|8/24/2016 - || Growth in Best Buy Co. quarterly Profits, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Best Buy shares raised 19% after the retailer reported quarterly profits higher than expected, helped by stronger online sales and a housing recovery that sparked demand.|
The largest ...
|8/24/2016 - || AstraZeneca sells part of antibiotics unit to Pfizer, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) British drugs giant AstraZeneca on Wednesday agreed to sell part of its antibiotics business to US giant Pfizer for up to $1.6 billion (1.4 billion euros).
The deal for the ...|
|8/24/2016 - || Strong Demand on Samsung's NewGalaxy Note 7, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) The S. Korean tech giant, Samsung Electronics Co. announced on Wednesday that the demand on its new Galaxy Note 7 had came stronger than expected, suggesting strong initial sales for the new ...|
|8/24/2016 - || Egypt to continue largest economy in Africa, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) S. Africa, Nigeria and Egypt continue their struggle to become the largest economy in Africa, while S. Africa recently moving back to first place.|
Moreover, the US dollar value of S. ...
|8/24/2016 - || Tourism in Paris lost USD849.38m in H1, MENAFN|
|(MENAFN) Officials said that militant attacks, strikes and floods kept foreign tourists away from the French capital, Paris, in H1 of this year. Also that coasted the tourism industry nearly ...|
|8/24/2016 - || Japan takes aid show to Africa in China's shadow, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Japan takes its aid show to Africa this weekend, with a huge development conference in Kenya, hoping quality will trump quantity in the battle for influence against cash-rich ...|
|8/24/2016 - || German economy grows at better than expected rate, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Strong foreign trade and buoyant consumption drove Germany's economy, Europe's largest, to better-than-expected growth in the second quarter, federal statistics office Destatis said on ...|
|8/24/2016 - || What political deadlock? Spain economy forges ahead, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Spain has for months been awash with warnings that the country's long-lasting political deadlock threatens to harm a fragile recovery, but the economy is forging ahead regardless... ...|
|8/24/2016 - || Asian markets struggle, oil losses widen on glut woe, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Most Asian markets slipped Wednesday as traders trod water ahead of a key speech by Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen this week, while oil suffered fresh losses on persistent glut ...|
|8/24/2016 - || Secret data leak hits French submarine maker: report, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) French defence contractor DCNS has been hit by a massive leak of secret data on its submarines likely to alarm India, Malaysia and Chile which use the boats, The Australian newspaper ...|