First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes... the credit card bill
Long before you start discussing the invitation list, bridesmaid dress colors and possible honeymoon destinations, you and your spouse-to-be should have a heart-to-heart talk about something much more mundane -- the wedding budget.
Visa, MasterCard settlement won't change swipe fee structure for retailers
Visa, MasterCard, and a coalition of member banks signed a memorandum of understanding to end a seven year legal battle over credit card processing fees.
Australia's Flagship Broadband Plan Gets Shaky Start as Costs Rise
The estimated cost of building Australia's national high-speed broadband network has risen, marking a wobbly start to a key policy initiative of a government struggling to survive.
Italy Bank Loans Slow to +0.2% on Year in June
New numbers on Italian bank lending suggest households and businesses are still not fully benefiting from the easy terms banks enjoy on their own financing.
Rio Tinto Cautious Near Term As Price Fall Hits Earnings
Rio Tinto PLC (RIO) said commodity markets are likely to remain volatile near term, after reporting a 22% drop in first-half earnings, but it stuck by a US$16 billion spending program this year even as rival miners cut or postpone investments.
OMV CEO: Confirms 2016 Production Outlook of 350,000 BOE/d
The head of Austrian oil and gas company OMV AG (OMV.VI) confirmed Wednesday his company's outlook for increased production by 2016.
Mahindra & Mahindra Beats Forecast With 20% Jump in 1Q Net Profit
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (500520.BY) Wednesday said its April-June net profit rose a higher-than-expected 20%, helped by robust demand for its vehicles and as raw-material prices stabilized.
Mercedes Benz China July Car Sales up 2% on Year
German car maker Daimler AG's (DAI.XE) core Mercedes-Benz division said Wednesday it sold 14,760 vehicles in China in July, up 2% from a year earlier.
News Corp Buys 51% of Dutch Premier League Broadcasting Rights
News Corp. (NWS) Wednesday acquired a 51% stake in Eredivisie Media & Marketing CV, or EMM, the Dutch company that owns the broadcasting rights to the Dutch soccer premier league.