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AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - U.S. paints and coatings maker PPG Industries has dropped its attempt to buy Dutch rival Akzo Nobel in a 26.3 billion euro ($29.5 billion) deal, stung by repeated rejections f
Industry sales were on track to slightly exceed sales for the same month a year ago with the final result dependent on a big finish over Memorial Day.             
The flawed arguments for leaving the Paris Climate Agreement sound eerily familiar to the Ozone Layer skepticism confronting the Montreal Protocol. Let's review.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. private employers stepped up hiring in May, signaling that the labor market was rapidly tightening amid a firming economy, which could encourage the Federal Reserve to rais
DETROIT (AP) — Memorial Day promotions may have helped the auto industry reverse a four-month downward trend in U.S. auto sales in May. Nissan and Ford both reported U.S. sales gains for May. Toyota&
DETROIT (AP) — Nissan and its Infiniti luxury brand reported that sales rose 3 percent last month, an early sign that May sales could beat analysts’ expectations of only a tiny gain. Nissan say
LONDON (Reuters) - The limited ability of central banks to counter a slowdown in global growth and the rising likelihood of a U.S. recession are among the risks that warrant a more cautious approach t
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve sent a strong signal on Thursday that it will raise interest rates this month and soon begin shedding some of its $4.5 trillion in bond holdings, despite some
WWE Extreme Rules 2017 is headlined by Roman Reigns vs. Finn Balor vs. Seth Rollins vs. Bray Wyatt vs. Samoa Joe in a No. 1 contender's match. What mistakes should WWE avoid at the pay-per-view?
NITI Aayog VC Arvind Panagariya said that India, on an annual basis, is ahead of China and will regain the growth momentum soon on the back of host of reforms initiated by the Modi government.
Deere & Company agreed to acquire the German Wirtgen Group for about $4.9 billion, and China’s currency had its biggest increase against the dollar in five months.
Former officials often don’t have to look far for work: Demand for departing government lawyers among big corporate law firms shows no signs of softening.
Reed Hastings’ assessment reflects similar thoughts in various industries, from retail to cloud computing, book publishing, streaming music and logistics — all businesses that are being ruffled by Am
One in four adults is living in homes that do not suit their needs, but they cannot move on due to the current property market, a new survey has found.
Companies accelerated their hiring last month, adding a robust 253,000 net new jobs in a sign the labor market remains healthy and the economy is strengthening after a weak winter. The private-sec
AI is snowed under accumulated losses of more than Rs 50,000 crore and a debt of about Rs 55,000 crore, of which about Rs 25,000 crore are loans taken to buy aircraft and the remaining for working c
HALIFAX - A newly elected Nova Scotia politician is tapping into personal grief and frustration when he takes on his new role. Tim Halman won the Dartmouth East riding for the ......
WASHINGTON (AP) — More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, the second straight week of increases, though levels remain historically low. The Labor Department says applications for wee
WWE's viewership once again established a new low-point, and with ratings declining each year since it moved to a three-hour format, it's time for WWE to consider a two-hour Raw.
Payroll processor ADP said Thursday that the hiring primarily came from companies with fewer than 500 employees             
Iran had planned to export 400,000 barrels of oil products a day during last year, but unanticipated gas export stop by Turkmenistan, unpredicted gas output disruption at the South Pars field
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. private businesses added 253,000 jobs in May, a private survey found, a sign that employers expect economic growth to keep plowing ahead. Payroll processor ADP said Thursday th
As the NBA Finals are ready to tip off, LeBron James had to answer questions about an incident of racist vandalism at one of his homes. The reality of his words are sure to make some people uncomforta
"Detective Hall called and said, 'Kim, I've got your baby, Kim he's been saved, I've got your baby,'" she said. "I almost tore that emergency room up shouting..."          
An outdoor concert is a perfect way to spend time in summer – listen to good live music in the chill evening. Concert platforms and clubs in Kyiv have prepared a rich program of events coming up
DUBAI/LONDON (Reuters) - OPEC discussed cutting its oil output by a further 1-1.5 percent when it met last week, three sources familiar with the matter said, and could revisit the proposal should inve
PM Boyko Borisov greeted Zoran Zaev on his election as a primier of the Republic of Macedonia and expressed his expectations for the strengthening of the good neighborly relations between the two stat
ST. PETERSBURG – Gazprom expects that a final decision from the Stockholm arbitration might be made by the end of June, and is not afraid of Ukraine withdrawing gas, the Russian gas giant’
Bonds are of about six-month maturities offering 12.3 percent and collateralised by group company shares from Reliance Communications, Reliance Capital and Reliance Infrastructure.
Natural gas projects around the country are now in limbo because the federal agency responsible for approving them lacks a quorum. Once those positions are filled, though, the lines face a difficult t
The hope among the activists seems to be: Exxon must now state that climate change policies will suppress oil demand, its stock price will decline and reduce the company’s ability to invest in new oil
The shareholder vote requiring Exxon to address the possible impact of climate change on its business accomplishes little and ignores the long history of outsiders advising oil companies on their busi
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Drugmaker Eli Lilly will end 2017 like it did 2016, with the departure of a top executive. The diabetes drug maker said Thursday that Chief Financial Officer Derica Rice will retir
America leads the world in artificial intelligence, but lags behind other countries in applying technical innovations to the field of healthcare due to a fragmented marketed and skewed incentives.
For as long as most of us can remember, multinational companies, particularly those coming from the US, have been a very important part of the Irish economy.
It’s been refreshing that the decision of Finance Minister Michael Noonan to sound the starting pistol to sell a valuable chunk of AIB has sparked some sort of debate about Irish banks.
Applicants with language skills as well as backgrounds in finance will be recruited by Grant Thornton following its pledge to create 250 jobs in Dublin over the next 18 months.
Irish businesses, Government departments and semi-state bodies are “sitting ducks” for new and more devastating cyber attacks than the one that crippled computers worldwide last month, a l
Share of “patient care” physicians with an ownership stake in their practices dipped to 47% in 2016 compared to 53.2% in 2012, the AMA’s analysis on practice arrangements shows
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - U.S. paints and coatings maker PPG Industries has dropped its attempt to buy Dutch rival Akzo Nobel in a 26.3 billion euro ($29.5 billion) deal, stung by repeated rejections f
You can now watch MLB games virtual reality each week as part of a three-year partnership between Major League Baseball and Intel. Here's the details and schedule info,
LONDON (Reuters) - History suggests that financial markets react violently when a central bank signals it is scaling back the stimulus that has kept an economy afloat - and lined the pockets of invest
Most parents believe it could never happen to them, but an average of nearly 40 children die each year in the U.S. after being left behind in the backseat of a car. Could this app help prevent future
Most parents believe it could never happen to them, but an average of nearly 40 children die each year in the U.S. after being left behind in the backseat of a car. Could this app help prevent future
(Reuters) - U.S. based farm and construction major Deere & Co said on Thursday it would buy privately held German road construction company Wirtgen Group for $5.2 billion, including debt.
Speaking about the sanctity of the cow, Rajasthan high court judge Mahesh Chandra Sharma said that drinking its milk could prevent cancer while the animal#39;s urine could slow down ageing and absol
Managers from Romania expect a sustained growth of businesses from all sectors during May-July, especially in constructions and commerce, as well as a moderate employment growth, according to the Nati
OTTAWA - "The first people who suffer when payroll taxes go up are young Canadians and new entrants into the workforce." — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. — Newly minted Conservative Leader Andre
The budget for fiscal year 2018 in shale-rich Oklahoma sends about $7 billion to state agencies, but remains off $37 million from this year, the governor said
Max Financial spiked nearly 5 percent in trade after CNBC-TV18 reported that the HDFC Life IPO plan is set to move forward and the proposed merger structure with Max Life will be re-worked. CNBC-TV1
BOUCHERVILLE, Que. - Uni-Select Inc. (TSX:UNS) has reached agreements to buy one of the United Kingdom's biggest distributors of automotive repair parts for about C$355.3 million. The Parts Alliance
Check out the latest odds and some intriguing prop bets for the 2017 NBA Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, plus get advice on how to bet this series from a pro Vegas ha
NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s finance minister says a massive currency overhaul that disrupted commerce across the country last year had little effect on the economy, a day after reporting a slowdown
DELFT, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch tech startup and a construction company have unveiled a Hyperloop test facility, a 30-meter (100-foot) long white steel tube that will be used to help develop the fu
CNBC-TV18#39;s Anuj Singhal caught up with Saurabh Handa who tracks oil gas at Citi along with MK Surana of HPCL to get a sense of what#39;s lined up for the sector going forward.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — PPG Industries is retreating from its attempt to take over AkzoNobel after repeated refusals to negotiate by the Dutch chemicals company. There has been an aggressive push to consoli
PITTSBURGH (AP) — PPG Industries is retreating from its attempt to take over AkzoNobel after repeated refusals to negotiate by the Dutch paint and coatings maker. There has been an aggressive push to
Despite MakeMyTrip clarifying that Keyur Joshi was no longer an employee of the company, the trolls did not relent and threatened to rate the app poorly,
VALCOURT, Que. - BRP Inc. (TSX:DOO) is instituting the first quarterly dividend in its history, preparing to buy back shares and raising its outlook for the current financial year. The maker ...
TOKYO (Reuters) - Western Digital said on Thursday it is still seeking arbitration in a dispute with Toshiba Corp over the auction of its prized chip unit, arguing that a transfer of assets by the Ja
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