Oil Prices Fall After OPEC Stays Put

Related Link: 

OPEC members agreed to stick to the oil-producer group’s existing output target—a move that would require modest cuts in production but which stops well short of the stronger action some members had called for to bolster prices.

For Retail, a Mix of Hope and Fear

Related Link: 

The U.S. economy has grown strongly since stumbling at the beginning of the year. The holiday shopping season will help determine if 2014 ends with a bang.

GoPro Developing Consumer Drones

Related Link: 

GoPro is developing its own line of consumer drones to expand from its core business of making wearable video cameras popular with surfers and other sports enthusiasts.

Eurozone Sees Further Rise in Jobless, Fall in Inflation

Related Link: 

The number of people without jobs in the eurozone rose for the second straight month in October, while the annual rate of inflation fell further below the European Central Bank’s target in November, increasing the likelihood policy makers will soon take more aggressive stimulus measures.

Rio Tinto, BHP Chart Divergent Courses

Related Link: 

As BHP Billiton executives work on plans to slim down their business, their counterparts at Rio Tinto are taking a different tack.

Honda, Takata Recalls Began as Early as 2002

Related Link: 

Honda recalled a batch of Accord passenger cars in 2002 for Takata Corp. air bags at risk of rupturing, well before the company has said it first learned of injuries.

Europe Targets U.S. Web Firms

Related Link: 

Europe escalated its war against U.S. technology superpowers as the Continent’s two largest economies and the European Parliament backed efforts to rein in the influence of Apple, Facebook and Google.

Novartis Heart-Failure Treatment to Get Speedy EU Review

Related Link: 

Novartis said an important new drug for treating heart failure has been granted an accelerated review by European authorities, improving its chances of approval in Europe next year.

In Thailand, Firms Add Apprentices

Related Link: 

An increasing number of companies in Thailand, including many in the auto industry, are rolling out apprenticeship programs aimed at beefing up the country’s workforce.

Outbrain Files for Possible Nasdaq Listing

Related Link: 

Outbrain, a pioneer in native advertising—ads that are meant to be more integrated into a website—filed confidentially earlier this month for preliminary approval to list on the Nasdaq Stock Market.

Syndicate content