Business in Midtown - New York, NY

Living and working in the grimy heart of 70s New York, Dickson’s photographs and paintings gave a close-up view of the nocturnal activities that made the place so notorious – and alluring

SINGAPORE (AP) — The potential damage to global trade brought on by President Donald Trump's tariffs battle with Beijing is looming as leaders of Southeast Asian nations, China, the U.S. and other regional economies meet in Singapore this week. Countries across the region, many of which have relied heavily on trade to grow their economies, are responding with strong talk about free trade. "All countries are linked in the same industrial chain in the world today and China and the U.S. are an…

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) yesterday said the organised labour expects President Muhammadu Buhari to submit the new national minimum wage bill to the National Assembly for passage into law within the next two weeks, explaining that it was prepared to constructively engage the federal legislature to ensure quick passage of the bill.

WASHINGTON--Memo to Beto O’Rourke: That buzz you’ve heard over the sobs of your admirers in Texas isn’t just in your imagination.On Monday...

Former first lady’s memoir tells of despair at Hillary Clinton’s defeat … ‘stop the badger blame game’ … and Marvel genius Stan Lee dies aged 95

Shelter says plans create ‘get-out clause’ for developers to avoid providing affordable homes

The needs of disabled shoppers are being highlighted today. But retailers can do plenty all year round to make a difference to consumers – and their own bottom line

Nik Govier has launched her latest venture after leaving Unity, the agency she co-founded in 2005, at the end of last year. She joins the Echo Chamber with her fellow founding partners, Katy Stolliday – a board director at Unity before a stint as Brands2Life’s deputy MD consumer – and Stuart Lambert, until recently the strategy and creative director at Weber Shandwick, to talk about setting up a new kind of agency for “a Blurred world”.

“Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch” wins the weekend with a $66 million debut, continuing the critic/crowd disparity led by "Bohemian Rhapsody" and "Venom."

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli medical services say a man has been killed by a rocket that hit an apartment building in southern Israel and a woman was critically wounded. Magen David Adom says the two were trapped in an apartment in Ashkelon that was struck by a rocket from Gaza early on Tuesday. It's the first casualty in Israel from the most intensive wave of attacks since the 2014 Gaza war. Gaza militants pummeled Israel overnight with dozens of rockets and the Israeli…