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Bangkok Airways Prepares IPO

5 hours 7 min ago
Thai full-service carrier Bangkok Airways plans to start testing investors' appetite for a $500 million initial public offering, which would be the country's biggest share sale so far this year.

Babcock & Wilcox Mulls Separation

5 hours 47 min ago
Babcock & Wilcox said it is considering splitting its power-generation and government and nuclear operations businesses into two separate publicly traded companies.

American Realty to Sell Private Capital Business to RCS

9 hours 40 min ago
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. said it has agreed to sell its private capital management business to RCS Capital Corp. for at least $700 million.

Adidas Plans Shareholder Return

11 hours 8 min ago
German sportswear giant Adidas is launching a shareholder return program in an effort to assuage disgruntled shareholders following a profit warning and dissatisfaction with the company's turnaround efforts in recent months.

UBM Agrees to Buy Advanstar

11 hours 12 min ago
U.K. media company UBM has agreed to buy Advanstar Communications, a U.S. events company best known for producing the Magic Marketplace fashion event, for $972 million in cash.

Zalando Stock Debut Disappoints

11 hours 21 min ago
Zalando's stock market debut was described as disappointing by analysts after the online retailer's shares swiftly shed their opening gains.

Australia Retail Sales Miss Expectations

12 hours 34 min ago
Australian retail sales rose by less than expected in August, damping hopes of a recovery in consumer spending that is needed to support growth as a mining boom fades.

U.K. Regulator Investigates Tesco

13 hours 32 min ago
The U.K. Financial Conduct Authority has notified Tesco that it has launched a full investigation into the U.K.-based supermarket's recent overstatement of expected profit for the half year.

FCC Makes Pitch for TV Stations' Spectrum

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 21:00
The Federal Communications Commission is adopting a hard-sell strategy for next year's spectrum incentive auction in an effort to entice reluctant broadcasters to participate., Disney Back at Peace

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 20:29 appears to be close to settling a nearly two-month dispute with Walt Disney during which the e-commerce giant stopped offering Disney DVDs for preorder.

U.S. Oil Exports Climb

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 20:17
Conoco has started exporting oil from Alaska, the first such shipment in a decade, as sales of U.S. crude to foreign buyers continue to mount.

Wipe That Smog Off Your Face

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 20:11
The effects of air pollution on skin are the beauty industry's next frontier.

A Chinese Fracking Bet Goes Wrong

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:52
The Bakken Shale formation has revolutionized North America's energy industry. But an early Chinese private-equity bet into Canada's side of the oil field has little to show for its investment.

Bosses Show More Flexibility About Relocation

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:43
Facing increased demand for critical C-suite players, many employers are trying harder to accommodate executives wary about a distant job.

General Mills to Cut 700 to 800 Salaried Jobs

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:27
General Mills said it would eliminate 700 to 800 salaried jobs, adding to a similar number of factory job cuts it announced recently as the maker of Wheaties cereal and Yoplait yogurt tries to cut costs amid flagging sales.

New Balance Shoe Materials Aren't All U.S. Made

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 19:12
New Balance acknowledges that only about 70% of the value of its U.S.-made shoes reflects domestic content and labor.

Microsoft Offers First Peek of Windows 10

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 18:25
Microsoft Corp. wants to give back to customers the Windows they loved. The company on Tuesday offered the first public peek at the next version of its flagship operating system.

Crude-by-Rail Proposals Spur Opposition

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 18:25
Oil companies and railroads have united to fight some proposed federal rules on oil-train safety after a year of pointing fingers at each other over explosive accidents.

More Cable Companies Take TV Off Menu

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 18:22
Some cable companies, faced with rising costs for programming, are pulling the plug on TV service, focusing instead on Internet service. Others are dropping major groups of channels to manage their costs.

Chicago Airport Traffic Rebounding

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 17:36
Flights in and out of Chicago's two main commercial airports Tuesday climbed back to more than 80% of average volume over the past two months, while repairs continued at a damaged air-traffic center.


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