Global Business

India’s Modi Tells U.S. CEOs his Country’s Modernization Offers “Win-Win” Partnership

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was a hit with business leaders ahead of his meeting with Donald Trump.

CEOs Cross Borders to Support NAFTA after Promising Sugar Deal

Business leaders from the U.S., Canada and Mexico are upbeat after a potential war over sugar tariffs was averted.

The Qatar Crisis: Here’s What CEOs Need to Know

Companies exporting goods to the Gulf state are already feeling the pinch.

China’s Big Infrastructure Project Trumps U.S. Ambitions

The China-led Belt and Road project will present opportunities for many types of business around the world. Here's some tips for getting involved.

China Dreaming: CEOs still Target Expansion Plans Despite Frosty Receptions

Its economy may be slowing and hostility towards foreign entrants may be on the rise. But that isn't necessarily ending American CEOs' Chinese dreams.

Americans Like Free Trade, Poll Suggests, as NAFTA Talks Near

A convincing majority of Americans think offshore trade creates jobs, at least according to this Chamber of Commerce survey.

The Safest and Riskiest Countries in Which to do Business

CEOs thinking of sourcing components from Haiti or Venezuela should take extra care, while Saudi Arabia is best avoided for those adverse to cyber attacks.

CEOs Question Apple and Google’s “Gate Keeper” Powers

The founders of Spotify are among 10 leaders who have called on officials to limit big tech's market power.

For Outgoing Etihad CEO, Multi-Partner Strategy Didn’t Always Fly

James Hogan's replacement will have to contend with a funding crunch at Alitalia and Air Berlin.

Present or Not, Trump-Xi Summit a Big Deal for CEOs

The president is talking tough ahead of this week's meeting, which could offer room for both leaders to advance their mutual interests—and help business in the process.
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