• By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    KURODA FLAGS BOJ'S READINESS TO EASE FURTHER, YEN SLIPS

    Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Tuesday the central bank was ready to ramp up stimulus if sharp yen rises hurt the economy...

    Economy
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    WALL ST. SET TO OPEN LOWER AS U.S.-CHINA TRADE TALKS RESUME

    U.S. stocks were set to dip at the open on Tuesday after rallying strongly last week, as investors focused on the latest round of trade...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    FACTBOX: DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CONTENDERS JUMP INTO 2020 FRAY

    U.S. Democrats, anxious to get started on their quest to recapture the White House in 2020, are lining up to launch campaigns in what...

    U.S., Democrats, politicsNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HONDA QUITS BRITAIN, SAYS IT'S NOT ABOUT BREXIT

    Honda says it's going to stop making cars in the UK, but it says it's not about Brexit, just part of company plans to adapt to a new...

  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HSBC FACES CHINA-UK DOUBLE WHAMMY

    HSBC is big in China and the UK, and right now that's proving a difficult combination for the big bank.

  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    GERMANY'S ALTMAIER: CANNOT CONFIRM REPORT ON GOVERNMENT DECISION ON HUAWEI

    German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Tuesday he could not confirm a newspaper report saying Berlin was leaning toward letting...

    Economy, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    UK PM MAY TOLD HONDA PRESIDENT SHE WAS DISAPPOINTED BY PLANT CLOSURE: SPOKESMAN

    British Prime Minister Theresa May spoke to the president of Honda to express her disappointment after the car manufacturer's decision...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    TARIFF NERVES WILT STOCKS, SWEDISH CROWN SAVAGED BY INFLATION SLOWDOWN

    U.S. car tariff worries shunted Europe's stocks off a four-month high on Tuesday, while Sweden's crown was savaged by a slowdown in...

    U.S., Europ, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HONDA TO CLOSE BRITISH CAR PLANT AS BREXIT LOOMS

    Honda will close its only British car plant in 2021 with the loss of up to 3,500 jobs, a major departure of Japanese investment announced...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HUAWEI FOUNDER SAYS WILL NOT SHARE DATA WITH CHINA: CBS NEWS

    Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's founder and chief executive pledged not to share any customer information with the Chinese government...

    Technology, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    WALMART HOLIDAY QUARTER SALES TOP ESTIMATES, SHARES JUMP

    Walmart Inc reported an estimate-beating jump in holiday quarter comparable sales on Tuesday as a strong economy boosted consumer spending...

    World, Economy, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    GET BREXIT SORTED OUT, UK BUSINESS MINISTER SAYS AFTER HONDA PLANT DECISION

    The United Kingdom must urgently end the uncertainty over its exit from the European Union so that businesses can have clarity about...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    STOCK FUTURES DIP AHEAD OF FRESH U.S.-CHINA TRADE TALKS

    U.S. stock index futures dipped on Tuesday, as investors started a holiday-shortened week on a cautious note ahead of a fresh round...

    U.S., businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HONDA QUITS BRITAIN, SAYS IT'S NOT ABOUT BREXIT

    Honda says it will stop making cars in the UK, but the Japanese firm says it's not about Brexit, just a response to a changing global...

    Market
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HONDA CONFIRMS DECISION TO CLOSE ITS ONLY BRITISH CAR PLANT

    Honda Motor says it will shut its sole British plant by 2021, a decision the Japanese automaker says was not related to Brexit but...

  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    DATA DIARY: PMIS, TRADE TALKS, EXPORTS ADD TO GLOBAL GROWTH PUZZLE

    Flash PMI readings February are released for the US, Japan and euro zone, and US/China trade talks resume in Washington. As David Pollard...

  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    HUAWEI FOUNDER SAYS WILL NOT SHARE DATA WITH CHINA: CBS NEWS INTERVIEW

    Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's founder and chief executive pledged not to share any customer information with the Chinese government...

    Technology, businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    MEDTRONIC QUARTERLY PROFIT BEATS ON STRENGTH IN SURGICAL PRODUCTS

    Medical device maker Medtronic Plc on Tuesday beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit, driven by higher sales in its surgical...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    ACTIVIST BRAMSON'S UNLIKELY BARCLAYS BOARD SEAT BID SHARPENS SCRUTINY OF BANK

    Activist investor Edward Bramson's bid to join the Barclays board is destined to fail, shareholders told Reuters, though he has sharpened...

    businessNews
  • By Reuters   -   Feb 19, 2019

    WALMART HOLIDAY QUARTER SALES TOP ESTIMATES, SHARES RISE

    Walmart Inc reported an estimate-beating jump in holiday quarter comparable sales on Tuesday as a strong economy boosted consumer spending...

    Economy, businessNews