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Kraft's failed Unilever bid shows it needs growth over cost cuts

Reuters - 9 hours ago
FILE PHOTO - The company logo for Unilever is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 17, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo. By...

Alibaba dives deeper into stores with a new supermarket plan

InternetRetailer.com - 9 hours ago
Grocery stores operated by Bailian Group will get a technology upgrade with the Alibaba relationship. Lead Photo. (Bloomberg)—Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is teaming up with Shanghai Bailian Group...

Toshiba Seeks At Least $8.8 Billion in Chip Stake Sale

Bloomberg - 49 minutes ago
Toshiba Corp. is looking to raise at least 1 trillion yen ($8.8 billion) from the sale of its memory chip business and will aim to complete the transaction by March 2018, according to a person...

Trump Admin's Amusing Trade Figures Fiddle

Won't Work But Amusing All The Same - 13 hours ago
This idea being floated by one or two within the Donald Trump administration brings a little chuckle. The thought is to change how the trade figures are compiled in order to increase the political...

Snap's IPO Draws Barclays CEO, But London Investors Remain Wary

Bloomberg - 5 hours ago
A full team of Snap Inc. executives, advisers, and the Chief Executive Officer of Barclays Plc attempted to sell the story of the social media company's IPO in London Monday. So far it has been a...

Bailout Negotiators Get Go-ahead to Return to Greece

U.S. News & World Report - 7 hours ago
Greece and its European creditors agreed Monday to resume talks on what economic reforms the country must make next in order to get the money it needs to avoid bankruptcy and a potential exit from...

Women take top roles in Saudi finance giants

CNBC - 15 hours ago
Women have secured top jobs at Saudi Arabia's stock exchange and one of its large national banks, giving hope that new strategic ambitions focused on women and the workforce may be bearing some...

World stocks mostly rise as US market shut for holiday

Newsday - 15 hours ago
Specialist Gregg Maloney, left, works with traders Jeffrey Vazquez, center, and Thomas Ferrigno on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. Photo Credit: AP / Richard Drew....

Exclusive: Burger King and Tim Hortons owner nears deal to buy Popeyes

sources - 6 hours ago
(Reuters) - Restaurant Brands International Inc, owner of the Burger King and Tim Hortons fast-food chains, is nearing a deal to acquire Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Inc, people familiar with the matter...

Gas prices tick up in RI, fall slightly in Massachusetts

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News - 6 hours ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gas is up slightly in Rhode Island. AAA Northeast says its weekly survey Monday found gas prices had risen one penny per...

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