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HSBC Has 59 pct Gender Pay Gap, Biggest Among British Banks

HSBC Has 59 pct Gender Pay Gap, Biggest Among British Banks

HSBC said it wants women to hold 30% of senior roles by 2020 and it would request gender diverse shortlists when hiring new leaders and would ensure gender balance in its workforce development program...

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Outcry over dead dog amps up pressure on United Airlines CEO

Outcry over dead dog amps up pressure on United Airlines CEO

Like, a Great Dane and a shepherd, they're two completely different dogs. The family thought he was barking because he gets scared on flights. Passengers stated that their flight was filled with the...

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Leaked documents reveal Amazon Prime Video viewership

Leaked documents reveal Amazon Prime Video viewership

Amazon has never released figures for its total audience. But it lags in viewers: At its height, the show was only half as big as " Man in the High Castle " in the US and it fell to 1.3 million viewe...

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IHeart, Lenders Sign Agreement, File Chapter 11

IHeart, Lenders Sign Agreement, File Chapter 11

IHeart countered with its own streaming services and a live-events business offering concerts and awards shows. iHeart's CEO Bob Pittman said last night: " iHeartMedia has created a highly succes...

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Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots continue to rise

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots continue to rise

Donald Lawson, of Lapeer, holds the record for largest jackpot won in MI at $337 million in 2012. The next Lotto 47 drawing is Saturday, Mar. 17 at 7:29 p.m. The jackpot for Mega Millions , drawn o...

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Giant Unilever moves headquarters from London to Rotterdam, in blow to May

Giant Unilever moves headquarters from London to Rotterdam, in blow to May

That led to the company's dual identity - with Unilever PLC in Britain and Unilever NV in the Netherlands technically separate companies but operating together thanks to a raft of agreements tha...

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Tiny pieces of plastic found in nearly all bottled water

Tiny pieces of plastic found in nearly all bottled water

Of 259 bottles tested only 17 were free of plastic and concentrations were as high as 10,000 pieces per litre, roughly twice as much as researchers found in tap water in an earlier study . Concerni...

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Toys R Us is said to miss vendor payments as woes mount

Toys R Us is said to miss vendor payments as woes mount

According to Jefferies analyst Stephanie Wissink, Toys R Us accounted for 15 to 20 percent of USA toy sales past year. Toys R Us could be closing up shop in the U.S.as early as the beginning of the ...

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'Magical' Washington Sundar continues to soar with another match-winning effort

'Magical' Washington Sundar continues to soar with another match-winning effort

They now await the victor of the last league contest, which is a virtual semi-final between Bangladesh and hosts Sri Lanka on Friday. India will play against Bangladesh after their winning g...

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WhatsApp Agrees To Not Share Data With Facebook (For Now)

WhatsApp Agrees To Not Share Data With Facebook (For Now)

ICO also said that WhatsApp agreed not to share personal data with Facebook until the two services can do it in a way that adheres to the General Data Protection Regulation ( GDPR ). Denham said...

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WPI inflation eases to seven-month low

WPI inflation eases to seven-month low

Onion prices remained stubborn, increasing almost 80% in February but lower than 127% in the previous month. Core inflation (manufactured products excluding foods products) accelerated to 42-months ...

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Brent Crude Rises To $64.74pb On Strong China Data

Brent Crude Rises To $64.74pb On Strong China Data

Copper CMCU3 and palladium XPD= , a key component in gasoline-powered vehicles, both rose around 1 percent, which in turn encouraged a bounce in the oil price . Saudi Arabia will keep its crude expo...

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Broadcom gives up on acquiring Qualcomm

Broadcom gives up on acquiring Qualcomm

Broadcom has formally withdrawn its takeover offer for Qualcomm after USA president Donald Trump issued a rare presidential order blocking the deal. Trump's order echoed that concern, saying a tak...

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Former Equifax Exec. Indicted

Former Equifax Exec. Indicted

Attorney Byung J. Jun Ying, the former chief information officer for one of Equifax's units, faces criminal charges filed by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Georgia in addi...

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Tusk tells Trump: Make trade, not war

Tusk tells Trump: Make trade, not war

It has threatened to slap retaliatory duties on around 2.8 billion euros ($3.4 billion) worth of USA steel , agricultural and other products like peanut butter and orange juice if it is not excluded ...

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Vancouver 'still game' for World Cup bid despite cost concerns

Vancouver 'still game' for World Cup bid despite cost concerns

Toronto, Montreal and Edmonton have been identified as other potential Canadian host cities. If the bid is successful, and Vancouver is selected as a host city, BC Place could host as many as five g...

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Prudential to spin off United Kingdom and European business in radical break-up

Prudential to spin off United Kingdom and European business in radical break-up

Regarding its demerger plans, the company said that M&G Prudential will become a capital-efficient UK & Europe savings and investment provider, while Prudential plc will be an insurance group focu...

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Halep and Venus into quarters, Kasatkina ousts Wozniacki

Halep and Venus into quarters, Kasatkina ousts Wozniacki

The turning point in the third set came for Halep after she won a challenge in the eighth game with Martic holding serve. "It's just real talent". "So it was a good chat. Simona Halep was largely un...

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Updating the Bills' draft picks following the Cordy Glenn trade

Updating the Bills' draft picks following the Cordy Glenn trade

This move certainly looks as if the Bills are looking to draft their franchise quarterback after trading Tyrod Taylor to Cleveland for a third-round pick. The writing on the wall surrounding Glenn...

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Toys R Us to close or sell all of its stores nationwide

Toys R Us to close or sell all of its stores nationwide

Toys R Us is no longer accepting giftcards and vouchers. The company will be closing 850 stores across the USA and already have plans to shutter its 75 locations in the United Kingdom. While Toys ...

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