TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares slipped from six-month highs on Wednesday as investors took profits ahead of a policy decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve which is expected to shed more light on its interest rate plans for the rest of the year. A man walks past an electronic stock quotation board outside a brokerage
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s AMP Ltd (AMP.AX) on Wednesday said it will not pay short-term bonuses to most executives, a move that could help it avoid possible board removal should investors vote against its remuneration practices for the second consecutive year. FILE PHOTO: The logo of AMP adorns the head office of Australia’s biggest retail
SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co, facing its biggest crisis in years following deadly crashes of its flagship 737 MAX aircraft, has brought in a new vice president of engineering while dedicating another top executive to the aircraft investigations, a company email showed on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: An American Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight from
ADDIS ABABA/PARIS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Europe and Canada said they would seek their own guarantees over the safety of Boeing’s 737 MAX, further complicating plans to get the aircraft flying worldwide after they were grounded in the wake of two accidents killing more than 300 people. FILE PHOTO: A man watches debris at the scene of
FILE PHOTO: A 3D printed Android mascot Bugdroid is seen in front of a Google logo in this illustration taken July 9, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Alphabet’s Google will prompt Android users to choose their preferred browsers and search apps, a senior Google executive said on Tuesday, as the company seeks to allay
FILE PHOTO: A woman exits the Viacom Inc. headquarters in New York, U.S. on April 30, 2013. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (Reuters) – Viacom Inc said on Tuesday it had begun warning viewers its channels could stop being shown on AT&T Inc-owned DirecTV if it fails to reach a new contract by midnight March 22. Viacom, the
Tencent Music Entertainment company is seen officially listed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., December 12, 2018. REUTERS/Bryan R Smith (Reuters) – China-based music streaming company Tencent Music Entertainment Group on Tuesday posted an in-line quarterly adjusted profit, in its first earnings report since going public. The
FILE PHOTO: Traders work at the post that trades FedEx on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange April 7, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – Package delivery company FedEx Corp reported a lower adjusted quarterly net profit on Tuesday, and cut its full-year earnings per share forecast for the second time, citing weaker global
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks across the globe rose on Tuesday for a seventh straight session, the longest upward streak of the year, while the pound wobbled against the dollar on expectations that European Union officials would give Britain a delay on Brexit negotiations. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York
(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and Nasdaq held at five-month highs on Tuesday as investors hoped the Federal Reserve would stick to its patient stance at the end of a two-day policy meeting this week, shrugging off mixed reports on the U.S.-China trade talks. FILE PHOTO: A trader passes by screens showing Spotify on the
FILE PHOTO: The Citigroup Inc (Citi) logo is seen at the SIBOS banking and financial conference in Toronto, Ontario, Canada October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) said on Tuesday it has fined Citigroup $25 million for violating the Fair Housing Act after it
(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes climbed on Tuesday, as investors hoped for a more accommodative policy stance at the end of the Federal Reserve’s two-day meeting this week. FILE PHOTO: A trader passes by screens showing Spotify on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 13, 2019.
FILE PHOTO: Boeing 737 MAX aircraft are parked at a Boeing production facility in Renton, Washington, U.S., March 11, 2019. REUTERS/David Ryder/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union will not allow models of the Boeing aircraft that crashed in Ethiopia to fly in its skies until it has received sufficient guarantees from the U.S.
OSLO (Reuters) – Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest producers of aluminum, battled on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit parts of its production, sending its shares lower and aluminum prices higher. A note warning visitors about a cyber attack is seen at the headquarters of aluminum producer Norsk Hydro in Oslo,
OSLO (Reuters) – Norsk Hydro, one of the world’s largest producers of aluminum, was battling on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which hit parts of its production, sending its shares lower and aluminum prices higher. FILE PHOTO: An aluminium coil is seen during opening of a production line for the car industry at a
(Reuters) – U.S. stock futures rose slightly on Tuesday as investors anticipated a more accommodative policy stance from the U.S. Federal Reserve in a two-day policy meeting this week. FILE PHOTO: A trader passes by screens showing Spotify on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., March 13, 2019.