(Sharecast News) – London stocks were a little higher at the start of trading on Tuesday as investors paused after strong gains from the previous session and sifted through a range of company news.As of 08:40 GMT, the FTSE 100 was up 0.2% to 6,600.96. Investors digested comments from a Chinese official, who warned of …

Crown Resorts and its majority shareholder, billionaire James Packer, have suffered a humiliating reprimand at the hands of Patricia Bergin, SC’s special investigation into their casino business. They have only themselves to blame. The damning final report of the 10-month investigation by the NSW Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority found that Crown – through its …

T The FTSE 100 was heading for a flat start today, with traders hedging their bets before investors digest a flurry of news on expected corporate earnings later. Taking large positions ahead of the Bank of England’s noon monetary policy announcements was also not considered wise. The index had a moderate session yesterday after being …

French cloud software provider Wiztopic has announced a partnership with Euronext Corporate Services, a subsidiary of the Euronext stock exchange. Euronext will offer its clients the possibility of adopting the Wiztrust blockchain certification platform to fight against fake news for listed companies. If an individual copies and manipulates a business ad, it could affect the …

Click to enlarge Illustration by Anson Stevens-Bollen Every year since 1976, Project Censored has rendered an invaluable service in highlighting the most important news which is in some way not suitable for printing. Censorship in an authoritarian society is evident, at least from a distance. There is a central agent or agency responsible for it, …

SINGAPORE, November 30, 2020 / PRNewswire / – LIXIL, maker of pioneering water and housing products, today announced that, as part of ongoing measures to simplify the organization and move to a more agile culture, it is simplifying titles for managers and above throughout the organization. For managers of LIXIL International and working in global …

Ofcom conducted an annual survey covering the period April 2019 to March 2020 in which the broadcasting regulator asked the public if they believed the news programs they watched on each of the major television channels were free from bias. But in the latest blow to the BBC, the company ranked at the bottom of …

The new head of Croydon Council pledged to change ‘the way we make decisions as an organization’, accepted the need for better financial management and opened the door to meeting activists for a referendum on governance, which could lead Croydon to move directly to an elected mayor model of local government. In her first interview …

The summer has been filled with scorching images of racial injustice and the fury that injustice engenders. Now comes autumn, and with it a longing for the refreshing breeze of mighty reform. The right demand for diversity, equity and inclusion is heard on all sides. This week, California claimed to be responding on the business …

Larry Fink, chief executive of BlackRock, said the hardest part of running the giant asset management company in the midst of a global pandemic has been maintaining the “conservation of our culture.” Speaking Thursday morning at Morningstar Virtual Conference, Fink said disruptions and adjustments related to remote working have had minimal impact on business operations. …