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Economy 05 Jun 2014 | 11:32 AM

Borrowing binge, corporate cheese-paring and profits

REUTERS: Americans are borrowing more, renting more rather than owning, eating in restaurants more and saving less, leading inevitably to questions of sustainability. That's true both for Americans and for the corporations whose profits they create.

Business 08 Apr 2014 | 10:01 AM

Samsung profits fall for second straight quarter

SEOUL: Samsung Electronics on Tuesday posted estimated first quarter operating profits of 8.4 trillion won (US$7.96bil), marking a second straight year-on-year decline as growth in smartphone sales slow.

Business 22 May 2013 | 2:16 PM

Report: Apple kept billions of dollars in profits in Irish subsidiaries to avoid taxes

WASHINGTON: Using an unusual global tax structure, Apple Inc has kept billions of dollars in profits in Irish subsidiaries to pay little or no taxes to any government, a US Senate report on the company's offshore tax structure said.

Business 28 Jun 2013 | 12:00 AM

China industrial profits rise

BEIJING: China’s industrial firms made total profits of 2.08 trillion yuan (US$338.4bil) in the first five months of 2013, up 12.3% from the same period a year ago, the National Bureau of Statistics said.

Economy 27 Dec 2013 | 11:22 AM

China Nov industrial profits rise 9.7% on-year

Profits earned by Chinese industrial firms rose 9.7% in November to 707.5 billion yuan (US$116.5bil) from a year earlier, slower than the annual growth of 15.1% in October, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.

Business 28 Jan 2014 | 10:39 AM

China Dec industrial profits rise 6% on-year

BEIJING: Profits earned by Chinese industrial firms rose 6 percent in December to 942.5 billion yuan (US$155.84bil) from a year earlier, slower than the annual growth of 9.7% in November, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday.

Business 05 Nov 2012 | 12:00 AM

HSBC profits to gain from cuts to bad debts, costs

LONDON: HSBC Holdings is expected to report a jump in quarterly profits on Monday as lower losses from bad debts and a cost-cutting plan outweigh mis-selling charges and the impact of tough economic conditions across the world.

Corporate News 19 Oct 2017 | 12:00 AM

China steel firms shield profits from volatile market

MANILA: China’s steel mills and traders are embracing more sophisticated ways to sell metal and buy raw materials to protect their bumper profits amid rising price volatility.

Business 27 May 2013 | 10:48 AM

China Jan-April industrial profits up 11.4% on year

BEIJING: China's industrial firms made total profits of 1.61 trillion yuan (US$262.6 billion)in the first four months of 2013, up 11.4 percent from the same period a year ago, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Monday.

Business 05 Feb 2014 | 5:54 PM

Mazda, Mitsubishi see record annual profits, warn on Thailand

TOKYO: Japan's second-tier carmakers Mazda Motor Corp and Mitsubishi Motors Corp are expecting record level profits buoyed by a weaker yen after years of being on the brink, but both warned about a slowdown in Thailand.