Ryanair fails to stop UK pilots’ strike but wins case in Ireland

LISBON (Reuters) – An Irish court granted an injunction on Wednesday to prevent Ryanair’s RY.I Dublin-based pilots from going on strike, but the airline suffered a setback when a... Read more »

Nestle to invest almost $250 million in Brazil over the next three years

FILE PHOTO: The Nestle logo is seen during the opening of the 151st Annual General Meeting of Nestle in Lausanne, Switzerland April 12, 2018. REUTERS/Pierre Albouy SAO PAULO (Reuters)... Read more »

Target raises profit forecast as online sales power second-quarter beat

FILE PHOTO: An empty shopping cart stands outside a target store during a Black Friday sales event in Westbury, New York, U.S., November 23, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (Reuters) –... Read more »

Trump says he had to ‘take China on,’ regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing... Read more »

Exclusive: Alibaba postpones up to $15 billion Hong Kong listing amid protests – sources

HONG KONG/NEW YORK (Reuters) – China’s biggest e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has delayed its up to $15 billion listing in Hong Kong amid growing political unrest in... Read more »

Dropping global bond yields, recession fears put BOJ in a bind

TOKYO (Reuters) – Downward-spiraling bond yields and other potential signs of global recession have strung a tightrope for the Bank of Japan: it must keep pumping money aggressively to... Read more »

U.S. oil firms challenge pipeline surcharge for steel tariff

HOUSTON (Reuters) – Two U.S. shale producers have challenged an energy pipeline operator’s proposed surcharge for the Trump administration’s 25% tariff on imported steel, raising the stakes for pipeline... Read more »

Trump looking at possible U.S. payroll, capital gains tax cuts

U.S. President Donald Trump answers questions from reporters as he meets with Romania’s President Klaus Iohannis in the Oval Office of the White House In Washington, U.S. August 20,... Read more »

Wall St. slips after three days of gains; Home Depot rises

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes edged lower on Tuesday after three sessions of gains, as lower Treasury yields weighed on financial stocks, offsetting a boost from Home Depot’s... Read more »

Disney to take on Netflix as streaming war heats up

(Reuters) – The crowded market for video streaming, currently dominated by Netflix Inc, is expected to heat up further as Walt Disney Co rolls out its Disney+ service on... Read more »