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U.S. labor agency files complaints against McDonald’s

(Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) and some of its franchisees were named jointly in complaints filed on Friday by the U.S. National Labor Relations Board’s Office of the General Counsel, accusing them of labor violations in a widely anticipated move … Continue reading

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Former Chrysler Group expands Takata driver-side air bag recall globally

DETROIT (Reuters) – FCA US (FCAU.N), the former Chrysler Group, on Friday expanded a U.S. regional recall of older cars with potentially defective driver-side Takata air bags to a global action, affecting more than 3.3 million vehicles. FCA was one … Continue reading

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Boeing on target for 787 deliveries, though costs are a concern

SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) has more than enough 787 Dreamliners in the production pipeline to meet its year-end delivery target of 110 aircraft, despite concerns a shortage of seats could cause the world’s biggest aircraft maker to miss … Continue reading

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Oil, stocks go their separate ways

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors have wrung their hands over the last several weeks over the effect of lower oil prices on the broader SP 500, but the relationship between the two is actually starting to break down. Crude prices … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Air swap takes Airbus A330neo orders over 100

PARIS (Reuters) – Hawaiian Airlines has confirmed an order for six Airbus (AIR.PA) A330-800neo aircraft worth $1.5 billion at list prices, swapping them for a previous A350 order, the planemaker said on Friday. The order for a revamped version of … Continue reading

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Hawaiian Air swap takes Airbus A330neo orders over 100

PARIS (Reuters) – Hawaiian Airlines has confirmed an order for six Airbus (AIR.PA) A330-800neo aircraft worth $1.5 billion at list prices, swapping them for a previous A350 order, the planemaker said on Friday. The order for a revamped version of … Continue reading

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Thai Union Frozen to buy U.S. tuna firm Bumble Bee for $1.5 billion

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai Union Frozen Products PCL (TUF.BK), the world’s biggest producer of canned tuna, has agreed to buy U.S. peer Bumble Bee Seafoods for $1.5 billion as part of a plan to double revenue through overseas acquisitions. The … Continue reading

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Thai Union Frozen to buy U.S. tuna firm Bumble Bee for $1.5 billion

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai Union Frozen Products PCL (TUF.BK), the world’s biggest producer of canned tuna, has agreed to buy U.S. peer Bumble Bee Seafoods for $1.5 billion as part of a plan to double revenue through overseas acquisitions. The … Continue reading

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Russia’s parliament rushes through bill boosting banking capital

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s lower house of parliament passed a draft law that would give the banking sector a capital boost of up to 1 trillion rubles ($16.5 billion) on Friday, part of measures to shield banks from Western economic … Continue reading

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Russia’s parliament rushes through bill boosting banking capital

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s lower house of parliament passed a draft law that would give the banking sector a capital boost of up to 1 trillion rubles ($16.5 billion) on Friday, part of measures to shield banks from Western economic … Continue reading

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