|7/28/2016 - || Smartphone sales drive Samsung Q2 profit, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Solid sales of its flagship smartphone and an aggressive cost-cutting drive saw Samsung Electronics on Thursday post a better-than-expected gain in net profit for the second ...|
|7/28/2016 - || Lack of exercise runs up $67.5 bn annual health tab, study finds, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Health problems caused by a lack of daily physical exercise cost the world some $67.5 billion (61 billion euros) in 2013 -- more than many countries' GDP, researchers said ...|
|7/28/2016 - || Apple says one billion iPhones have been sold, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Apple announced Wednesday the sale of its billionth iPhone, a milestone for the company as it seeks to keep momentum in a competitive smartphone market.
Chief executive Tim Cook ...|
|7/28/2016 - || Huge quarter for Facebook lifts shares, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Facebook on Wednesday reported a huge quarterly profit jump fueled by strong growth in revenues and its global user base, powering shares higher for the top social network.
|7/28/2016 - || Fed leaves rates unchanged but says US economy improving, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) The Federal Reserve left key interest rates untouched Wednesday but acknowledged improved economic performance, suggesting a rate increase may still be on the horizon in ...|
|7/28/2016 - || SABMiller pauses integration with AB InBev: reports, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) SABMiller has paused integration work with brewing giant AB InBev, according to media reports on Wednesday, after AB InBev raised its takeover offer due to the plunge in the pound ...|
|7/28/2016 - || Nice attack further hits air bookings to France: study, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Air travel bookings to France have fallen by a fifth for August and September following the deadly jihadist attack in Nice, a specialist in traveller data said Wednesday.
|7/28/2016 - || Boeing shares rise despite 1st quarterly loss since 2009, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Boeing reported its first quarterly loss in nearly seven years Wednesday, but its shares jumped as it confirmed its target for 2016 plane deliveries, saying the commercial aircraft ...|
|7/28/2016 - || Global stocks mostly up on Tokyo stimulus, AFP|
|(MENAFN - AFP) Global stocks mostly rose Wednesday as Tokyo launched a massive fiscal stimulus package and the US Federal Reserve kept interest rates low.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe unveiled the ...|
|7/27/2016 - || Egypt- High prices, inflation increase not behind CBE's decision to keep pound's price against US dollar: analysts, Daily News Egypt|
|(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The month of June witnessed a notable increase in the inflation rate. Economic analysts believe that the devaluation of the Egyptian pound significantly increased the ...|