Business

Top stories

More

Latest stories

1m
Lincoln Journal Star
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted a minute ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
2m
express
Eurozone EXODUS - Economists reveal THIS is how easy it is to quit EU’s failing currency THE EUROZONE could be facing an exodus after a new report revealed just how e
express / Posted 2 minutes ago
THE EUROZONE could be facing an exodus after a new report revealed just how easy and beneficial it would be for member states to quit the European Union (EU)’s... Read more
2m
express
Asian stock exchange steadies as Wall Street and Europe shares rise ASIAN stocks steadied today, taking a breather after the previous day's surge
express / Posted 2 minutes ago
ASIAN stocks steadied today, taking a breather after the previous day's surge, lacking the momentum to keep up with a global rally spurred by gains for tech shares on Wall Street... Read more
14 related articles
2m
express
GBP holds as Donald Trump threatens government shutdownPound v US dollar: A NEW survey revealing business leaders remain concerned o
express / Posted 2 minutes ago
Pound v US dollar: A NEW survey revealing business leaders remain concerned over the economic impact of Brexit and political uncertainty is holding the pound below opening levels against the US... Read more
3m
The Age
Healthscope's net profit slides 40pc, no hospital growth tipped for 2018New boss of Healthscope, Gordon Ballantyne, says it is easy to "fall in love wi
The Age / Posted 3 minutes ago
New boss of Healthscope, Gordon Ballantyne, says it is easy to "fall in love with healthcare" but he has a tough job ahead getting the key hospitals division back on track after posting a 2017 result below expectations, with no earnings growth... Read more
6 related articles
3m
The Age
Charter Hall, Centuria boosted by capital inflow to bricks and mortar assetsDemand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results
The Age / Posted 3 minutes ago
Demand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results for fund managers Charter Hall and Centuria and prompted predictions of continued growth. The two groups are similar, with property management and property investment... Read more
4m
EuroNews
Microflats attract investor cash as millennials embrace co-livingBy Esha Vaish (Reuters) – Millennials priced out of London’s traditional housin
EuroNews / Posted 4 minutes ago
By Esha Vaish (Reuters) – Millennials priced out of London’s traditional housing market are opting to rent tiny apartments in so-called “co-living” developments, a fast-growing area that private investors and venture capital are eager to tap into.... Read more
4m
The Star
Ad group WPP cuts sales forecast on weak client demandLONDON: WPP, the world's largest advertising group, cut its full-year sales tar
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
LONDON: WPP, the world's largest advertising group, cut its full-year sales target on Wednesday after consumer goods giants slashed their spending, forcing it to miss half-year targets and sending its shares tumbling. Led by the high profile... Read more
6 related articles
4m
EuroNews
Euro zone business growth maintains solid pace in AugustBy Shrutee Sarkar (Reuters) – Euro zone manufacturing businesses clocked their
EuroNews / Posted 4 minutes ago
By Shrutee Sarkar (Reuters) – Euro zone manufacturing businesses clocked their best month of growth in six-and-a-half years in August, offsetting the weakest services growth in seven months and keeping overall activity on steady path, a survey of... Read more
5 related articles
4m
The Star
Magnum Q2 earnings surge 174%, declares 3 sen dividendKUALA LUMPUR: Magnum Bhd posted earnings pf RM59.95mil in its second quarter en
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Magnum Bhd posted earnings pf RM59.95mil in its second quarter ended June 30, 2017, up 174% from the previous corresponding quarter owing to a significantly decreased prize payout ratio. It has declared a dividend of three sen per share... Read more
4m
Market Watch
Is Trump killing the dollar?SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Project Syndicate) — For nearly a century, the U.S. doll
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (Project Syndicate) — For nearly a century, the U.S. dollar has been viewed as the financial world’s ultimate safe haven. No other currency has promised the same degree of security and liquidity for accumulated wealth. In past... Read more
4m
Market Watch
FTSE 100 wobbles as WPP shares tumbleU.K. stocks wavered Wednesday, as a falling pound buoyed exporters, but still s
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
U.K. stocks wavered Wednesday, as a falling pound buoyed exporters, but still struggled to offset a downbeat trend in European equities. “This weakness is mainly due to the ongoing uncertainty surrounding Britain’s future in the EU,” said FairFX... Read more
4m
The Star
RHB Bank rallies, leaves AmBank behind after failed merger planKUALA LUMPUR: RHB Bank shares surged to a high of RM5.10 on Wednesday, leaving
The Star / Posted 4 minutes ago
KUALA LUMPUR: RHB Bank shares surged to a high of RM5.10 on Wednesday, leaving in its wake AMMB or AmBank after their proposed merger plan fell apart. Investors of RHB Bank, which saw the share price under pressure since June 1 when the merger plan... Read more
4m
Market Watch
Heineken throws everything it has at the U.S. beer marketBetween the largest domestic macro brewers and the biggest of the big craft bre
Market Watch / Posted 4 minutes ago
Between the largest domestic macro brewers and the biggest of the big craft brewers, there’s a segment of the U.S. beer industry trying to avoid being pinched. The tide of Big Beer, combined with the continued growth of small craft brewers, has... Read more
5m
Sydney Morning Herald
Charter Hall, Centuria boosted by capital inflow to bricks and mortar assetsDemand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 minutes ago
Demand for higher yielding, income producing assets, has driven strong results for fund managers Charter Hall and Centuria and prompted predictions of continued growth. The two groups are similar, with property management and property investment... Read more
8m
Scotsman
Money Dashboard to expand team after hitting £1m fund goalFinancial technology (fintech) company Money Dashboard is set to expand its hea
Scotsman / Posted 8 minutes ago
Financial technology (fintech) company Money Dashboard is set to expand its headcount after hitting its £1 million fundraising target. The Edinburgh-based firm, which launched its online service in 2010 with the aim of helping people keep control of... Read more
8m
Scotsman
GERS: Scotland’s spending black hole falls to £13.2bnScotland's public finances have improved slightly after the country's annual de
Scotsman / Posted 8 minutes ago
Scotland's public finances have improved slightly after the country's annual deficit fell to £13.2 billion, official figures today showed. The annual Government Expenditure and Revenue Scotland (GERS) also showed that public spending per head in... Read more
9m
Western Advocate
'Meaningful correction': Apartment boom soon to run out of puffWill the housing construction boom be followed by a bust, as is often the case?
Western Advocate / Posted 9 minutes ago
Will the housing construction boom be followed by a bust, as is often the case? If you walk around inner Sydney or Melbourne, it's hard to miss the record-breaking apartment construction boom transforming the skyline. But get this: the frantic... Read more
13 related articles
9m
Santa Maria Times
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
Santa Maria Times / Posted 9 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
187 related articles
9m
The Times of Northwest Indiana
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 9 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
187 related articles
10m
Business Standard India
T dept may lower withholding tax for foreign firms having income in IndiaCentral Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil Chandra also urged firms a
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairman Sushil Chandra also urged firms and MNCs operating in India to pay their due share of taxes and said adequate safeguards have been put in place to ensure that anti-abuse provisions like GAAR are not... Read more
10m
Business Standard India
GE's Banmali Agrawala to join Tata Sons, will lead realty, infra clustersFor Banmali Agrawala, the Tata group, especially Ratan Tata, showed what the po
Business Standard India / Posted 10 minutes ago
For Banmali Agrawala, the Tata group, especially Ratan Tata, showed what the power of doing good for society could mean. “What a powerful driver it can be for an organisation and the people who work for it. It is empowering and passionate,” said... Read more
10m
Sioux City Journal
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
Sioux City Journal / Posted 10 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
187 related articles
11m
CTV News
CPP reform to help lift plan's assets above $15B by 2090: analysisOTTAWA - The upcoming enrichment of the Canada Pension Plan will help fuel a 48
CTV News / Posted 11 minutes ago
OTTAWA - The upcoming enrichment of the Canada Pension Plan will help fuel a 48-fold boost to the public fund's assets over the long haul - to more than $15.8 trillion by 2090, according to federal calculations. In comparison, the public plan's... Read more
13m
Daily Herald
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea -- Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as ge
Daily Herald / Posted 13 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea -- Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
187 related articles
15m
Rapid City Journal
Global markets calm ahead of Jackson Hole meetingSEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, a
Rapid City Journal / Posted 15 minutes ago
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets were little changed Wednesday, as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed an annual gathering of central... Read more
187 related articles
15m
New Kerala
YASH Offers New SAP-qualified Rapid-deployment Solution for HR Innovation - newkerala news #265381Hyderabad, Aug 22: YASH Technologies, a global leader in SAP SuccessFactors sol
New Kerala / Posted 15 minutes ago
Hyderabad, Aug 22: YASH Technologies, a global leader in SAP SuccessFactors solution deployments and support, announced that SAP has qualified its rapid-deployment solution. As customers across industries seek to fuel transformation and innovation... Read more
17m
BBC News
Alibaba surges while Walmart stalls - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
BBC News / Posted 17 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Online retail giant... Read more
17m
BBC News
Asda reveals 2016 slump in sales - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
BBC News / Posted 17 minutes ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Sales falls and lower profits at... Read more
18m
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Whole Foods shareholders to get their say on Amazon dealNEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Whole Foods shareholders will vote on whether to bless a union with Amazon that the organic grocery chain's CEO called "love at first sight." Before agreeing to the $13.7 billion offer, Whole Foods had been under intense shareholder... Read more
11 related articles
More