Sunday, 17 February 2019

CVS unveils ‘Beauty Marks’ in stores, warning shoppers of edited images

NEW YORK CVS Pharmacy unveiled an initiative in U.S. stores on Thursday, labeling photos of models in its beauty aisles to make it clear whether...

Hedge funds push for overhaul at eBay

Hedge funds Elliott Management and Starboard Value have taken stakes in eBay Inc and are pushing for changes including the sale of some of the...

Asian shares dip, worries over growth and trade sour mood

TOKYO Asian stocks edged down on Wednesday on mounting signs of slowing global growth and anxiety over a yet-unresolved Sino-U.S. trade dispute. Japan's Nikkei dropped 0.7...

Google, Facebook spend big on U.S. lobbying amid policy battles

SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc’s Google disclosed in a quarterly filing on Tuesday that it spent a company-record $21.2 million on lobbying the U.S. government in...

‘A List’ climate change firms outperform on stock market: survey

OSLO Apple, L’Oreal and Mitsubishi Electric are among more than 120 global firms which scored top marks in a ranking of corporate efforts to slow...

IMF, CEOs sound warnings as leaders gather in Davos

DAVOS, Switzerland The International Monetary Fund trimmed its global growth forecasts on Monday and a survey showed increasing pessimism among business chiefs as trade tensions...

Asset managers brace for more job cuts amid market turbulence

LONDON/NEW YORK Turmoil on financial markets is expected to deepen layoffs and accelerate acquisitions in the fund management industry. BlackRock, the world’s largest money manager, and...

Asia stocks calm as China slows, awaits Brexit news

SYDNEY Asian markets kept their nerve on Monday as data showed the Chinese economy slowed at the end of last year, underlining the urgent need...

Oil firms as China’s slowdown not as steep as some expected

SINGAPORE Oil prices firmed on Monday after data showed China’s economic slowdown was not as big as some analysts had expected, with supply cuts led...

Wall Street advances as industrials jump on trade hopes

NEW YORK U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday as hopes of a resolution to the trade dispute between the United States and China boosted industrial shares...

U.S. grand jury indicts four Audi managers in VW emissions probe

WASHINGTON A federal grand jury in Detroit on Thursday indicted four managers at Volkswagen AG’s luxury Audi unit as part of the U.S. government’s investigation...

Hyundai, Kia issue new U.S. recall of 168,000 vehicles for fire risks

WASHINGTON Hyundai Motor Co and affiliate Kia Motors Corp said on Wednesday they will recall about 168,000 U.S. vehicles at risk of fuel leaks, after recalling them...
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