Oct.19 (Bloomberg) -- President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador plans to let go of three quarters of the Mexican team that negotiates trade agreements, including the just-announced deal with the U.S. and Canada, in a push to cut government spending, according to five people familiar with the plans.
Oct.18 (Bloomberg) -- Starbucks Corp., already restructuring at home, will now shake things up in Europe, too.
Oct.18 (Dow Jones) -- China has the world’s biggest appetite for pork. It’s such a beloved staple that the written Chinese character for “home” depicts a pig inside a house. U.S. producers banked on that business being around for years.
Oct.18 (Dow Jones) -- President Trump on Thursday threatened to deploy the military and close the southern border if Mexico doesn't stop an "onslaught" of Latin American migrants passing through its country from reaching the U.S.
Oct.18 (Bloomberg) -- No one would mistake Sherrod Brown for a Donald Trump supporter.
Oct.18 (Dow Jones) -- Carol Jansson, a strong opponent of abortion, is thrilled about the confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Her desire for conservative change on the court was a top priority when she was choosing between Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, in the 2016 presidential election.
Oct.19 (Bloomberg) -- Mexican restaurant operator Alsea SAB is getting access to new European markets with its expanded Starbucks Corp. partnership, but it may find the region is tough to crack.
Oct.19 (Dow Jones) -- Amazon.com Inc. executives have made a fresh round of visits to several of the 20 finalists for its $5 billion second-headquarters project, fueling added anticipation as it nears a decision in a process that has stretched over more than a year.
Oct.18 (Dow Jones) -- Coca-Cola Co. boss James Quincey shuffled his management team, promoting a company veteran into the vacant No. 2 role and disclosing the retirement of the company’s finance chief.
Oct.19 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. tariffs on steel could be replaced by quotas for Canada and Mexico, the head of the largest U.S. steelmaker says.
Oct.18 (Dow Jones) -- Two of the world’s largest consumer-goods companies, Unilever PLC and Nestlé SA, reported stronger sales as a wave of inflation in many markets emboldened them to raise prices.
Oct.18 (Dow Jones) -- The push to build new 5G networks is finally paying off for the world’s telecom-equipment makers.