Renault turns to VW’s De Meo as car maker seeks fresh start

By Gilles Guillaume PARIS (Reuters) – Renault’s <RENA.PA> Tuesday named Luca de Meo, the former head…

Australia inflation edges up but still below target

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian inflation ticked higher in the final quarter of 2019 but core measures…

JPMorgan plans to cut hundreds of jobs in consumer unit: Bloomberg

(Reuters) – U.S. bank JPMorgan Chase & Co <JPM.N> is planning to cut hundreds of jobs…

Nissan says it plans to sell 1.6 million cars in China this year

BEIJING (Reuters) – Japanese carmaker Nissan Motor Co <7201.T> said on Wednesday it planned to sell…

Airlines cut China flights as companies restrict travel on virus fears

By Tracy Rucinski, Josh HORWITZ and Heekyong Yang CHICAGO/SHANGHAI/SEOUL (Reuters) – Airlines including United Airlines Holdings…

Proton-packed Geely takes on Honda and Toyota in Southeast Asia

By Liz Lee and Krishna N. Das KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Li Chunrong was hired by…

Apple’s iPhone back to growth as company braces for coronavirus impact

By Stephen Nellis (Reuters) – The iPhone is back. But Apple is girding for more disruptions…

‘Flash crash’ trader sentenced to time served plus a year of home confinement: lawyers

(Reuters) – A Chicago-based U.S. federal district court judge on Tuesday sentenced Navinder Sarao, a London-based…

Decline in UK shop prices eases in January: BRC

LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) – The rate of decline in prices on the British high street…

Starbucks sees hit as coronavirus prompts over 2,000 China store closures

By Uday Sampath Kumar (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp <SBUX.O> on Tuesday became the first major U.S.…

EBay forecast disappoints amid competition from Amazon, Walmart

By Ayanti Bera (Reuters) – EBay Inc <EBAY.O> forecast first-quarter revenue below analysts’ estimates on Tuesday,…

Starbucks plans to launch plant-based breakfast sandwich this year

(Reuters) – Starbucks Corp <SBUX.O> said on Tuesday it would introduce a breakfast sandwich this year…