China Citic Bank to Tap Construction Bank Executive as President - Report
Vice President of state-owned China Construction Bank Zhu Xiaohuang will soon be named president of China Citic Bank Corp (0998.HK), the nation's seventh largest bank by assets, Caixin magazine reported on Tuesday, citing unnamed sources.
INTERVIEW: ASX Mulls Revised Grain Contracts To Boost Trading Volume - Executive
ASX Ltd. (ASX.AU), Australia's dominant exchange, is looking to rejig its grain futures contracts in a bid to capture business from the country's growing role as Asia's breadbasket, a senior executive at the exchange said Tuesday.
Former candidate Santorum to speak at GOP convention
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's former rival for his party's nomination Rick Santorum will speak at the nominating convention in Tampa, Florida, later this month.
Padres blank Cubs
Eric Stults and four other pitchers combined in a five-hit shutout as the San Diego Padres edged the Chicago Cubs, 2-0, in the opener of a three-game series.Stults (2-2) gave up five hits and two walks along with five strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings while Brad Brach, Dale Thayer, Luke Gregerson and
Nats down Astros in 11 innings
Roger Bernadina scored the winner in the 11th as the Washington Nationals took a 5-4 win over the Washington Nationals in the opener of a four-game series.Washington had blown the lead in the ninth, but went ahead in the 11th thanks to a pair of errors
Andy Reid releases statement following death of son
Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid released a statement Monday on the death of his oldest son, Garrett, who died Sunday morning at the age of 29."On behalf of Tammy and our family, I would like to thank everybody for their tremendous support, love, kind words and prayers during this time of great
Chevron Confirms Fire Broke out at Richmond Refinery
A fire erupted at Chevron Corp.'s (CVX) refinery Monday in Richmond, Calif., the company and local officials said.
Fitch Says Asia-Pacific Banks Face Risks
Asia-Pacific banks' rising leverage and growing exposure to China will serve as a restraint on their ratings, and could trigger downgrades if conditions in the world's second-largest economy worsen, Fitch Ratings said Tuesday.
Thomson Reuters May Buy Majority Stake in India's NewsWire18 - Report
Thomson Reuters Corp. (TRI, TRI.T) is likely to buy a majority stake in India's NewsWire18 Pvt. Ltd for about 1.50 billion rupees ($27.3 million), the Mint website reported Tuesday, citing three people familiar with the matter.
Transurban Mulls US Road Disposal After Profit Slides
Transurban Group (TCL.AU) said Tuesday it's mulling the disposal of a U.S. toll road that drove a 51% slide in its annual profit and indicated its robust Australian assets aren't invincible to softer economic conditions at home.