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Rieder: How to handle the beheading images?

Rieder: How to handle the beheading images?

by darknight since 4 hours in Business via usatoday.com

They are unsettling, but do they have value?       

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Four McDonald's shut by Russia

Four McDonald's shut by Russia

by darknight since 4 hours in Business via usatoday.com

Russia says closures are for sanitary reasons, but could it really be politics?       

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Asia shares slip as China disappoints, Japan bucks trend

Asia shares slip as China disappoints, Japan bucks trend

by MiWhite since 4 hours in Business via reuters.com

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares came under pressure on Thursday as a disappointing survey on Chinese manufacturing stoked concerns about the...

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Bosses of China's state-owned firms face hefty pay cuts: paper

Bosses of China's state-owned firms face hefty pay cuts: paper

by MiWhite since 4 hours in Business via reuters.com

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Senior executives of China's state-owned enterprises (SOEs) face pay cuts of up to 50 percent under a reform plan approved...

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JPMorgan, BofA to raise junior banker pay by 20 percent: sources

JPMorgan, BofA to raise junior banker pay by 20 percent: sources

by MiWhite since 4 hours in Business via reuters.com

NEW YORK (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co and Bank of America Corp are planning to hike salaries of junior employees by at least 20 percent, people...

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Amazon in Shanghai e-commerce pact

Amazon in Shanghai e-commerce pact

by cherry56 since 3 hours in Business via co.uk

US online retail giant Amazon steps up its presence in China with a strategic partnership with the Shanghai Free Trade Zone.

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Pandora's staff mostly white in diverse Oakland

Pandora's staff mostly white in diverse Oakland

by darknight since 4 hours in Business via usatoday.com

Pandora's staff is mostly white even though they work in one of nation's most diverse cities.       

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UK car industry exporting at record rate

UK car industry exporting at record rate

by Perseus since 8 hours in Business via theguardian.com

Almost eight out of 10 vehicles made in Britain are now destined overseas, with 5m cars exported since 2010, says industry bodyBritain is...

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Russia shuts four Moscow McDonald's

Russia shuts four Moscow McDonald's

by cherry56 since 15 hours in Business via co.uk

Russia's main consumer watchdog has shut a number of McDonald's restaurants in Moscow as part of an investigation into food standards.

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Labour in energy regulator pledge

Labour in energy regulator pledge

by cherry56 since 7 hours in Business via co.uk

Labour pledges to give the regulator Ofgem the power to remove energy firms' licences, if it wins the next election.

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Angela Merkel scolds Italy and France over the faltering eurozone recovery

Angela Merkel scolds Italy and France over the faltering eurozone recovery

by Perseus since 13 hours in Business via theguardian.com

German chancellor claims stifled growth is due to countries running high deficits and breaking fiscal rules set by BrusselsAngela Merkel has...

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Business Briefing: Brita Recalls Thousands of Child Water Bottles

Business Briefing: Brita Recalls Thousands of Child Water Bottles

by Dreamer since 22 hours in Business via nytimes.com

The company is recalling about 242,500 children’s water bottles because of a possible laceration hazard.

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Target's heavy baggage weighs down profits

Target's heavy baggage weighs down profits

by darknight since 16 hours in Business via usatoday.com

2Q earnings fell nearly 62% from year ago on data breach costs and other expenses.       

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SNP accused of exaggerating North Sea oil reserves by up to 60%

SNP accused of exaggerating North Sea oil reserves by up to 60%

by Perseus since 13 hours in Business via theguardian.com

Oil tycoon Sir Ian Woods says reserves will decline sharply within 15 years, raising questions about future Scottish economySir Ian Wood, the most...

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McDonald's says studying Russian claims on sanitary breaches

McDonald's says studying Russian claims on sanitary breaches

by MiWhite since 16 hours in Business via reuters.com

MOSCOW (Reuters) - McDonald's said on Wednesday it is studying complaints from Russia's state food safety watchdog of sanitary breaches at its...

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Mortgage experts urge homeowners not to panic as base rate rise looms

Mortgage experts urge homeowners not to panic as base rate rise looms

by flatline since 16 hours in Business via co.uk

One mortgage expert has played down the effect a rate rise would have on those with a mortgage, saying it would not make 'much difference to most...

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I want to buy my lottery ticket online this week because I'm on holiday in

I want to buy my lottery ticket online this week because I'm on holiday in

by flatline since 16 hours in Business via co.uk

I buy a ticket from my newsagent every week for the National Lottery. But I'm on holiday and forgot to buy one before I left so want to buy one...

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316 stocks expected to beat Apple's gains

316 stocks expected to beat Apple's gains

by darknight since 16 hours in Business via usatoday.com

The most popular stocks don't necessarily have the most upside       

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Two Bank of England 'hawks' vote for immediate hike in interest rates

Two Bank of England 'hawks' vote for immediate hike in interest rates

by flatline since 16 hours in Business via co.uk

Minutes from the MPC meeting held on 6-7 August show that Martin Weale and Ian McCafferty wanted the rock-bottom base rate to rise to 0.75%.

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Wall St. flat ahead of Fed minutes; retailers resilient

Wall St. flat ahead of Fed minutes; retailers resilient

by MiWhite since 16 hours in Business via reuters.com

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed Wednesday after two days of gains, ahead of the release of minutes from the most recent...

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