Stories about Finance

Mar 04 2016

Facebook set to pay more British tax after criticism

This includes large consumer businesses such as Unilever, retailers such as Tesco and Sainsbury's and major advertising companies such as WPP. Facebook is likely to pay...

Mar 04 2016

Oil below US$37 as US inventory rise counters output freeze plan

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark price for crude oil, moved up about 0.4 percent to $32.91 per barrel. Phillip Futures analyst Daniel Ang told AFP that the fa...

Mar 04 2016

Israel military: Palestinian shot after driving into soldier

A Palestinian woman rammed her auto into an Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank on Friday and was then shot dead by troops at the scene, the Israeli military said. ...

Mar 04 2016

Vatican cardinal denies attempts to cover up child sex abuse — George Pell

He called the congregation of at least five paedophile priests in Ballarat at the same time in the 1970s a "disastrous coincidence". The cardinal has repeatedly said that...

Mar 04 2016

Samsonite seals $1.8B deal to buy Tumi Holdings

The newspaper reported late on Wednesday that a deal was in the works. Samsonite, which saw its shares bounce almost 5 per cent to HK$24.85 (RM13.24) in morning trade f...