Canada’s Sunrise Records to Buy Failing HMV
Canadian retailer Sunrise Records is pulling stricken retailer HMV out of bankruptcy in a deal that will safeguard some 1,500 jobs.
Nissan Board Taps Renault’s Senard, Shareholders Meeting Set
Nissan’s board has chosen as a director Jean-Dominique Senard, who was recently appointed chairman at the Japanese automaker’s alliance partner Renault SA.
UK’s Theresa May Traveling to Northern Ireland in Brexit Bid
British Prime Minister Theresa May is traveling to Northern Ireland seeking support for her stalled withdrawal plan from the European Union.
Egypt Debates Motion to Extend Presidential Term Limits
Egypt’s parliament is debating a motion to amend the country’s constitution, a move that could allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in office beyond his designated maximum two-term limit ending in 2022.
British Economy ‘Stalling’ Amid Intensified Brexit Worries
With Brexit less than eight weeks away, it’s becoming clear that the British economy is stalling as firms struggle with the uncertainty over what will happen.
New App Lets Dog Lovers Swipe Right for Perfect Pet Match
If the pooch melts your heart, swipe right.
Swedish Police Hopeful Stolen Royal Treasure Has Been Found
Swedish royal treasure from 1611 that is said to be worth 65 million kronor ($7.2 million) and was stolen last year from a cathedral, might have been found, police said Tuesday.
Eurozone Growth Falters Further at the Start of 2019: Survey
A closely watched survey shows that economic growth across the 19-country eurozone dipped further at the start of 2019 to its lowest level in five-and-a-half years.
BP Gets Lift From Higher Oil Prices and Increased Production
BP says fourth-quarter earnings jumped 65 percent as the London-based energy company benefited from higher oil prices and increased production.
Yemen’s Warring Parties Discuss Stalled Prisoner Exchange
Yemen’s government and the Houthi rebels are meeting in Jordan for talks on implementing a stalled prisoner exchange agreed upon in December.