Phone imports surge in Sept as local output…

New Delhi: Smartphone imports surged by about a fifth in September, indicating that local output is yet to catch up with peak festive season demand, even as Indian retailers replenished store shelves in anticipation of…

Soybean futures cap longest rally in 40 years…

By Elizabeth ElkinSoybean futures capped the longest rally in 40 years after top buyer China stepped up purchases and the outlook for this year’s U.S. crop deteriorated. Futures traded in Chicago rose for a 12th…

Russia’s energy minister calls oil at $50 to…

Russian energy minister Alexander Novak arrives for the 177th Organization Of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meeting in Vienna, Austria, on December 5, 2019.JOE KLAMAR | AFP via Getty ImagesRussian energy minister Alexander Novak made a…

How China is preparing its economy for a…

An employee works on the production line of lithium battery at a factory of Tianneng Battery Group Co., Ltd on July 20, 2020 in Changxing County, Zhejiang Province of China.Tan Yunfeng | Visual China Group…