Category: Business

Key Japan economic index falls, government changes view to ‘worsening’

Key Japan economic index falls, government changes view to ‘worsening’

A key Japanese economic index fell in August and the government on Monday downgraded its view to “worsening”, indicating the export-reliant economy mi ...
Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until further notice

Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until further notice

A pending U.S. lawsuit over claims related to Bayer’s glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been delayed, the company said on Sunday, with a court st ...
HSBC to cut up to 10,000 jobs in drive to slash costs: FT

HSBC to cut up to 10,000 jobs in drive to slash costs: FT

HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA.L) is planning to cut up to 10,000 jobs, more than 4% of its workforce, as interim Chief Executive Officer Noel Quinn seeks to ...
Passport maker De La Rue flies in turnaround specialist

Passport maker De La Rue flies in turnaround specialist

De La Rue (DLAR.L) has appointed turnaround specialist Clive Vacher as chief executive as the banknote and passport maker contends with a series of se ...
Apple supplier Japan Display says aiming for a bailout deal this month

Apple supplier Japan Display says aiming for a bailout deal this month

Japan Display Inc (6740.T) said it aims to clinch a deal this month for least 50 billion yen ($470 million) in vital funding, having had to scramble a ...
Norway to spend less wealth fund cash amid strong growth: government

Norway to spend less wealth fund cash amid strong growth: government

Norway plans to spend less money next year from its $1.1 trillion sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest, as economic growth remains strong and un ...
Oil prices drop as hopes fade for comprehensive U.S.-China trade deal

Oil prices drop as hopes fade for comprehensive U.S.-China trade deal

Oil prices settled lower on Monday, paring earlier gains as hopes of a comprehensive U.S.-China trade deal faded and a new poll showed analysts expect ...