charged with fraud over emissions scandal

German prosecutors charged former Volkswagen chief executive Martin Winterkorn with fraud on Monday (15 April) over his role in the carmaker's manipulation of diesel...
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EU tariffs to target €20 billion of US imports

The European Commission has drawn up a list of US imports worth around €20 billion ($22.6 billion) that it could hit with tariffs over...

Tata-owned JLR begins Brexit shutdown

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), a subsidiary of Tata Motors, shut its UK plants on Monday (8 April) for five days over Brexit, adding to...

UK’s HKS Retail Sold To Multinational Group

ONE OF Britain’s leading Asian-owned businesses has been sold to an international petroleum products retailer and energy company, Prax, for an undisclosed amount. Leicester-based HKS...

Two Indian-origin women on Forbes list of America’s richest self-made women

Indian-origin technology executives Jayshree Ullal and Neerja Sethi have made it to the Forbes’ list of America’s 60 richest self-made women, with 21-year-old reality-TV...

Tata Motors-owned JLR warns UK govt against a ‘bad’ Brexit deal

Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover has warned the British government that a "bad" Brexit deal could jeopardise the country's biggest carmaker's investment plans, cost...

London top hub for Indian tech investment

London has emerged as the leading European destination for Indian entrepreneurs with the technology sector bringing in a large chunk of investments from India,...

British Engine Maker Rolls-Royce Cutting 4,600 Jobs

Rolls-Royce, the British maker of plane engines, said Thursday that it plans to cut 4,600 mainly British jobs by 2020, adding to thousands of...

Indian-American Dhivya Suryadevara, Named GMs Financial Head

General Motors Co said on Wednesday Dhivya Suryadevara, currently vice president of corporate finance, will succeed Chuck Stevens on Sept. 1 as Chief Financial...

UK inflation unexpectedly holds at one-year low despite oil price rise

British consumer price inflation unexpectedly held at a one-year low last month, though rising oil prices suggest an increase could be on its way,...