New entry from Citi and Hilton in hotel credit cards market
There are quite a few hotel credit cards already available, but their number has just grown by one.
New travel credit cards add to the mix
It may feel as if Christmas was only a couple of days ago, but summer is already here.
Eicher Expects Sales of Royal Enfield Motorcycles to Grow
Eicher Motors Ltd. (505200.BY) expects sales at its unit Royal Enfield, which manufacturers India's iconic Royal Enfield Bullet motorcycles, to grow about 30% in 2013 to 13,000 units a month as demand continues to grow at a fast clip.
Swire First-Half Net Down 65% at HK$8.44 Billion; Cathay Pacific Losses Weigh
Blue-chip conglomerate Swire Pacific Ltd. (0019.HK) said Friday its first-half net profit fell 65%, dragged down by losses at affiliate Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. (0293.HK) which was hit by high fuel costs and weak demand for premium travel and freight amid a weak world-wide economy.
State Bank of India Posts Over-Twofold Jump in 1Q Net Profit
State Bank of India (500112.BY) Friday exceeded market expectations by reporting a more-than-twofold jump in its fiscal-first-quarter net profit, driven by strong demand for loans.
Bank of Ireland Posts Sharply Wider First-Half Loss
Bank Of Ireland PLC (IRE), which is striving to emerge from the country's deep banking debt crisis, Friday posted a wider first-half loss and higher loan-loss charges, showing that the lender still has some way to go before returning to profitability.
Crude Down on China Trade Data
Crude oil fell Friday in Asia in sluggish summer trading, tracking lower regional shares on an unexpected contraction in China's July trade surplus which renewed concerns over the global economy.
BSkyB Buys Back 480,000 Shares to Cancel/753.6725P
British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC (BSY.LN) said Friday it purchased 480,000 of its ordinary shares for cancellation at a volume weighted average price of 753.6725 pence per share.
SUBSCRIBERS: Woori Bank Buying 33% Stake in Saudara Bank Already Reported
Please disregard the headline *Woori Bank Buying 33% Stake in Saudara Bank at 0650 GMT.