Business News

Bombardier calls proposed 220 pct U.S duty on CSeries jets 'absurd'

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:31
MONTREAL, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc on Tuesday called a 220 percent preliminary anti-subsidy duty slapped by the U.S. Commerce Department on its CSeries jets "absurd and divorced from the reality about the financing of multibillion-dollar aircraft programs."
Categories: Business News

Frontera seeks to invoke force majeure due to Peru protests

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:27
LIMA, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Frontera Energy Corp is seeking to declare force majeure due to protests by Amazonian tribes in Peru that have halted its operations in the country's biggest oil block, Peru's energy regulator Perupetro said Tuesday.
Categories: Business News

Outgoing N.Ireland leader says U.S. Bombardier ruling 'not end of process'

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:22
DUBLIN, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Northern Ireland's outgoing leader Arlene Foster, whose region produces the wings for Bombardier Inc's CSeries jets, said a U.S. decision to slap duties on the plane was disappointing, but "not the end of the process."
Categories: Business News

Corruption Probe Threatens Adidas's U.S. Overhaul

WSJ Company News feed - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:13
Adidas’s rebranding campaign in the U.S. market suffered a blow after one of the company’s executives and an Adidas affiliate were arrested as part of a federal probe into corruption in college basketball.
Categories: Business News

Brazil's Embraer cheers U.S. decision on Bombardier subsidies

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:11
SAO PAULO, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Brazilian planemaker Embraer SA cheered a decision by the U.S. Department of Commerce on Tuesday to slap preliminary anti-subsidy duties of 220 percent on CSeries jets made by Bombardier Inc after U.S. rival Boeing Co claimed the aircraft were unfairly subsidized by Canada.
Categories: Business News

UPDATE 6-U.S. charges NCAA basketball coaches with bribery, fraud

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:08
NEW YORK, Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. authorities on Tuesday unveiled fraud charges against 10 people associated with some of the country's premier college basketball programs, including four coaches and an Adidas AG executive, following a two-year corruption probe.
Categories: Business News

Boeing says U.S. trade decision shows Bombardier received subsidies

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:06
NEW YORK, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Boeing Co said on Tuesday that a steep import duty proposed by the United States on Bombardier Inc's CSeries aircraft shows that the Canadian company received "massive illegal subsidies."
Categories: Business News

Fast-food runner Sonic's payment systems breached -KrebsOnSecurity

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:05
Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. fast-food chain operator Sonic Corp has acknowledged a breach affecting an unknown number of store payment systems, KrebsOnSecurity reported on Tuesday.
Categories: Business News

UPDATE 1-U.S. slaps duties on Bombardier jets after Boeing subsidy complaint

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:04
Sept 26 (Reuters) - The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday slapped preliminary anti-subsidy duties on CSeries jets made by Bombardier Inc after rival Boeing Co charged that the aircraft were unfairly subsidized by Canada.
Categories: Business News

Uber to defend business model at UK tribunal on worker rights

Reuters Biz News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:03
LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] is expected to tell a British employment appeal tribunal on Wednesday that its drivers are self-employed and not workers entitled to a range of extra benefits, less than a week after the firm was told it would lose its London license.
Categories: Business News

For the First Time in Years, U.S. Rises in Global Business Ranking

WSJ Company News feed - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:01
The United States is the second most competitive economy in the world in 2017, trailing only Switzerland, according to a closely watched index from the World Economic Forum.
Categories: Business News

Aston Martin DB11 V8: German brawn meets a British beauty - CNET

Google Technology - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:01

CNET

Aston Martin DB11 V8: German brawn meets a British beauty
CNET
For Aston Martin, a V12 is a lot more than a pair of inline-six engines joined at the crank. That iconic "vee" configuration has delivered a huge portion of the the character of the previous few iterations of the DB cars. For the 2017 DB11, the ...
2018 Aston Martin DB11 V8 first drive reviewDigital Trends
First Drive: 2018 Aston Martin DB11 V-8Automobile
2018 Aston Martin DB11 V8 first-drive: The driver's GTSlashGear
Telegraph.co.uk -Autoblog (blog) -Jalopnik -CAR Magazine
all 27 news articles »
Categories: Business News

Uber to defend business model at UK tribunal on worker rights

Reuters Company News - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:01
LONDON, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Uber is expected to tell a British employment appeal tribunal on Wednesday that its drivers are self-employed and not workers entitled to a range of extra benefits, less than a week after the firm was told it would lose its London licence.
Categories: Business News

Twitter Tests Doubling Length Limit to 280 Characters

WSJ Company News feed - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 18:54
Twitter said it would begin testing a new limit of 280 characters, double its current limit, as a concession to users who have been clamoring for changes to the short-messaging service.
Categories: Business News

Atlus Issued a DMCA Takedown Against a PS3 Emulator's Patreon Over Persona 5 - USgamer

Google Technology - Tue, 09/26/2017 - 18:51

USgamer

Atlus Issued a DMCA Takedown Against a PS3 Emulator's Patreon Over Persona 5
USgamer
"We believe that our fans best experience with our titles (like Persona 5) on the actual platforms for which they are developed." News by Matt Kim, 09/26/2017. Share this: Facebook Twitter Reddit. In a move that will no doubt spark a larger debate ...

and more »
Categories: Business News

Pages