Direct investment in India fell more than 31 percent last year, and corruption and bureaucracy are being blamed.
Oil prices continued to rally, pushing stocks lower in Europe and Asia amid fears that unrest could spread to other major Middle East producers.
General Motors said it earned $4.7 billion in 2010, and that union workers would receive profit-sharing checks of $4,300, the most in the automaker's history.
Porsche says that its merger with Volkswagen may be at risk after German prosecutors expanded the scope of their inquiry into the company.
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