TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks tip-toed higher on Monday, following fresh gains on Wall Street, while the euro wallowed near 28-month lows versus the dollar on nervousness ahead of a vote in the Greek parliament that could result in snap elections.
Japan's $29 billion fiscal stimulus includes spending vouchers and coupons for consumers, welfare checks for low-income families with small children and heating-oil subsidies.
When the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant shuts down permanently Tuesday, after 42 years of operation, it will mark more than the loss of a 640-megawatt electricity generating station.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota's Pohlad family has acquired majority ownership of Polaroid in a $70 million deal. Minnetonka-based Polaroid is best known for making instant cameras but the name can be found on a variety of electronic goods, including ...
Lion Capital, the hedge fund that formerly backed American Apparel Inc. (APP:US), urged the clothing chain to consider strategic alternatives such as a sale of the company, a person with knowledge of the matter said.