WeWork Reaches Settlement on Noncompete Pacts

Meeting space at a WeWork shared office in San Francisco last year. The company is curtailing its use of noncompete agreements under a settlement announced Tuesday. Photo: Mike Short/Bloomberg News […]

Neiman Marcus Sales Rise but Losses Continue

Neiman Marcus lost $75.3 million in its latest quarter even as sales increased. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images By Suzanne Kapner Sept. 18, 2018 10:30 a.m. ET Neiman Marcus Group Ltd. […]

Alibaba’s Jack Ma Denies Beijing Forced Him Out

Jack Ma, co-founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, said speculation that he was forced to resign came from rumors outside China. Photo: pool new/Reuters Sept. 18, 2018 10:21 a.m. […]

No, the Financial Crisis Didn’t Spawn Populism

The unifying factor in the rise of right-wing populism is a disenchantment with globalization in all its manifestations: international trade, international institutions (like the EU) and, most of all, immigration. […]

Latest U.S. Trade Tariffs Leave China Facing a Dilemma

BEIJING—New U.S. tariffs on China’s exports escalated the countries’ trade fight, with Chinese officials scrambling on how to retaliate and whether to accept Washington’s offer for more negotiations. After President […]