Amazon Deal Opens Door to Bigger Footprint in India
Amazon has signed an agreement that would give it the option to take a significant stake in one of India's largest retailers.
Google Disables YouTube Channels It Linked to Hong Kong Influence Operation
Google pulled 210 YouTube channels from its platform, saying that they appeared to be part of a coordinated disinformation campaign in response to pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
CMA Orders RBS and Santander to Fix PPI Breaches
The U.K.'s Competition and Markets Authority ordered Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander U.K. to fix payment protection insurance breaches after they failed to properly inform thousands of customers that they had the policy.
GW Pharmaceuticals in Talks With U.K. Regulator Over Epilepsy Drugs
A U.K. health watchdog said that it is in talks with GW Pharmaceuticals over recommending the company's cannabis-derived medicine for use by the country's National Health Service to treat epilepsy.
FAA Seeks Pilots' Input to Establish New 737 MAX Procedures
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is asking pilots from airlines that fly the Boeing Co. 737 MAX to participate in simulator testing to help validate new procedures for the plane that was grounded in March following two crashes.
FDA Focuses on Novartis Delay in Reporting Drug-Test Data Manipulation
Regulators examining test data manipulation for a gene-therapy drug made by Novartis are zeroing in on the company's two-month delay in launching a formal inquiry.
Hasbro Picks Up Peppa Pig in $4 Billion Deal
Hasbro is making a big bet on entertainment aimed at young children by acquiring Entertainment One for $4 billion in cash. Executives cite Peppa Pig as a brand that generates strong earnings from the likes of live shows, theme parks, toys and television.
VMware to Buy Pivotal Software and Carbon Black
Software company VMware plans to buy Pivotal Software and cybersecurity provider Carbon Black, bolstering its push to allow customers to build, manage and secure applications across devices and cloud-computing environments.
Salesforce Increases Full-Year Revenue Forecast
The business-software provider posted record results in the latest quarter, offering positive signs for enterprise-technology spending as some companies in recent weeks flashed warnings about client sentiment.
Boeing Shares Rise on Hopes for 737 MAX
Shares of Boeing ascended on a signal that the aerospace giant's troubled fleet of 737 MAX aircraft is moving toward a return to service.