Syrian Regime Takes Control of Country"s Largest Province

Rebel fighters and thousands of civilians are leaving the last opposition-held enclave in central Homs province, after years of government siege and a recent military assault that forced their surrender......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 16th, 2018

Syrian Regime Takes Key Border Crossing as Rebel Towns Surrender

The Syrian regime and its ally, Russia, took control of an important border crossing with Jordan on Friday in a deal with antigovernment rebels that also included the surrender of four nearby towns in the country’s southwest......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 6th, 2018

Syria Ramps Up Attacks on Pockets of Opposition

The Syrian regime, unfazed by international outrage over a suspected chemical-weapons attack, has shifted its attention to small opposition-held pockets in its relentless pursuit to consolidate control over the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 26th, 2018

As ISIS Fades in Syria, Another Militant Group Takes Root

A militant group bred from al Qaeda is consolidating its power in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, where extremists have taken hold as the U.S. focuses on fighting Islamic State remnants elsewhere in the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjApr 18th, 2018

Refugees Become Pawns in Syria"s Bid for Foreign Aid

The Assad regime, mindful of the strain Syrian refugees are putting on neighboring countries, is throwing up obstacles to their return as the country and its foreign backers seek reconstruction funds and sanctions relief......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 27th, 2018

Germany ETF rises after last-minute immigration deal

The largest exchange-traded fund to track Germany's equity market rose on Tuesday, after the country's government reached a last-minute deal for tighter control over immigration. The deal was seen as preventing a full-blown crisis that could hav.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 3rd, 2018

Israel strikes Iran infra in Syria in largest operation since 1974: Updates

Israeli strikes on several areas of Syria on Wednesday night killed at least 23 fighters, including five Syrian regime troops and 18 other allied forces.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 10th, 2018

Venezuela takes charge of big bank, arrests 11 executives

Authorities in Venezuela say they've arrested 11 executives at the country's largest private bank in an ongoing criminal takedown......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Dozens of pro-Assad troops killed in missile strikes inside Syria

Missile strikes on Syrian government bases overnight killed dozens of pro-regime forces, raising the risks of a wider regional war just weeks after Israel was blamed for hitting an air station in the country used by Iranian elite forces......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

Carrols Restaurant Group Nears an All-Time High on Its Latest Quarterly Beat

The country's largest Burger King franchisee recently served up another great quarter, and the stock is correctly responding in kind......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews3 hr. 48 min. ago

Federal Court Action Officially Ends Savannah, Georgia"s Field of Dreams

Courtesy: Georgia Governor's Office.When Medient Studios Inc. announced five years ago it would build the country's largest movie studio on 1,560 acres near Savannah, Georgia, it seemed like a field of dr.....»»

Category: worldSource: nyt7 hr. 33 min. ago

Bank of America is opening a new office in Louisville this year

The country's second largest bank has been sending us some mixed messages about its plans for the market......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2018

Hone In On Health Care In China With This New ETF

As the world's largest country by population, China presents investors with a potentially lucrative health care opportunity. A new exchange traded fund looks to capitalize on that theme. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 16th, 2018

Inside the $23 million battle raging within Applebee"s

Applebee's parent company, Dine Brands, and its second-largest franchisee, RMH Holdings, are battling in court, with Dine Brands attempting to take control of dozens of the franchisee's restaurants......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 15th, 2018

Inside the $23 million battle raging within Applebee"s

Applebee's parent company, Dine Brands, and its second-largest franchisee, RMH Holdings, are battling in court, with Dine Brands attempting to take control of dozens of the franchisee's restaurants......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 15th, 2018

Flight rights group takes Ryanair to court over strike compensation

German passenger rights company Flightright is taking Ryanair to court over whether it should pay financial compensation to passengers affected by strikes at Europe's largest low-cost carrier......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2018

Ontario Government Looking for Feedback on Boosting Apartment Rental Supply

Pictured: Canadian Apartment Properties' 200-unit Somerset Place Apartments in Mississauga.Canadian Apartment Properties, one of the largest landlords in the country, said the booming housing marke.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytAug 14th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Cincinnati-based translation giant launches division to address jobs gap

One of the country's largest translation services, headquartered in Cincinnati, launched a new division to address the nation's jobs gap......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

Lawley climbs six spots on top 100 insurance list

The largest insurance agency in Western New York earned more than $49 million in property-casualty revenue last year, making it one of the 40 largest independent P/C agencies in the country......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

Independent labels urge EU to block Sony"s $2.3 billion bid for EMI

Independent music labels group Impala has called on EU antitrust regulators to block Sony Corp's bid to become the world's largest music publisher with its $2.3 billion offer for control of EMI, saying the combination would have too much market power......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 13th, 2018

How companies can mitigate risk when California’s sweeping consumer privacy law goes into effect

On the heels of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California passed the strictest privacy law in the country, giving consumers unprecedented control over their personal data and imposing new penalties on businesses that don’t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2018