(Reuters) – Home Depot Inc’s quarterly profit beat market estimates for the sixth straight quarter as the No.1 U.S. home improvement chain drew in more shoppers who spent more on average amid an improving housing market.
LONDON (Reuters) – Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox has strengthened its offer to protect the independence of Sky’s loss-making news channel to try to overcome regulatory concerns about Fox’s takeover of the parent company.
(Reuters) – U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share from $110, after being pressured by shareholders led by activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing peo…
SAO PAULO/BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s major telecoms operators stand to free up hundreds of millions of dollars to invest in technologies like 4G and broadband by unloading unwanted assets, as a push by the sector to overhaul decades-old rules shows …
(Reuters) – U.S. grocery chain operator Albertsons Companies Inc plans to buy the part of Rite Aid Corp that is not being bought by Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc , the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.
Rakhmat Akilov valde att utföra lastbilsattacken på en plats med många små barn. Det säger Mari Schaub, som företräder nio av de personer som direkt drabbades av dådet den 7 april.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Sixteen Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges will fix plans as early as next week to create a self-regulating body in a bid to better safeguard investors after a $530 million digital money heist last month, two source familiar with the p…
TOKYO (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp has found a way to reduce the amount of a key rare earth metal used in magnets for electric car motors by around 20 percent, which could tame the cost of producing electric cars and reduce the risk of a supply short…
Uber parks its service in Morocco
Uber is pulling the brakes on its service in Morocco, which will cease on February 23, as it waits (and hopes) for local regulators to accommodate app-based ride-hailing. The company announced the move on its country blog yesterday, writing that it has …
Taxis, Ride-Hailing Firms Battle for Business on Road to Tokyo OlympicsWall Street Journal
Sony to launch a ride-hailing service in Japan as Uber CEO signals further expansion in the countryCNBC
Uber CEO’s Asia Trip Underscores Its Persistent Global AmbitionsBloomberg
ZDNet –Quartz –Nasdaq –Phys.Org
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HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) – HSBC Holdings reported a smaller than expected rise in annual profits and unveiled plans to raise up to $7 billion to bolster its capital, as CEO Stuart Gulliver hands over to a new leadership team on Tuesday.
LONDON (Reuters) – A six-day rebound in world stocks began to splutter on Tuesday, as bond market borrowing costs regained traction and the dollar kicked firmly away from a three-year low.
BERLIN (Reuters) – It might seem a tall order to persuade people to spend as much to learn a language on their smartphone as it costs to subscribe to a music streaming or video-on-demand service.
BHP CEO Will Meet With Activist Elliott to Discuss Demands
BHP Billiton Ltd.’s top executive will meet with major critic Elliott Management Corp. this week to discuss demands for a business overhaul that the activist group argues could deliver more than $22 billion in value. The world’s biggest mining company …
BHP Willing to Talk About Activist’s Overhaul PlanWall Street Journal
BHP’s half year profit jumps 25 percent, boosts dividendCNBC
BHP pushes back on call to consolidate into single-listed groupFinancial Times
NEWS.com.au –The Australian –Proactive Investors UK –The Sydney Morning Herald
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PARIS (Reuters) – Fashion labels may be falling over themselves to court young, smartphone-wielding shoppers, but there’s one millennial-inspired trend that is only catching on slowly: catwalk shows where clothes are available to buy instantly rather t…
Restaurang Frantzén blev igår Sveriges första trestjärniga krog i den prestigefyllda Michelinguiden. I Morgonstudion berättar krögaren Björn Frantzén om beskedet.
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