Black Friday attracts American shoppers, but many reject stores for online

Black Friday attracts American shoppers, but many reject stores for online

CHICAGO, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Bargain hunters ventured out in the cold weather to buy Christmas presents on Black Friday, but discovered that many U.S. retailers were offering smaller price reductions this year due to tight supplies. COVID fears and fewer “doorbuster” sales thinned out crowds the day after the American Thanksgiving holiday, which kicks … Read more

From cruise operators to airlines: ‘Reopening’ stocks fall due to various fears

November 26 (Reuters) – Companies benefiting from this year’s economic reopening, including AMC Entertainment, United Airlines and Carnival Corp, were hit on Friday by fears that a possibly vaccine-resistant coronavirus variant could ruin their recovery . The variant, discovered in South Africa, prompted more countries to tighten border controls and investors across the globe to … Read more

China asks Didi to delist from US due to security fears – Bloomberg News

SHANGHAI, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Chinese regulators have asked top executives of ride-highiling giant Didi Global Inc (DIDI.N) to devise a plan to delist from US stock markets for fear of data security, Bloomberg News reported. China’s tech watchdog wants management to remove the company from the New York Stock Exchange due to concerns about … Read more

A former Apple employee inspires the state of Washington to take action to curb NDAs

The Apple Inc logo will be displayed outside the company’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, USA on June 13, 2016. REUTERS / Stephen Lam Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – A former Apple Inc (AAPL.O) employee who had filed a whistleblower … Read more

“Not available at the moment”: Turks can not buy iPhones, other electronics after lira dive

ISTANBUL, November 24 (Reuters) – Turks trying to buy iPhones and other electronics received online error messages on Wednesday, including from Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) local website, after a historic 15% drop in the lira the day before caused chaos for prices. The currency fell back to its lowest record on Wednesday, driven by concerns about … Read more

Apple is suing the NSO Group, saying U.S. citizens were targets

Nov 23 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against Israeli cyber company NSO Group and its parent company OSY Technologies for allegedly monitoring and targeting US Apple users with their Pegasus spyware. The iPhone maker said it is also seeking to ban the NSO Group from using … Read more

Amazon and Apple fined $ 225 million in Italian antitrust fines

MILAN, November 23 (Reuters) – Italian antitrust authority fines US technology giants Amazon.com (AMZN.O) and Apple Inc (AAPL.O) a total of more than 200 million euros ($ 225 million) for alleged anti-competitive cooperation in sales of Apple and Beats products. Contract terms in a 2018 agreement between the companies meant that only select retailers were … Read more

H&F, Bain Capital exploits health technology boom with Athenahealth agreement of 17 billion. USD

Bain Capital’s logo appears on screen during a press conference in Tokyo, Japan on October 5, 2017. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up Nov 22 (Reuters) – Private equity firms Hellman & Friedman LLC and Bain Capital on Monday agreed to buy $ 17 billion in … Read more

S&P 500 at record highs as banks rally around Powell nomination

The economy is rising on expectations of interest rate hikes Nasdaq is falling as high government interest rates yield pressured technology stocks Apple at record highs, JPM sees iPhone supply improve Fed Governor Lael Brainard is to be its vice president Index: Dow at 0.86%, S&P at 0.66%, Nasdaq down 0.16% Nov 22 (Reuters) – … Read more

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 end up hitting record highs

The economy is rising on expectations of interest rate hikes Higher government bonds yield pressured technology stocks Apple hits record high, JPM sees iPhone supply improve Nov 22 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 ended lower and the Nasdaq plunged deep into negative territory on Monday after both previously hit record highs following the announcement of … Read more