boston (reuters) - fidelity investments may support shareholder proxy proposals calling on companies to report on sustainability matters this year, a major shift by the boston asset manager as climate activists gain more traction at large u.s. c
(reuters) - soft drink maker pepsico inc is in talks to acquire all market inc, the owner of coconut water brand vita coco, whose celebrity investors include madonna and matthew mcconaughey, people familiar with the matter said on friday.
london/sao paulo (reuters) - chinese food commodities trader cofco [cncof.ul] is overhauling its operations in brazil, including a management reshuffle, as it restructures its nidera sementes ltda business following accounting irregularities rep
washington (reuters) - the u.s. economy slowed less than initially thought in the first quarter, but softening business investment and moderate consumer spending are clouding expectations of a sharp acceleration in the second quarter.
beijing (reuters) - china's structural reforms will slow the pace of its debt build-up but will not be enough to arrest it, and another credit rating cut for the country is possible down the road unless it gets its ballooning credit in check, of
singapore (reuters) - crude prices were on the defensive on friday after an agreement by opec to extend existing supply curbs disappointed investors wagering on larger cuts, prompting a move away from riskier assets and depressing asian stocks.
beijing (reuters) - china's structural reforms will not be enough to arrest its rising debt, and another credit rating downgrade for the country is possible unless it gets its ballooning credit in check, two officials at moody's ratings agency s
san francisco (reuters) - california regulators said volkswagen ag's spending plan on clean vehicle infrastructure had shortcomings and that it lacked details on how it would help disadvantaged communities as well as promote hydrogen fuel cell
tokyo (reuters) - the current level of u.s. prices is noticeably lower than what it would be if the federal reserve had delivered on its 2-percent inflation target, st. louis federal reserve president james bullard said, calling the trend "
singapore (reuters) - oil extended falls on friday after tumbling in the previous session when opec and allied producers extended output cuts but disappointed investors betting on longer or larger supply curbs.
(reuters) - a federal judge ordered united parcel service inc to pay nearly $247 million in damages and penalties for "illegally shipping" large volumes of untaxed cigarettes in new york state and city, a court filing showed on thursda
(reuters) - general motors co was accused in a lawsuit on thursday of rigging hundreds of thousands of diesel trucks with devices similar to those used by volkswagen ag , to ensure they pass emissions tests.
bengaluru/detroit (reuters) - ford motor co on thursday reshuffled senior management and brought back a former executive from uber technologies inc, signaling its new chief executive officer will rely on tested company veterans to turn ford aro
wilmington, del (reuters) - bankrupt westinghouse electric co llc, the u.s. nuclear technology firm owned by toshiba corp , has stopped making pension payments to former executives, according to a letter seen by reuters, removing a benefit that
washington (reuters) - u.s. commerce secretary wilbur ross said on thursday that a $5.5 million increase requested for the agency's enforcement budget this year will have a "real impact" in cracking down on unfair trade practices and e