Regulation

Car hacking risk may be broader than Fiat Chrysler: U.S. regulator

Published 31/07/2015

WASHINGTON The cybersecurity issues that led Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to recall 1.4 million vehicles this month could pose a problem for cars and trucks [more…]

Toshiba CEO quits over accounting scandal

Published 21/07/2015

TOKYO Toshiba Corp's (6502.T) chief executive Hisao Tanaka and a string of other senior officials resigned on Tuesday for their roles in the country's biggest [more…]

Greece submits bill needed to start rescue talks

Published 21/07/2015

ATHENS The Greek government submitted legislation to parliament on Tuesday required by its international lenders to start talks on a multi-billion euro rescue package.Prime Minister [more…]

Lloyds to set out dividend plan ahead of retail sale

Published 21/07/2015

LONDON Lloyds (LLOY.L) is due to set out its dividend plans next week, including how and when it might return surplus capital to shareholders, making [more…]

UK government targets spending cuts of up to 40 percent by 2020

Published 21/07/2015

LONDON Britain's government is asking some departments to prepare to cut day-to-day spending by as much as 40 percent by the 2019/20 tax year, in [more…]

BlackRock steps up China drive with new license to raise onshore funds

Published 21/07/2015

BANGKOK/HONG KONG U.S. fund giant BlackRock Inc (BLK.N) has won a special new licence that will allow it to raise funds in China directly for [more…]

Exclusive: Micron does not believe deal with Tsinghua is possible – sources

Published 21/07/2015

Micron Technology Inc has told China's Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd that its $23 billion acquisition offer is not realistic because U.S. authorities would block the deal [more…]

Republican Jeb Bush backs federal hiring freeze, lobbying rules

Published 20/07/2015

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said on Monday he would overhaul Washington's culture with a federal balanced budget amendment, a freeze on government hiring [more…]

U.S. judge says Internet streaming service should be treated like cable

Published 17/07/2015

NEW YORK A U.S. judge ruled on Thursday that online television service FilmOn X LLC should be treated like a traditional cable system in order [more…]

BT could be broken up to improve Britain’s broadband networks

Published 16/07/2015

LONDON Britain's telecoms regulator is seriously considering a break up of dominant provider BT, after rivals accused it of abusing its market position and failing [more…]