Oil Holds Steady Near 3-Month Highs on Supply Worries
Worries over possible disruptions to supply from the Middle East and a steep fall in U.S. oil inventories pushed prices higher.
Report: Daimler to Expand Output at Hungarian Plant
The German carmaker is reportedly looking to expand its export plant in Hungary to double annual production to 300,000 vehicles by 2015.
Boomers Need Health-Care Costs Reality Check
Health-care costs have been steadily rising over the decades, yet many boomers are planning adequately to cover the costs in retirement.
DATA SNAP: U.S. July Housing Starts Down 1.1%, Permits Rise 6.8%
========================================================= U.S. Housing Starts Jul Jun ! Consensus: ! Total Starts: -1.1% +6.8%r ! -0.5% ! Single-Family: -6.5% +4.7% ! Actual: ! ! -1.1% ! ========================================================= By Sarah Portlock and Jeffrey Sparshott
BASF Sells Decorative Paints Unit to Prosol
German chemicals company BASF SE (BAS.XE) said Thursday it will sell decorative paints unit Relius in Germany and France to Prosol Lacke + Farben GmbH.
U.S. Housing Starts Down 1.1%, Permits Rise
U.S. home building slipped in July after a strong gain last month while new permits rose to their highest level in four years, a possible sign of confidence for construction going forward.
PepsiCo Gatorade Head O'Hagan Leaving Company -Source
The head of PepsiCo Inc.'s (PEP) Gatorade business, Sarah Robb O'Hagan, is leaving the company, a person familiar with the matter said, the latest executive movement in PepsiCo's Americas drink division, its largest business.
Brazilian Government Authorizes China's ICBC to Operate There
The Brazilian government has authorized China's largest lender by assets, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd. (IDCBY, 1398.HK, 601398.SH), to operate in Latin America's largest nation.
Nigerian Oil Spill Agency Directs Exxon to Clean Up Akwa Ibom Spill
Nigeria's National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency, or NOSDRA, has directed Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) to clean up oil sighted on Nigeria's shoreline near the company's Qua Iboe oil terminal while investigation into the source of the spill is completed, a spokesman for the agency said Thursday.
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