Apparently the iPhone was invented nearly 350 years ago, according to Apple boss Tim Cook’s interpretation of a painting.
The competition regulator in the United Kingdom is investigating Britain’s top modeling agencies
ATHENS (Reuters) – While Greece’s government trumpeted a debt relief deal with other euro zone countries on Wednesday as the beginning of the end of its bruising six-year financial crisis, many Greeks remained unconvinced.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Whole Foods Market Inc unveils its new 365 grocery chain on Wednesday with a bright and airy store that offers lower prices and more technology than the company’s namesake shops. To thrive, though, experts say 365 has to beat i…
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TOKYO (Reuters) – The head of Uniqlo operator Fast Retailing Co Ltd said revamping the Japanese company’s struggling U.S. operations was a top priority, and that it would focus on raising the casual clothing brand’s profile there.
I WAS asked yesterday in a radio interview about the Treasury’s report, published on Monday, which predicted a sharp recession if Britain votes to leave the EU. My opponent in that debate dismissed my view on the grounds that The Economist had advocate…
A decision by the U.K. to leave the European Union in the June 23 referendum could jeopardize sterling’s position as a reserve currency, S&P warned.
Former Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer Ed Balls says his party is in the process of a “big change.”
THE angry mobs that now comprise the endless security lines at America’s airports at least have the satisfaction of seeing the first head roll.
Earlier this week, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) replaced its security chief after a tumultuous three years on the job that were peppered with embarrassments for the agency, although no actual big security breaches. Kelly Hoggan (pictured) became the TSA’s assistant secretary for security operations in May 2013. In an e-mail to employees, the agency announced that he would be replaced on an acting basis by his deputy, Darby LaJoye.
While the TSA has come under recent fire for long queues that are only expected to lengthen as the summer travel season begins, the the most damning indictment of Mr Hoggan’s team came last year. In June, it was reported that screeners had failed to detect explosives and weapons in 67 of 70 cases when agents posing as passengers had attempted to sneak them on to planes. Despite those…Continue reading
HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore’s drastic move to shut Swiss bank BSI’s operations in the city-state over its dealings with scandal-hit Malaysian fund 1MDB is a wake-up call for wealth managers in Asia, which had been spared the large fines a…
LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – OPEC’s thorniest dilemma of the past year – at least from a purely oil standpoint – is about to disappear.
Online merchants in Europe still face barriers when they are selling abroad. Legal fragmentation, taxation systems, logistics and distribution are among the most difficult barriers to overcome for online merchants who are trying to expand their business cross-border in Europe. That’s the conclusion from the Cross-border E-commerce Barometer by the Continue reading
Royal Dutch Shell will increase the number of job cuts in 2015 and 2016 by around 20 percent to at least 12,500.
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