A slew of ad-blocking apps for iPhones are expected to launch this week.But Apple’s new approach will not affect advertising inside applications such as Facebook (FB.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German luxury carmaker BMW’s (BMWG.DE) new chief executive, Harald Krueger, fainted on stage at the Frankfurt auto show on Tuesday, a Reuters witness reported.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Sergio Marchionne attends a news conference announcing a tentative agreement with the United Auto Workers (UAW) in Detroit, Michigan, September 15, 2015.REUTERS/Rebecca CookAt FCA, about 45 percent of the hourly UAW workers earn lower-tier wages.
N) plans to hire up to 95,000 workers to handle additional business during the holiday season this year, the package delivery company said on Tuesday.In 2013, a late surge in e-commerce packages and severe winter weather caught UPS by surprise, leaving more than 1 million packages stranded on Christmas Eve.
In the 12 months through August, the CPI rose 0.financial markets were pricing a 29 percent probability of a lift-off in the Fed’s benchmark overnight interest rate on Thursday, little changed from before the data’s release.
regulators need to accelerate their efforts beef up the rules governing “dark pool” trading platforms to better protect investors from poor trade execution and conflicts of interest, according to a new report released Tuesday.“Even the largest, oldest and most well-respected dark pools are not above wrongdoing,” the report said.
The UAW has chosen to focus on talks with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU.MI) to reach the first deal among the three Detroit automakers with UAW-represented workers.
N), on Monday said it is working closely with suppliers to prepare for a large ramp-up in production in coming years of the F135 engine that powers the Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT.” The Air Force general who runs the $391 billion F-35 program for the Pentagon said last week that production of the stealth supersonic fighter jet is accelerating rapidly, but the steep ramp-up could stress suppliers.
VX Chairman Peter Voser said he opposed the idea of breaking up the engineering group’s two main businesses and was not facing pressure from its big shareholders for change.His comments, published by SonntagsZeitung newspaper on Sunday, came amid media reports that activist group Cevian, one of ABB’s main shareholders, was pushing for reforms that could include breaking up the company.
PARIS (Reuters) - French carmaker Renault (RENA.PA) is unconcerned with a slowdown in the Chinese economy hitting sales there, Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn said in an interview published on Sunday.
(This version of the story corrects company name to Volvo Car Group from Volvo AB in third paragraph) By David Morgan RUCKERSVILLE, Va.auto sales will make automatic emergency braking standard on new U.
O) threaten to outflank them in the race to develop a self-driving car.They all have that now,” said Malcolm Earp, chief executive at Magma People, a specialist automotive recruitment company said.
In Europe, the key item will be September euro zone inflation data due on Wednesday, likely supplying another arguments for the European Central Bank to beef up quantitative easing.“Yet, we are stuck in a world where central bankers’ words will determine investment decisions, often beyond fundamental reasoning.
If they don’t know who is responsible, they will need to find out,” Yates said.It also remained to be seen how long the shift in emphasis would last because a new administration will take office in January 2017.
TO) has turned down a Chinese offer to buy up to 100 percent of its prized rail unit, documents seen by Reuters show, underscoring its reluctance to cede control of the unit to a state-owned Chinese buyer at this juncture.Tian said BII planned to fund the acquisition with cash reserves and possibly debt.
The world’s largest dedicated toy retailer said it will lower the minimum required for free shipping of online orders from $49 to $19.N) said it planned to test a new unlimited online shipping service this year for $50 annually, a move aimed at Amazon.
The company dominates e-commerce in China, where online spending is expected to hit $1 trillion by 2019, according to a report by research firm Forrester earlier this year.GMV is the total value of transactions made on Alibaba’s platforms and is one of the most closely watched metrics for e-commerce companies.
N) on Tuesday won the dismissal of a class-action lawsuit accusing it of defrauding investors in subprime mortgage offerings that some U.Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations cited the Hudson CDOs as evidence that Goldman tried to profit at clients’ expense ahead of the financial crisis by shedding exposure to subprime mortgages.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Toshiba Corp booked a net loss for the past financial year and pledged a bold restructuring, raising hopes it was finally moving beyond a $1.3 billion accounting scandal.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Brent crude settled up 4 percent on Tuesday as strength in stock markets helped the global oil benchmark recoup the bulk of its losses from the previous session.The divergence between Brent and U.