The number of jobs is a drop in the bucket for the nation's largest private employer - Walmart has 1.4 million U.S. employees - but comes as many companies fear being lashed by Trump.
The mega-offer of British American Tobacco Plc buying full ownership of Reynolds American Inc. has been accepted by the Reynolds board today.
Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 17, 2017. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich.
Saudi Arabia's growth this year will be “significantly higher” than the International Monetary Fund's new forecast, according to Finance Minister Mohammed Al-Jadaan.
Morgan Stanley said momentum from a strong fourth quarter, including bond-trading revenue that more than doubled, continued into the first weeks of this year.