Business
What's Barnes & Noble's Survival Plan?
For Barnes & Noble, a shrinking market for print books, competition from Amazon and the costs of investing in its own e-reader and tablets has made the future uncertain for the retailer as it looks for additional revenue sources.
04/18/2014 04:40:50pm
Wal-Mart Dives Deeper in Banking
Wal-Mart is trying to shake up the money transfer industry with a new service that undercuts Western Union and MoneyGram with lower and simplified fees.
04/18/2014 03:54:24pm
Fish Farming Explores Deeper, Cleaner Waters
Fish-farming companies are trying to guard against disease and expand production by trying new techniques, including the use of offshore structures akin to oil platforms.
04/19/2014 05:19:04pm
Volkswagen Seeks to Boost China Sales
Europe's largest carmaker Volkswagen AG said it aims to sell more than 3.5 million vehicles in China this year, after sales there accounted for more than one-third of the German company's global deliveries last year.
04/19/2014 11:50:11am
GM Sales Rise Despite Controversy
The head of General Motors Co.'s North American operations, Alan Batey, said April U.S. Vehicle sales are on pace for "a good month."
04/19/2014 09:45:10am
Fiat, Chrysler to Build Jeeps in China for Country's Market
Fiat SpA and its Chrysler Group LLC arm expect to build Jeep vehicles for China in the Asian country starting in late 2015, the two companies said Saturday.
04/19/2014 02:58:14am
Geely Says Volvo Technology, New Strategy Can Get It on Track
Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Chairman Li Shufu said Saturday his Chinese mass-market auto brand Geely can use technology from his Volvo brand and a newly streamlined brand strategy to get back on track for growth after a sharp sales drop in the first quarter.
04/19/2014 11:34:16am
France's SFR Plans Network-Sharing Venture With Vodafone
French mobile-phone operator SFR plans to link up with U.K. operator Vodafone Group PLC in a network-sharing venture, according to SFR's chief executive.
04/19/2014 04:09:58pm
Caterpillar Aims to Close French Plant
Caterpillar, continuing a global cost-reduction drive, is seeking to stop production at its plant in Rantigny, France, about 40 miles north of Paris, and sell the facility, a spokeswoman for the company said Friday, confirming French press reports.
04/19/2014 02:57:50pm
China Unveils List of IPO Aspirants
In a surprise move, the China Securities Regulatory Commission announced a list of 28 companies that have disclosed their IPO plans.
04/19/2014 06:31:03am
 
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