NEW YORK (AFP) - News Corp said Friday its board approved the breakup of the media-entertainment conglomerate headed by Rupert Murdoch into two separate companies, to be effective June 28.May 24, 2013, 9:34 pm
By Jason Lange
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods rose more than expected in April, a hopeful sign that a sharp slowdown in factory output could soon...
(Reuters) - News Corp
The board of the...
By Steve Slater and Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC
PARIS (AFP) - The head of the German central Bundesbank Jens Weidmann said on Friday that eurozone countries should be able to default, a possibility which the EU has gone to great lengths to avoid during the current crisis.May 24, 2013, 8:42 pm
BERLIN (AFP) - Germany must shield its consumers from paying too much of the cost of its ambitious switch from nuclear power and fossil fuels towards renewable energy, the International Energy Agency said on Friday.May 24, 2013, 8:36 pm
BRUSSELS (AFP) - Key obstacles to a banking union, seen as a keystone in locking down the debt crisis, should be resolved within the next few weeks, the official in charge of the day-to-day operation of the eurozone told AFP in an exclusive interview.May 24, 2013, 8:34 pm
MUMBAI (AFP) - Shareholders of India's Jet Airways on Friday approved a deal in which Abu Dhabi-based airline Etihad will take a 24 percent stake in the private carrier, media reports said.May 24, 2013, 8:18 pm
By Sarah Marsh
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's economy will recover from a bout of winter weakness but fall well short of the dynamic growth rates of previous years as euro zone recession ...
By Francesca Landini
MILAN (Reuters) - More Italian companies are set to tap the debt market for the first time this year, hoping to attract yield-hungry investors and find alternative ...
By Martin Santa and Huw Jones
BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The role of the European Banking Authority must be beefed up beyond current plans to ensure that regulation of Europe's banks d...
PARIS (AFP) - French manufacturers turned sharply brighter about their business prospects in May because activity was unexpectedly buoyant and orders were picking up, official survey data showed on Friday.May 24, 2013, 7:34 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - 3i Group PLC
CAIRO (AFP) - Almost three years after an uprising fuelled by the old regime's venality, Egypt's cash-strapped Islamist government is making amends with businessmen who offer to pay their way back into the fold.May 24, 2013, 7:24 pm
DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - German steel distributor Kloeckner & Co
By Taiga Uranaka
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co Ltd <8750.T> has agreed to buy a 40 percent stake in Panin Life from the parent of the Indonesian insurer for...
By Taiga Uranaka
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese life insurers are giving signs that they may not send much more of their $3 trillion in assets abroad this year, as Japanese government bond ...
By Janeman Latul and Kanupriya Kapoor
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Standard Chartered PLC's
By Claire Milhench
LONDON (Reuters) - A tighter oil market in the second half of 2013 will boost some energy stocks, which have trailed the rest of the equity market though the rally, s...
By Yoko Kubota
TOKYO (Reuters) - Mitsubishi Motors Corp <7211.T>, the Japanese maker of Triton pickups, the Outlander Sport SUV and i-MiEV electric car, wants shareholders to appr...
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