British city of Sheffield gives Uber a welcome boost

LONDON (Reuters) – The northern English city of Sheffield has lifted a suspension on Uber’s operating license after it provided satisfactory answers to questions about the taxi app’s management, in a boost to the firm’s British operations. FILE PHOTO – The Uber logo is seen on a screen in Singapore August 4, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/File […]

China’s HNA says U.S lawsuit over failed deal ‘baseless’

HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s HNA Group [HNAIRC.UL] said on Wednesday a U.S. lawsuit against the company and its Beijing-based unit Pactera Technology International Ltd over a failed acquisition was “baseless and without merit”. U.S. software engineering firm Ness Technologies has sued HNA, accusing it of failing to adequately answer questions about its ownership in […]