Finance

Four flavors of Goldfish recalled due to salmonella concerns

Mondelez Global has voluntarily begun recalling some Ritz Cracker sandwiches and Ritz Bits products over concern that they may include an ingredient tainted wit...


Google profits soar despite $5B antitrust fine

If you were to look at Alphabet's core operations, without taking into account the $ 5 billion fine , we'd be looking at a quarter with $7.88 billion in operati...


Iran Will See ‘Consequences Few Have Suffered’ If It Threatens U.S.

Seed Leilaz said he was not "worried about the remarks and tweets ", which he described as propaganda. Tehran is already aware of what is coming from the a...


Tesla Asks Suppliers for Cash to Stay Afloat

What's more, a recent teardown of the Model 3 suggests that Tesla's mass market EV might be far more profitable than initially anticipated. Tesla's rally ca...


Tesla sinks on report that suppliers were asked to return cash

The Wall Street Journal reports that Tesla has asked some of its suppliers to refund the electric auto company money that it previously used to purchase parts ...


Mondelez Recalls Ritz Crackers on Salmonella Concern

If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immun...


Mega Millions Jackpot Expected To Climb To $493 Million

Mega Millions tickets cost $2 to play and the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in more than 302 million, a chart on Mega Millions website shows . Consult wi...


Asian stocks rise amid fears of more China, US tariffs

Hong Kong's Hang Seng slipped 0.5 percent and the Shanghai Composite Index was down 0.15 percent. The S&P 500 index dipped 2.66 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,8...


FB suspends US firm over data usage

The news was first reported Friday by the Wall Street Journal , which said Crimson Hexagon has at least 22 separate contracts with US government agencies...


Comcast Withdraws Its 21st Century Asset Bid

Comcast is offering $34 billion to shareholders, topping Fox's bid of $32.5 billion for the remaining 61 percent of the company. Comcast didn't succeed in ac...


No time limit set on N Korea's denuclearisation, says Donald Trump

Yet when negotiations with the North began, Trump stressed that time was of the essence. A USA official told Stars and Stripes that the North may return...


Trump's threat of tariffs on all $505bn of Chinese imports knocks markets

Many companies in the USA are opposed to the administration's use of tariffs against China , saying they risk hurting business and the economy without being l...


PM calls premiers to autumn meeting to reduce internal Canadian trade barriers

Francois-Philippe Champagne - There were big expectations the Quebec MP was in line for a promotion from global trade given his communication skills and energy....


Fiat Chrysler chooses Jeep exec Mike Manley to replace ailing CEO Marchionne

The meeting follows reports yesterday that the 66-year-old - who was due to retire early next year - will not be returning to his role as CEO at FCA or presid...


Sanitary napkins to be exempted from GST, says Maharashtra finance minister

The interim Finance Minister also pointed out that the GST Council will not only be driven by revenue collection, but will also take into account aspects like...


China: US trade policies are ‘confidence killer’ for global economy

The United States launched five separate World Trade Organization dispute actions on Monday challenging retaliatory tariffs imposed by China, the European Union...


Trump threatens to slap tariffs on all $505bn of Chinese imports

Earlier this month, United States imposed tariffs on $34 billion of Chinese imports. European auto shares, sensitive to trade tensions as US officials work to...


Oil prices fall after surprise rise in US inventories

But today, Adeeb Al-Aama, Saudi Arabia's OPEC governor, said that the Kingdom's July crude oil exports would be similar to June's, and that August's exports...


Cloud-driven Microsoft crosses $100bn revenue for first time

MS does not specifically break out Azure revenue/profit but given its massive growth, it was easily the biggest driver to the division's 23% overall revenue gro...


Amazon pulls off record Prime Day despite site glitches

The sale is only available to Amazon Prime members however, which costs £79 a year, and customers are advised to download the Amazon Prime app to make brows...


Pichai responds to European Union fine, hints Google might start charging for Android

It nearly doubles the €2.42b - about Dollars $2.8b - that the European Union levied against the company past year over promoting its own shopping comparison ser...


British PM wins key Brexit vote despite ‘big’ rebellion..

Brexit supporter Andrea Jenkyns launched the first salvo in an open challenge to her leader, suggesting policies unveiled last week were closer to those who wan...


UK Inflation Miss Adds a Little Doubt to BOE August Rate Hike

The pound dropped after the inflation release and was 0.5 percent lower at $1.3044 as of 10:22 a.m. London time after recovering some of its initial losses. "C...


Papa John's founder now says stepping down a 'mistake'

The contents of the letter were first reported by the Wall Street Journal . A special committee of Papa John's board of directors met on Sunday to discuss ...


Seahawks end partnership with Papa John's

Schnatter has since attempted to claim that he was pressured into using the racial slur as part of a public relations exercise with senior staff, created to k...


Papa John's founder apologizes after reportedly using slur

The company said that its independent directors had accepted Mr. Schnatter's resignation and would appoint a new chairman in the coming weeks. Schnatter a...


United Kingdom caver considering legal action after Elon Musk tweet

The submarine was reportedly 5 feet and 6 inches long, small enough to carry one of the boys but likely rigid and obtuse in the tight, murky dimensions of the c...


Netflix reports weaker-than-expected new subscriptions in the second quarter

The company said it added 670,000 streaming customers in the USA, below its guidance of 1.2 million new subscribers. Despite the weak quarter, and a lowered o...


EU official urges Trump, Putin not to destroy global order

But Chinese officials have tried to appeal to American companies as allies. "It is the common duty of Europe and China, but also America and Russian Federatio...


Is Slowing Amazon Prime Membership Growth a Problem?

The company has already taken to the TV airways to promote Prime Day , and sent emails to members. You will also be able to get access to other benefits like...


U.S. lifts export ban on suppliers to China's ZTE

The company also was required to replace its board of directors, retain outside monitors and put Dollars 400 million in escrow to cover any future violations - ...


Everything you need to know about Australia's first Amazon Prime Day

See the fit and fall of dresses, pick & play with products you are interested in. Last year, Amazon Prime Day sale witnessed an overwhelming response from the...


Elon Musk makes unfounded claim about diver who criticized his submarine

Then, like a petulant child, Musk said he'd send his little submarine into the cave anyway, just to prove it could work. Tech billionaire Elon Musk has s...


Build-a-Bear CEO Apologizes for Thursday's Sale Fiasco

Build-a-Bear has a great relationship with its customers and values them very much, she said , adding that the company is still honoring the pay-your-age sale...


Dozens sickened after eating McDonald's salads

The fast-food company also said it is removing its existing salad blend from about 3,000 of its outlets, majority in the Midwest. It is noted that these salad...