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Is Sony un-Japanese enough to entertain change?

22.05.2013, 06:12:16 ч.

TOKYO (Reuters) - Few foreign activist investors have made much headway in forcing change in Japan, where a conservative corporate culture favors long-standing ties with banks, business partners and workers rather than shareholders seeking value.

Dimon Strengthens Grip at J.P. Morgan

22.05.2013, 05:50:07 ч.

J.P. Morgan shareholders rejected a proposal to split James Dimon's dual roles as chief executive and chairman, and re-elected all the members of the bank's board.

Fed officials dampen talk of imminent bond buying cutback

22.05.2013, 05:43:00 ч.

NEW YORK/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Two senior Federal Reserve officials on Tuesday played down the chances that the U.S. central bank would signal a readiness to reduce its bond buying at its meeting next month, dampening speculation the Fed's ultra-easy monetary policy might end soon.

Dow, S&P end at records on Fed officials' reassurance

22.05.2013, 05:40:40 ч.

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks rose on Tuesday, with the Dow and the S&P 500 closing at new all-time highs as Federal Reserve officials' comments eased some concerns that the central bank could start reducing its stimulus program.

Disney-owned ESPN cutting hundreds of jobs: source

22.05.2013, 05:36:51 ч.

(Reuters) - ESPN, the sports channel that is Walt Disney Co's most profitable unit, is cutting 300 to 400 jobs across the company and closing a small Denver office, a person with knowledge of the cuts said.

Apple CEO Calls for Corporate Tax Reform

22.05.2013, 05:25:33 ч.

Apple CEO Tim Cook defended the iPhone maker's tax practices as proper, challenging Senate investigators who reported Apple paid no corporate income tax on tens of billions of dollars in overseas income over the past four years and urging a simplification of tax laws.

EU leaders look to end Apple-style tax avoidance schemes

22.05.2013, 05:18:48 ч.

BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) - Growing concern in European capitals about aggressive tax avoidance by high-profile corporations such as Amazon, Google and Apple looks set to steal the agenda of a European Union summit in Brussels on Wednesday.

Gap willing to sign Bangladesh safety accord, if tweaked

22.05.2013, 05:09:45 ч.

(Reuters) - Gap Inc's chairman and CEO said on Tuesday the U.S. retailer was ready to sign a global accord designed to prevent another deadly disaster in Bangladesh's garment industry, provided there were some "very minor accommodations."

Sony to assess spin-off proposal for entertainment business: Nikkei

22.05.2013, 04:59:00 ч.

(Reuters) - Sony Corp is considering evaluating a proposal from top shareholder Third Point LLC to spin off part of its movie and music business, Japanese daily Nikkei reported.

Exclusive: EU says Chinese FTA possible, but wants market opening

22.05.2013, 04:47:04 ч.

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is willing to deepen trade ties with China but wants to see concessions from Beijing first, documents seen by Reuters on Tuesday showed.