Exclusive: BMW delays next generation Mini due to Brexit uncertainty, costs
By Edward Taylor FRANKFURT (Reuters) – BMW <BMWG.DE> has delayed the development of its next generation Mini as it seeks to cut costs and as uncertainty over Britain’s trade relations with the European Union make long-term investment decisions harder. The German carmaker has developed three generations of the Mini since buying the marque from Rover […]
Ask Amy: Friend’s tolerance is tested by tardiness – The Denver Post
Dear Amy: I moved to a new city about a year ago. I’ve made one really great friend here, but there’s a hitch: our incongruous approaches to timeliness. “Sam” has been, without fail, late to everything we’ve ever planned. His tardiness ranges from one to three hours. Sometimes, I wait an hour and politely ask, […]
SoftBank posts a quarterly profit of $11 billion to end a turbulent 12 months.
For many technology companies, the past 12 months have been a roller coaster, starting with a pandemic-driven market-wide sell-off in March and ending with one of the largest stock market run-ups in history. But for Japan’s SoftBank, which manages the world’s largest tech investment fund, it has been an especially wild ride. In an earnings […]