Metro-East News

July 7, 2014

Daily business briefing: Air passengers to be asked to turn on electronic devices

To enhance aviation security, some passengers boarding U.S. flights overseas will soon be required to power on their electronic devices when boarding their flights. Read more at ...


International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde predicts that the global economy will improve over the next 18 months, but says that growth might not be as fast as previously expected. Learn more at ...


The price of oil fell below $104 per barrel. Expectations of increased supply offset strong U.S. job growth. Find out more at ...


Agribusiness giant ADM will pay about $3 billion to buy a privately held Swiss company. ADM has purchased Wild Flavors, which supplies natural ingredients to the food and beverage industry. For more information, go to

-- Will Buss, BND business writer

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