NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Friday, with the S&P 500 set to close a fourth week of gains in five, ahead of key jobs market data and amid lingering tensions in Ukraine.
The Albertsons-Safeway tie-up would create a company with more than 2,400 stores, 27 distribution facilities and 20 manufacturing plants.
(Updates with former CBRC chairman comment in 6th paragraph.) March 7 (Bloomberg) -- A Chinese solar-cell maker failed to pay full interest on its bonds, leading to the country's first onshore default and signaling the government will back off its practice of ...
Staples Inc., the largest U.S. office supply retail chain, has announced plans to close 225 stores amid growing competition from online retailers.
The New York Times has reported that 700 employees were let go from Disney. They note that this is around 26 percent of its global staff.