STRATEGY

Alibaba redraws retail fault lines with bricks-and-mortar push

Alibaba redraws retail fault lines with bricks-and-mortar push

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A sign of Alibaba Group is seen during the fourth World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province, China, December 3, 2017. REUTERS/Aly Song/File [more…]

UK’s Pendragon to sell U.S. Motor Group business

UK’s Pendragon to sell U.S. Motor Group business

Published 04/12/2017

LONDON (Reuters) - British car dealership Pendragon (PDG.L) is to sell its U.S Motor Group business after concluding a strategic review following a profit warning, [more…]

Growth, healing: New CEO faces twin tests at India’s Infosys

Growth, healing: New CEO faces twin tests at India’s Infosys

Published 04/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A Infosys employee stands at the front desk of its headquarters in Bengaluru, India, April 15, 2016. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa/File photoMUMBAI (Reuters) - [more…]

Uber execs travel world to reassure regulators after controversies

Uber execs travel world to reassure regulators after controversies

Published 27/11/2017

Uber's Asia Pacific Chief Business Officer Brooks Entwistle gives an interview to Reuters in Tokyo, Japan, November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-HoonTOKYO (Reuters) - Uber executives [more…]

Clariant snubs review demand as showdown with White Tale looms

Clariant snubs review demand as showdown with White Tale looms

Published 24/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Swiss specialty chemicals company Clariant is seen at the company's headquarters in Pratteln, Switzerland October 29, 2017. REUTERS/Arnd WiegmannZURICH (Reuters) [more…]

As many Venezuela bondholders stampede, some joust for advantage

As many Venezuela bondholders stampede, some joust for advantage

Published 20/11/2017

NEW YORK/LONDON/CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s efforts to restructure its debt may have triggered an initial stampede for the exits, but some investment funds are maintaining [more…]

Natixis ups dividend payout target in new three-year plan

Natixis ups dividend payout target in new three-year plan

Published 19/11/2017

The logo of French bank Natixis is seen outside of one of their offices in Paris, France, January 24, 2017. REUTERS/Jacky NaegelenPARIS (Reuters) - France’s [more…]

Midnight in Toulouse: How CSeries deal shook status quo

Midnight in Toulouse: How CSeries deal shook status quo

Published 17/10/2017

Two years ago, Airbus Chief Executive Tom Enders halted negotiations to buy Canada's CSeries program at midnight after the talks with Bombardier leaked to Reuters. On Tuesday, he performed a U-turn by backing a similar deal after all - again at dead of night. [more…]

France`s Neovacs takes on GSK and AstraZeneca in battle to treat lupus

France`s Neovacs takes on GSK and AstraZeneca in battle to treat lupus

Published 15/09/2017

French biotech company Neovacs is confident that its experimental drug to treat lupus could grab significant market share from standard treatments of the auto-immune disease, its chief executive said. [more…]

Mercedes-Benz to offer electric option for every car by 2022

Mercedes-Benz to offer electric option for every car by 2022

Published 11/09/2017

Daimler's (DAIGn.DE) Chief Executive Dieter Zetsche on Monday said Mercedes-Benz will offer electric versions of all its models by 2022, converting its Smart city car brand to become fully electric. [more…]