‘Oracle of Omaha’ Warren Buffett joins Twitter

Investment mogul Warren Buffett joined Twitter on Thursday. Dubbed as the ‘Oracle of Omaha’, he has garnered more than 228,000 followers on the micro-blogging site

Ashcroft to donate half of his 1.2 billion fortune to charity

Billionaire Tory Peer Lord Ashcroft is to pledge at least half of his 1.2 billion pounds fortune to charity as he joins a philanthropic movement led by Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

Chinese maker of US Olympic uniforms hits back

Li Guilian`s Dayang Trands firm manufactured the US Olympic team’s Ralph Lauren blazers and slacks.

Warren Buffett sings for China`s New Year gala

A hugely popular Chinese Lunar New Year variety show has a special guest star playing the ukulele.

Buffett, Gates ask rich Americans to donate wealth

Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, two of the wealthiest people in the world, are urging rich Americans to pledge at least half of their wealth to charities.

Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway to join S&P 500 index

Legendary investor Warren Buffett-
led Berkshire Hathaway will replace Burlington Northern Santa
Fe in two of index provider Standard and Poor`s bellwether
indices -- S&P 500 and S&P 100.

Buffett doubts Kraft-Cadbury deal; Kraft shares slide

Billionaire Warren Buffett on Wednesday
voiced his unhappiness over Kraft Foods` proposed 19.5 billion
dollar acquisition of Cadbury, giving a fresh twist to the
buyout saga.

Buffett wants to buy more Posco shares

South Korea`s Posco said on Tuesday US investor Warren Buffett, whose investment vehicle owns 4.5 percent of the world`s No.4 steelmaker, had indicated he wanted to buy more Posco stocks.

Warren Buffett says his businesses bottomed

Buffett said that while his businesses have bottomed after the worst financial crisis in decades, he saw few upticks and ruled out a buoyant holiday season.

Buffett buying Burlington rail in his biggest deal

Warren Buffett unveiled on Tuesday a deal to take over Burlington Northern Santa Fe, one of the largest rail operators in North America, calling it a huge bet on the future of the US economy.

US on slow path to economic recovery: Buffett

Legendary investor Warren Buffett has said the American economy is out of the "emergency room" and the country appears to be on a slow path to economic recovery.

Buffett`s Berkshire back in black; posts $3.29 bn Q2 profit

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett`s flagship company Berkshire Hathaway has raked in second quarter profits to the tune of USD 3.29 billion, riding on improved stock markets and credit derivative gains.