• By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    EXCLUSIVE: GERMANY'S STADA BUYS 15 GSK CONSUMER HEALTH BRANDS

    Private equity-backed generic drugmaker Stada said it has agreed to buy 15 consumer healthcare products from British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline...

    Health, Europ, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    BLACKSTONE RAISES OFFER FOR JAPAN'S UNIZO, TOPS LONE STAR'S BID

    Blackstone Group has raised its proposed offer to buy Japanese hotel chain Unizo Holdings to 6,000 yen from 5,600 yen per share, the...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    'OUR CURRENCY, YOUR PROBLEM': ALL OVER AGAIN

    The dollar juggernaut rolls on. The U.S. currency has rocketed to a near three-year high versus the euro, a 10-month high against the...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    EXCLUSIVE: U.S. SEES NO MATERIAL IMPACT FROM VIRUS ON U.S.-CHINA TRADE DEAL - FOR NOW

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told Reuters he does not expect the coronavirus outbreak to have a material impact on the Phase...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    OIL PRICES SLIDE OVER 3% ON DEMAND CONCERNS AS VIRUS SPREADS

    Oil prices tumbled by more than 3% on Monday, as the rapid spread of a coronavirus in several countries outside China left investors...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS SPREADS, INVESTORS SCURRY FOR SAFETY

    Global share markets and oil fell on Monday, safe-haven gold surged and U.S. Treasury yields reached their lowest since mid- 2016,...

    World, U.S., Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    MASTERCARD TO ADD 1,500 TECHNOLOGY JOBS IN IRELAND

    Mastercard Inc plans to hire 1,500 more staff at its global technology hub in Dublin over the next three to five years, more than trebling...

    Technology, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    BLACKSTONE SAYS TO RAISE ITS OFFER FOR UNIZO TO 6,000 YEN PER SHARE

    U.S. private equity Blackstone Group said on Monday it would raise its proposed offer price to buy Japan's hotel chain Unizo Holdings...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    LARGE PARTS OF CHINA EASE CORONAVIRUS CURBS, MANY REPORT NO NEW CASES

    Urged to restore economic activity by President Xi Jinping, large parts of China relaxed curbs on transport and travel on Monday as...

    Travel, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    GOLDMAN SACHS PLEADS NOT GUILTY IN MALAYSIA OVER 1MDB BOND SALES: STATE MEDIA

    Three units of Goldman Sachs pleaded not guilty to charges of misleading investors regarding $6.5 billion in bond sales that the U.S....

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    PRIMARK OWNER WARNS CORONAVIRUS THREATENS CLOTHING SUPPLIES

    Primark owner Associated British Foods warned on Monday there was a risk of supply shortages on some lines later in the 2019-20 financial...

    Food, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    SOME SAMSUNG, HYUNDAI WORKERS SELF-QUARANTINE AS KOREA INC BRACES FOR VIRUS IMPACT

    Some South Korean workers at Samsung Electronics and Hyundai Motor are staying home as a precautionary measure as corporate Korea scrambles...

    Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    ITALY'S UNICREDIT SAYS MUSTIER TO STAY ON AS CEO

    Italy's biggest bank UniCredit said on Monday Chief Executive Jean Pierre Mustier had confirmed he would remain in his role, following...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    SOME SAMSUNG, HYUNDAI WORKERS SELF-QUARANTINE AS KOREAN INC BRACES FOR VIRUS IMPACT

    Some South Korean workers at Samsung Electronics and Hyundai Motor are staying home as a precautionary measure as corporate Korea scrambles...

    Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS SPUR ODD MARKET MOVES

    Some asset prices are moving together in unusual ways, an indication that investors may be preparing their portfolios for a coronavirus-led...

    Market, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    OIL PRICES SLIDE ON DEMAND CONCERNS AS VIRUS SPREADS GLOBALLY

    Oil prices tumbled more than 2% on Monday, as the rapid spread of a coronavirus in several countries outside China left investors fretting...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    CARGILL TO CHALLENGE BEYOND MEAT, IMPOSSIBLE FOODS WITH NEW PLANT-BASED BURGER

    Cargill Inc will launch plant-based hamburger patties and ground "fake meat" products in April, the company said on Monday, challenging...

    Food, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    LARGE PARTS OF CHINA RELAX CORONAVIRUS CURBS, MANY PLACES REPORT ZERO NEW CASES

    Urged to restore economic activity by President Xi Jinping, large parts of China relaxed curbs on transport and movement of people...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    EX-FACEBOOK EXECUTIVE STARTS GROUP TO HELP EMPLOYEES PUSH COMPANIES ON CLIMATE

    Facebook's former sustainability chief has launched an organization to help employees at big companies press their bosses for more...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 24, 2020

    SANDERS' DEMOCRATIC RIVALS SEEK TO SLOW HIS MOMENTUM AFTER HIS BIG WIN IN NEVADA CAUCUSES

    As Bernie Sanders looked to cement his front-runner status in the U.S. Democratic presidential race after his dominant win in Nevada,...

    U.S., Democrats, politicsNews