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Beachwear buyout: Quiksilver is merging with Billabong

Beachwear buyout: Quiksilver is merging with Billabong
Beachwear buyout: Quiksilver is merging with Billabong These retailers filed for bankruptcy this year Two of the world’s best known beachwear brands are about to hit the surf together. The owner of Quiksilver is buying rival brand Billabong (BLLAF), the companies said Friday. The deal values Billabong at roughly $380 million Australian dollars ($300 million) including debt. Beachwear... Read More

'Bomb cyclone' forces world's largest passenger jet to land at small New York airport

'Bomb cyclone' forces world's largest passenger jet to land at small New York airport
‘Bomb cyclone’ forces world’s largest passenger jet to land at small New York airport The world’s largest passenger plane, a Singapore Airlines Airbus A380, was forced to land at Stewart International Airport on Thursday due to blizzard conditions.  (Stewart International Airport via Twitter) A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger plane, was forced to land at a... Read More

UK Weather: Devastating ARCTIC WINDS hammer Britain as temperatures plummet

UK Weather: Devastating ARCTIC WINDS hammer Britain as temperatures plummet
UK Weather: Devastating ARCTIC WINDS hammer Britain as temperatures plummet Thunder and lighting could make its way to Wales and the south-east for the morning commute while the rest of the country sees sunshine. Meteorologist Aidan McGivern said: “A chilly start to Friday but there will be some sunshine around in the far north and for central and eastern England... Read More