This profile of a successful taxi service shows how to navigate the ups and downs of starting a business.
(Reuters) – A tentative deal between Verizon Communications Inc and leaders of striking unions includes 1,400 new jobs and pay raises topping 10 percent, the company and unions representing about 40,000 workers said on Monday, hoping to end a walkout …
Promofarma has won the award for Best Webshop in Spain. The online marketplace that’s filled with products from local pharmacies won the most important prize during the Ecommerce Awards, an event hosted by Club Ecommerce last week. For the seventh consecutive year, Club Ecommerce handed out the Ecommerce Awards. Last Continue reading
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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has told vendors on its Tmall website to stop selling medicine, saying a local regulator has issued an “urgent” directive halting drug sales via third-party platforms.
I joined a bunch of analysts in discussing Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s next move at a secret conclave last week. The company had just announced the sale of its IT services, which basically undid much of Mark Hurd’s work as CEO. It already had sold off PCs and printers, more than undoing Carly Fiorina’s earlier efforts. Granted, HPE spun it like it was an acquisition.
The benefits of adding video to your current social platforms are vastly greater than just doing what you are doing on more platforms.
Which event will be the most important for markets this week?
Giphy is a revenue-less start-up and all it does is curate and allow users to search for GIFs. So why is it worth $300 million?
Lufthansa has cancelled its flights to Venezuela in the latest sign of the country’s growing isolation and economic, social and political turmoil.
Change self-defeating thought patterns is easier than most people think.
Lesara, an online fashion and lifestyle store from Germany, has been named the fastest growing company in terms of revenue. The German discount retailer won the Tech5 award during TNW Europe. During the last two years, the company grew by 7,950 percent. Lesara was already Germany’s fastest growing company at Continue reading
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Wolfgang Schaeuble said that the ECB’s responsibility for the entire euro zone meant the institution was not implementing the best monetary policy for Germany.
St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said global markets appear to be “well-prepared” for a summer interest rate hike from the Fed.
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Iraq will supply 5 million barrels of extra crude to its partners in June, industry sources familiar with the issue said.
Former Zurich Insurance Chief Executive Martin Senn has died after committing suicide, the company said on Monday.
LONDON (Reuters) – The Wellcome Trust medical charity is to profit from U.S. approval of a new diagnostic cancer test, the first commercial product funded by the organization since the sale of its pharmaceuticals business to Glaxo in 1995.
(Reuters) – Boeing Co is set to win a 2-billion-pound ($2.92 billion) contract from the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) for new Apache helicopters, The Telegraph reported.
Rising oil prices may see the European Central Bank upgrade its inflation forecast when it meets on Thursday.
Floyd Mayweather posted a mock-up poster on Instagram on Monday teasing a fight between himself and Conor McGregor on pay-per-view.
Around AUD $16 million worth of confiscated bitcoins will be auctioned in Sydney next month.
HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Dalian Wanda Group is offering $4.4 billion in cash to buy out Hong Kong-listed unit Dalian Wanda Commercial Properties , part of a plan to take it private before relisting it in Shanghai where it hopes to gain better valu…
2016 was billed as the year emerging markets (EM) would make a comeback, but some analysts say the years of stunning growth in developing economies are over.
Gold fell below $1,200 on Monday, as comments from Fed chief Janet Yellen on the likelihood of higher rates sent the dollar to two-month highs.
Presidential candidates will roll out their economic platforms, but much of it is pure wishful thinking.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asia’s largest budget airline AirAsia Bhd has received a $1 billion offer for its aircraft leasing unit, Bloomberg News quoted Chief Executive Tony Fernandes as saying.
Families that do business together may not necessarily stay together, as these high-profile fights demonstrate.
Troubled commodities trading firm Noble Group said its chief executive Yusuf Alireza had quit for “family reasons.”
SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Embattled commodity trader Noble Group announced the surprise resignation of CEO Yusuf Alireza on Monday and said it planned to sell a U.S. unit to bolster its balance sheet as it seeks to regain investor confidence.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese retail sales fell in April for the second consecutive month, bolstering the argument that a nationwide sales tax increase scheduled for April next year should be delayed.
Data releases from China, Australia and Japan this week will provide a snapshot of economic health in Asia Pacific.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – European shares reached a four-week high on Monday and the dollar index touched a two-month peak as investors braced for an interest rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
SEOUL (Reuters) – St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Monday global markets appear to be “well-prepared” for a summer interest rate hike from the Fed, although he did not specify a date for the policy move.
The specter of bankruptcy is hanging over a major part of South Korea’s economy, further threatening the country’s stagnant growth.