Business

The Trump administration is poised to announce its departure from the United Nations’ main human rights body in its latest withdrawal from an international institution. Officials say Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley will deliver the verdict on the U.N. Human Rights Council in a joint appearance
0 Comments
U.S. online survey company SurveyMonkey on Monday said it had confidentially registered for an initial public offering with the Securities and Exchange Commission, through its parent SVMK. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the proposed offering have not yet been determined, the company said. In May, sources told Reuters
0 Comments
Hard work and dedication propelled these people to the CEO positions they hold today, but they all received an education that put them on the path for professional success. The leaders who run the top companies in the nation attended a variety of schools to build a strong academic foundation. See where the CEOs at
0 Comments
Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn said it would establish its North American corporate headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, following the purchase of a building in the city’s downtown area. In a statement, Foxconn said more than 500 people would work at the seven-story building in downtown Milwaukee. The announcement comes almost a year after the company disclosed
0 Comments
J.P. Morgan added Weight Watchers to the firm’s list of “overweight” stocks, saying the weight loss company is poised for “outsized” growth as it looks to add more big-name celebrities through its partnership with Oprah Winfrey. “Management stabilized the trajectory … by revamping its points program, significantly improving the mobile platform, and recruiting pivotal social
0 Comments
Uber and Lyft each want to be the all-encompassing transportation platform of the future, shepherding people around the world through whatever means is best suited — and the ride-hailing firms are getting close. Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told CNBC last week the company wanted to be “the A-to-B platform for transportation.” Khosrowshahi said he wants
0 Comments
EU antitrust regulators are set to approve U.S. cable company Comcast’s bid for European pay-TV company Sky without demanding concessions, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday. Comcast is battling Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox for Sky. The media mogul’s bid to buy all of Sky has been delayed by politicians and regulators
0 Comments
KFC is joining the healthier food trend by testing vegetarian fried chicken. Foodbeast reports that it would be the first vegetarian fried chicken offered by a big-name quick-service chain. Louisville-based KFC will test the product in the United Kingdom, and Foodbeast says smaller restaurants there, such as Temple Seitan, are famous for their versions of
0 Comments