At a museum near the U.S. Capitol three weeks ago, 700 guests sampled bratwurst and vodka and watched the Olympics on a mammoth screen. From the second floor, Comcast Corp.’s David Cohen addressed the crowd, which included the Russian ambassador and a White House official.
Comcast Corp.’s proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable Inc. goes before U.S. regulators who may be more interested in ensuring Internet users can see Netflix Inc.’s videos than parsing the combined company’s market share.
A visit to Iran by a French business delegation has prompted a call by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to his French counterpart, Laurent Fabius, to express concern, a State Department official told Congress.
There's nothing sexy about mortgage real estate investment trusts. They can't talk to you like Siri or deliver packages with drones like Amazon envisions. But they currently yield 13 percent while Treasury bonds yield only 3.8 percent.
North Korea remains “intent” on setting up front companies to smuggle material to build weapons as well as selling arms abroad, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Undersecretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence David Cohen said.
French automakers PSA Peugeot Citroën and Renault SA and companies that transport Iranian oil are poised to benefit from the six-month accord to rein in Iran’s nuclear program while easing trade sanctions.
The Obama administration targeted companies and individuals today for evading international sanctions against Iran and supporting the country’s nuclear program, a move aimed in part at dissuading Congress from imposing additional trade penalties.