EU eyes ways to bolster Ukraine economy amid Russia tension

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva, second right, talks to Germany’s Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, left, Italy’s Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero, second left, and Belgium’s Foreign Minister Didier Reynders prior a meeting of EU Foreign Affairs ministers at the European Council headquarters in Brussels, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco) The European Union is studying ways to help bolster the […]

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez eyes powerful House committee in charge of taxation laws

Ocasio-Cortez called out on ‘Medicare for all’ funding claim Democrat congresswoman-elect fact-checked for suggesting that $21 trillion in Pentagon accounting errors could help fund her proposed ‘Medicare for all’ program. Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has not yet been sworn into Congress, but she’s already eyeing a seat at one of the most powerful House committees in charge of taxation laws. The […]

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Volkswagen eyes North American expansion, just days after GM closures

First on FOX: Volkswagen North America CEO says regaining trust is the Volkswagen CEO of the North America Region Hinrich J. Woebcken unveils VW’s latest vehicles and responds to diesel controversy with FOX Business’ Jeff Flock. Volkswagen reportedly said Wednesday it’s looking for a new North American production facility, which it will use to build electric vehicles, just days after […]

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Mississippi runoff: All eyes on McDaniel voters as Hyde-Smith banks on their support

Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith is hoping for supporters of state Sen. Chris McDaniel to vote for her in Mississippi’s run-off election. With voting underway in Mississippi’s Senate runoff race, the big question for the final election of the 2018 midterm season revolves around a candidate who is not even on the ballot anymore. Chris McDaniel, a firebrand Republican state senator, sought […]

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Dunkin' eyes Starbucks drinkers with new espresso line

Dunkin’ Brands CEO on quarterly earnings, minimum wage Dunkin’ Brands CEO Nigel Travis on Dunkin’ Brands’ quarterly earnings report, the U.S. economy and minimum wage. Dunkin’ is going after Starbucks where it hurts the most: espresso. Continue Reading Below The Massachusetts-based chain announced on Wednesday that it’s adding several espresso items to its menu in time for the holiday season. […]

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ASIC eyes SMSFs, dodgy products in law changes while banks baulk

The dodgy financial products that have become the hallmark of the banking royal commission could be stopped from sale if the corporate cop gets its way on new legislation being considered by the government. The $750 billion unregulated self-managed superannuation sector could also be up for a rude shock with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission also asking for new […]

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