The French lower house voted in favour of a law which could punish supermarkets who destroy edible food in a nation-wide effort to curb food waste.
Severe fuel shortages in Nigeria hit the services of Africa’s largest mobile telecoms operator, MTN, and force Guaranty Trust Bank to close its branches nationwide at lunchtime, the companies say.
The founder of Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd Jack Ma says a lawsuit by a group of luxury goods makers owned by Kering SA accusing the Chinese e-commerce giant of being a conduit for counterfeiters to sell goods was “regrettable”.
(Reuters Business Report) – Few people have much sympathy for the mining companies.
Environmentally damaging, polluting, and hugely profitable, finding friends is no easy task.
BUT they also employ millions of people.
Most of them in developing countries, and often poorly paid.
Fortune magazine releases its 50 Greatest Leaders list for 2015.
(BVO) – Pies, pies and more pies.
In China, McDonald’s is having a pi day. Get it?
That’s pi as in 3.1415, the mathematical constant you use to find the circumference of a circle.
The American fast food chain will be selling the dessert this week for half price at 3.14 yuan. That’s about fifty cents (USD).
Visa technology facilitates secure consumer payments with the new Samsung Galaxy S6
Mobile payment service by Samsung available in the U.S. starting summer 2015
BARCELONA, Spain–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) and Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced a partnership to bring innovative mobile payment services to seven markets in Africa including Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Rwanda, Seychelles and Tanzania.
Leading global brands combine innovative payment and mobile technologies to create in-car purchase experiences that are secure, convenient and easy
(Reuters Business Report) – A smart family home in the heart of London.
It would cost several million pounds to buy.
But this one’s not for sale.
It’s one of a select number of multi-million pound homes up for rent.