Google Pressures AT&T's Broadband Prices

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AT&T brought its high-speed broadband service to Google’s backyard Monday, but at a higher price than in places where it competes with the Internet company’s broadband service.

CBRE to Buy Johnson Control Unit for $1.48 Billion

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CBRE Group Inc. has agreed to buy Johnson Controls Inc.’s global workplace solutions business for $1.48 billion in cash, as the commercial real-estate firm looks to capitalize on the trend of corporations outsourcing real estate services.

Philips Sells Lighting Business

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Dutch electronics group Philips has sold a majority stake in its light-emitting diode components and automotive-lighting activities to a private-equity consortium in a cash deal that values the business at about $3.3 billion.

South African Utility's Chairman Steps Down

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The move is the latest for the country’s beleaguered state utility and follows the suspension of four top executives, including chief executive, earlier this month.

Line CEO Sees 2015 as Critical

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The new chief executive of the operator of popular smartphone messaging application in Japan worries the door for growth won’t remain open for long.

Singapore Air Seeks Stake in Hong Kong Airlines

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Singapore Airlines is in talks to buy a minority stake in short-haul carrier Hong Kong Airlines, as part of an effort to tap into China’s booming travel market.

Thomsons Invited Banker to Fill Role at Trust

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Canada’s Thomson family approached a prominent banker about filling a role at the trust that holds their controlling stake in Thomson Reuters, amid criticism about the vacancy in litigation with a former employee.

Uber Wins French Court Reprieve

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A French court declined to ban Uber Technologies Inc.’s lowest cost services, kicking the case to a higher court and winning the car-hailing service a reprieve in one of its biggest European markets.

McDonald's to Test All-Day Breakfast

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Fast-food chain McDonald’s will experiment with round-the-clock Egg McMuffins and Hot Cakes at some San Diego area outlets, responding to customer demand and countering rivals such as Jack In The Box and Sonic.

Noah to Succeed Stewart on 'Daily Show'

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Comedy Central has tapped 31-year-old South African comic Trevor Noah to replace Jon Stewart as the host of its flagship franchise, “The Daily Show.”

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