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Posted: 19 April 2018 | 3:06 pm
Antitrust regulator’s initial pessimistic review of Qualcomm’s $44 billion purchase of NXP Semiconductors raises questions about a critical deal for the American company and whether trade friction with the U.S. is playing a role.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 3:03 pm
Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross offered an apology to two black men who were arrested last week at a Starbucks.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 3:01 pm
The world’s biggest consumer-products makers are struggling to raise prices, as fierce competition keeps a lid on sales growth.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 2:59 pm
Mattel hired former studio executive Ynon Kreiz to replace CEO Margo Georgiadis after about one year in the job, a surprising shake-up at a toy maker searching for a strategy that can end a four-year sales slump.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 2:49 pm
AT&T’s Randall Stephenson began his court testimony defending his company’s $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner against the Justice Department’s antitrust claims.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 2:35 pm
Philip Morris was on track for its worst percentage decline in a decade, dragging down other tobacco stocks as cigarette volumes dropped more than expected and the IQOS product experienced slower growth.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 2:02 pm
American Media Inc., publisher of the National Enquirer supermarket tabloid, faces ballooning debt, falling revenue and shrinking newsstand sales, according to company reports reviewed by The Wall Street Journal.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 1:47 pm
When people shop online, their movements are tracked and shared with an outside firm that scores their behavior and decides whether to approve or deny purchases.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 1:14 pm
Drug maker Allergan said it won’t submit an offer for rival Shire, changing its tune just hours after Allergan said it was considering such an offer.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 12:23 pm
There’s a big reason why Japan doesn’t want to talk about a trade deal with Donald Trump: Its auto exports are booming.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 12:17 pm
An FDA advisory panel recommended approval of what could become the first prescription drug in the U.S. derived from the marijuana plant, as a treatment for people with rare forms of epilepsy.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 10:15 am
Procter & Gamble reported weak sales growth in its latest quarter as it continues to face challenges in its Gillette shaving business and struggles to raise prices on its well-known brands.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 9:33 am
President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs on China stand to disproportionately hurt U.S. manufacturers that rely more on Chinese imports, potentially driving up costs that would put them at a competitive disadvantage and raising consumer prices.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 9:00 am
An economic index that measures U.S. business trends continued to increase in March, pointing to robust economic growth throughout 2018.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 7:50 am
India, the world’s last major untapped tech market, is drawing billions in investments as internet heavyweights prepare to cash in when hundreds of millions of people get access to the Web.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 7:24 am
Canada’s business investment and exports have suffered on trade policy uncertainty and may not immediately recover once talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement conclude, Bank of Canada Gov. Stephen Poloz says.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 7:16 am
The number of Americans claiming new unemployment benefits fell last week for the third time in four weeks, signaling continued health in the labor market.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 2:22 am
West Texas’ Permian basin, the oil field at the heart of the shale boom, is hitting its growth limits faster than anticipated, with big ramifications for profits and markets.
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 6:04 am
Eurozone consumer prices rose more slowly than first estimated in the 12 months through March, a fresh setback for the European Central Bank in its lengthening struggle to meet its inflation target.

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