Stories about Business

Jan 27 2017

Ford profit down from Mexico plant hit

Nonetheless, Ford's profit was 30 percent per share, matching analysts' expectations. U.S. auto giant Ford has made its second-best annual pre-tax profit to date of...

Jan 27 2017

Richmond wife-killer linked to five other murders

Authorities say Evans murdered his girlfriend Denise D. Beaudin, 32, shortly after she spent Thanksgiving with relatives at her family's home in Goffstown, New Hampshire,...

Jan 26 2017

Apple to finally introduce AirPod-finding feature in iOS update

Apple has also released first beta of an upcoming macOS Sierra 10.12.4 update to developers. But that's not all that's new in iOS 10.3. If your AirPods are out of ...

Jan 26 2017

Judge: Aetna lied about quitting Obamacare

District Court Judge John D. Bates wrote that Aetna , pushing for a $37 billion merger with Humana since summer of 2015, chose to leave 17 counties in three states in ...

Jan 26 2017

AFCON 2017: Congo ease past Togo, Morocco down holders Ivory Coast

As soon as the match against Ivory Coast ended, Moroccan captain Medhi Benatia took to his Facebook page to post a joyful video. I have been to a final and won another. O...

Jan 25 2017

Federal Court upholds ruling, U.S. gov can't obtain Microsoft emails from Ireland

In its filing, Apple said it received more than 1,000 secret warrants from law enforcement agencies for iCloud data during the last six months of 2015. Mr Smith said th...

Jan 24 2017

Malaysian minister meets MH370 relatives' group in Perth

Malaysia, Australia and China agreed in July to suspend the $145 million search if the plane was not found, or if new evidence that might offer a clue as to its whereabou...

Jan 22 2017

European Central Bank keeps eurozone interest rates at zero

Since then, eurozone inflation has risen sharply, while Germany has called for the bank to bring its ultra-accommodative bond buying to an end. The improvement to the E...

Jan 21 2017

China's GDP growth at 6.7% in 2016 - NBS

Later this year sees a five-yearly reshuffle at the top of the ruling Communist Party and President Xi Jinping is expected to use more stimulus to keep the economy simmer...

Jan 18 2017

General Motors Responds to Trump With $1 Billion in New US Spending

Last year GM announced $2.9 billion in investments, bringing the total to more than $21 billion spent on USA operations since 2009. "With all of the jobs I am bringin...

Jan 16 2017

US retail sales rise in December despite plunge at department stores

On a month-on-month and seasonally adjusted basis, total retail sales rose 0.5 percent in November after a revised 1.8 percent increase in October. But excluding autos,...

Jan 15 2017

Million Women March on Day After Inauguration Set to Dwarf Inauguration Attendance

The city has received about 1,800 permits for the following day, January 21, when thousands are expected to attend the Women's March on Washington in protest of President...

Jan 15 2017

French prosecutors to probe Renault diesel emissions

Just days after it emerged that Fiat Chrysler were accused of using defeat devices to cheat emissions tests, Renault are facing a probe. Three judges have been look...

Jan 14 2017

Takata Airbag Recall Expands to More Than Half Million US Cars

Three Takata executives - Shinichi Tanaka, Hideo Nakajima and Tsuneo Chikaraishi - now face wire fraud charges in a MI federal court in connection with the scheme. A US...

Jan 11 2017

Oil Futures Continue Losses as US Production Climbs

Fund managers added 8 million barrels of fresh short positions in the main WTI contracts on the New York Mercantile Exchange and Intercontinental Exchange in the week to ...

Jan 11 2017

Facebook to trial 'midroll' video ads

Next time you watch a video on Facebook , your viewing might be interrupted by an ad. These ads will generate revenue for both Facebook and content creators. They serv...

Jan 11 2017

Marissa Mayer to resign from Yahoo board, Yahoo to be renamed 'Altaba'

Those remaining on the Yahoo board include Brandt, Tor Braham, Catherine Friedman, Thomas McInerney, and Jeffrey Smith. The deal doubled Verizon's digital advertising bus...

Jan 11 2017

Supermarkets Tesco (TSCO) and Morrisons (MRW) are leading the FTSE 100

Morrisons saw a huge sales boost over the Christmas period, its reported a 2.9 per cent rise in like-for-like sales for the nine weeks to January 1. Sainsbury's jumpe...

Jan 09 2017

Corruption contributed to poverty, demonetization checked black money: PM Modi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has vociferously criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation move and is now going to campaign against the BJP in Uttar ...

Jan 09 2017

UP Election 2017: BSP supremo Mayawati announces final list of candidates

With this, the Mayawati-led party has declared its nominees for 200 of the State's 403 Assembly seats, thus stealing a march over the other parties in the poll-bound Stat...