• Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of imprisoned hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, departs Manhattan Federal Court in New York
    Rajaratnam's brother loses bid to … Reuters - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of imprisoned hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, on Friday lost a bid to dismiss some of … More »Rajaratnam's brother loses bid to …

    Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of imprisoned hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, departs Manhattan Federal Court in New York

    By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of imprisoned hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, on Friday lost a bid to dismiss some of the insider trading charges leveled against him last year. U.S. District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald in Manhattan ruled that the indictment adequately alleged …

  • A woman uses a mobile device while walking past a Telus store in Ottawa
    Telus in new agreement to buy Canadian … Reuters - 6 hours ago

    (Reuters) - Telus Corp , one of Canada's dominant telecom providers, has reached a new agreement to acquire struggling wireless startup Mobilicity, in a renewed bid to … More »Telus in new agreement to buy Canadian …

    A woman uses a mobile device while walking past a Telus store in Ottawa

    (Reuters) - Telus Corp , one of Canada's dominant telecom providers, has reached a new agreement to acquire struggling wireless startup Mobilicity, in a renewed bid to overcome government objections on competition grounds. Mobilicity said late Thursday that it agreed to be acquired by Telus for C$350 million and that a …

  • A shopper walks out of the Lululemon Athletica store in New York
    Lululemon yoga pants lawsuits in U.S. … Reuters - 8 hours ago

    By Nate Raymond and Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has issued final dismissals of lawsuits accusing Lululemon Athletica Inc and various company officials … More »Lululemon yoga pants lawsuits in U.S. …

    A shopper walks out of the Lululemon Athletica store in New York

    By Nate Raymond and Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. judge has issued final dismissals of lawsuits accusing Lululemon Athletica Inc and various company officials of defrauding shareholders by concealing defects in yoga pants. U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan had on April 4 issued "draft" …

  • Employees of Soil Machine Dynamics work on a subsea mining machine being built for Nautilus Minerals at Wallsend
    The robot is ready - so when will deep … Reuters - 16 hours ago

    By Stephen Eisenhammer and Silvia Antonioli NEWCASTLE, England/LONDON (Reuters) - The world's first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting … More »The robot is ready - so when will deep …

    Employees of Soil Machine Dynamics work on a subsea mining machine being built for Nautilus Minerals at Wallsend

    By Stephen Eisenhammer and Silvia Antonioli NEWCASTLE, England/LONDON (Reuters) - The world's first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting to claw up high grade copper and gold from the seabed off Papua New Guinea (PNG) - when a wrangle over terms is solved. The world waits for the judgment …

  • The Apple logo is pictured at its flagship retail store in San Francisco
    Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs … Reuters - 14 hours ago

    By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four large technology companies should not be allowed to limit evidence about Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs at an upcoming … More »Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs …

    The Apple logo is pictured at its flagship retail store in San Francisco

    By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Four large technology companies should not be allowed to limit evidence about Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley, according to a court document filed late on Thursday by employees suing the firms. Tech workers brought a …

  • A man walks past a row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan
    GM could benefit, too, from an ignition-switch … Reuters - 12 hours ago

    If General Motors Co creates a fund to compensate victims of its faulty ignition switches, an option that a top legal adviser suggested it is exploring, the company could … More »GM could benefit, too, from an ignition-switch …

    A man walks past a row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan

    If General Motors Co creates a fund to compensate victims of its faulty ignition switches, an option that a top legal adviser suggested it is exploring, the company could give up strong defenses to a wave of lawsuits. By setting up a fund, GM could avert years of civil litigation and limit its financial and reputational …

  • This Week In Tech: Google, Heartbleed (Again), Yahoo, And Volvo
    This Week In Tech: Google, Heartbleed … Business 2 Community - 4 hours ago

    From dipping stocks to combating Heartbleed, this week in tech focused on surviving the ups and downs of our online society. We also see a few companies at the top of … More »This Week In Tech: Google, Heartbleed …

    This Week In Tech: Google, Heartbleed (Again), Yahoo, And Volvo

    From dipping stocks to combating Heartbleed, this week in tech focused on surviving the ups and downs of our online society. We also see a few companies at the top of their game, going after the gold, and creating innovative ways to keep our eyes on the road and hands off our smartphones. This is...

  • Batista, Chairman and CEO of EBX Group speaks at a dinner panel discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills
    Brazilian tycoon Batista investigated … Reuters - 5 hours ago

    Brazil´s federal police have opened an investigation into former billionaire Eike Batista for financial crimes, including insider trading, manipulation of markets and … More »Brazilian tycoon Batista investigated …

    Batista, Chairman and CEO of EBX Group speaks at a dinner panel discussion at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills

    Brazil´s federal police have opened an investigation into former billionaire Eike Batista for financial crimes, including insider trading, manipulation of markets and money laundering, Brazilian media reported on Friday. If the police probe leads to criminal charges against Batista, it would be yet another major blow for …

  • A man walks past a row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan
    Auto airbag maker Continental named … Reuters - 7 hours ago

    Plaintiffs' lawyers are seeking to draw Continental Automotive Systems U.S., the maker of airbag systems in recalled General Motors Co vehicles, into litigation over … More »Auto airbag maker Continental named …

    A man walks past a row of General Motors vehicles at a Chevrolet dealership on Woodward Avenue in Detroit, Michigan

    Plaintiffs' lawyers are seeking to draw Continental Automotive Systems U.S., the maker of airbag systems in recalled General Motors Co vehicles, into litigation over an ignition-switch defect that has been linked to 13 deaths. A lawsuit filed on Wednesday in federal court in California is the first to name Continental, …

  • A parcel travels along a conveyer belt at Amazon's new distribution center in Brieselang
    Amazon's tax-free European profits … Reuters - 6 hours ago

    By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) - The amount of money Amazon.com Inc reports through a tax-exempt vehicle in Europe has dropped sharply in the past two years, even as … More »Amazon's tax-free European profits …

    A parcel travels along a conveyer belt at Amazon's new distribution center in Brieselang

    By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) - The amount of money Amazon.com Inc reports through a tax-exempt vehicle in Europe has dropped sharply in the past two years, even as European sales jumped, after the U.S. tax authority tightened rules it felt were being abused to shift profits. Amazon minimizes its tax bill by having the …

  • Compensation battle rages four years … Reuters - 13 hours ago

    Four years after the Deepwater Horizon spill, oil is still washing up on the long sandy beaches of Grand Isle, Louisiana, and some islanders are fed up with hearing from … More »Compensation battle rages four years …

    Four years after the Deepwater Horizon spill, oil is still washing up on the long sandy beaches of Grand Isle, Louisiana, and some islanders are fed up with hearing from BP that the crisis is over. Jules Melancon, the last remaining oyster fisherman on an island dotted with colorful houses on stilts, says he has not found …

  • The company's name is displayed on a billboard near the headquarters of Biogen Idec Inc. in Cambridge
    Exclusive: Biogen prices hemophilia … Reuters - 5 hours ago

    Biogen Idec Inc is pricing its newly approved long-acting hemophilia drug, Alprolix, to cost U.S. patients, and insurers, about the same per year as older, less convenient … More »Exclusive: Biogen prices hemophilia …

    The company's name is displayed on a billboard near the headquarters of Biogen Idec Inc. in Cambridge

    Biogen Idec Inc is pricing its newly approved long-acting hemophilia drug, Alprolix, to cost U.S. patients, and insurers, about the same per year as older, less convenient therapies whose price can reach about $300,000 annually. The move could pressure rivals such as Pfizer Inc to lower prices for existing hemophilia treatments, …

  • A Zimbabwean worker holds a piece of rough diamond from the country's Marange diamond fields, inside a polish and cutting shop in Harare
    Rough diamond prices to bounce back … Reuters - 11 hours ago

    By Diana Asonova MOSCOW (Reuters) - Natural rough diamond prices may rise 5 to 10 percent in 2014 on recovering demand for jewellery in developed and emerging markets, … More »Rough diamond prices to bounce back …

    A Zimbabwean worker holds a piece of rough diamond from the country's Marange diamond fields, inside a polish and cutting shop in Harare

    By Diana Asonova MOSCOW (Reuters) - Natural rough diamond prices may rise 5 to 10 percent in 2014 on recovering demand for jewellery in developed and emerging markets, the head of Belgium's diamond lobby told Reuters in an interview. Polished diamond prices increased in all categories in 2014 as trade volumes reached …

  • The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Audi car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show in Geneva
    Audi expects to sell half million cars … Reuters - 11 hours ago

    By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - Volkswagen's luxury division Audi plans to sell about half a million cars this year in China, the world's biggest auto market, … More »Audi expects to sell half million cars …

    The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Audi car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show in Geneva

    By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - Volkswagen's luxury division Audi plans to sell about half a million cars this year in China, the world's biggest auto market, and raise the number of its Chinese dealers to 500 by 2017. The German automaker hopes its car sales will exceed 500,000 this year, executives told reporters …

  • Businessman walks in Tokyo's business district
    Japan investment in Southeast Asia surges … Reuters - 14 hours ago

    Japanese companies' investments in Southeast Asia surged last year to almost three times the amount invested in China, after relations between Beijing and Tokyo soured … More »Japan investment in Southeast Asia surges …

    Businessman walks in Tokyo's business district

    Japanese companies' investments in Southeast Asia surged last year to almost three times the amount invested in China, after relations between Beijing and Tokyo soured in 2012 and Chinese labor costs rose, a government agency of Japan said on Friday. Japanese companies invested 2.33 trillion yen ($22.8 billion) in Singapore, …

  • A Mauritian rides his motorbike past Mauritius' central bank in the capital Port Louis
    Mauritius 273-day Treasury bills yield … Reuters - 11 hours ago

    PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - The weighted average yield on Mauritius' 273-day Treasury bills fell to 2.93 percent at auction on Friday from 3.05 percent at the previous … More »Mauritius 273-day Treasury bills yield …

    A Mauritian rides his motorbike past Mauritius' central bank in the capital Port Louis

    PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - The weighted average yield on Mauritius' 273-day Treasury bills fell to 2.93 percent at auction on Friday from 3.05 percent at the previous sale, the central bank said. The Bank of Mauritius sold all the 600 million rupees ($20 million) worth of bills on offer. It received bids worth 1.7 billion …

  • A ship passes through the Suez Canal near Port Said
    Egypt's Suez Canal March revenues … Reuters - 13 hours ago

    CAIRO (Reuters) - Revenue from Egypt's Suez Canal rose 8.5 percent to $441.9 million in March from $407.4 million in the same month a year ago, Egypt's state … More »Egypt's Suez Canal March revenues …

    A ship passes through the Suez Canal near Port Said

    CAIRO (Reuters) - Revenue from Egypt's Suez Canal rose 8.5 percent to $441.9 million in March from $407.4 million in the same month a year ago, Egypt's state information portal said late on Thursday. February revenues stood at $339.3 million, the lowest in four years. The waterway, the fastest shipping route between …

  • How to Create a Super Strong Password (Infographic)
    How to Create a Super Strong Password … Entrepreneur - 13 hours ago

    In the wake of the recent Heartbleed SSL bug revelation, it's more crucial now than ever to update all of your online passwords. Here's how in one easy, neat … More »How to Create a Super Strong Password …

    How to Create a Super Strong Password (Infographic)

    In the wake of the recent Heartbleed SSL bug revelation, it's more crucial now than ever to update all of your online passwords. Here's how in one easy, neat and tidy infographic.

  • 5 Things Anyone Can Do to Be More Self-Confident
    5 Things Anyone Can Do to Be More S … Inc - 19 hours ago

    A new book tells women how to boost their self-assurance, but the advice is good for men, too. More »5 Things Anyone Can Do to Be More S …

    5 Things Anyone Can Do to Be More Self-Confident

    A new book tells women how to boost their self-assurance, but the advice is good for men, too.

  • How to Find the Best Office Space for Your Cleaning Service
    How to Find the Best Office Space for … Entrepreneur - 6 hours ago

    If you're not sure where to locate your business, these tips can help you decide whether to start at home or rent commercial space. More »How to Find the Best Office Space for …

    How to Find the Best Office Space for Your Cleaning Service

    If you're not sure where to locate your business, these tips can help you decide whether to start at home or rent commercial space.

 
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