Category: Business

staffJune 26, 2017

Japanese Airbag-maker Takata files for bankruptcy

Japanese car parts maker Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Japan. It is facing billions of ...

staffJune 23, 2017

Boeing to cut jobs where Trump gave speech promising more jobs

Boeing announced it will cut 200 jobs at its South Carolina plant where President Donald Trump gave a jobs speech ...

staffJune 20, 2017

Barclays charged with fraud in Qatar case

Barclays and four former executives have been charged with fraud over their actions in the 2008 financial crisis. The Serious ...

staffJune 6, 2017

Uber fires 20 staff after harassment investigation

Uber has fired more than 20 people, and is taking other actions against staff, after a harassment investigation. The taxi-app ...

staffJune 5, 2017

London attack: Tech firms fight back in extremism row

Technology companies have defended their handling of extremist content following the London terror attack. Prime Minister Theresa May called for ...

staffMay 22, 2017

Ford to replace chief executive Mark Fields, reports say

Ford chief executive Mark Fields is set to depart following a major reshuffle at the car maker, according to reports. ...

staffMay 4, 2017

Apple to invest $1B in ‘manufacturing fund’ to create U.S. jobs

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the tech giant is investing $1 billion in an “advanced manufacturing fund” to help create ...

staffApril 28, 2017

US economy slows sharply in the first quarter

The US economy slowed dramatically in the first three months of the year, according to official data. GDP expanded at ...

staffApril 28, 2017

Google and Facebook duped in huge ‘scam’

Google and Facebook have confirmed that they fell victim to an alleged $100m scam. In March, it was reported that ...

staffApril 27, 2017

Verizon invests in self-driving vehicle startup Renovo Auto

Telecom giant Verizon invested in the autonomous vehicle startup Renovo Auto, a company founded in 2010 and best known for ...