(Reuters) - Visa Inc , the world's largest credit and debit card company, reported a 7.8 percent rise in second-quarter operating revenue as more customers used cards for payments.
(Reuters) - Intel Corp signed a standstill agreement earlier this year with Altera Corp that expires on June 1, giving the world's largest chipmaker the option to launch a hostile bid after that, according to sources familiar with the matter.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - American International Group Inc's first-quarter earnings fell slightly as low interest rates and weaker returns from alternative investments offset improvements in its commercial insurance business.
PARIS (Reuters) - The French government's move to tighten its hold on Renault , crowned by a rare public defeat for CEO Carlos Ghosn on Thursday, has exposed competing visions for the carmaker and its alliance with Nissan .
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's government signaled the biggest concessions so far as crunch talks with lenders on a cash-for-reforms package started in earnest on Thursday, but tried to assure leftist supporters it had not abandoned its anti-austerity principles.
(Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp's first-quarter profit dropped less than expected in results posted on Thursday as margins at the refining unit of the world's largest publicly traded oil company surged on tumbling crude prices.
MILAN (Reuters) - Milan-listed shares in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) fell to a 10-week low on Thursday, a day after its chief executive called for large-scale industry consolidation.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The head of the Eurogroup said on Thursday that Europe is prepared for various outcomes to the standoff between Greece and its creditors.
BRUSSELS/MADRID (Reuters) - EU antitrust regulators are set to clear Orange's 3.4-billion-euro ($3.79 billion) bid for Spanish peer Jazztel after the French telecoms operator offered to sell overlapping assets, three people familiar with the matter said on Thursday.
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Thursday said it will spend $5.4 billion over the next three years on its U.S. manufacturing plants to boost production and vehicle quality.