Business

Trending stories

More

Latest stories

1m
The Record Searchlight
Connecticut panel to consider $22 million for hedge fundHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Bond Commission is expected approve a $2
Connecticut panel to consider $22 million for hedge fund
The Record Searchlight / Posted a minute ago
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The Connecticut Bond Commission is expected approve a $22 million loan and grant package to help one of the world's largest hedge funds upgrade its facilities in the state. The commission, which is chaired by Democratic Gov.... Read more
4m
Denton Record-Chronicle
Formal complaints continue vs. FrontierIt’s been less than two months since Frontier Communications took over FiOs Int
Formal complaints continue vs. Frontier
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 minutes ago
It’s been less than two months since Frontier Communications took over FiOs Internet, phone and television services from Verizon, and users are still reporting problems. Since April 1, there have been 619 consumer complaints made to the Public... Read more
4m
Adelaide Now
Arnott’s silly Tim Tam failOPINION THERE’S nothing more frustrating than a Tim Tam that conceals a surpri
Arnott’s silly Tim Tam fail
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 minutes ago
OPINION THERE’S nothing more frustrating than a Tim Tam that conceals a surprise new flavour. Like Pavlov’s dog, when I pick up one of the iconic chocolate-coated biscuits, my tastebuds gear up for that delicious, familiar taste. The association... Read more
2 related stories
5m
KXXV Waco
SCAM: iTunes gift cards in exchange for thousands of dollarsIf you've gotten a phone call from a Brookhaven, New York, number and the perso
SCAM: iTunes gift cards in exchange for thousands of dollars
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 minutes ago
If you've gotten a phone call from a Brookhaven, New York, number and the person on the other end of the line is offering you thousands of dollars in exchange for iTunes gift cards, it's a scam. After Bill Greenway found out he wasn't the only one... Read more
5m
CBC.ca
Angela Merkel appreciates all Canada is doing for Syrian refugeesG7 leaders pledged Friday to "collectively tackle" threats to the international
Angela Merkel appreciates all Canada is doing for Syrian refugees
CBC.ca / Posted 5 minutes ago
G7 leaders pledged Friday to "collectively tackle" threats to the international order from terrorist attacks, violent extremism and refugee flows, with Germany's chancellor making note of Canada's role in welcoming refugees. G7 leaders wrapped up... Read more
253 related stories
7m
Casino City Times
Soulja Boy's official statement on $400 million contract with World Poker Fund Holdings20 May 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Soulja Boy (DeAndre Way), the prolific social me
Soulja Boy's official statement on $400 million contract with World Poker Fund Holdings
Casino City Times / Posted 7 minutes ago
20 May 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Soulja Boy (DeAndre Way), the prolific social media influencer and American rapper, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur... Read more
8m
asianage
Manohar Parrikar releases booklet on defence production works in 2 yearsDefence Minister Manohar Parrikar. (Photo: PTI) It's a compilation of the achi
Manohar Parrikar releases booklet on defence production works in 2 years
asianage / Posted 8 minutes ago
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar. (Photo: PTI) It's a compilation of the achievements of the department in the field of indigenous production of weapons, platforms and policy initiative. New Delhi: Marking two years of NDA government, Defence... Read more
8m
The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Buying reinsurance a good idea to bolster Cat FundWhile Florida has billions of dollars invested in hurricane risk, we’ve been fo
POINT OF VIEW Buying reinsurance a good idea to bolster Cat Fund
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 8 minutes ago
While Florida has billions of dollars invested in hurricane risk, we’ve been fortunate no hurricane has made landfall since 2005. However, there’s a tricky thing about hurricanes — it is impossible to predict when and where they will hit in advance... Read more
8m
New Zealand's National Business Review
Wynyard says it has nothing to disclose after NZX queries 21% price slumpWynyard Group [NZX: WYN], whose chairman resigned this week for health reasons,
Wynyard says it has nothing to disclose after NZX queries 21% price slump
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 8 minutes ago
Wynyard Group [NZX: WYN], whose chairman resigned this week for health reasons, says it has nothing to disclose after the stock market supervisor queried a 21 percent slump in the share price over the past fortnight. The Auckland-based intelligence... Read more
10m
Scoop.co.nz
$111.5m to support NZers into employmentFriday, 27 May 2016, 3:39 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Anne Toll
$111.5m to support NZers into employment
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
Friday, 27 May 2016, 3:39 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Anne TolleyMinister for Social Development26 May 2016Budget 2016 invests $111.5 million of operating... Read more
10m
Scoop.co.nz
State House Sell-Off A FailureThe only landlord for a state house should be the government, says New Zealand
State House Sell-Off A Failure
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
The only landlord for a state house should be the government, says New Zealand First. “These houses were paid for by the taxpayer and should remain in the hands of New Zealanders,” says Ria Bond, New Zealand First List... Read more
10m
Scoop.co.nz
Overview• By mid-2020, the unemployment rate is expected to drop to 4.6 per cent. • Ov
Overview
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 minutes ago
• By mid-2020, the unemployment rate is expected to drop to 4.6 per cent. • Over 200,000 more people are in work now than three years ago. Treasury forecasts another 170,000 will be created by 2020. • By mid-2020 the average wage is expected to... Read more
8 related stories
10m
Hindustantimes.com
After huge win, Mamata to start new term under mountain of debtA Rs 1,000 note, the largest denomination issued by India, is 17.7 cm long. You
After huge win, Mamata to start new term under mountain of debt
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 minutes ago
A Rs 1,000 note, the largest denomination issued by India, is 17.7 cm long. You will need 3.05 billion such notes to pay off the total debt of the West Bengal government. If one puts those many bank notes end to end, it can reach the moon from the... Read more
10m
The Mercury News
SEC probes e-commerce giant Alibaba's accounting practicesWASHINGTON -- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba wowed investors when it went pub
SEC probes e-commerce giant Alibaba's accounting practices
The Mercury News / Posted 10 minutes ago
WASHINGTON -- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba wowed investors when it went public in the U.S. in September 2014, and its profits have bucked Wall Street expectations amid the Chinese economy's slowdown. Yet its unorthodox business structure has... Read more
13 related stories
11m
Swissinfo
G7 vows growth, fudges FX, frets North Korea, Russia, ChinaBy Tetsushi Kajimoto ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - The Group of Seven industria
G7 vows growth, fudges FX, frets North Korea, Russia, China
Swissinfo / Posted 11 minutes ago
By Tetsushi Kajimoto ISE-SHIMA, Japan (Reuters) - The Group of Seven industrial powers pledged on Friday to seek strong global growth, while papering over differences on currencies and stimulus policies and expressing concern over North Korea,... Read more
253 related stories
11m
NBC26 Green Bay
Helping recovering addicts get back to work in the Fox ValleyNEENAH, Wis.-- - The jobs inside Step Industries in Neenah work in more ways th
Helping recovering addicts get back to work in the Fox Valley
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 11 minutes ago
NEENAH, Wis.-- - The jobs inside Step Industries in Neenah work in more ways than one. For Rachel Hasenzahl, they brought hope. The recovering heroin addict got a job at Step Industries after going through treatment. "A lot of my friends died from... Read more
11m
Reuters
Valeant rejected joint takeover bid from Takeda, TPG in springThe headquarters of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., seen in Laval,
Valeant rejected joint takeover bid from Takeda, TPG in spring
Reuters / Posted 11 minutes ago
The headquarters of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., seen in Laval, Quebec November 9 2015. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX.TO) received a joint takeover offer from Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd (4502.T) and TPG... Read more
13m
dna
Jet Airways flies into Rs 426 crore Q4 profit on lower expensesStaying profitable for the fourth straight quarter, Jet Airways on Thursday pos
Jet Airways flies into Rs 426 crore Q4 profit on lower expenses
dna / Posted 13 minutes ago
Staying profitable for the fourth straight quarter, Jet Airways on Thursday posted a net profit of Rs 426 crore in the three months to March, primarily aided by lower fuel expenses and higher passenger numbers. The full-service carrier, which has... Read more
2 related stories
13m
dna
G7 pledges to combat 'weak' global growth, expresses concern over North Korea, Russia and ChinaThe Group of Seven industrial powers pledged on Friday to seek strong global gr
G7 pledges to combat 'weak' global growth, expresses concern over North Korea, Russia and China
dna / Posted 13 minutes ago
The Group of Seven industrial powers pledged on Friday to seek strong global growth, while papering over differences on currencies and stimulus policies and expressing concern over North Korea, Russia and maritime disputes involving China. "Global... Read more
253 related stories
14m
Brisbane Times
North Korea linked to digital thefts from global banksSecurity researchers have tied the recent spate of digital attacks on the globa
North Korea linked to digital thefts from global banks
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 minutes ago
Security researchers have tied the recent spate of digital attacks on the global banking system to North Korea, in what they say appears to be the first known case of a nation using digital attacks for financial gain. In three recent breaches on... Read more
5 related stories
16m
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Marshall County School Budget IncreasesThe board of education adopted the 2016-17 budget Tuesday, setting the total at
Marshall County School Budget Increases
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 16 minutes ago
The board of education adopted the 2016-17 budget Tuesday, setting the total at $79 million for the year - a $4 million increase from the current fiscal year, which ends June 30. Nan Hartley, the school district's business manager, said Marshall... Read more
19m
The Fairfield Citizen
Asian stocks mostly higher ahead of Yellen talk, US dataMalaysian men check their mobile trading applications on their cell phones at a
Asian stocks mostly higher ahead of Yellen talk, US data
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 19 minutes ago
Malaysian men check their mobile trading applications on their cell phones at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, May 26, 2016. Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday amid worries about a U.S. rate hike and that a... Read more
31 related stories
20m
Eye Witness News
Standard Bank takes action after ATM heist in Japan A gang made 14,000 withdrawals in just three hours from bank machines at 7-11
Standard Bank takes action after ATM heist in Japan
Eye Witness News / Posted 20 minutes ago
A gang made 14,000 withdrawals in just three hours from bank machines at 7-11 convenience stores. Picture: Standard Bank. Standard Bank,ATM,ATM robbery,credit card fraud,Credit cards,Standard... Read more
2 related stories
21m
Business Wire
Goldberg Law PC Announces An Investigation of Claims Against Unilife Corporation And Advises Investors With Losses In Excess of $50,000 To Contact The FirmThe investigation concerns whether the Company violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a
Goldberg Law PC Announces An Investigation of Claims Against Unilife Corporation And Advises Investors With Losses In Excess of $50,000 To Contact The Firm
Business Wire / Posted 21 minutes ago
The investigation concerns whether the Company violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Specifically, the investigation will focus on the Company’s May 9, 2016, announcement that it was putting its earnings call on... Read more
6 related stories
23m
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
SET down 0.16 point at openingThai stocks opened down 0.01% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Ex
SET down 0.16 point at opening
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 minutes ago
Thai stocks opened down 0.01% at the start of trade this morning. The Stock Exchange of Thailand's main index opened at 1,401.48 points, down 0.16 point from Thursday's close. The trade value was 1.13 billion baht with 270 million shares... Read more
6 related stories
23m
San Antonio Express-News
Waveny at Home is the nonprofit healthcare organization’s non-clinical home care division. It
Waveny at Home
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 minutes ago
is the nonprofit healthcare organization’s non-clinical home care division. It provides professional home health aides, certified nursing assistants, companions, live-in caregivers, and homemaking services to the public. In her new... Read more
23m
San Antonio Express-News
Asian stocks mostly higher ahead of Yellen talk, US dataA Malaysian man watches trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kua
Asian stocks mostly higher ahead of Yellen talk, US data
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 minutes ago
A Malaysian man watches trading boards at a private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, May 26, 2016. Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday amid worries about a U.S. rate hike and that a rally in oil prices may not be... Read more
31 related stories
24m
The Morning Bulletin
Commercial Property March 26 edition15-17 William Street, Rockhampton City 4700 Commercial AVAILABLE FOR LEASE OR
Commercial Property March 26 edition
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 24 minutes ago
15-17 William Street, Rockhampton City 4700 Commercial AVAILABLE FOR LEASE OR SALE In a desirable location for visual exposure ... Sale $450,000 +... AVAILABLE FOR LEASE OR SALE In a desirable location for visual exposure is this solidly... Read more
25m
EveningTimes Online
Thousands of pounds seized from fines dodgersThousands of pounds has been seized from offenders who dodge fines, new figures
Thousands of pounds seized from fines dodgers
EveningTimes Online / Posted 25 minutes ago
Thousands of pounds has been seized from offenders who dodge fines, new figures have shown. Some who avoid paying penalties have been stopped at airports and many had their bank accounts frozen. A Kirkintilloch man paid up £935 to settle 11 unpaid... Read more
27m
Boston Herald
Tech complex eyed for Flower Exchange siteThe Abbey Group has emerged as the prospective buyer of the Boston Flower Excha
Tech complex eyed for Flower Exchange site
Boston Herald / Posted 27 minutes ago
The Abbey Group has emerged as the prospective buyer of the Boston Flower Exchange, with plans to build a “dynamic” commercial office building complex targeting new technology businesses that otherwise would seek space in Cambridge’s Kendall... Read more
More