|Reuters: Business News|
|Asia stocks touch record highs after Wall St. surge, dollar edges back|
|Thu, 18 Jan 2018 02:17:18 -0500|
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks struck record highs on Thursday, with a rally by Wall Street supporting bullish investor sentiment, while the dollar pulled back from three-year lows as comments by European Central Bank officials tempered the euro's recent rally.
|Exclusive: Trump considers big 'fine' over China intellectual property theft|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:04:47 -0500|
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States was considering a big "fine" as part of a probe into China's alleged theft of intellectual property, the clearest indication yet that his administration will take retaliatory trade action against China.
|Intel: Problem in patches for Spectre, Meltdown extends to newer chips|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:05:22 -0500|
(Reuters) - Data center computers with Intel Corp's newer chips might reboot more often than normal because of problems with the patches issued to fix the so-called Spectre and Meltdown security flaws, the company said on Wednesday.
|Old hands in South Korea Bitcoin market unfazed by threats of ban|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:37:33 -0500|
SEOUL/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Threats of a potential cryptocurrency trading ban in South Korea have scared many investors away, but some veterans of the young market are defiant, saying restrictions would be relatively easy to circumvent.
|Regulatory fears hammer bitcoin below $10,000, half its peak|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:11:01 -0500|
LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Bitcoin fell as much as 20 percent on Wednesday, piercing below $10,000, while other cryptocurrencies took similar spills due to investor fears that regulators could clamp down on them in an effort to curb speculation.
|Apple plans new U.S. campus, to pay $38 billion in foreign cash taxes|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 21:17:45 -0500|
(Reuters) - Apple Inc will open a new campus as part of a five-year, $30 billion U.S. investment plan and will make about $38 billion in one-time tax payments on its overseas cash, one of the largest corporate spending plans announced since the passage of a tax cut signed by U.S. President Donald Trump.
|Verizon says new U.S. tax law to increase fourth-quarter earnings|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:28:30 -0500|
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc said on Wednesday the tax overhaul bill signed into law by U.S. President Donald Trump late last year will result in a one-time reduction in net deferred income tax liabilities of about $16.8 billion.
|FTC investigating Broadcom for antitrust practices|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:29:08 -0500|
(Reuters) - The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is investigating whether chipmaker Broadcom Ltd engaged in anticompetitive tactics in negotiations with customers, the company said on Wednesday.
|Peugeot CEO outlines ambitious plan to re-enter U.S., go electric|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:01:52 -0500|
DETROIT (Reuters) - Peugeot SA Chief Executive Carlos Tavares said on Wednesday the French automaker is using the know-how of former Opel engineers acquired from General Motors Co to develop vehicles to re-enter the U.S. market, and said Peugeot will offer electrification as an option on all its vehicles by 2025.
|Trump says solar tariff decision coming soon, stakes huge for industry|
|Wed, 17 Jan 2018 20:32:28 -0500|
LOS ANGELES/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would announce a decision soon on whether to slap tariffs on imported solar panels, and quipped that when countries dump subsidized panels in the United States, “Everybody goes out of business.”