Growing power of corporate dollar in international aid In the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, corporations the world over wasted no time in mobilising their money to help the survivors. Some companies have pledged more to the Philippines than major nations, signifying the growing power of the corporate dollar in ... 11/14/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
GM in spotlight over 'corporate fraud' allegations The Times of India and other local media said a government investigation had alleged that senior GM India executives violated engine testing norms and committed fraud. The three-member panel probing the alleged violations by GM India submitted its report ... 10/22/2013 - 4:20 am | View Link
Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest Britain's Vodafone plans to invest as much as $2 billion to buy out minority shareholders in Vodafone India, the Financial Times reported on Monday. * Malaysia's southern state of Johor, which neighbours Singapore, will impose a higher processing fee on ... 10/8/2013 - 12:27 am | View Link
Is China starting a new era of corporate crackdown? High-profile actions against Western companies in China in recent months suggest the world's second-biggest economy is starting a new era of toughness on corruption, possibly ignited by last year's change in Communist Party leadership. The apparent ... 08/5/2013 - 2:44 pm | View Link
Largest nudist association in the U.S. seeks corporate sponsorship to revamp their image and give them more exposure As attempts to get more exposure go, it is definitely somewhat on the bold side. America’s largest nudist association is seeking corporate sponsorship to spread its message that shedding your clothes is a fun thing to do. The American Association for ... 01/15/2013 - 4:09 am | View Link
China has rejected 545,000 tons of imported U. S. corn that it says contained an unapproved genetically modified strain.
The country's product quality agency said Friday that the strain, called MIR162, was found in 12 batches of corn that will be returned to the United States.
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Long-Term Investors Should Embrace Tapering (Vanguard) On Wednesday the Fed announced that it was tapering its asset purchase program to $75 billion a month, down from $85 billion. Despite investors concerns around this move however, Andrew Patterson at Vanguard argues that this is good for investors in the long run " because it's a sign monetary policymakers view the U.
Oil prices eased Friday after gaining 1 percent a day earlier on smaller stockpiles and signs of stronger U. S. demand.
Benchmark U. S. crude for February delivery shed 29 cents to $98.75 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
Brent crude for February delivery, a benchmark used to price international crudes used by many U.
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- A Northern California company is recalling 740 pounds of its sausage products because they may be contaminated with dangerous toxins.
An FSIS inspector discovered during a safety assessment that the water level in the product may have been high enough to allow for the production of Staphylococcus aureus enterotoxin.