Reuters: Business News
|Buyers circle suddenly attractive U.S. media companies
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - All of a sudden, it seems, everybody wants to own a U.S. media company.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 5:42 PM
|Despite Amazon, brick stores are not dead yet
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Just in time for the Black Friday kick-off to holiday season shopping, stock market investors have been handed tools to bet on the decline of brick-and-mortar retail.
POSTED NOVEMBER 18, 2017 1:35 AM
|Verizon close to announcing digital streaming deal with NFL: Bloomberg
(Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc, no. 1 U.S. wireless carrier, is close to a new deal with the National Football League for digital streaming rights, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 8:30 PM
|Tesla's unfettered ambition will drain finances: analysts
(Reuters) - Tesla Inc may have to ask creditors and shareholders for more capital to fund development of an electric semi truck, a new roadster and accelerated production of a high-volume electric sedan, analysts said on Friday.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 5:18 PM
|Business jets risk U.S. pilot shortage on competition from airlines
MONTREAL (Reuters) - Business jet operators, already offering double digit raises to attract pilots, could face a labor shortfall in North America as they compete with U.S. airlines for talent, executives and analysts said.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 7:14 PM
|Apple pushes launch of HomePod smart speaker to early 2018
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has pushed the launch of its HomePod smart speaker to early next year from December, the company said on Friday, missing the holiday shopping season as the market for such devices becomes increasingly competitive.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 2:59 PM
|U.S. rejects Ford petition to delay recall of three million vehicles
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Friday it was rejecting a petition by Ford Motor Co to delay recalling about 3 million vehicles with potentially defective air bag inflators to conduct additional testing.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 7:34 PM
|Volkswagen accelerates push into electric cars with $40 billion spending plan
WOLFSBURG/HAMBURG (Reuters) - Volkswagen approved a 34 billion euro ($40 bln) spending plan on Friday that accelerates its efforts to become a global leader in electric cars.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 1:57 PM
|Reuters poll: Major U.S. tax cuts not likely this year - economists
BENGALURU (Reuters) - U.S. Republicans are not expected to push major tax cuts through Congress this year, according to a majority of economists in a Reuters poll, who in any case were skeptical that the legislation would provide a significant boost to the economy.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 12:20 PM
|Exclusive: Toshiba set to OK $5 billion injection Monday to stay listed-sources
TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp will decide on Monday to raise some $5 billion from overseas investors, allowing the troubled conglomerate to remain a publicly traded company even if the sale of a key business is delayed, two people with direct knowledge of the process said.
POSTED NOVEMBER 17, 2017 10:49 AM