SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil markets dipped on Thursday, weighed down by rising U.S. crude inventories and production as well as a stronger dollar, which
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google will acquire part of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC's smartphone operations for $1.1 billion, the companies
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp is expected to formalize the sale of its prized memory chip unit on Thursday to a group led by U.S. private eq
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A move by the Trump administration to make it simpler to sell small arms abroad may provide some relief to gun makers Americ
TOKYO (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar shone while Asian shares slipped slightly on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve announced a plan to start shrin
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could have fined Wells Fargo & Co. more than $10 billion for its illegal sales practices but instead settled
(Reuters) - Electric carmaker Tesla Inc is working with Advanced Micro Devices Inc to develop its own artificial intelligence chip for self-driving
(Reuters) - Apple Inc's on Wednesday conceded its latest smartwatch unveiled a week ago has problems with its most important feature: the ability mak
(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google is close to acquiring assets of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp , Bloomberg reported, citing a person familiar
With three weeks to go until the explosive Waymo vs. Uber trial begins, court-watchers got a peek Wednesday at the hefty price tag Uber could face if
(Reuters) - Albertsons Cos Inc , one of America's biggest supermarket chains, said on Wednesday it would buy meal-kit delivery service Plated, as it l
(Reuters) - Package delivery company FedEx Corp said on Wednesday its expects to incur roughly $350 million in integration costs related to its acqui
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but signaled it still expects one more increase by the end
Advertisers on Facebook no longer can use offensive search terms such as “Jew hater” and “how to burn Jews” to target specific audiences, the
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Toys R Us Inc will shrink its stores and revamp its bigger outlets through its bankruptcy process, which may end with the compa
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 and the Dow ended slightly higher on Wednesday, adding to their string of closing records, after the Federal Reserve
Travelers who check at least one bag when flying domestically are paying more overall than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2008.
Travelers who check at least one bag when flying domestically are paying more overall to fly than they did before airlines began unbundling fares in 2
KB Home Chief Executive Jeffrey Mezger went on a profanity-laden rant against his neighbor Kathy Griffin last weekend, hurling slurs at the comedian i
(Reuters) - Early holiday sales forecasts are indicating a largely stronger season for retailers than last year, helped by higher online sales and inc
(Reuters) - Wall Street's three major indexes were lower on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve signaled that it expects another rate hike by year end
The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday that it would start slowly reducing the trillions of dollars in bonds it bought to stimulate the economy, anot
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Waymo unit is seeking about $2.6 billion from Uber for the alleged theft of one of several trade secrets in a
Bonuses are becoming the norm — but some employers are withholding them from the lower ranks and only using them for top performers.
Your business trip doesn't have to be a nightmare. Here are 5 ways to take the headaches out of business travel.
Before they were household names, Edible Arrangements, Vita Coco & Vosges Haut Chocolat were featured on MSNBC's Your Business. Here's how they made t
Stocks overcame a wobble and closed mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would start reducing its huge bond portfolio next month
(Reuters) - General Mills Inc reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly profit as yogurt and cereal sales declined in North America, sending the com
(Reuters) - Drugmaker Pfizer Inc on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson , saying its rival's contracts with health insurers for block
(Reuters) - U.S. package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc said on Wednesday it expected to hire about 95,000 seasonal employees for the upc
(Reuters) - General Mills Inc reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly profit, hurt by lower sales of its yogurts and cereals in North America.
(Reuters) - Wall Street opened little changed on Wednesday as investors waited for the conclusion of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting for indicatio
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Toshiba Corp agreed on Wednesday to sell its prized semiconductor business to a group led by U.S. private equity firm Bain
LONDON (Reuters) - Hedge funds have trimmed bets on a fall in shares of Clariant , just as activist investor Corvex increases pressure on the Swiss ch
The Redondo Beach City Council has placed a nearly one-year moratorium on mixed-use development, a move that comes amid a statewide housing shortage d
BERLIN (Reuters) - Lufthansa budget unit Eurowings has agreed a deal with the Verdi union that will allow it to hire new cabin crew at short notice f
(Reuters) - U.S. wireless carrier T-Mobile US Inc is exploring taking over rival Sprint Corp in an all-stock deal, after SoftBank Group Corp offered t
Josh Tetrick has gone up against Big Mayo, the egg industry, Target and his own staff and board of directors. Now, the 37-year-old food-tech entrepren
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's embattled Toshiba Corp has chosen a group led by U.S. private equity firm Bain Capital to buy its prized memory chip unit,
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc, Target Corp and PepsiCo Inc on Wednesday joined an expanded group of nearly 800 companies calling in a letter for U.S
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks eked out a new record high on Wednesday and the dollar dipped against its major rivals with the focus on a U.S. Federa
A.P. Moeller-Maersk said it would sell it tankers unit to its controlling shareholder for $1.17 billion, the latest move by the Danish conglomerate to
Thyssenkrupp of Germany and Tata Steel of India agreed to combine their European steel activities in a move that would create the region’s second-la
Almost 16% of adults in Northern Ireland are living with problem debts, according to new research.
A Co Londonderry family bakery has created almost 50 new jobs on the back of a big supermarket deal as it grows turnover to more than £16m.
A Co Tyrone kitchen and bedroom door maker has seen pre-tax profits increase to almost £4.2m.
City of Derry Airport is missing out on a £7m funding package because there is no government at Stormont, it has emerged.
Prime Minister Theresa May has been criticised for not sending a strong warning to US planemaker Boeing over its industry challenge, which could thr
Former shipbuilding giant Harland and Wolff is currently hiring a range of staff to meet demand for new contracts, it has emerged.
A new JD Sports store in Co Down is creating 10 jobs.
German giant Lidl is once again the UK's fastest growing supermarket with a record market share of 5.3%, figures show.
French Connection says it has made significant steps in returning to profit after strong wholesale operations helped half-year losses shrink by near
Online supermarket Ocado has cheered another strong quarter as it reported a pick-up in sales growth, but signalled a further hit from expansion plans
Northern Ireland firm Hagan Homes is to build 27 new houses in Co Antrim as part of a £4m development.
A Co Antrim garden centre says it will create up to 100 new jobs as part of a £5m investment.
(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL], which is the subject of a U.S. federal probe into whether it broke bribery laws, has started a review of
Toshiba decided to sell its chip business to a Bain Capital-led group—which includes Apple and Dell Technologies—for more than $18 billion, althou
Profits at House of Fraser have come under strain after the launch of a new web platform and “significant discounting” took its toll on the retail
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - If New Zealanders vote this weekend to change who governs them, that could create an obstacle to plans by members of the Trans-
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks were mostly steady on Wednesday after Wall Street again rose to record highs, although movements were limited as a wait
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Before a sales scandal upended its reputation, Wells Fargo & Co was something of a proud outsider in Washington and on Wall Stree
TIANJIN (Reuters) - Airbus SE on Wednesday opened its Chinese completion plant for A330 jets, with hopes that an increased presence in the world's fa
(Reuters) - Toys R Us Inc has been making $400 million in interest payments on its debt every year, largely due to its $6.6 billion leveraged buyout
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