Reuters: Business News
|U.S. airlines visit Boeing as FAA awaits 737 MAX upgrades
Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets headed to Boeing Co's factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, as U.S. regulators prepared to receive and review the fixes in coming weeks.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 7:45 PM
|Turkish watchdogs to probe JP Morgan after lira plunge
Turkey's banking watchdog said it had launched an investigation into JP Morgan and other banks over complaints it received after the lira plunged more than 4 percent and the main share index fell sharply on Friday.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 4:30 PM
|Ex-Autonomy CEO Lynch denies new U.S. charges against him
British entrepreneur Mike Lynch vigorously denies new U.S. criminal charges against him, his spokesman said on Saturday ahead of a court case over the sale of his firm Autonomy which will begin in London next week.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 1:46 PM
|U.S.'s Lighthizer, Mnuchin to travel to China for trade talks: White House
United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will travel to Beijing for the latest round of high-level trade talks scheduled to start on March 28, the White House said in a statement on Saturday.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 1:09 PM
|Indian state open for talks with Uber rival Ola over ban
The southern Indian state of Karnataka kept the door open on Saturday to talks with local ride-hailing service Ola to avoid a ban that could help rival Uber build market share.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 11:21 AM
|Citi fires eight Hong Kong traders after review finds misconduct: sources
Citigroup Inc has fired eight bankers and suspended three others from its equities trading desk in Hong Kong after an internal probe revealed misconduct in their dealings with clients, people with knowledge of the matter said.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 5:16 AM
|Apple's Cook to China: keep opening for sake of global economy
Apple chief executive Tim Cook nudged China on Saturday to open up and said the future would depend on global collaboration, as the United States and China remained locked in a bitter trade dispute.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 2:58 AM
|AT&T, Viacom continue contract negotiations past deadline
MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and other Viacom Inc channels were still available on AT&T Inc's DirecTV satellite TV service on early Saturday morning as the companies continued to hash out a new carriage contract.
POSTED MARCH 23, 2019 2:11 AM
|U.S. airlines sending teams to review Boeing 737 MAX upgrade this weekend
The three U.S. airlines that own Boeing Co's 737 MAX are meeting the U.S. manufacturer this weekend to review a software upgrade for the jet that has suffered two fatal crashes in five months, officials from the airlines told Reuters.
POSTED MARCH 22, 2019 11:50 PM
|Philip Morris says Canadian unit RBH granted creditor protection
Philip Morris International Inc on Friday said its Canadian unit, Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc (RBH), was granted creditor protection, following a tobacco class action ruling in Quebec this month.
POSTED MARCH 22, 2019 10:52 PM