Liberal U.S. Supreme Court justices on Monday sharply questioned American Express over restrictions the company places on merchants, which several states and the Trump administration claim violate federal antitrust law.
China is pressing foreign payment card companies to form local joint ventures for onshore operations, said three people familiar with the matter, a move that would counter Beijing's pledge to the US on market access.
Business leaders attending a U.S.-Mexico CEO conference said on Wednesday that no NAFTA would be better than a bad deal, as industry braces for the end of a treaty that drives $1 trillion in annual trade.
Wearable device maker Fitbit on Monday launched its newest device, the Ionic smartwatch, with features ranging from fitness tracking to contactless payment, as it gears up to compete with rivals such as Apple.
U.S.-based payment card companies, including AmEx, MasterCard and Visa, are preparing to submit license requests to operate in China within months, according to three people with direct knowledge of the matter.