KINSHASA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo should renegotiate the terms of its Lake Albert oil deals to avoid the "oil curse" that has fed corruption and poverty in other energy producing nations, an advocacy group said on Thursday.
CARACAS (Reuters) - A Venezuelan natural gas exploration rig sank in the Caribbean sea early on Thursday, but all 95 workers were evacuated safely and there was no leakage, the government said.
( U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) The US EPA will continue validating its ToxCast screening tool by screening more than 100 drugs provided by Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi-Aventis and Merck. These drugs never entered the marketplace because they demonstrated different types...
German business software maker has agreed to buy Sybase Inc. in a $5.8 billion deal that ratchets up SAP's rivalry with database leader Oracle...
State is offering $50 million to help Marinette Marine's parent company land a U.S. Navy contract that would provide economic stability in northeastern Wisconsin.
Latest clamor over a possible next-generation iPhone prototype has erupted in an unlikely place -- Vietnam, but some question the authenticity of the phone.
Company said it is buying Denali Software, a fellow maker of chip-design software, for $315 million in cash.
U.S. manufacturing conglomerate to buy industrial monitoring technology firm Matrikon Inc., to gain access to the Canadian company's expertise in energy and mining.
CEO Alan Mulally says the automaker should be 'solidly' profitable in 2010 as it recovers from the severe downturn in the auto industry.
Biosciences company Metabolix announced that U.S. regulators approved its corn sugar technology for use in items such as plastic utensils, lids and caps.
A devastating sequence of equipment failures underscores the fact that key safety features at tens of thousands of U.S. offshore rigs are barely regulated.
National Academy of Engineering is gathering at the University of Michigan to examine how to turn the tide in the shrinking American manufacturing sector.
An amateur geologist from Scotland has found a hoard of exquisitely preserved, 350 million year old fossil tree trunks. The findings reveal the wood's delicate inner structure, including the growth rings that suggest an irregular climate.
Column about Indiana saying it will not pay IBM the $125 million IBM says it is owed as a final payment for an IT-outsourcing and business-process management deal that Indiana canceled because it felt the IBM system was not working properly.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - A surge in renewable energy investments could drive a tripling of U.N.-backed carbon offsets issued to emission reduction projects in India by end-2012, a report said on Thursday.