Business

Business U.S. job openings rise to 14-year high; job quits, hiring up U.S. job openings rise to 14-year high; job quits, hiring up
The number of available jobs posted by U.S. employers rose in December to the highest level in 14 years, a sign recent strong job gains will likely continue. Employers also filled more jobs and more employees quit, two additional signs of an improving labor market.
Business Home Depot: hiring more than 80,000 workers for spring Home Depot: hiring more than 80,000 workers for spring
Home Depot Inc., the nation's largest home-improvement retailer, says it has started to hire more than 80,000 seasonal workers for the spring selling season, the company's busiest period.
Business Report shows Swiss private bank helped rich clients dodge taxes Report shows Swiss private bank helped rich clients dodge taxes
HSBC's Swiss private bank hid millions of dollars for drug traffickers, arms dealers and celebrities around the world as it colluded to help them dodge taxes, according to a report based on leaked documents that lifts the veil on the country's banking secrecy.
Business Russian car sales sink 24 percent in January Russian car sales sink 24 percent in January
The Russian car market, which was on the way to becoming Europe's largest just a few years ago, plunged 24 percent in January, reflecting the deep malaise of the Russian economy.