Why my Visa Statement Will Show a Charge for One Pony
When it comes to making our kids happy, it can be easy for parents to overspend.
China Construction Bank: VP Zhu Xiaohuang Resigns Due to "a Change of Job"
China Construction Bank Corp. (CICHY, 0939.HK, 601939.HK), the country's second-largest bank by assets after Industrial & Commercial Bank of China, said Sunday that its executive vice president and executive director, Zhu Xiaohuang, has resigned due to "a change of job." The bank said in a
China Construction Bank 1st-Half Net Profit Rises 15% on Higher Interest Income
China Construction Bank Corp. (CICHY, 0939.HK, 601939.SH), the country's second-largest lender by assets after Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (IDCBY, 1398.HK, 601398.SH), said Sunday its first-half net profit rose 15% from a year earlier, thanks to higher interest income and commissions.
ThyssenKrupp Wants at Least EUR7 Billion for US,Brazil Steel Plants-Report
Germany's industrial conglomerate ThyssenKrupp AG (TYEKY, TKA.XE) wants to get at least 7 billion euros ($8.8 billion) for the two steel plants in the U.S. and in Brazil that are up for sale, Chief Executive Heinrich Hiesinger told Sunday paper Welt am Sonntag in an interview.
Belgium Economy Minister Calls For New Electricity Pricing-Report
Belgium's government should start work as soon as September to reduce "scandalously high price differences" between the country's energy providers, Economy Minister Johan Vande Lanotte said Sunday in an interview with Belgian daily De Tijd.
Lonmin Asks Lenders To Waive Test Of Banking Covenants - Newspaper
Platinum miner Lonmin PLC (LMI.LN) has asked its lenders--Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LYG), HSBC Holdings PLC (HBC) and Standard Chartered PLC (STAN.LN)--to waive a test of banking covenants that it will breach following a collapse of production at its Marikana mine due to violent clashes between
WSJ 2nd UPDATE: France Accuses South Korea's Hyundai, Kia of Dumping
LA ROCHELLE, France--The French government accused South Korean car makers Hyundai Motor Co. (HYMLY, 005380.SE) and Kia Motors Corp. (000270.SE) of dumping, amid stronger sales for the two auto makers while local manufacturers see their market shares dwindling.
Samsung Electronics Makes Inroads Into Europe's LTE Market
Samsung Electronics Co. (SSNHY , 005930.SE) said Sunday it had made inroads into Europe's next-generation network technology--also known as long-term evolution, or LTE--markets by signing a deal to provide LTE-related equipment to a U.K-based company.
Josh Johnson gives up 3-run HR to Dodgers newcomer Adrian Gonzalez, Marlins lose 8-2
Josh Johnson needed 45 pitches to get out of the first inning. By then, the damage was done. Adrian Gonzalez and Clayton Kershaw saw to that. Johnson lasted only three innings for the Miami Marlins on Saturday night in his shortest outing of the season, giving up six runs and 10 hits while retiring
CUP: Points Take Another Twist
Denny Hamlin won Saturday night’s Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, a wild and crazy affair that had huge implications on the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship.Hamlin became the 11th different winner in the last 11 races in one of the year’s most compelling events.