A day after the British royal engagement was announced on November ...
Apr 18th, 2011
(AFP/File) - A day after the British royal engagement was announced on November 16, Chinese jewellery factory owner Zhou Mingwang posted a photo of the ring on Alibaba.com, which links Chinese suppliers with customers around the world. Inquiries from buyers in England came in almost immediately.(AFP/File/Philippe Lopez) -
London (AFP) - Global banking giant HSBC is mulling a possible flotation of its British division, the Financial Times reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter. (Source: AFP)... [Full Article]
China's anti-trust investigation into Qualcomm, the world's biggest smartphone chip maker, is likely tied to the impending $16 billion rollout of commercial fourth-generation services by China's big telecoms carriers. The probe by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's top economic planning body and price... [Full Article]
By Phil Wahba NEW YORK (Reuters) - Several major U.S. retailers posted disappointing sales for November after cautious shoppers pinched their pennies at the start of a shorter holiday season. Costco Wholesale Corp on Thursday said sales at stores open at least a year rose 2 percent, below the 3.3 percent increase analysts were looking for, accordin... [Full Article]