The United Auto Workers union is pitching Detroit auto makers on a proposed health-care purchasing cooperative as a way to lower employee costs and potentially raise funds to finance worker salary increases.
South Africa’s gold mining industry must undergo radical change to cope with falling prices, intensifying labor disputes and the surging cost of ever-deeper exploration.
Medtronic’s earnings will provide a checkup on its $50 billion Covidien acquisition.
Propelled in part by a strong U.S. dollar, more U.S. students are heading across the pond for a business degree.
Picture a life without the baggage of the past. In the U.K., smaller banks are showing established rivals how that could be.
Even if China’s car market improves, auto makers will leave little for the dealers, such as Hong Kong-listed Zhongsheng Group.
Market turmoil and Beijing’s crackdown on brokers and investors is complicating the plans of foreign funds and investment banks that had bet on bigger business in China.
Private-equity firms are examining a possible purchase of Petco Holdings, the pet-store chain that filed to go public last month.