U.S. and Indian government officials pressed on with talks on Thursday to resolve their differences over trade and investment, even though U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross called off his visit because of bad weather.
The chief executives of Apple, Walmart, IBM Corp and other major companies are joining a Trump administration advisory board that hopes to prepare the U.S. the workforce shift brought by artificial intelligence.
A federal judge dismissed a racketeering lawsuit accusing Walmart Inc and six other retailers of extortion by forcing accused shoplifters to take costly “restorative justice” classes or else be reported to the police.
A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Thursday approved Sears Holdings Corp Chairman Edward Lampert’s $5.2 billion takeover of the beleaguered retailer, allowing the department store chain to avert liquidation and preserve jobs.
One of the biggest sellers on Amazon.com Inc’s India website has returned after the online retail giant changed its business structures to comply with new federal e-commerce curbs that took effect last week.
India’s revised e-commerce rules caused widespread disruption on Amazon’s India website when they kicked in on Friday, forcing the company to take down its key grocery service and remove a wide range of products.
A U.S. agency that insures worker pensions sought permission on Friday to take over two underfunded Sears Holdings Corp pension plans, after objecting to Sears Chairman Eddie Lampert’s proposed $5.2 billion buyout.