PROVIDENCE, R.I. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was clearer than ever on Friday that the central bank was poised to raise interest rates this year, as the U.S.
California may become one of the states that ban microbeads. The State Assembly has just approved a bill to ban the use of these tiny environment threats in cosmetic products.
HONG KONG May 23 The chairman of China's Hanergy Thin Film, which saw its shares tumble nearly 50 percent on Wednesday before trading was halted, had sold some shares before the plunge, Hong Kong stock exchange filings showed.
Microsoft had been willing to shell out a whopping $55 billion for the sales software company, but talks fell apart when that wasn't good enough for Salesforce.
On May 22, the dockworkers union of all 29 U.S. West Coast ports voted happily for the approval of contract with shipping companies and terminal operating companies to finish the labor strife which has been going on since months.