Tag Archives: Spending

Oil groups’ R&D spending under threat

Fall in crude price puts pressure on long-term investments Asia homepage

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Alibaba cash could fund small spending spree at Yahoo

By Alexei Oreskovic and Ross Kerber SAN FRANCISCO/BOSTON (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s upcoming public offering will give Yahoo Inc billions of dollars for a potential shopping spree that investors hope will jumpstart its comeback. But with numerous holes … Continue reading

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As Russian Threat in Ukraine Grows, NATO Faces Thorny Spending Questions – Wall Street Journal

Channel 4 News As Russian Threat in Ukraine Grows, NATO Faces Thorny Spending QuestionsWall Street JournalUkraine's showdown with Moscow deepened as Russian President Vladimir Putin lashed out at Kiev and its allies Friday while sidestepping allegations that his troops are … Continue reading

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NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen urges Canada to boost defence spending – CBC.ca

NBCNews.com NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen urges Canada to boost defence spendingCBC.caNATO's outgoing secretary general is repeating his call for member countries like Canada to boost their defence spending in response to the "wake-up call" of recent crises like the … Continue reading

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Manchester United plan €82m spending spree after transfer blow

Manchester United plan €82m spending spree after transfer blow – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Sky Sports have reported that Angel Di Maria set to touch down in England ahead of his record breaking £63.9m move to Manchester United. The report … Continue reading

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NetApp profit rises on higher enterprise spending

NetApp Inc reported better-than-expected first-quarter profit as businesses spent more to replace their ageing storage equipment. Increased sales of products sold under the NetApp brand assuaged some investors’ concerns that the company was losing business to newer and cheaper flash-based … Continue reading

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King falls on Candy Crush spending drop

Chief executive denies that the casual gaming boom is ending as a $ 150m dividend fails to stop the shares from falling further below the IPO price Asia homepage

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Amazon’s spending spree raises margin concerns

Amazon.com Inc's heavy investment in content and technology to fight off deep-pocketed rivals is proving to be more costly than many had expected, raising fears that operating earnings will be remain under pressure indefinitely. Amazon's shares fell 12 percent to … Continue reading

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Nokia’s fortunes brighten on heavy network spending

By Sakari Suoninen and Jussi Rosendahl HELSINKI (Reuters) – Nokia surprised investors with strong quarterly earnings and raised its full-year profit margin forecast as network operators install more powerful systems to cope with surging mobile data traffic. The Finnish company … Continue reading

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China telecoms spending buoys Huawei

China’s Huawei saw 2014 first half revenues jump almost one-fifth year-on-year, boosted largely by higher global network demand Asia homepage

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