Sieren’s China: The battle of tech giants

Trump insists he wants to prevent China from spying on US citizens through these apps, and that this is a matter of national security. But China and the US are fighting their first tech battles in their struggle to establish themselves on the global chessboard. This is a war in which there will only be […]

Warren Buffett’s firm adds to its Amazon, bank investments

Berkshire owns more than 90 companies, including BNSF railroad, clothing, furniture and jewelry firms. Its insurance and utility businesses typically account for more than half of the company’s net income. It also has major investments in such companies as American Express, Coca-Cola Co. and Wells Fargo & Co.

Berkshire Hathaway’s third-quarter profits decline 11%

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. owns more than 90 companies, including BNSF railroad and clothing, furniture and jewelry businesses. Its insurance and utility businesses typically account for more than half of the company’s operating income. The company also has major investments in such companies as Apple, American Express, Coca-Cola and Wells Fargo & Co.

Buffett’s firm adds stake in RH, trims Wells Fargo holdings

Berkshire picked up 1.2 million shares of specialty home furnishings retailer RH during the third quarter and acquired nearly 7.5 million shares of Occidental Petroleum as part of helping finance Occidental’s acquisition of Anadarko. Berkshire invested $10 billion in the Occidental deal during the quarter.

Warren Buffett gets out of the newspaper business

Lee said it expects to eliminate about $20 million in annual costs as part of the deal primarily by cutting administrative expenses at the newspapers. Lee said it also expects to increase revenue by about $5 million by focusing on growing digital revenue and changes to subscription pricing.

Donald Trump Can’t Be Bothered to Prepare for the Debates

The public is overwhelmingly skeptical about Trump’s qualifications for the Oval Office. Shouting cruel nicknames, insinuating that he has a large penis, and repeating transparent lies are unlikely to change that narrative. What’s more, in a two-person debate Trump will need to talk at great length about policy, while rebutting follow-up questions from both the […]

Cristiano Ronaldo ‘agreed to QUIT Man Utd for shock Valencia transfer in 2006’ after struggles under Sir Alex Ferguson

“It was match after match after match and in a two-year period I’ve never seen anything like it on a pitch at Old Trafford.”

NFF distributes FIFA’s N772m COVID-19 relief fund to clubs

In a communiqué issued after the NFF Executive Committee meeting via a video conference on Monday, the total sum to be disbursed is made up of $1,000,000 (being FIFA’s support for restarting the football season); $500,0000 (being FIFA’s dedicated support for women’s football); $300,000 (CAF’s support to its Member Associations); $200,000 (NFF’s support from Sponsors’ […]