Home » Posts Tagged "Online News" (Page 2)

Online News Stories

Ford to spend $2.5 billion on plants in Mexico, angering UAW

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Friday it will spend $2.5 billion to build a new generation of fuel-efficient engines and transmissions in Mexico, creating 3,800 jobs. The United Auto Workers union, in response, said putting jobs … Continue reading

Filed under Business | Tagged , , , |

Ford to spend $2.5 billion on plants in Mexico, angering UAW

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Friday it will spend $2.5 billion to build a new generation of fuel-efficient engines and transmissions in Mexico, creating 3,800 jobs. The United Auto Workers union, in response, said putting jobs … Continue reading

Filed under Business | Tagged , , , |

G20 more upbeat on growth, but officials fret over Greece

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Group of 20 leading economies struck a hopeful tone on the outlook for global growth on Friday, even as officials fretted that Athens’ inability to strike a deal with its lenders could upset Europe’s tentative recovery. … Continue reading

Filed under Business | Tagged , , , |

G20 more upbeat on growth, but officials fret over Greece

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Group of 20 leading economies struck a hopeful tone on the outlook for global growth on Friday, even as officials fretted that Athens’ inability to strike a deal with its lenders could upset Europe’s tentative recovery. … Continue reading

Filed under Business | Tagged , , , |

Investors look to earnings for market direction

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors attempting to determine whether U.S. equities will rebound from Friday’s selloff or continue to sink will look to a deluge of earnings next week for a clearer picture of the economy. The SP dropped 1.1 … Continue reading

Filed under Business | Tagged , , , |

Investors look to earnings for market direction

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors attempting to determine whether U.S. equities will rebound from Friday’s selloff or continue to sink will look to a deluge of earnings next week for a clearer picture of the economy. The SP dropped 1.1 … Continue reading

Filed under Business | Tagged , , , |

Record £6bn order for Rolls-Royce

Emirates has ordered Rolls-Royce to supply engines for its super-jumbo fleet Rolls-Royce has received its largest order to date, worth £6.1bn ($9.2bn), to supply engines for 50 Emirates A380 planes. It will be the first time the engineering giant has … Continue reading

Filed under Top Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , |

IMF praises UK economic strategy

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has endorsed the UK government’s economic strategy. Speaking at an IMF meeting in Washington she said: “It’s obvious what’s happening in the UK has worked.” Ms Lagarde played down differences between … Continue reading

Filed under Top Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , |

Tories push Miliband over SNP ‘deal’

David Cameron has pressed Ed Miliband to rule out co-operating with the SNP after the Labour leader again rejected a post-election coalition. Mr Miliband dismissed overtures from SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon during Thursday’s TV debate, saying there were “profound” differences … Continue reading

Filed under Top Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , |

Jobless total lowest since July 2008

The UK’s unemployment rate now stands at 5.6% UK unemployment has fallen to its lowest rate since July 2008, official figures have shown. The number of jobless people dropped by 76,000 to 1.84 million in the three months to February, … Continue reading

Filed under Top Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , |