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DealBook: Chiquita Will Not Buy Fyffes, Clearing the Way for Its Own Takeov

DealBook: Chiquita Will Not Buy Fyffes, Clearing the Way for Its Own Takeov

by Dreamer since 11 hours in Business via nytimes.com

Chiquita Brands said it was entering into talks with a group of Brazilian bidders offering about $680 million, a deal that is expected to be...

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Look to energy names for global demand clues

Look to energy names for global demand clues

by MiWhite since 17 hours in Business via reuters.com

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Slumping energy shares drove the recent U.S. stock market selloff more than any other major group, so investors are turning...

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Test Drive BMW i8: It's a stunner

Test Drive BMW i8: It's a stunner

by darknight since 17 hours in Business via usatoday.com

The BMW i8 is the most exciting car we've driven. Not just because it's sleek and quick. But more because it's...

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Obama probes NHTSA for recalls, Takata for airbags

Obama probes NHTSA for recalls, Takata for airbags

by darknight since 17 hours in Business via usatoday.com

Obama reviews underway of auto safety agency procedures, 'culture,' and deadly Takata airbags       

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Areva-Siemens raises claim to $4.4 billion over Finnish reactor delays

Areva-Siemens raises claim to $4.4 billion over Finnish reactor delays

by MiWhite since 11 hours in Business via reuters.com

HELSINKI (Reuters) - The French-German consortium Areva-Siemens , the supplier of Finland's much-delayed Olkiluoto-3 nuclear reactor, has...

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Deutsche Bank lawyer found dead in apparent NY suicide: WSJ

Deutsche Bank lawyer found dead in apparent NY suicide: WSJ

by MiWhite since 11 hours in Business via reuters.com

BERLIN (Reuters) - Calogero Gambino, a senior Deutsche Bank regulatory lawyer, has been found dead in New York in what appears to have been a...

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India's finance minister favors interest rate cut: paper

India's finance minister favors interest rate cut: paper

by MiWhite since 11 hours in Business via reuters.com

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's Finance Minister Arun Jaitley favors a cut in interest rates to trigger demand in the construction sector, a...

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New HS2 route and stations recommendations to spark fresh controversy

New HS2 route and stations recommendations to spark fresh controversy

by flatline since 17 hours in Business via co.uk

Sir David Higgins will spark fresh controversy on Monday when he sets out details of his recommended route and stations for the Northern half of...

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Britain must pay EU bill, says MEP

Britain must pay EU bill, says MEP

by cherry56 since 11 hours in Business via co.uk

The rest of Europe expects the UK to settle a £1.7bn EU budget demand "and that's that", a vice president of the European Parliament has said.

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Driving licence fees to be slashed by up to 32% as young drivers see cost o

Driving licence fees to be slashed by up to 32% as young drivers see cost o

by flatline since 5 hours in Business via co.uk

The cost of a provisional licence for new drivers will fall to £34 from £50 from 31 October, while motorists will pay £14 instead of £20 to renew...

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Shoppers given incorrect info about credit card protection rules, finds stu

Shoppers given incorrect info about credit card protection rules, finds stu

by flatline since 5 hours in Business via co.uk

Under Section 75 of the Consumer Credit Act 1974 shoppers who make a purchase by credit card are entitled to a refund in the event goods or...

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Shire sees profits soar as it pockets £1bn break fee from collapsed AbbVie

Shire sees profits soar as it pockets £1bn break fee from collapsed AbbVie

by flatline since 11 hours in Business via co.uk

The pharma group’s coffers have been filled after receiving a £1billion break fee from AbbVie when the deal fell apart.

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Ebola in New York fires up the media

Ebola in New York fires up the media

by darknight since 17 hours in Business via usatoday.com

A single case in the world's media capital doesn't lack for attention       

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New crackdown on nuisance calls: Now firms can face fines up to £500,000 f

New crackdown on nuisance calls: Now firms can face fines up to £500,000 f

by flatline since 11 hours in Business via co.uk

Culture Secretary Sajid Javid will dramatically lower the threshold of what is considered a spam call or text and give watchdogs powers to hit the...

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Card firms 'fail' on rights advice

Card firms 'fail' on rights advice

by cherry56 since 20 hours in Business via co.uk

Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase,...

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Used car buyers 'need more support'

Used car buyers 'need more support'

by cherry56 since 21 hours in Business via co.uk

Better protection is needed for consumers buying used cars, says a commission studying the high level of complaints against the sector.

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Ford's lower profit beats estimates; sales down on F-150 launch

Ford's lower profit beats estimates; sales down on F-150 launch

by MiWhite on 24.10.14 in Business via reuters.com

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Friday reported a 34 percent drop in third-quarter profit, and revenue fell due to the cost of introducing...

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P&G to exit Duracell battery business

P&G to exit Duracell battery business

by MiWhite on 24.10.14 in Business via reuters.com

(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co on Friday said it would sell its Duracell battery business, probably through a split-off into a separate company,...

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Wall St. climbs on Procter & Gamble, Microsoft

Wall St. climbs on Procter & Gamble, Microsoft

by MiWhite on 24.10.14 in Business via reuters.com

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks advanced on Friday, buoyed by gains in Microsoft and Procter & Gamble after their quarterly results and as steps...

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Trinity Industries Halts Shipments of Highway Guardrails

Trinity Industries Halts Shipments of Highway Guardrails

by Dreamer since 23 hours in Business via nytimes.com

The move comes after regulators ordered more crash testing of the barriers, which have been banned in 13 states because of concerns that they can...

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