February 21, 2020

Samsung Electronics names non-executive director as board chairman in company first

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it has named a non-executive director as board chairman for the first time, to increase transparency and independence. Powered […]
February 21, 2020

Outbreak will not change China’s commitments to buy U.S. goods: senior U.S. official

The U.S. government expects China to honor its commitments to buy more U.S. goods under a trade deal signed by the world’s two largest economies in […]
February 21, 2020

Asian funds seek a sheltered shore in U.S. assets

Asian shares were under water on Friday as fears over the creeping spread of the coronavirus sent funds fleeing to the sheltered shores of U.S. assets, […]
February 21, 2020

Oil falls as coronavirus spread beyond China heightens demand fears

Oil prices fell on Friday amid concerns over fuel demand as the coronavirus epidemic spread further beyond China, while major crude producers stood pat on any […]
February 21, 2020

Telus says 5,000 jobs at risk if forced to open network to wireless resellers: report

Telus Corp could cut 5,000 jobs and C$1 billion in investments over the next five years if the Canadian telecom operator is forced to slash prices […]
February 21, 2020

Airbus investing up to 1 billion euros in A220 passenger jet program this year

Airbus SE plans to invest between 500 million euros and 1 billion euros ($539 million-$1.08 billion) this year on its A220 passenger jet program, Chief Executive […]
February 21, 2020

Oil prices slide as coronavirus spread beyond China raises demand worries

Oil prices fell on Friday with fears for fuel demand growing as the coronavirus epidemic that originated in China spread further beyond the country, while major […]
February 20, 2020

Dropbox shares rise after upbeat results, share buyback plan

Dropbox Inc on Thursday reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, raised its outlook for operating margin and announced a $600 million share buyback, sending its shares up […]
February 20, 2020

Wall St. eases, led by tech decline on mounting fears coronavirus could spread

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, led by declines in technology heavyweights, after reports of new coronavirus cases in China and other countries intensified fears over its […]
February 20, 2020

T-Mobile, Sprint amend merger terms; to close deal as early as April 1

T- Mobile US and Sprint Corp said on Thursday that they had agreed on new merger terms and were looking to close the deal as early […]