DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 710,000 Jeep and Dodge SUVs in North America because an improperly installed brake shield could let water leak in and limit braking ability. The recall covers 2011 to 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos. The company says brake booster shields were added as part of a 2014 […]

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Social Finance, an online lender that is one of the more prominent financial technology start-ups, said on Monday that its co-founder and chief executive Mike Cagney planned to step down by the end of the year. The resignation follows a lawsuit over claims of sexual harassment at the San Francisco-based start-up, which is known as […]

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Although the Trump administration last week halted an Obama-era rule requiring large companies to share data with the government about how they pay employees by race and gender, human resources experts and advocates for equal pay say it’s unlikely to slow the push toward pay transparency that employees, shareholders and local governments have demanded in […]

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Philippines Posts Strongest Economic Growth in Asia at 7.1%. Nation seen as among fastest-expanding in the world until 2018 Outsourcing, remittances help guard against global risks The Philippine economy grew at its fastest pace in three years last quarter, underscoring the nation’s resilience to global risks as investment surged and consumers spent more. Stocks gained. […]

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The drug war embarked on by the President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte seems to be a boost to the country’s economy rather than a curse as seen by the international community. Dealers of coffins are making huge monies from the war as prices of coffins have witnessed a significant increase in the past days, hence […]

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Losses in Philippine stocks are accelerating as foreigners keep pulling money from Asia’s most expensive market, amid speculation that the outbursts of President Rodrigo Duterte are hurting investor sentiment. The Philippine Stock Exchange Index fell 1.3 per cent to 7,619.10 in its biggest decline in five weeks. The gauge has dropped 6 per cent from […]

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