Anthem-Cigna Merger To Create Insurance Firm with USD115 Billion Revenue

American health insurance giant Anthem is acquiring its rival Cigna for USD48.3 billion, creating a combined insurance company that will have an estimated USD115...

Trek Bicycle To Recall About One Million Bikes in US, Canada

CALIFORNIA - Trek Bicycle Corporation, a major bicycle product manufacturer and distributor, has ordered a recall of about one million bicycles following the injuries...

Mandarin Oriental Confirms Credit Card Breach in Some US, Europe Hotels

Mandarin Oriental confirms that the credit card systems in a limited number of its hotels in the US and Europe have been accessed without...

Bridgestone Canada Expanding Joliette Plant with USD300M Investment

Bridgestone Canada is expanding its Canadian passenger and light truck tire manufacturing facility in Joliette with a USD300 million investment. In a statement, the company...

Zynga To Cut 364 Jobs in Cost Cutting Move

San Francisco-based video-game maker Zynga announced that it will cut about 18 percent of its workforce by the fourth quarter of this year, a...

Commercial International Bank (Egypt) Concludes Sale of Insurance Stakes to AXA

CAIRO, Egypt – The Commercial International Bank (Egypt) has informed the Egyptian Exchange that it has finalized the procedures of selling the bank stake...
iPhone 8

BRIEFLY: Apple to Launch iPhone 8 September 12

iPhone fans around the world will get to see the latest iPhone 8 on 12 September, according to the invitation sent by Apple Inc...
Air Canada

Air Canada Launches Non-Stop Vancouver-Delhi Flights

Air Canada has announced the introduction of the only non-stop flights from Vancouver to Delhi, India beginning October 20, 2016, in time for Diwali...
McDonald's Canada

McDonald’s Canada Reveals Cyber-Attack on Career Site

CANADA - Personal information of approximately 95,000 job applicants in McDonald's Canada has been compromised following a cyber-attack on the restaurant's career website. McDonald's Canada...

Google Posts 11 Percent Revenue Rise in Q2, Beats Forecast

Silicon Valley-based Google proved that it is still a force to reckon with when it comes to mobile search and advertising after posting an...

Maldives To Host Investment Forum in Beijing

BEIJING, CHINA - The second Maldives Investment Forum will be held in Beijing in September this year, a local newspaper in Maldives reported. The country's...

US: Goldman Upgrades Aegon NV to ‘Buy’ But Will Investors Do In Today’s Trading?

Aegon NV (NYSE:AEG), which provides life insurance, pensions and asset management products and services in the US, Europe and Asia, is upgraded by Goldman...

Bolsas Y Mercado Españoles Joins the Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative

MADRID, Spain - Bolsas Y Mercado Españoles (BME), the stock exchange of Spain, announced that it has partnered with the United Nations Sustainable Stock...

American Airlines Names Operations Officers to Leadership Team

TEXAS, USA – American Airlines Group Inc. announced the appointment of two Air Operations officers to its leadership team. Kimball Stone has been named Vice...

Israel’s Teva Pharmaceutical Offers to Acquire Mylan for USD40 Billion

PENNSYLVANIA, USA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, an international pharmaceutical company headquartered in Petah Tikvah, Israel, has reportedly offered to buy Mylan NV, a Pennsylvania-headquartered...

US: Aegon NV Upgraded by Goldman Sachs to Buy But Will Investors Do...

Aegon NV (NYSE:AEG), which provides life insurance, pensions and asset management products and services in the US, Europe and Asia, is upgraded by Goldman...

Daily Business Brief : McDonalds and Walmart Pay Rise, GoDaddys Stock Market Debut, US...

Here are the top business stories around the world for April 2, 2015. McDonalds, Walmart Raise Workers' Pay Fastfood giant McDonald's and US retailer Walmart have...

Company Shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Trade Higher

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)'s stock closed higher last week at $15.89 a share, up 2.19% from the previous close of $15.55. The question...

Bradesco Reportedly In Exclusive Talks To Buy HSBC’s Brazilian Arm for USD4bn

Bradesco, Brazil's second-largest private sector bank, is reportedly in exclusive talks with HSBC for a USD4bn sale of its Brazilian unit. The Financial Times report...

Pakistan To Ink USD50-Billion Deals With China

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN - China, the world's second-largest economy, is set to sign deals worth USD50 billion with Pakistan under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC),...