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Salesforce in record deal for big-data firm Tableau

Salesforce has announced a multi-billion dollar deal to buy big data company Tableau Software. Marc Benioff , Chairman and co-CEO, Salesforce , comment...


Uber to launch helicopter service in NYC next month

So, why Melbourne? It's not Australia's largest or most cosmopolitan city, though it's reasonably close on both counts. "As major cities grow, the heavy rel...


Build-a-Bear Workshop changes 'Pay Your Age' promotion

This year, it's all going to change. That experience - offered "at no additional charge!" - includes a Birthday Heart ceremony, a birthday sticker and party h...


Oil price could fall to $30: Novak

Falik made the comment as he visited Alexander Novak in Moscow, as Saudi Arabia looks to shore up support for another extension on oil production, in a ...


United States signed ‘another very important part’ of immigration deal with Mexico

President Donald Trump defended his administration's deal with Mexico against criticism that there were no major new commitments to stem a flow of Central Ame...


Markets await clarification of details to the U.S. Mexican deal

They have to get approval", Trump told reporters Monday at the White House, noting that the approval would come from Mexico's legislative body. However, it ...


Raytheon, United Technologies to merge

United Technologies operates United Technologies Electronic Controls in Huntington, which had employed more than 700 production employees before the parent comp...


Raytheon and United Technologies may merge KGUN 9 Digital Staff 5:17

Logo of the USA defense company Raytheon is pictured at an worldwide military fair in Kielce, Poland September 7, 2017. "Raytheon Technologies will continue...


Trump, Xi to meet at G-20 as trade hostilities persist

Finance leaders from the Group of 20 ( G20 ) are in agreement that global trade and geopolitical tensions are getting worse, insiders told news agencies on Su...


2 top executives leaving Uber after shaky IPO

Uber shares that ended the formal trading day down slipped 1.2 per cent to $43.63 in after-market trades. Mr Harford, Ms Joyce and Mr Macdonald did not respond ...


FedEx says it won’t renew US Express contract with Amazon

FedEx added that Amazon only accounted for roughly 1.3 percent of its total revenue in 2018. With Amazon Prime Day just a few weeks away, FedEx today announ...


Some Kroger frozen berries recalled over possible Hepatitis A contamination

The berry medley products have a best by date of July 7 and June 19, 2020. You should throw the products away. "The FDA is continuing to investigate to determ...


Beyond Meat Sales Go Beyond Estimates in Q1

Beyond Meat and its new meatless burger rivals are counting on going head to head with meat inside stores. Sales are growing as people seek to cut down on me...


World's first 360-degree rooftop infinity pool to open atop London skyscraper

You'll get a good view whether you're a front crawl fan or back stroke buff: if you're not gazing at unnervingly-close helicopters in the sky, the pool's floor ...


Toyota and Subaru agree to jointly develop electric SUVs

As a first step in this direction, while accelerating productisation by bringing together technologies that represent each company's strengths and cooperating w...


Barnes & Noble sells to hedge fund Elliott for US$475.8m

The nation's largest retail bookseller has been acquired by a British hedge fund. "Our investment in Barnes & Noble, following our investment previous year in...


Unemployment in US stays at 3.6% with 75000 new jobs

The non-farms figure is regarded as the most important indicator of the health of the United States economy . "It's a flight to safety", said Michael DePal...


Uber launching helicopter service to JFK this summer

Initially, only platinum and diamond members of Uber Rewards - the top two tiers - will be able to use Uber Copter. The rides can be booked on demand or up ...


ANZ first to pass on part of June 2019 RBA rate cut

The Reserve Bank is widely expected to drop the rate to 1.25 per cent on Tuesday, in an effort to lift employment conditions and preserve its inflation target. ...


Pentagon eyes rare earth supplies in Africa in push away from China

The country relies on China for 80% of its imports, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Tuesday that a new re...


Facebook to Unveil Its Cryptocurrency This Month

Facebook , reportedly , will target India first , with a specific focus on funds transfers via remittance - i.e. money sent home to family members. CNBC m...


European Central Bank holds off from raising interest rates

As part of its monetary decisions, the ECB also announced the terms of a fresh round of auctions of cheap central bank cash (TLTRO III). Articles appear on euro...


Mexico agrees to restrict migration to United States after tariffs threats

Details of the agreement will be released shortly by the State Department. However, he faced difficulties in moving forward with tariffs against Mexico . "Th...


1700 jobs cut in Wales as Ford factory closure confirmed

A government spokesman said Ford had committed to supporting employees throughout the consultation process and beyond and the vehicle manufacturer had reaffir...


Single ticket wins a $530 million jackpot

To try and win players now pick five numbers between one and 70 and the Mega Ball number between one and 25. Someone in California has hit the jackpot - the $...


Crude oil rallies in late-day surge, settles almost 2% higher

Oil prices fall to their lowest since January after government data showed surging stockpiles of crude and fuels. Oil prices were also supported by a rise in ...


COAI urges govt to clear the air on Huawei telecom gear

HONG KONG:China approved four operating licenses for 5G networks, setting the stage for the super-fast telecommunications system amid simmering tensions with th...


Mexico sends 6,000 National Guardsmen to control migrants at Guatemalan border

The unexpected announcement rattled global financial markets and even Trump's fellow Republicans fretted about the potential economic impact on USA businesses...


Walmart will launch direct-to-fridge deliveries in three cities

Walmart will only let workers who have been at one of its stores for a year or more make deliveries. The online delivery wars will soon be inside shoppers' ho...


Trump threatens to increase tariffs on China again

Despite the trade war, the deficit with China increased by $2.1 billion to $29.4 billion in April as exports decreased by $1.8 billion to $8.5 billion and imp...