U.K. Regulator on Why It Is Pursuing Record Fines Against BA, Marriott
Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham said her office considered cybersecurity gaps, among other factors, in proposing that Marriott and British Airways' parent company pay the biggest fines to date under Europe's data-privacy laws.
Newbies Pay $15 Million for TV Episode to Stand Out in Packed Streaming Market
As Walt Disney, AT&T's WarnerMedia and Apple prepare to enter the crowded streaming-entertainment market, they are racing to stand out with eye-catching shows that cost as much for a season as a big-budget movie.
Airbus Poised to Overtake Boeing as Biggest Plane Maker
Boeing said its commercial-jetliner deliveries fell by more than a third in the first half from a year earlier, as 737 MAX aircraft continue to pile up at its facilities.
Ross Spells Out Reprieve for Huawei
Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the U.S. would grant licenses to American companies that want to sell technology to Huawei Technologies as long as the sales wouldn't put national security at risk, expanding on a pledge made last month by President Trump to Chinese President Xi.
Deutsche Bank Shares Continue to Fall
Deutsche Bank AG shares slid a second day as investors and analysts questioned the German lender's growth projections and management's grip on restructuring.
Big Tech Summoned to Washington for Antitrust Hearing
Representatives of Google, Amazon.com, Facebook and Apple will testify next week at a hearing on "online platforms and market power," a House subcommittee said.
All-Electric Mini Cooper to be Built in the U.K.
BMW Group on Tuesday introduced an all-electric version of the Mini Cooper SE, which the company said will be built in the U.K.
Apple Music, Spotify Tap Live Events to Stand Out
Streaming services are using listening data to invite hard-core fans to free, private concerts by Taylor Swift, Tyler the Creator and other pop stars to stand out and connect with fans more directly.
Norwest Venture Partners Invests in Autism Specialist Gateway Learning
Norwest Venture Partners has invested in Gateway Learning Group, the latest infusion of capital by private-equity firms in companies that focus on autism.
Platinum Partners Executives Found Guilty of Fraud
A federal jury in Brooklyn convicted two executives at defunct hedge fund Platinum Partners of three fraud counts while acquitting them of five others after a two-month trial in which prosecutors had accused the men of swindling millions of dollars from investors.