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.
Rogers Media To Acquire Most of theScore Television Network
Canada's Rogers Media Inc. (RCI) said Saturday it has agreed to buy all of Score Media (SCRFF, SCR.T) and a 10% equity interest in Score Digital for 167 million Canadian dollars ($167 million).
Building a Good Credit Score after College
Aside from a tough job market, new college graduates also face a challenging credit landscape this year.
Carrefour to Eliminate More than 500 Jobs - Report
French retailer Carrefour (CA.FR) will inform its works council Aug. 29 that it plans to eliminate between 500 and 600 jobs at its French headquarters that currently employ 7,500, according to a report in Saturday's edition of Le Figaro.
Ex-Billionaire Schickedanz, Creditors Close To Settlement -Report
Former billionaire Madeleine Schickedanz and her creditors are close to reaching an out-of-court settlement, German daily newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung reports Saturday, citing people close to the matter.
Tesco Slams Brake on Chinese Expansion - The Times
U.K. retail giant Tesco PLC (TSCO.LN) may be poised for a further slowdown of its expansion in China after it closed four provincial hypermarkets, the Times in London reported Saturday.
Bank of Communications Raises CNY29.7 Billion via Private Placement
Bank of Communications raises 29.7 billion yuan with help of China's social security fund -Effort comes amid worries that earnings for Chinese banks will disappoint -Amount raised brings BoCom's core capital adequacy ratio to 10.31% SHANGHAI--Bank of Communications Co. (3328.HK) said Friday it
Apple's Top Supplier Raises Salary, Cuts Probation for Workers
Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) major supplier Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (2317.TW) said Friday it has raised basic salary by 16% for its production line workers in Zhengzhou, Henan province of China, as it has difficulty recruiting labor in the area.
Bank of Communications Raises CNY29.7 Billion Via Private Placement
Bank of Communications Co. (3328.HK) said Friday it raised 29.7 billion yuan by selling Shanghai-listed A-shares via a private placement, a move aimed at helping China's fifth-largest bank meet the country's stricter capital requirements.
Hippo who wandered into pool at South Africa lodge dies
A hippo who wandered into a swimming pool at a South African game reserve three days ago died Friday before a capture team could pull him out with a crane.