Category: Business

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staffSeptember 28, 2017

Roku’s IPO values company at $1.3B

Video streaming service Roku announced plans to sell $219 million worth of shares, valuing the company at $1.3 billion for ...

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staffSeptember 27, 2017

Boeing, Bombardier dispute could hit UK jobs

LONDON – British premier Theresa May on Wednesday said she was “bitterly disappointed” about a dispute between Canadian and U.S. ...

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

Air Berlin to sell assets after filing for insolvency

Air Berlin, Germany’s second-largest passenger carrier, has confirmed it is negotiating with other airlines to sell its assets after filing ...

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

Turkish Trade Center opens in New York

NEW YORK – A new Turkish Trade Center has been opened in the heart of one of the world’s largest ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

Wall Street opens higher ahead Trump’s speech at UN

NEW YORK – American stocks opened higher Tuesday, ahead of President Donald Trump’s first speech to the United Nations General ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

Ryanair cancels 2,000 flights, costing airline $30M

PARIS – Ryanair, Europe’s biggest budget airline, said on Tuesday it had canceled 2,000 flights scheduled until the end of ...

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staffSeptember 18, 2017

Snapchat blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia

Social media platform Snapchat has blocked access to Al Jazeera content in Saudi Arabia. Snapchat said it was asked by ...

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staffSeptember 8, 2017

Pierre Bergé, partner of Yves Saint Laurent, dies at 86

The French businessman Pierre Bergé, who helped his partner Yves Saint Laurent build his fashion house into a worldwide brand, ...

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staffAugust 25, 2017

Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong jailed for corruption

A court in South Korea has sentenced Samsung’s billionaire heir-apparent Lee Jae-yong to five years in prison for corruption. Mr ...

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staffAugust 4, 2017

Device could make washing machines lighter and greener

A simple device to cut the weight of washing machines could save fuel, cut carbon emissions, and reduce back injuries, ...