David Yeom combined childhood nostalgia, marketing experience and all-star connections to create a new way to buy low-cost goods.
Toyota Motor Corp said on Monday it will recall almost 1.6 million additional U.S. vehicles for front passenger side Takata air bag inflators that could rupture.
Before you call someone a “loose cannon” check that you know what that means.
Airbnb has asked for cooperation from European regulators, following a wide range of issues for the home sharing start-up.
Crude is not trading at a “fair price” to encourage investment, Qatar’s energy and industry minister said Tuesday.
The greatest satisfaction for who have broken business barriers is the pathways they have opened for those who follow.
Embracing social entrepreneurship with an eco twist, SaltWater Brewery uses beer-brewing byproducts to create biodegradable rings that nourish — not maim and kill — marine life. We’ll drink to that.
SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Volkswagen AG has made substantial progress toward reaching a final settlement next month with car owners and the U.S. government over the German automaker’s cheating on diesel emissions tests, a federal judge said…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – New U.S. single-family home sales recorded their biggest gain in 24 years in April, touching a more than eight-year high as purchases increased broadly, a sign of growing confidence in the economy’s prospects.
Brazil can still turn things around, but it won’t be easy, Columbia University’s Marcos Troyjo says.
Leaked minutes from the central bank show China has stepped back from its commitment to liberalize the yuan, the Wall Street Journal has reported.
(Reuters) – The New York attorney general’s office on Tuesday sued Domino’s Pizza Inc , claiming it is liable for wage theft by franchisees because the company used a computer system that it knew under-calculated workers’ pay.
(Reuters) – Monsanto Co, the world’s largest seed company, turned down Bayer AG’s $62 billion acquisition bid as “incomplete and financially inadequate” on Tuesday, but said it was open to engage further in negotiations.
The one-storey prototype building in Dubai, with floorspace of about 2,700 square feet, used a 20-foot by 120-foot by 40-foot printer.
IN 1863, London became the first city in the world to build an underground train system. The line, which ran from Paddington to Farringdon, used coal-powered steam trains. For passengers, that made the daily commute a grimy and unpleasant one.
Plus ca change, a modern-day Londoner might lament. Today’s tube network runs for an impressive 402 kilometres, through 270 stations. But demand has increased dramatically. In the 2015/16 fiscal year, Londoners took 1.34 billion tube journeys. That is two-and-a-half times more than in 1982, the post-war low point. Trains are often crowded and delays frequent.
Things have been improving recently. Much of the network of 11 lines that runs deep beneath central London’s streets was built in the 50 years after that inaugural journey (the exceptions being the Victoria line, which opened in 1968, and the Jubilee line, which opened in 1979; other lines have since been extended into the suburbs). So Transport for London (TfL), which runs the tube, has been busy overhauling its creaking infrastructure, upgrading signals (some of which dated back to 1920), tracks, trains and stations. It says it now…Continue reading
The company unveiled some tweaks to help people share more within the 140-character limit, and to encourage them to share more and richer content.
While the numbers in India suggest huge potential — fewer than two in every 10 of the country’s 1.3 billion people have a smartphone — the world’s fastest growing major market operates differently to other markets where Apple has enjoyed stellar grow…
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Anthem Inc Chief Executive Officer Joseph Swedish said on Tuesday the health insurer was pushing for approval from antitrust regulators reviewing its $51 billion acquisition of Cigna Corp and expects to hear a decision in July.