Hightower preparing for biggest challenge that petroleum industry has faced in a lifetime

Steve Hightower is founder, president and CEO of Hightowers Petroleum Co., which is the largest minority-owned business in Greater Cincinnati......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

5 restaurant executives and insiders reveal the industry"s biggest challenges for 2020

Associated Press Business Insider spoke with five restaurant industry insiders about the biggest challenge facing the business in 2020.  The CEOs of Noodles & Co., TGI Fridays, and Panera all said issues related to workers and labor are.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2020

Business Pulse: What is Hawaii"s biggest recruitment challenge?

In an upcoming special report, Pacific Business News speaks with industry leaders in staffing and recruitment about the current state of the industry, as well as what is bei.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2020

In Biggest Challenge to Car Industry, Young People Don’t Drive

Many Americans learned how to drive when they were in their teens and got a driver's license soon after. However, this pattern has changed, leaving the auto industry with a smaller pool of customers......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 8th, 2020

Explainer: Attack on Saudi leaves world without spare oil capacity

The strike on the heartland of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including damage to the world's biggest petroleum-processing facility, has driven oil prices to their highest level in nearly four months......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 15th, 2019

Anadarko"s weak performance in U.S. Permian made it a takeover target

Anadarko Petroleum Corp has become the biggest prize in the energy industry in part because of lagging oil production despite large land holdings in the top U.S. shale field......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 29th, 2019

Chevron to buy Anadarko for $33 billion in shale push

Chevron Corp unveiled a $33 billion takeover of Anadarko Petroleum Corp on Friday, bolstering its position in shale oil and liquid natural gas production with the biggest industry merger since Royal Dutch Shell bought BG Group in 2016......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 12th, 2019

Fed proposes easing post-crisis rules for biggest banks

The proposal comes as the Trump administration continues to look for ways to curtail the regulatory burden faced by the banking industry, a decade after the global financial crisis......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 8th, 2019

Investors challenge WPP over Sorrell"s departure

LONDON (Reuters) - The world's biggest advertising agency WPP faced a shareholder revolt over its handling of the departure of former CEO Martin Sorrell after large votes against the chairman and the company remuneration report......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 13th, 2018

ETF Investing: An ETF pioneer singles out her industry’s biggest challenge

Exchange-traded funds remain misunderstood, despite how much has been said about the booming ETF industry, says Deborah Fuhr, London-based co-founder and managing partner for research firm ETFGI......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2018

I"m an American who lived in North Korea for a month — and the biggest challenge I faced during my time there was psychological

Kin Cheung/AP Travis Jeppesen, author of "See You Again in Pyongyang: A Journey into Kim Jong Un's North Korea," is the fi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2018

Companies" Brexit Challenge: Preparing for the Unknown

Some of the world’s biggest companies are drawing up plans for the unplannable: a March divorce between Britain and the European Union, in which even some basic parameters have yet to be hammered out......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 20th, 2018

China"s Zhoushan to go after Singapore marine hub"s top billing

China's port city of Zhoushan is planning to challenge Singapore's dominance of the multi-billion dollar shipping fuel industry, relying on proximity to some of the world's biggest ports and Beijing's support to give it an edge......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 12th, 2018

The CEO of Carnival reveals the cruise industry"s biggest challenge right now (CCL)

Mark Len.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 25th, 2019

Brandes Investment Partners Commentary: Global Banks Update

The global banking industry has faced a difficult operating backdrop for the last decadeCheck out Charles Brandes Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Charles Brandes (Updated on 03/26/2020)Related Stocks: SPY, DJI, QQQ,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusMar 27th, 2020

Equinor to quit U.S. lobby group over climate policy

Equinor will leave industry the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) lobby group over a disagreement on climate policy, the energy producer said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2020

Occidental Petroleum slashing employee, exec salaries and making new spending reductions

Colorado's biggest oil and gas producer is cutting employee salaries — including its CEO's — and reducing more capital spending more to manage the downturn in oil and gas. Houston-based Occidental Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: OXY) is steeply cutt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

China to resume U.S. LPG imports as Beijing waives trade-war tariff: sources

China has begun buying U.S. liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) again after a hiatus of nearly 20 months as Beijing waived punitive tariffs to boost imports of U.S. goods as part of the Sino-U.S. Phase 1 trade deal, industry sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2020

How long can Detroit survive without selling cars?

The auto industry, and Detroit in particular, has been diligently preparing for a downturn for years. What it got instead was something altogether less manageable: a shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 24th, 2020

How long can auto makers survive without selling cars?

The auto industry, and Detroit in particular, has been diligently preparing for a downturn for years. What it got instead was something altogether less manageable: a shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 24th, 2020

Behind the deal: "Opportunity zone" made Scottsdale Entrada deal "once-in-a-lifetime" project

The California-based developer behind the ambitious project already had relationships in the industry in Phoenix, making the Valley an attractive place to do this type of deal. The developer said market to potential tenants will be underway soon......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2020