BMW Net Profit Improves Despite Margin Pressure

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BMW, the German luxury car maker, reported a 8.2% rise in net profit in the first three months of the year despite a slight drop in revenue and a decline in operating profit at its core automotive division.

Lufthansa Reports Narrower Operating Loss

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Lufthansa posted a narrower first quarter-operating loss, a closely watched measure of its performance, with German airline saying it may cut capacity to offset weak ticket prices.

Salesforce's Marc Benioff Has Kicked Off New Era of Corporate Social Activism

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On social issues such as gay rights, Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff is successfully pushing companies to speak out, drawing brickbats from local lawmakers and even his own board.

Burberry Tightens U.S. Brand Strategy

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Burberry Chief Executive Christopher Bailey is under pressure to find growth in the U.S., as he tries to offset a sharp drop in sales in Hong Kong and move its brand higher up the luxury scale.

For Filipinos Abroad, Home Is Calling

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For decades Filipinos with professional ambitions knew the surest way to realize them: leave the Philippines. But the trend is finally turning, as political stability and economic growth draw them back.

Hanjin Shipping Seeks Help From Chartered Fleet Owners

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Hanjin Shipping, South Korea’s largest container operator by capacity, reached out to owners of its chartered fleet and terminal operators to say it can’t survive unless they help with its debt restructuring.

ISM Manufacturing Index Signals Expansion in April

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A closely watched gauge of U.S. factory activity slipped in April but continued to signal growth in the manufacturing sector, which has been battered by low oil prices and a strong dollar.

GNC Considers Sale of Company

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GNC Holdings said it had started a review that could result in the sale of the company, days after it said its turnaround plan was facing setbacks.

Anadarko's Loss Narrows on Cost Cuts

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Anadarko Petroleum Corp. on Monday posted weaker-than-expected sales for its latest quarter, as the rout in the oil sector continued, though its quarterly loss wasn’t as bad as analysts had forecast.

Baker Hughes Outlines Cost Cuts, as Halliburton Deal Dies

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Baker Hughes laid out a plan to cut costs and buy back stock and debt, outlining its path forward a day after its planned merger with Halliburton was scrapped.

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