Alibaba's Jack Ma Denies Beijing Forced Him Out
Billionaire Jack Ma said China’s government didn’t push him to step down as head of Alibaba, blaming rumors emanating from outside China for...
Benefit Gains Exceed Wage Growth, New Labor Data Show
Americans’ compensation is growing, but workers might not notice it in their regular pay.
Neiman Marcus Sales Rise but Losses Continue
Neiman Marcus reported stronger quarterly sales, as the luxury retailer benefits from robust spending by wealthy consumers.
Behind Your Rising Health-Care Bills: Secret Hospital Deals That Squelch Competition
Hidden provisions in contracts between health-care providers and insurers allow hospitals to hide prices from consumers, add fees and discourage...
U.S. Business Groups Urge Trump to Keep Canada in Nafta
U.S. business groups sought Tuesday to increase pressure on the Trump Administration to retain the existing structure of Nafta, urging U.S....
Women Trail Men in Size of Equity Stakes in Startups
Female employees at startups typically get less than half the amount of equity of their male peers, according to a new study, highlighting one...
Dollar Tree to Consolidate Support Centers
Dollar Tree said it is consolidating store support centers into the company’s new headquarters in Chesapeake, Va.
Very Interesting! Awesome! Love it! Gmail Users Confront Chipper 'Smart Reply'
Google’s automated email replies, which are being rolled to its 1.4 billion accounts, have baffled users with some peculiar suggestions
Giant Debt Offer Tests Appetite for Low-Rated Companies
One of the largest-ever sales of speculative-grade debt underscores a favorable environment for U.S. borrowers amid a robust economy and strong...
Latest U.S. Trade Tariffs Leave China Facing a Dilemma
New U.S. tariffs on China’s exports escalated the countries’ trade fight, with Chinese officials scrambling on how to retaliate and whether to...
General Mills Posts Sales Growth, But North America Underperforms
Sales rose in General Mills’ latest quarter despite a decline in its North American business, which brings in most of the food company’s revenue.
Bertelsmann to Merge Unit That Moderates for Facebook With Rival
Bertelsmann has agreed to merge the part of its business that offers content moderation services for the likes of Facebook with a competitor.