MOVES-Worldpay names Kim Crawford Goodman CEO of U.S. unit
Sept 28 British payments processor Worldpay Group Plc appointed Kim Crawford Goodman as chief executive of Worldpay US, effective Nov. 7.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 4 Facebook Inc is in talks to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to media reports.
The high-flying drones would give Facebook, the world's No.1 Internet social network, the ability to beam wireless Internet access to consumers in undeveloped parts of the world, according to the technology blog TechCrunch, which first reported the deal late on Monday citing an anonymous source.
The effort would help advance Facebook's Internet.org effort, which aims to connect billions of people who do not currently have Internet access.
Facebook declined to comment. Titan Aerospace did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Titan is developing a variety of solar-powered "atmospheric satellites" according to the company's website, with initial commercial operations slated for 2015.
BERLIN, Sept 28 German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Wednesday that he agreed with European Central Bank President Mario Draghi that more economic momentum, investment and structural reforms were needed in Europe.
WASHINGTON, Sept 28 Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen denied on Wednesday accusations by a Republican lawmaker that she let politics influence interest rate policy, saying she was unaware of any contact between a top Fed policymaker and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.