|7/31/2014 - || Italy admits it will not meet growth targets, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said on Thursday he expected the eurozone's third largest economy to miss its growth target this year - a failure that will make it tough for the ...|
|7/31/2014 - || Beer giant toasts bumper World Cup sales, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The world's biggest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, said Thursday it had seen a bumper quarter with World Cup fever boosting sales from Brazil to Germany.
The Belgian-Brazilian ...|
|7/31/2014 - || US stocks tumble 2 in broad sell-off, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) US stocks Thursday plummeted about two percent in a broad sell-off attributed to a range of factors, including weak eurozone data, the Argentine debt default and disappointing US ...|
|7/31/2014 - || Target names new CEO after data hacking scandal, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) US and Canadian retail chain Target named former top Pepsi official Brian Cornell as its new chief executive, charged with cleaning up after a massive data theft scandal.
|7/31/2014 - || US warns retailers on data-stealing malware, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) US government cybersecurity watchdogs warned retailers Thursday about malware being circulated that allows hackers to get into computer networks and steal customer data.
|7/31/2014 - || Android grabs 85 of smartphone market, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Smartphones powered by the Android operating system captured 85 percent of the worldwide market in the second quarter, threatening to marginalize rival platforms, a new survey ...|
|7/31/2014 - || Argentina blames US for debt woes, denies default, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Argentina blamed the United States Thursday for the legal battle that forced it to miss a debt payment and - despite ratings agencies' declarations to the contrary - denied being in ...|
|7/31/2014 - || Judge rejects Microsoft's defense of overseas data, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) A judge on Thursday rejected a bid by Microsoft to derail a warrant demanding that email data from servers in Ireland be turned over to US prosecutors.
Microsoft vowed to battle ...|
|7/31/2014 - || France's Iliad bids for T-Mobile controlling stake, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) French upstart telecom operator Iliad said Thursday it has bid for a controlling stake in US carrier T-Mobile, offering an alternative to a potential tie-up with rival ...|
|7/31/2014 - || European business already feeling chill of Ukraine crisis, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Even before sanctions against Moscow start to bite, European companies doing business in Russia have been feeling the pinch and many fear worse to come, CEOs and analysts said ...|