Stories about Business

Apr 08 2018

Huge gender pay gap at HSBC

The office has now published these figures. Specifically, in 2017 the average pay of women working at Rockstar North was 64 percent lower than the average pay of men ...

Apr 06 2018

RBI probed ICICI Bank's loan to Videocon in 2016

The bank clarified that the meeting was pre-scheduled and that the board had been meeting regularly in the first week of April in the previous years too, to review the pr...

Mar 29 2018

Twitter to ban cryptocurrency ads, joining Facebook, Google

Its popularity, especially with millennials who make up a large part of crypto enthusiasts, makes it a crucial channel for many crypto-related products and services to ...

Mar 24 2018

U.S. stocks hold steady a day after big loss on trade worries

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 723.45 points, or 2.93 per cent, to 23,958.86, the S&P 500 lost 68.23 points, or 2.52 per cent, to 2,643.7 and the Nasdaq Comp...

Mar 24 2018

US Fed raises key interest rate amid stronger growth outlook

On the other hand, the unemployment rate projection was lowered. The move opens up the range of interest rates paid by major central Banks: ECB 0%; Bank of England 0....

Mar 20 2018

Google is looking to generate revenue from product searches

Retailers list their products on Google Search and Google Express shopping services, and Google Assistant . In exchange, retailers will give Google a cut of the ...

Mar 20 2018

Dairy Queen to give away ice cream on Free Cone Day

Rita's also announced that it will give away free Italian ice , something it has done every year for more than 20 years. Last year, Dairy Queen franchisees contrib...

Mar 19 2018

Russian Federation expels diplomats in spy-poisoning quarrel

Russian Federation said Saturday, March 17 that it would expel 23 British diplomats and close a British consulate following London's "provocative" measures over the p...

Mar 19 2018

Cigna buying Express Scripts for $67B

In 2015, Aetna agreed to buy fellow health insurer Humana Inc.in a $37 billion deal that was later terminated following regulatory scrutiny. Express Scripts ( esrx ...

Mar 16 2018

Tiger Woods at Arnold Palmer

The smile was quickly back on the 14-time major winner's face as he birdied the fourth and sixth, both par fives, and it remained firmly in place as he followed a poor te...

Mar 15 2018

Pi Day freebies: How to score free, discounted pie, pizza in Houston

Whether you're looking for a nostalgic whoopie pie or something a bit more. adult, you can find it locally. BJ'S RESTAURANT AND BREWHOUSE: Dine-in and get a mini one-...

Mar 13 2018

Goldman Sachs names David Solomon as CEO Lloyd Blankfein's replacement

Schwartz, a black belt in karate who serves as the other half of Goldman Sachs's presidential team, is retiring. News of Schwartz's departure comes after a Friday repor...

Mar 11 2018

'Pharma Bro' Shkreli gets 7 years for defrauding investors

Shkreli also was known for flossing his riches on social media, to which the judge acknowledged. Shkreli was also booted from Twitter early previous year for harassin...

Mar 11 2018

Trump's meeting on video game violence could prove contentious

Attendees offered opposing views after the meeting. Following the roundtable, the Entertainment Software Association shared with the press the position it took with t...

Mar 09 2018

United Airlines Announces Lottery to Replace Bonuses

Scott Kirby, president of the Chicago-based airline, said United was "pressing the pause button" on changes that would have handed out much larger bonuses - including vac...

Mar 06 2018

Netflix wins an Oscar for sports doping documentary 'Icarus'

In his acceptance speech, Fogel said, "We dedicate this award to Dr. Grigory Rodchenkov , our fearless whistleblower who now lives in great danger". After striking a c...

Mar 06 2018

Koscielny makes top-four admission as he issues Arsenal plea

The defeat was Arsenal's fourth in a row in all competitions, and the Gunners now must travel to the San Siro to face AC Milan in the Europa League Round of 16 on T...

Mar 05 2018

Trump threatens tax on European cars

Bring it on, Trump wrote. Mr. Trump seemed to have an answer in a tweet: " Trade wars are good, and easy to win ". Mr. Trump has long seized on what he perceives as...

Mar 02 2018

Emojis emerge to be the new battleground for Samsung and Apple

Global cybersecurity firm McAfee on Tuesday extended its partnership with Samsung , saying it will protect the newly launched flagship Galaxy S9 smartphones, Galaxy No...

Feb 26 2018

Kendall Jenner Is Taping 'Family Feud' with Her Family!

Because if so, it seems like the Kardashian-Jenners may have the upper hand based on strength in numbers alone - especially if the kids don't make the age cut-off. She po...