Unilever Reverses Plan to Close London Headquarters
Shareholders opposed the move to streamline the company, which would have been a symbolic blow to Britain as it negotiates to leave the European...
Europe Plans a Way to Evade Sanctions on Iran. Will It Work?
The European Union is setting up a payments system to support trade with Iran. The project faces technical challenges — and resistance from the...
Samsung Electronics Expects Record Quarterly Profit
Samsung Electronics Co. expects third-quarter operating profit will be its highest ever, topping analyst estimates as demand for its electronic...
Court Backs Chinese Company's Bid to Invest in Chilean Lithium Producer
Tianqi Lithium Corp. can now acquire about 24% of shares in South America‘s flagship producer of the metal critical to batteries and electric...
GE Is Making a $300 Million Bet on Its New CEO
General Electric has agreed to pay its new chief executive, Larry Culp, as much as $21 million a year for four year—with the potential for hundreds...
New York Regulators Examine the Trump Family’s Tax Schemes
State and city officials announced they were looking into the maneuvers after an investigative report in The New York Times.
Costco Reports Internal Control Issue
The company is assessing its internal control over its financial reporting, a warning that helped send shares in the retailer lower in after-hours...
Zuckerberg Seeks to Quell Anger Over Facebook Executive's Kavanaugh Hearing Appearance
Hundreds of Facebook employees have expressed outrage about a top global policy executive’s decision to support Supreme Court nominee Brett...
Toys 'R' Us Brand Owners Face Uphill Fight
The new owners of Toys “R” Us brand are hoping the toy seller’s spin through bankruptcy will allow the tarnished-but-beloved brand to succeed in a...
Elon Musk Tweet Appears to Mock the SEC
Tweet referencing the ‘Shortseller Enrichment Commission’ comes days after the Tesla chief executive settled with the regulator over fraud charges.
Pence Calls on Google to Drop Mobile Search Project in China
The Trump administration took aim at Google in China, with Vice President Mike Pence calling on the tech giant to halt work on a mobile search app...
Goodbye 'Tronc', Welcome Back Tribune Publishing Co.
Tronc—the owner of the Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun and New York Daily News—is changing its name back to Tribune Publishing Co., just over two...