Corporate News

Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

Sep 21, 2017

President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors

Mercedes to invest $1B in Alabama for electric SUVs

Sep 21, 2017

Mercedes-Benz says it will invest $1 billion in Alabama facilities as it launches a new line of electric SUVs

Consumer packaging group to reduce confusing food labels

Sep 21, 2017

"Display Until?" "Best Before?" Some of the biggest consumer goods companies aim to simplify food date labels to cut down on shopper confusion

Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

Sep 21, 2017

Carmaker Mercedes-Benz announced Thursday that it will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant and to build a battery factory nearby, moves it said would create 600 new jobs

Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort

Sep 21, 2017

Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort at its California factory

Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring

Sep 21, 2017

Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring that includes jobs for toy demonstrators _ despite its filing for bankruptcy

Ryanair CEO admits mistakes amid cancellations crisis

Sep 21, 2017

Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary is set to face shareholders at the company's annual general meeting amid a pilot shortage that has forced the budget airline to cancel hundreds of flights

Google buys HTC's Pixel team in $1.1B bet on devices

Sep 21, 2017

Google is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services

Reprocessed nuclear fuel returned to Japan for reactor use

Sep 21, 2017

A shipment of reprocessed nuclear fuel containing plutonium has arrived back in Japan for use in a power plant reactor as country tries to burn more of its stockpile

Business ties complicate Muslim states' response to Rohingya

Sep 21, 2017

The muted response of the Muslim world to the exodus of Rohingya Muslims may have roots in lucrative business interests in Southeast Asia

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