Investments Archive

NAFTA negotiators may get tough in Round 3

No more Mr. Nice Guys. That’s the tone heading into Round 3 of the renegotiation of NAFTA, the trade deal between the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Talks kickoff Saturday in Ottawa, Canada, and all sides have signaled plans to bring a heavier hand to the negotiations, which have yet to produce much progress on key issues. American

Lego slashes 1,400 jobs as sales slump

Lego will cut 1,400 jobs as part of a broad overhaul of its strategy after a decade of rapid growth. The job cuts, which account for roughly 8% of the toymaker’s workforce, were announced alongside a drop in profit and sales for the first six months of 2017. The Danish company hasn’t suffered an annual

You can buy a new Dubai apartment for 50 bitcoin

Bitcoin fans are being offered first dibs on 150 apartments in a new Dubai development. Aston Plaza and Residences is offering studios for 30 bitcoin, and one-bedroom apartments for about 50 bitcoin ($242,000), although the prices may vary because they’re pegged to the dollar. Once a buyer decides to go ahead with the purchase online