Box Office: Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation' Dominates with $56 Million LOS ANGELES, Aug, 2- Tom Cruise's "Mission: Impossible-- Rogue Nation" dominated the U.S. box office this weekend with an impressive $56 million at 3,956 locations. The Paramount/ Skydance tentpole generated $20.3 million at the Friday box office, setting an opening day mark for the sturdy franchise- and signaling that Cruise still carries plenty of star power.
| By: Dve McNary
Uber faces the 'last 1bn person market' left Uber's battle with Bangalore-based Ola carries special significance, given the huge potential size of India's underdeveloped market. The FT reports.
Source: Financial Times
| By: James Crabtree in Mumbai
UPDATE 1-China July factory growth unexpectedly stalls - official PMI survey *Sluggish readings add to views economy needs more stimulus. BEIJING, Aug 1- Growth at China's big manufacturing companies unexpectedly stalled in July as demand at home and abroad weakened, an official survey showed on Saturday, reinforcing views that the economy needs more stimulus as it faces fresh risks from a stock market slump. It did not mention any impact...
Einhorn's Greenlight Capital hedge fund slumps 6.1 pct in July BOSTON, July 31- Hedge fund mogul David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital slumped 6.1 percent in July and is now down 9 percent for the year after gold, one of the fund's top holdings, tumbled to five-year lows last week. A 23 percent drop in Micron Technology Inc, another one of Greenlight's top long positions, also hurt as did a 4 percent drop in Apple Inc's stock price,...
| By: Svea Herbst-Bayliss