| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:28 PM
The mayo war was over before it even began.
Unilever, the multinational food giant behind Best Foods and Hellman’s mayonnaise, said Thursday that it was withdrawing a lawsuit against vegan start-up Hampton Creek.
The move comes less than six...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Big Tobacco, Big Oil, now Big Mayo?
That’s what Josh Tetrick, founder and chief executive of Hampton Creek in San Francisco, feels like he’s facing in a lawsuit filed against his vegan start-up by multinational food giant Unilever.
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:00 AM
With a $32-billion fortune and business interests as diverse as supermarkets and ports, Asia's richest man, Li Ka-shing, would seem to have little to fret about. But as the Hong Konger told a class of graduating students in the summer at mainland China'...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Hong Kong's most prominent tycoon, Li Ka-shing, on Wednesday urged protesters who have occupied parts of the city since late last month to go home, after police mounted their toughest action against the democracy activists in more than a week. Hong Kong...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:29 PM
Hundreds of Hong Kong police used sledgehammers and chainsaws to dismantle pro-democracy barricades near government offices and the city's financial center on Tuesday, a day after clashes broke out as anti-protest groups tried to reclaim roads.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 12:30 AM
HONG KONG - Huayi Brothers Media is to pay up to $125 million for GDC Technology, a manufacturer of servers and equipment for digital cinema installations.
Huayi currently has a 12% stake in the Hong Kong-based business. That will increase to 79%...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:36 PM
July 25 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
** Dell Inc founder Michael Dell raised his $24.4 billion bid by less than 1 percent just hours before it was to be put to a vote,...
| Dec 15, 2011
Someone leaked Facebook's financial information, Gawker says. Here are the numbers....