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Nasdaq plans to toughen rules that could make it harder for Chinese companies to list on its exchange: report

Nasdaq Inc. [: NDAQ] plans to impose stricter regulation that may make it harder for some Chinese companies to list on its platform, Reuters reported late Monday. Among the new rules, Nasdaq would require companies from some .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 19th, 2020

Should miners and truckers be allowed to bend rules these days?

Coal companies want to suspend payments for mine cleanups. The trucking industry wants to waive rules that limit drivers’ daily hours. And oil producers want to put off a June 1 deadline to shift to summer-grade gasoline......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2020

Should miners and truckers be allowed to bend the rules these days?

Coal companies want to suspend payments for mine cleanups. The trucking industry wants to waive rules that limit drivers’ daily hours. And oil producers want to put off a June 1 deadline to shift to summer-grade gasoline......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2020

Dow Jones Newswires: ABN AMRO profit falls as bank announces plan to strengthen Financial-Crime Detection

Last month ABN AMRO said it was being investigated by the Dutch authorities in relation to requirements under an act on the prevention of money laundering and financing of terrorism......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2019

Dow Jones Newswires: BP swings to loss on weaker upstream earnings

he London-based energy giant posted a replacement-cost loss--a metric similar to the net income figure that U.S. oil companies report--of $351 million for the three months ended Sept. 30, compared with a profit of $3.09 billion in the year-earlier period......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2019

Dow Jones Newswires: UCB to acquire Ra Pharmaceuticals in $2.1 billion deal

Shareholders of Ra Pharma will receive $48 for each share held, a joint statement by the two companies said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2019

Norway fund may have to offload $1 billion stake in Glencore in shift away from coal

Norway's $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund may have to sell its $1 billion stake in commodities giant Glencore, among other companies that derive more than 30 percent of their revenue from coal, to meet proposed tighter ethical investing rules......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

How do companies get added to (removed from) Dow Jones industrial average? Ask a Fool

The Dow components are chosen by S&P Dow Jones Indices, and there are no specific rules for inclusion. Generally speaking, components of the Dow should be large and respected companies.     .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 25th, 2018

Twitter defends not suspending Alex Jones, saying it won’t ‘succumb and simply react to outside pressure’

"He hasn't violated our rules,” said the company's co-founder and CEO, explaining why Twitter would not follow other technology companies in cutting ties with the conspiracy theorist......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 8th, 2018

Twitter Suspends Alex Jones for Seven Days Over Tweet

Twitter said a tweet by Mr. Jones violated its rules against inciting violence. The move was Twitter’s harshest against Mr. Jones after other tech companies banned him last week......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytAug 15th, 2018

Apple Will Require All Apps to Have a Privacy Policy

The new rule goes into effect Oct. 3 After data breaches at other tech companies and the European Union’s stricter GDPR rules, A.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 1st, 2018

EU Creating a Regulatory Regime for Cryptocurrencies, Says Economic Chief

The planned regulatory regime could include stricter rules for projects deemed "global stablecoins," a subtle reference, possibly, to Libra......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 26th, 2020

Fitness clubs can reopen for indoor workouts Friday, but stricter rules in Chicago have some gyms worried

Fitness clubs can reopen for indoor workouts Friday, but stricter rules in Chicago have some gyms worried.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 24th, 2020

Dow Jones Newswires: Nestlé’s KitKat to drop Fairtrade cocoa certification for Rainforest Alliance

Nestlé SA drew criticism on Tuesday after saying it will drop the Fairtrade certification that its famous KitKat candy bars carry in the U.K. and Ireland......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 23rd, 2020

Why ‘Digital Taxes’ Are the New Trade War Flashpoint

The U.S. decision to withdraw from international efforts to harmonize global tax rules for digital companies risks triggering a new trade war. The move came after the U.S. and a group of nations failed to agree on the best way to tax revenue fr.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 18th, 2020

GHP voices support for rules to increase use of masks in public

The Greater Houston Partnership has thrown its support behind increasing the use of masks in public to help slow the spread of Covid-19. The board of directors of the GHP, a business advocacy group made up of over 1,000 member companies in the Houston a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

UK"s Supreme Court rules against Mastercard, Visa in retailers" fees battle

Britain's highest court on Wednesday upheld an earlier Court of Appeal ruling that credit card companies Visa and Mastercard restricted competition in the way they set fees for retailers, opening the way for them to seek compensation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2020

SoftBank Used "Circular Financing" Scheme To Prop Up Struggling Vision Fund Companies

SoftBank Used "Circular Financing" Scheme To Prop Up Struggling Vision Fund Companies.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 15th, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic lingers, life insurance companies are getting stricter about who they will cover

REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli   According to Policygenius CEO and cofounder Jennifer Fitzgerald, "over half" of life insurers partnered with the online comparison have made changes to underwriting standards since early April. Anyone who.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 15th, 2020

Apple and Google are facing pressure from New York"s Attorney General to impose stricter privacy rules on contact tracing apps that are currently flooding their app stores (GOOG, APPL)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images New York Attorney General .....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 15th, 2020