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09/16/2019

S&P Global Platts sees Saudi oil strikes driving up risk premium in crude market Attacks on Saudi oil plants have boosted concerns about supply security in the Middle East and should raise the risk premium in the global crude mark...
00:28, 09/16/2019

UPDATE 10-As talks falter, UAW calls first national strike against GM since 2007 The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight...
00:28, 09/16/2019

U.S. shale seen unlikely to quickly replace barrels lost in attack on Saudi facilities U.S. shale producers have added millions of barrels to global crude supply in recent years, but that does not mean they can quickly replace barrels l...
00:28, 09/16/2019

Iran dismisses as "pointless" U.S. claims about Aramco attacks - TV Iran dismissed as "pointless" U.S. claims that Tehran was behind drone attacks which hit two of Saudi Arabia's Aramco oil installations on Saturday,...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Saudi's full oil supply could take weeks to resume - source Saudi Arabia's return to its full oil supply capacity after Saturday's attacks on Aramco oil plants could take "weeks not days", a source close to th...
22:14, 09/15/2019

UPDATE 1-UAE regulator not optimistic on Boeing 737 MAX return this year The head of the United Arab Emirates' General Civil Aviation Authority said on Sunday he was not optimistic that the Boeing 737 MAX would return to o...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Iraq denies its territory was used to launch attack on Saudi oil facilities - statement Iraq denied on Sunday that its territory had been used to carry out attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, referring to an incident that knocked ...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Iran's Zarif says U.S., allies are "stuck in Yemen" Iran's foreign minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Sunday that the United States and its allies were "stuck in Yemen" and that blaming Tehran "won'...
22:14, 09/15/2019

NEWSMAKER-WeWork IPO spells rough landing for CEO Neumann Adam Neumann showed he can capitalize on troubled times a decade ago, tapping into demand for workspace by those forced out of jobs in the aftermath ...
22:14, 09/15/2019

UPDATE 1-Turkey says delivery of second S-400 battery complete Turkey's defence ministry said on Sunday that the delivery of a second battery of Russian S-400 missile defence systems has been completed as of Sund...
22:14, 09/15/2019

UPDATE 1- Iran hardliners likely to gain from tensions over Aramco attacks Iran distanced itself on Sunday from attacks on Saudi oil facilities but hardliners in Tehran might chalk the assaults up as a win against Washington...
22:14, 09/15/2019

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-With rate cut likely, market wonders how low Fed will go With U.S.-China trade tensions roiling markets, investors are counting on support for stocks coming from a Federal Reserve willing to keep cutting in...
22:14, 09/15/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi leads Gulf lower after attacks on oil plants Saudi Arabian stocks dropped on Sunday with banking and petrochemical shares taking the biggest hit after attacks on two key Saudi oil plants a day e...
22:14, 09/15/2019

After LSE's sharp rebuff, HKEX begins investor charm offensive Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is embarking on a three-week charm offensive with London Stock Exchange investors as the Asian trading house tries t...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-With rate cut likely, market wonders how low Fed will go With U.S.-China trade tensions roiling markets, investors are counting on support for stocks coming from a Federal Reserve willing to keep cutting in...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Axel Springer plans layoffs after KKR becomes biggest shareholder - report Axel Springer is planning layoffs as part of a cost-cutting programme that would mainly affect its newspapers, the German media group's chief executi...
22:14, 09/15/2019

UPDATE 9-As talks falter, UAW calls first national strike against GM since 2007 The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Saudi oil exports to run as normal from stocks this week - source Saudi Arabia's oil exports will continue as normal this week as the kingdom taps into stocks from its large storage facilities, an industry source br...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Fresenius drops possible sale of blood transfusion unit - spokesman German health care group Fresenius has abandoned plans to sell its blood transfusion business, a spokesman said on Sunday, confirming a German media ...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Saudi to emerge a major oil products buyer after attacks - Energy Aspects * Saudi Arabia is set to become a significant buyer of refined products after attacks on Saturday forced it to shut down more than half of its crude ...
22:14, 09/15/2019

Brazilian state signs $2.2 bln 'mega-dam' deal with Chinese miner - report The Brazilian state of Minas Gerais has signed a protocol of intent with Sul Americana de Metais, a unit of Chinese miner Honbridge Holdings, for the...
02:56, 09/15/2019

UAW will not extend GM contract, but no decision on strike The United Auto Workers said late on Saturday that it will not extend its contract with General Motors Co that was set to expire in hours, but would ...
02:56, 09/15/2019

UPDATE 2-UAW says no GM contract extension, union leaders to meet Sunday The United Auto Workers (UAW) said late on Saturday it would not extend its contract with General Motors Co and would decide on a course of action at...
02:56, 09/15/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the d...
21:42, 09/14/2019

Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 bln euros by 2023 - source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will ...
21:42, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 bln euros by 2023 - source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will ...
21:42, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Overshadowed by U.S. corruption probe, UAW, GM near contract deadline A federal corruption probe of top union officials stirred growing uncertainty about collective bargaining talks on Saturday, as the current labor con...
21:42, 09/14/2019

Siemens, Orascom sign deal to rebuild Iraq power plant Siemens and Orascom Construction signed an agreement on Saturday with the Iraqi government to rebuild two power plants in the north of the country th...
21:42, 09/14/2019

Trump tells Saudi leader US ready to help protect Saudi security - SPA U.S. President Donald Trump told Saudi Arabia's crown prince that Washington was ready to cooperate with the kingdom to protect its security, followi...
21:42, 09/14/2019

Yemen's Houthis claim drone attacks on Saudi Aramco plants - Masirah TV Yemen's Houthi group claimed responsibility for drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco plants in the kingdom's Eastern Province on Saturday, the group's m...
13:28, 09/14/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control -Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, ...
09:42, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia says fires at Aramco sites 'under control' after drone attacks Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais provinces on Saturday sparked fires that the state oil company brought under contro...
09:42, 09/14/2019

Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads...
06:14, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook fact-checker finds UK Conservatives ran ads with altered BBC headline One of Facebook's third-party fact-checkers accused Britain's governing Conservative Party on Friday of misrepresenting a BBC News article in its ads...
06:14, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Speculators cut long dollar bets in latest week -CFTC, Reuters Speculators reduced their bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Comm...
03:28, 09/14/2019

FOCUS-Citigroup stands by card strategy despite economic clouds Some Wall Street analysts have begun to question whether Citigroup Inc's big bet on credit cards will backfire if the U.S. economy enters a recession...
03:28, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the b...
03:28, 09/14/2019

WeWork loan modified to reduce lender risk ahead of IPO NEW YORK, Sept 13 (LPC) - The US$6bn of senior secured credit facilities for WeWork that are contingent on the office sharing startup pushing through...
03:28, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board Apple Inc said https://www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kseptember201991019.htm on Friday Walt Disney Co Chief Ex...
03:28, 09/14/2019

New Jersey brokerage firm to pay $13 million to settle federal allegations -U.S. CFTC A New Jersey-based brokerage will pay $13 million to settle charges that it failed to supervise employee conduct during telephone trades and made fal...
03:28, 09/14/2019

Travel agent charged with scamming Delta out of 42 million reward miles A manager at a Chicago travel agency has been charged with "illegally reaping" more than 42 million Delta Air Lines miles worth more than $1.75 milli...
03:28, 09/14/2019

EXPLAINER-One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses: 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so f...
03:28, 09/14/2019

As Peloton prepares IPO, music publishers seek to double lawsuit to $300 million Music publishers have asked a federal judge to let them double their lawsuit against Peloton Interactive Inc to $300 million, saying the maker of sta...
03:28, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 2-Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from Apple board as TV battle looms Apple Inc said https://www.sec.gov/ix?doc=/Archives/edgar/data/320193/000032019319000093/a8-kseptember201991019.htm on Friday that Walt Disney Co Chi...
03:28, 09/14/2019

Apple has sour reaction to Goldman Sachs' analyst note Apple Inc struck out at a Goldman Sachs Group Inc analyst on Friday in a relatively rare public dust-up between a blue chip Wall Street firm and its ...
03:28, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-As Peloton prepares IPO, music publishers seek to double lawsuit to $300 million Music publishers have asked a federal judge to let them double their lawsuit against Peloton Interactive Inc to $300 million, saying the maker of sta...
03:28, 09/14/2019

S&P says Mexican government's 2020 growth forecast likely too optimistic S&P Global Ratings views the Mexican government's 2020 economic growth forecast of 1.5% to 2.5% as too optimistic, the credit rating agency said in a...
03:28, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the b...
20:42, 09/13/2019

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up resources for the development an...
20:42, 09/13/2019

U.S. Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emissions U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administration's decisi...
20:42, 09/13/2019

Integrity Marketing raises jumbo US$945m unitranche loan NEW YORK, Sept 13 (LPC) - Dallas-based Integrity Marketing Group is the latest US middle market company to raise a jumbo loan from the private debt m...
20:42, 09/13/2019

UAW and Ford, FCA agree to temporary labor contract extensions The United Auto Workers (UAW) union has agreed to temporary extensions of its collective bargaining agreements with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler A...
20:42, 09/13/2019

Twitter restores some blocked Cuban official accounts Twitter Inc has restored some of the accounts of Cuban state-run media, journalists and government officials it had blocked on Wednesday, although ot...
20:42, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 3-PG&E settles wildfire claims with insurers for $11 bln PG&E Corp said on Friday it has reached an $11 billion settlement to resolve most claims by insurance carriers related to 2017 and 2018 wildfires in ...
20:42, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 1-UPS to pay $8.4 million to resolve U.S. overcharging probe United Parcel Service Inc has agreed to pay the United States $8.4 million to resolve allegations it overcharged federal agencies for package deliver...
20:42, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 2-Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News -court A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee ...
20:42, 09/13/2019

FOCUS-Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are ro...
20:42, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 3-Scandal-hit UAW agrees to contract extensions with Ford, FCA The United Auto Workers union agreed to temporary contract extensions with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Friday as it grappled wi...
20:42, 09/13/2019

Consumer groups, unions urge caution on $63 bln AbbVie deal for Allergan About a dozen advocacy groups and unions, including Public Citizen and the American Federation of Teachers, wrote the Federal Trade Commission on Thu...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S., China tariffs could lower global GDP by 0.8% in 2020 -IMF Tariffs imposed or threatened by the United States and China could shave 0.8% off global economic output in 2020 and trigger more losses in future ye...
03:28, 09/13/2019

New Jersey expected to announce vaping restrictions within weeks Within weeks, New Jersey could become the latest state to restrict e-cigarette use, with the governor on Thursday launching a task force to find ways...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 2-Broadcom says chip demand has hit bottom, but uncertain on recovery timing Broadcom Inc said on Thursday demand for microchips had hit a bottom and would remain at current levels, a sign that an industry downturn may linger,...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. House panel wants Boeing CEO to allow employee interviews on 737 MAX crashes Congress on Thursday asked Boeing Co's chief executive to make several employees available for interviews as part of a congressional probe into the d...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Mexico's Pemex places $7.5 bln of bonds in record refinancing operation Mexican state oil company Pemex said on Thursday it had placed $7.5 billion worth of bonds with maturities of seven, 10 and 30 years that will be use...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Brazil's XP Investimentos hires banks for U.S. IPO Brazilian financial services firm XP Investimentos has hired investment banking units of JPMorgan Chase & Co, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to man...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Departure of Nissan's Saikawa hastened by independent directors - sources The fate of Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa was sealed by two external directors who persuaded the board on Monday to oust the company veteran and spare th...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Climate-change activists plan to disrupt Heathrow with drones on Friday Climate-change activists plan to disrupt Heathrow airport with drones on Friday morning, despite the arrest of five of their members in a pre-emptive...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump meets with senators from key farm states, touts biofuel deal progress U.S. President Donald Trump said the administration has made progress on a biofuel reform package after he met with U.S. senators from key farm state...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. corruption probe involving lavish parties, champagne hits another top UAW official Just two days before the UAW's contracts with Detroit automakers were due to expire, U.S. prosecutors arrested and charged a senior union official on...
03:28, 09/13/2019

California legislature bars facial recognition for police body cameras California's legislature on Thursday passed a three-year ban on state and local law enforcement from using body cameras with facial recognition softw...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 8-Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and ...
03:28, 09/13/2019

UPDATE 6-Trump favors 'whole deal' with China, two sides prepare for trade talks President Donald Trump said on Thursday he preferred a comprehensive trade deal with China but did not rule out the possibility of an interim pact, e...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Toyota using made-for-Tesla Panasonic batteries for China hybrids -Nikkei Toyota Motor Corp has started using batteries that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, the Nikkei bus...
03:28, 09/13/2019

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - Sept 13 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
03:28, 09/13/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares advance on U.S.-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Asian stocks advanced on Friday as hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to...
03:28, 09/13/2019

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, a born New Yorker who has run his business from the city for decades, is moving his office, more than half of his st...
03:28, 09/13/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher on tariff delays, ECB stimulus U.S. stocks opened on Thursday after the United States delayed scheduled tariff hikes on billions worth of Chinese imports, and the European Central ...
17:00, 09/12/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi market extends losing streak, Egypt up again Saudi Arabian stocks widened losses on Thursday, having hit an eight-month low in the previous session, while Egypt's blue-chip index rose for a thir...
17:00, 09/12/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens flat, energy shares offset gains for gold miners Canada's main stock index opened flat on Thursday as energy shares fell tracking losses in oil prices and offset gains for gold miners, which rose on...
17:00, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 2-France: We can't allow Facebook's Libra in Europe Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency cannot be allowed to operate in Europe while concerns persist about sovereignty, systemic financial risks and the ris...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Google agrees to $550 mln fine in France to settle fiscal fraud probe Google agreed to pay a 500 million euro ($548 million) fine in France to settle a fiscal fraud probe that began four years ago, the financial prosecu...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Union says AT&T must reject Elliott's restructuring plan AT&T's main labor union on Thursday called on the company to reject hedge fund Elliott Management's proposals for a major shakeup of the United State...
17:00, 09/12/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX dips as healthcare, energy offset trade optimism, ECB stimulus Canada's main stock inched marginally lower on Thursday as a slide in energy and healthcare shares offset optimism from a thaw in U.S.-China trade te...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Austrian investor Benko builds $1.1 billion acquisition fund Rene Benko's Signa Holding has raised 700 million euros in fresh funds from existing investors and is planning a 500 million euro capital increase to...
17:00, 09/12/2019

U.S. 30-year mortgage rates rise from near 3-year lows - Freddie Mac Borrowing costs on U.S. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages climbed from their lowest level in nearly three years in line with a jump in bond yields tied to...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Climate activists ready to risk arrest but not passengers' lives in Heathrow protest Climate activists planning to disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones said as they practised on Thursday that they would not fly them when ...
17:00, 09/12/2019

`Climate killer' protester rushes Merkel's stage at Frankfurt car show A climate change protester was bundled away by security staff on Thursday after he tried to rush across a stage where German Chancellor Angela Merkel...
17:00, 09/12/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St hits session high on China interim trade deal report Wall Street's main indexes hit a session high on Thursday after a report that said President Donald Trump's advisers were considering offering an int...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Uber is sued over resistance to California 'gig' contractor law A driver for Uber has sued the company for misclassifying its drivers as independent contractors, hours after California legislators voted to help th...
17:00, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Coast Guard shuts upper Houston Ship Channel near Baytown, Texas amid protests The U.S. Coast Guard closed the upper Houston Ship Channel on Thursday morning as 11 Greenpeace USA protesters blocked a portion of the country's lar...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Pemex launches offer to prepay 10 types of bonds $14.7 billion - document Mexican state oil company Pemex on Thursday launched an offer to prepay 10 types of bonds with maturities between 2020 and 2023 for $14.7 billion, ac...
17:00, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 2-ECB action, hit by Trump as "hurting U.S. exports," ups pressure on Fed The European Central Bank's move to cut interest rates and restart a larger stimulus program drew fast reaction from the White House on Thursday, wit...
17:00, 09/12/2019

EU court says Germany has to notify EU of copyright law targeting Google Google won a victory on Thursday after Europe's top court said Germany has to notify the European Commission of a rule allowing publishers to demand ...
12:28, 09/12/2019

ZF eyes sale of stake in Sweden's Haldex, ending ownership stalemate Germany's ZF Friedrichshafen said on Thursday it would look to sell its 20% stake in brake systems maker Haldex in a move which could break the owner...
12:28, 09/12/2019

Waymo eyes deploying self-driving technology in trucking -CEO Krafcik Waymo is exploring deploying its self-driving technology in the trucking industry, CEO John Krafcik said on Thursday, as it works with industry partn...
12:28, 09/12/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade war thaw and ECB hopes lift stocks to six-week highs World stocks climbed to their highest in six weeks on Thursday as the European Central Bank prepared to offer new stimulus measures and the United St...
12:28, 09/12/2019

Activist investor AOC opposes Sunrise takeover of Swiss UPC Activist investor Active Ownership Capital (AOC) has joined the ranks of shareholders that oppose Sunrise Communications' planned 6.3 billion Swiss f...
12:28, 09/12/2019

France: we can't allow Facebook's Libra in Europe French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency cannot operate in Europe under current conditions, citing sys...
12:28, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 2-Britain's Morrisons sees better second half after first dip in sales since 2016 Morrisons, the smallest of Britain's big four supermarket groups, forecast improved sales in the second half of the year despite the threat of a no-d...
12:28, 09/12/2019

Charles Li, Hong Kong's charismatic exchange chief, leads charge for LSE When Hong Kong Exchange chief executive Charles Li described his company's surprise offer for the London Stock Exchange this week as a "a corporate t...
12:28, 09/12/2019

Singapore's Vertex adds $290 mln venture fund for high-growth tech firms Singapore-based Vertex Venture Holdings, the first main backer of Southeast Asia's ride-hailing giant Grab, has added a new $290 million venture capi...
12:28, 09/12/2019

FOCUS-Low-cost fracking offers boon to oil producers, headaches for suppliers At a dusty drilling site east of San Antonio, shale producer EOG Resources Inc recently completed its latest well using a new technology developed by...
12:28, 09/12/2019

Where's the fake beef? Not at Kraft Heinz, investors worry Investors are chewing out Kraft Heinz Co for failing to lay out a full strategy for how it plans to compete in the roughly $3 billion-a-year plant-ba...
12:28, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 1-France: we can't allow Facebook's Libra in Europe Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency cannot be allowed to operate in Europe while concerns persist about sovereignty, systemic financial risks and the ris...
12:28, 09/12/2019

Tocagen's brain cancer treatment fails late-stage study Tocagen Inc said on Thursday its experimental treatment did not prove effective in helping patients with a type of brain cancer to live longer, in a ...
12:28, 09/12/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 12 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
08:42, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 1-GE begins divestment of Baker Hughes with $2.7 bln share sale General Electric Co (GE) on Wednesday said it plans to reduce its ownership in oil and gas company Baker Hughes A GE Co to 38.4% from 50.4% at June-e...
08:42, 09/12/2019

Oil rises as U.S., China swap concessions in trade war, inventories fall Oil prices jumped on Thursday, bouncing back from heavy losses in the previous session, buoyed by moves to ease trade tensions between Washington and...
08:42, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Chilean lithium producer SQM bullish on white gold demand; shares rise Shares in Chilean lithium producer SQM jumped on Wednesday after it announced plans to invest about $2.1 billion in the next five years to strengthen...
08:42, 09/12/2019

Japanese shares gain on trade detente hopes; Topix hits 4-month top Japanese shares rose on Thursday, with the Tokyo Stock Exchange's Topix index hitting a four-month high, as signs of a thaw in U.S.-China trade frict...
08:42, 09/12/2019

METALS-Copper rises as US delays hiking China tariffs by 2 weeks London copper prices rose as much as 1% in early trade on Thursday, after U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to delay hiking tariffs on $250 billion ...
08:42, 09/12/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would ...
08:42, 09/12/2019

Cathay Pacific freezes new hiring, to focus on cost cuts - memo Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd has put a freeze on new hiring, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters, as the airline battles a slump in demand fr...
08:42, 09/12/2019

World Gold Council sets out environmental, ethical mining guidelines The World Gold Council (WGC) on Thursday published a set of guidelines for gold miners designed to encourage high environmental and ethical standards...
08:42, 09/12/2019

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 12 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
08:42, 09/12/2019

METALS-Copper jumps 1.3% on Trump's tariff delay; focus on ECB London copper prices rose 1.3% on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to a delay in hiking tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese goo...
08:42, 09/12/2019

Thai Pomelo Fashion raises $52 mln from top retailer Central, others Fashion e-commerce startup Pomelo has raised $52 million in fresh funding from a group of investors including top Thai retailer Central Group and Sky...
08:42, 09/12/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 12 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 37 points at 7,375 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE: Hong...
08:42, 09/12/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks at 6-week highs as trade war gloom lifts before ECB Asian stocks advanced to a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade relations and expectations that the European Central Ban...
08:42, 09/12/2019

Swiss welcome scrutiny in handling Libra cyrptocurrency - watchdog Switzerland welcomes international scrutiny of the way it oversees the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project and is ready to work with other coun...
08:42, 09/12/2019

Mexican government reaches deal with gas pipeline firm Fermaca Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday that the government had reached a deal to resolve a dispute with Mexican energy infra...
17:42, 09/11/2019

Baltic index slips as capesize rates fall The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index fell on Wednesday for a fifth straight session on lower capesize demand, further weighed down by weaker ...
17:42, 09/11/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens higher on upbeat trade move U.S. stocks opened higher on Wednesday as China's move to ease tensions with the United States assuaged some concerns about the ongoing trade war bet...
17:42, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 2-GM recalls 3.5 million U.S. vehicles due to braking issue General Motors Co said Wednesday it was recalling 3.46 million U.S. pickup trucks and SUVs to address a vacuum pump issue that could make braking mor...
17:42, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 1-EU says will push for progress in next week's Ukraine-Russia gas talks The European Union will do all it can to facilitate talks next week between Ukraine and Russia on future gas transits after their contract expires in...
17:42, 09/11/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on energy lift, hopes of easing trade tensions Canada's main stock index rose modestly at the open on Wednesday as the energy sector tracked gains in oil prices, while hopes of a resolution to the...
17:42, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Aramco gives nine banks top roles on world's biggest IPO - sources Saudi Aramco has hired nine banks as joint global coordinators to lead its planned initial public offering (IPO), slated to be the world's largest, t...
17:42, 09/11/2019

Norway's Aasta Hansteen gas field production can exceed max capacity -Gassco, Equinor Norway's Aasta Hansteen field, which exports gas to Britain and other European countries, has on several occasions produced more than its maximum lev...
17:42, 09/11/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX higher on energy boost, hopes of easing trade tensions Canada's main stock index rose on Wednesday, as energy shares tracked gains in oil prices, while hopes of a resolution to the U.S.-China trade war al...
17:42, 09/11/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi stock index slips to 8-month low amid slowing economy Saudi Arabia's stock market fell to an eight-month low on Wednesday as a slowing economy prompted investors to pull most shares down from lofty valua...
17:42, 09/11/2019

Dutch government to trim multinational tax deductions -NOS The Dutch government will get rid of certain deductions for multinational companies in 2021, leading to 250 million euros in extra tax revenues, nati...
17:42, 09/11/2019

Chilean lithium producer SQM bullish on white gold demand Chilean lithium producer SQM expects to invest about $2.1 billion in the next five years to strengthen its production amid an expected increase in de...
17:42, 09/11/2019

UK police confident Heathrow climate protest will not bring chaos British police said they were confident an attempt by climate change activists to disrupt London's Heathrow airport with toy drones from Friday would...
17:42, 09/11/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stock markets underpinned by risk-on sentiment; FX mixed Most Latin American stocks rose on Wednesday as the prospect of increased stimulus in major economies underpinned risk-on buying in emerging markets,...
17:42, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada's Trudeau, star dimmed by scandals, kicks off tough re-election campaign Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, admired abroad for his progressive policies but damaged by scandals at home, kicked off a six-week re-electio...
17:42, 09/11/2019

Brazil Senate committee passes telecoms modernization bill The Brazilian Senate's Science and Technology Committee on Wednesday approved a bill that will modernize Brazil's telecommunications law and boost co...
17:42, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 8-Apple reveals triple-camera iPhone; $5 monthly streaming TV undercuts Disney Apple Inc caught up with hardware rivals on Tuesday by revealing a triple-camera iPhone, and it rolled out a streaming TV service priced at $5 a mont...
05:28, 09/11/2019

Mexico tax on Netflix, Spotify and rivals could raise $185 mln-senator A Mexican sales tax on foreign digital businesses providing audio or visual services could generate tax revenue of about 3.6 billion pesos ($185 mill...
05:28, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 3-White House adviser plays down expectations for U.S.-China talks A senior White House adviser tamped down expectations on Tuesday for the next rounds of U.S.-China trade talks, urging investors, businesses and the ...
05:28, 09/11/2019

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - Sept 11 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
05:28, 09/11/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Tearful Ma bids Alibaba farewell with rock star show A tearful Jack Ma formally left Alibaba on Tuesday, donning a guitar and a rock star wig at an event for thousands of employees of the e-commerce gia...
05:28, 09/11/2019

Airlines see new government in Venezuela as key to repayment of debt -IATA International airlines are pinning their hopes on a change of government in Venezuela before some $4 billion owned to the firms by the state might be...
05:28, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 1-Ferrovial unit appeals Canadian court decision over SNC Lavalin highway sale A unit of Spain's Ferrovial S.A. is appealing a Canadian court decision over SNC Lavalin Group Inc's former 10.01% stake in a toll highway, a source ...
05:28, 09/11/2019

Henlius Biotech launches $477 mln HK IPO, to test market amid protests Shanghai Henlius Biotech, backed by Chinese conglomerate Fosun International, launched on Wednesday its Hong Kong IPO of up to $477 million, a term-s...
05:28, 09/11/2019

RPT-Trafigura's U.S. crude exports account for over a quarter of U.S. total Commodity trader Trafigura's exports of U.S. crude now account for over a quarter of the country's total since the new Cactus II pipeline started las...
05:28, 09/11/2019

Japan's Tepco struggles to restore power after typhoon as two die -media Japanese utility Tokyo Electric Power is struggling to restore power to nearly half a million homes after outages caused by Typhoon Faxai, while at l...
05:28, 09/11/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold prices inch up amid cautious mood; investors eye ECB meet Gold prices edged up on Wednesday, but hovered near a four-week low hit in the previous session as risk appetite improved amid hopes of an interest r...
05:28, 09/11/2019

METALS-London copper slips on firmer dollar, China slowdown fears London copper prices dipped in early Asian trade on Wednesday, as the entire base metals complex was pulled down by a stronger dollar and lingering c...
05:28, 09/11/2019

Japan shares at 6-week high as banks, exporters, Apple suppliers shine Japanese stocks rose to a six-week high on Wednesday as bank shares extended recent gains thanks to rising bond yields, while major exporters reaped...
05:28, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. sets preliminary duties of up to 222% on Chinese ceramic tile The U.S. Commerce Department said on Tuesday that it found that imports of ceramic tile from China are unfairly subsidized and it imposed preliminary...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Mexico's Pemex to open bidding process for public-private contracts -minister Mexican state-oil firm Petroleos Mexicanos, known as Pemex, is exploring 15 so-called integrated exploration and extraction contracts (CSIEE), a type...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Xeris Pharma's low blood sugar treatment wins FDA approval The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Xeris Pharmaceuticals Inc's glucagon pen that aims to treat severely low sugar levels in diabetes ...
19:56, 09/10/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its ov...
19:56, 09/10/2019

Enbridge investors cheer Mainline overhaul despite Canadian producer protests CALGARY, Alberta/WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Sept 10 (Reuters) - E nbridge Inc's plan to overhaul contracts on its Mainline pipeline system has outraged many...
19:56, 09/10/2019

EU backs cocoa price rise to make production more sustainable Higher prices are needed to ensure cocoa production becomes more sustainable, a senior European Union official said on Tuesday, backing plans by top ...
19:56, 09/10/2019

Bankers step up rate rant ahead of crunch ECB meeting European banks have stepped up their protest against rock-bottom interest rates ahead of a central bank meeting expected to underpin a policy that tr...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Mallinckrodt sells unit for up to $250 mln, sees path forward to settle opioid lawsuits Mallinckrodt Plc shares surged more than 50% on Tuesday after it agreed to sell its contract manufacturing unit to reduce debt and its chief executiv...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Target boosts temporary hiring to over 130,000 for holiday rush Retailer Target Corp said on Tuesday it was planning to hire more than 130,000 store employees for the holiday season, 10,000 more than last year, as...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Overhaul Fannie and Freddie or we will act, Trump administration tells Congress The Trump administration will pursue the reform of mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the guarantors of over half the nation's mortgages, if...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Sunrise faces call to remove chairman as takeover fight grinds on Sunrise Communications is facing a call to remove its chairman and another board member, it said on Tuesday, as the Swiss telecommunications company ...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 2-Prosecutor investigates General Electric's France chief Paris prosecutors are investigating allegations of what they called an improper acquisition of interest by Hugh Bailey, head of General Electric in F...
19:56, 09/10/2019

Ms Monopoly board game sees women players get paid more LONDON, Sept 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Monopoly is turning the gender pay gap upside down with a new version of the board game where women ea...
19:56, 09/10/2019

Saudi Aramco picks banks including Goldman, JPMorgan for IPO roles - Bloomberg Saudi Aramco has picked banks including Goldman Sachs Group Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co for top roles on its planned initial public offering (IPO), ...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Apple to reveal streaming service prices while iPhones in 'holding pattern' until 5G Apple Inc kicked off Tuesday its presentation where it is expected to announce pricing for its forthcoming streaming TV service as well as updates to...
19:56, 09/10/2019

Investors weigh in on UFC’s US$465m return to the ring NEW YORK, Sept 10 (LPC) - Mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion company Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has launched a new US$465m leveraged loan, ...
19:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 3-Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its ov...
19:56, 09/10/2019

SoftBank leads new financing round in Brazil's housing broker QuintoAndar Brazilian online housing broker QuintoAndar has raised $250 million in a new funding round led by Japan's SoftBank Group International, the company s...
08:56, 09/10/2019

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Sept 10 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
08:56, 09/10/2019

RPT-Carmakers near CO2 cliff-edge in electrification race Time is running out for European carmakers, which have waited until the last minute to try to meet ambitious EU emissions targets and face billions i...
08:56, 09/10/2019

Baidu to invest $202 mln in Chinese AI company Neusoft China's search engine giant Baidu said on Tuesday it will invest 1.44 billion yuan ($202 million) in artificial intelligence firm Neusoft Holdings , ...
08:56, 09/10/2019

Axxion seeks ouster of Sunrise chairman, board member amid takeover fight Sunrise Communications faces calls for its chairman and another board member to be removed, it said on Tuesday, as the Swiss telecommunications compa...
08:56, 09/10/2019

RPT-Telefonica plans to offer voluntary redundancy to up to 20% of Spain staff -source Telefonica plans to offer voluntary redundancy to up to a fifth of its workforce in Spain, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Monday, as t...
08:56, 09/10/2019

Ashtead quarterly profit rises 9% on U.S. demand Equipment rental giant Ashtead Plc reported a 9% rise in first-quarter profit on Tuesday as its U.S. Sunbelt business benefited from higher rental de...
08:56, 09/10/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks weaken as China's factory-gate prices fall sharply Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after mainland factory-gate prices shrank at their fastest pace in three years w...
08:56, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Ashtead quarterly profit rises, bolstered by strong U.S. rental demand Equipment rental giant Ashtead Plc reported higher first-quarter profit on Tuesday, as its U.S. Sunbelt business benefited from higher rental demand ...
08:56, 09/10/2019

Amazon launches Prime service in challenging Brazil market Amazon.com Inc said it will launch its Prime subscription service in Brazil on Tuesday as it seeks to broaden its footprint in Latin America's larges...
05:42, 09/10/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks mostly weaker on steep Chinese factory price declines Most Asian stocks swung lower on Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after data showed mainland factory prices shrinking at their fastest pace in thr...
05:42, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 3-Paulson's hedge fund calls on Callon Petroleum to drop merger, sell itself Billionaire investor John Paulson's hedge fund on Monday urged Callon Petroleum Co to drop its proposed $3.2 billion acquisition of Carrizo Oil & Gas...
05:14, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Shopify to buy warehouse technology provider for $450 mln Shopify Inc said on Monday it would buy warehouse technology provider 6 River Systems Inc for about $450 million, as it looks to accelerate growth of...
05:14, 09/10/2019

Delta Air Lines hikes stake in Hanjin Kal to 9.21% Delta Air Lines raised its stake in Korean Air Lines' parent company Hanjin Kal to 9.21% from 5.13%, giving a boost to the management of South Korea'...
05:14, 09/10/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 10 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
05:14, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed, calls company's views 'so wrong' A federal judge on Monday ordered Facebook Inc to face most of a nationwide lawsuit seeking damages for letting third parties such as Cambridge Analy...
05:14, 09/10/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Bond prices dip on German spending plan as stocks await ECB Bond prices edged lower on Tuesday after German bund yields hit a one-month high following a report by Reuters that Germany is considering a "shadow ...
05:14, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Australia's Syrah Resources to slash Q4 graphite output, cites weak China demand Australian graphite miner Syrah Resources Ltd on Tuesday said it would slash fourth-quarter output, sending shares plunging more than 40%, as cuts in...
05:14, 09/10/2019

RPT-Trade war, global economic uncertainty cloud oil outlook at Asia conference Uncertainties surrounding the global economy, a prolonged trade war between the United States and China and increasing U.S. supplies are expected to ...
05:14, 09/10/2019

'Ford v Ferrari' actors say race car drivers a special breed Actors Christian Bale and Matt Damon say they have a newfound respect for racecar drivers after making "Ford v Ferrari", based on the true story of t...
05:14, 09/10/2019

SAP chief says German headquarters an advantage amid U.S.-China trade war German business software company SAP SE has an edge over its U.S. rivals because it faces potentially fewer restrictions on doing business with China...
05:14, 09/10/2019

METALS-Shanghai nickel jumps ahead of key Indonesia meet Shanghai nickel rose sharply in early trade on Tuesday as fears of a supply shortage persisted after top miner Indonesia expedited a ban on nickel or...
05:14, 09/10/2019

Shopify to buy warehouse technology provider for $450 mln Shopify Inc said on Monday it would buy warehouse technology provider 6 River Systems Inc for about $450 million, as it looks to accelerate growth of...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Mosaic to idle Louisiana phosphates operations to cut 2019 output U.S. fertilizer company Mosaic Co said on Monday it would idle its Louisiana phosphates operations to cut production by about 500,000 tonnes in 2019 ...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. states launch antitrust probe of Google, advertising in focus Attorneys general from 48 U.S. states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico formally opened an antitrust probe on Monday into Alphabet's Google ,...
02:28, 09/10/2019

Judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed, calls company's views 'so wrong' A federal judge on Monday ordered Facebook Inc to face most of a nationwide lawsuit seeking damages for letting third parties such as Cambridge Analy...
02:28, 09/10/2019

Mexico's 2020 budget includes 'optimistic' growth, oil output forecast -Moody's The Mexican government's 2020 budget blueprint is based on "relatively optimistic" economic growth and oil output estimates, credit rating agency Moo...
02:28, 09/10/2019

SoftBank urges WeWork to shelve IPO - FT SoftBank Group Corp, the biggest outside shareholder in the We Company, is urging the WeWork owner to shelve its anticipated initial public offering ...
02:28, 09/10/2019

Canada's Suncor to install cogeneration units at oil sands plant for C$1.4 bln Suncor Energy Inc , Canada's second-largest oil sands producer, will invest C$1.4 billion ($1.06 billion) to install two cogeneration units at its Oi...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Sanderson Farms gets U.S. DoJ subpoena in chicken price-fixing case Poultry processor Sanderson Farms Inc said on Monday it had received a subpoena from the U.S. Department of Justice related to the regulator's invest...
02:28, 09/10/2019

PG&E proposes reorganization plan with $17.9 bln for wildfire claims California power provider PG&E Corp on Monday unveiled the outlines of a reorganization plan that will pay $17.9 billion for claims stemming from the...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Bank of America's push to turn around investment bank is bearing fruit Bank of America Corp said on Monday its deal-making unit is gaining momentum with midsized companies as it focuses on the sector to regain market sha...
02:28, 09/10/2019

U.S. House panel to review DOJ automaker antitrust probe The U.S. House Judiciary Committee plans to hold hearings and seek documents into the Justice Department's decision to open an antitrust investigatio...
02:28, 09/10/2019

RPT-Alibaba set for 'big challenge' as flamboyant chairman Ma departs Alibaba Group chairman Jack Ma will step down from the Chinese firm on Tuesday, leaving his handpicked successor a daunting task of steering the $460...
02:28, 09/10/2019

Britain says travellers to EU will have duty-free shopping after no-deal Brexit Britain on Tuesday said there would be a return of duty-free shopping for travellers to the European Union if the country leaves the bloc without a d...
02:28, 09/10/2019

British banks seek tweaks to accountability rules Britain's new system of banker accountability has led to a "tangible" improvement in culture but modest changes are still needed, UK Finance said on ...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 4-Mexico defends budget plans as growth forecast comes under fire Mexico's finance minister defended the 2020 budget proposal on Monday, insisting that his tax revenue and spending projections are credible, despite ...
02:28, 09/10/2019

Australian cyber officials warned India against using Huawei - newspapers Australian government officials advised India to ban Chinese technology maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd from supplying parts for a rollout of a high...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. House panel to review DOJ automaker antitrust probe The U.S. House Judiciary Committee plans to hold hearings and seek documents into the Justice Department's decision to open an antitrust investigatio...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. doctors' group says just stop vaping as deaths, illnesses rise The American Medical Association on Monday urged Americans to stop using electronic cigarettes of any sort until scientists have a better handle on t...
02:28, 09/10/2019

UPDATE 1-California highway barrier not repaired before fatal Tesla crash California state transportation officials failed to repair a highway safety device seriously damaged in a high-speed crash 11 days before a fatal col...
20:00, 09/09/2019

Final bond insurers join deal over Puerto Rico electric utility debt Two holdout bond insurers have agreed to a previously announced deal to restructure more than $8 billion of revenue bonds issued by Puerto Rico's ban...
20:00, 09/09/2019

'Volfefe': a volatility index for the Trump era Traders know that when President Donald Trump tweets he can rock financial markets, often in unpredictable ways, but analysts at JP Morgan have now q...
20:00, 09/09/2019

Apple may spark upgrade rush with new iPhones, tight pricing Apple Inc could sell as many as 200 million of its latest iPhones from existing users upgrading their older devices and much of that demand will come...
20:00, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Equinor sends two vessels to clean up Bahamas oil spill Two vessels with clean-up equipment and personnel will arrive in the Bahamas within a few days to deal with an oil spill at the South Riding Point te...
19:14, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 2-Wells Fargo sees bigger-than-expected drop in 2019 net interest income Wells Fargo, the fourth-largest U.S. bank by assets, lowered its 2019 lending revenue forecast for the second time on Monday, largely due to lower in...
19:14, 09/09/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks climb on stimulus hopes, Mexico's peso outperforms Latin American stocks moved higher on Monday as hopes that stimulus from the world's major economies would help prop up growth boosted sentiment, whi...
19:14, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 2-Mnuchin hopes for congressional support for U.S. housing reforms within 6 months U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Monday the Trump administration would take administrative measures to overhaul mortgage giants Fannie ...
19:14, 09/09/2019

First Cobalt favors quick restart of Canadian refinery First Cobalt Corp favors a quick restart of its idled cobalt refinery in Canada and will begin assessing the plant's condition next week, Chief Execu...
19:14, 09/09/2019

EXPLAINER-Big tech probes could break up firms, result in huge fines, or neither The potential penalties for several wide-ranging investigations into whether Facebook, Google and other big U.S. tech companies used their market pow...
19:14, 09/09/2019

CORRECTED-AstraZeneca's Imfinzi prolongs survival in aggressive lung cancer AstraZeneca's cancer treatment Imfinzi has been shown to prolong survival in a particularly aggressive type of lung cancer by close to three months, ...
19:14, 09/09/2019

California highway barrier repairs 'ineffective' before Tesla crash -- NTSB The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday that California state transportation officials should ensure timely repairs of highway traffic s...
19:14, 09/09/2019

Dutch 'Big Brother' creator seeks court judgment over fake bitcoin ads on Facebook Dutch billionaire John de Mol on Monday said he would ask a court to rule in the case he filed against Facebook Inc earlier this year over fake bitco...
19:14, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. judge allows public nuisance claim in opioid trial The U.S. judge overseeing nationwide litigation concerning the opioid epidemic on Monday rejected Purdue Pharma LP's effort to dismiss claims that it...
19:14, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 2-Paulson's hedge fund calls on Callon to drop merger, sell itself Billionaire investor John Paulson's hedge fund on Monday urged Callon Petroleum Co to drop its proposed $3.2 billion acquisition of Carrizo Oil & Gas...
19:14, 09/09/2019

Mexico vows brighter future for Pemex, despite ratings agencies' concerns Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday that he sees a brighter future for state oil firm Pemex as production stabilizes, despit...
19:14, 09/09/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 4-Elliott Management calls for AT&T shake-up as Trump piles on Activist investor Elliott Management Corp on Monday unveiled a $3.2 billion stake in AT&T Inc and urged the sprawling U.S. telecommunications and med...
19:14, 09/09/2019

FOCUS-Oil Search woes in Papua New Guinea throw spotlight on Alaska With a giant gas project expansion in the tropical highlands of remote Papua New Guinea bogged down by politics, the country's biggest company, Oil S...
04:56, 09/09/2019

S&P Platts to assess prices for U.S. WTI crude delivered to Asia S&P Global Platts said on Monday it will launch new price assessments for U.S. crude for Asian buyers from Oct. 1, as the United States exports more ...
04:56, 09/09/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks make cautious gains as weak data boosts stimulus hopes Asian stocks eked out modest gains on Monday, amid a cautious market mood as investors pinned expectations on likely stimulus to support growth in th...
04:56, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 4-San Francisco makes $2.5 bln bid for PG&E's electric system San Francisco has offered $2.5 billion to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city, they said on Sunda...
04:56, 09/09/2019

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - Sept 9 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
04:56, 09/09/2019

Australia blocks access to 8 websites showing video of NZ mosque attacks Australia has ordered internet service providers to block access to eight websites still showing footage of deadly attacks on two mosques in New Zeal...
04:56, 09/09/2019

Mexico and Pemex will hedge oil output -2020 budget plan Mexico will maintain a strategy of hedging its oil output against lower prices, the government said in its 2020 budget proposal unveiled on Sunday, ...
04:56, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Saudi Aramco likely to give IPO roles to Citi, Goldman, HSBC and Samba -source Saudi Aramco is likely to give roles to Citi, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Samba Financial Bank for its planned initial public offering (IPO), a source fa...
01:28, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 2-Alive but lost: In Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian survivors wonder what next Days after fleeing their crumbling home and breaking into a vacant apartment to take shelter while Hurricane Dorian rampaged over the Bahamas' Great ...
01:28, 09/09/2019

UPDATE 3-San Francisco makes $2.5 bln bid for PG&E's electric system The city of San Francisco has offered to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city for $2.5 billion, ac...
01:28, 09/09/2019

Mexico's 2020 budget sees a 0.7% primary fiscal surplus Mexico's government expects a 0.7% primary fiscal surplus in its 2020 budget, a blueprint released on Sunday shows, as President Andres Manuel Lopez ...
01:28, 09/09/2019

Britain at risk of losing leading edge in maritime services Britain's position as a top hub for maritime services is being eroded by competition, a loss of shipping finance business and the removal of tycoon-f...
01:28, 09/09/2019

San Francisco makes $2.5 bln bid for PG&E's electric system -media report The city of San Francisco has offered to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city for $2.5 billion, ac...
20:28, 09/08/2019

UPDATE 1-San Francisco makes $2.5 bln bid for PG&E's electric system -media report The city of San Francisco has offered to buy PG&E Corp's power lines and other electrical system infrastructure serving the city for $2.5 billion, ac...
20:28, 09/08/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-RPT-Another recent inversion could provide support for stocks A decline in interest rates on long-term U.S. government bonds below the average stock dividend yield has received less attention than an inverted Tr...
18:28, 09/08/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Most Gulf markets drop, Dubai leads losses Most Gulf markets fell on Sunday, pulled down by financial shares, while Dubai’s stock market unperformed regional peers as its top lender Emirates N...
18:28, 09/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Alive but lost: In Bahamas, Hurricane Dorian survivors wonder what next Days after fleeing their crumbling home and breaking into a vacant apartment to take shelter while Hurricane Dorian rampaged over the Bahamas' Great ...
18:28, 09/08/2019

Saudi Arabia launches military industrial licensing programme Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it had begun accepting license applications for firms in the military industrial sector, a major target under plans to di...
18:28, 09/08/2019

UPDATE 2-Nissan CEO Saikawa tells some executives he plans to resign - Nikkei Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has told some executives he plans to resign, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Sunday, in what would ma...
18:28, 09/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Russia says Facebook, Google distributed political ads on election day Russian state communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said tech giants Google and Facebook had allowed political advertising during Sunday's regional el...
18:28, 09/08/2019

Banco do Brasil confirms talks for investment banking JV- filing State-controlled lender Banco do Brasil SA confirmed in a securities filing late on Friday the bank is in talks with potential partners for its inves...
15:00, 09/08/2019

Santander to increase its Mexican business ownership to 91.6% Santander will increase its ownership of its Mexican business to 91.65% from 74.96% after a stock exchange offer, the bank told the Spanish regulator...
15:00, 09/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Director of MIT's Media Lab steps down in wake of Epstein revelations The director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab stepped down on Saturday after a New Yorker magazine article revealed the lab t...
15:00, 09/08/2019

Amgen drug shrinks lung cancer tumors in half of patients -study An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation reduced tumor size in around half of advanced lung cancer patients given the ...
15:00, 09/08/2019

Pipeline operator EMG signs terminal deal for Israel-Egypt gas exports The East Mediterranean Gas (EMG) pipeline operator signed a deal to use a terminal belonging to Israel's Europe Asia Pipeline Company (EAPC) for the ...
15:00, 09/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Tokyo cancels flights, trains ahead of Typhoon Faxai Japan braced for Typhoon Faxai on Sunday cancelling trains and flights in Tokyo with destructive winds of up to 216 kph (134 mph) and heavy rain expe...
15:00, 09/08/2019

Greek PM set to outline tax cuts, structural reforms Greece's prime minister is expected on Saturday to detail tax cuts for companies strained by years of austerity, while also promising pro-business re...
16:28, 09/07/2019

Italian railways plans to bid for $20 bln U.S. contract Italian railway group Ferrovie dello Stato (FS) plans to bid for a contract in the United States with an overall value of $20 billion, Chief Executiv...
16:28, 09/07/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P, Dow eke out gains after U.S. jobs report The S&P 500 and the Dow industrials closed slightly higher on Friday as investors digested a mixed U.S. jobs report and bet on a Federal Reserve inte...
04:00, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 3-Canada takes first formal step at WTO to challenge China's canola ban Canada, locked in a major dispute with Beijing, is taking the first formal step at the World Trade Organization to challenge China's decision to bloc...
04:00, 09/07/2019

Brazil to allow large oil firms to pay signing bonuses in installments The Brazilian government will allow large oil companies expected to take part in a key licensing round for oil exploration in November to pay the sig...
04:00, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 2-American Airlines mechanic charged with alleged sabotage of plane amid union dispute An American Airlines mechanic was ordered temporarily detained Friday after he was charged with purposely damaging an aircraft in July amid a dispute...
04:00, 09/07/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam assets rise, lifted by China stimulus, U.S. rate cut bets An index of Latin American currencies rose on Friday, on track to record its first weekly gain in seven weeks, as China's move to boost lending boost...
04:00, 09/07/2019

US STOCKS-Wall St barely gains after mixed U.S. jobs data The S&P 500 and Dow industrials closed slightly higher on Friday as investors digested a mixed U.S. jobs report and bet on a Federal Reserve interest...
04:00, 09/07/2019

Spirit Airlines sales to take $25 mln hit from Hurricane Dorian Spirit Airlines on Friday cut its third-quarter outlook for a key revenue measure as it estimates an about $25 million hit on its sales, hurt by hund...
04:00, 09/07/2019

Dean Foods ends review, opts for 'standalone' plan; shares fall Dean Foods Co said on Friday its board had ended a review of strategic options and decided that execution of its standalone operating plan under newl...
04:00, 09/07/2019

SAIC wins $950 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Science Applications International Corp has been awarded a $950 million contract to supply a variety of items to the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and ...
04:00, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 2-'Sort this out': UK PM's office urges BA and pilots to avoid strike British Airways and its pilots should sort out a dispute over pay and avoid strike action scheduled for early next week, a spokeswoman for Prime Mini...
04:00, 09/07/2019

REFILE-Alphabet says received civil investigative demand from U.S. DoJ Alphabet Inc said on Friday it had received a civil investigative demand from the U.S. Department of Justice on Aug. 30 seeking information and docum...
04:00, 09/07/2019

NuStar expects Texas hub's crude loadings to double this month -executive Crude loadings out of NuStar Energy LP's Corpus Christi, Texas, export terminal will more than double, to about 500,000 barrels per day (bpd), by mon...
04:00, 09/07/2019

CORRECTED-Colombia coal, gold and nickel output down year-on-year in 2nd quarter Colombia, the world's fifth-largest exporter of coal, produced 18.9 million tonnes of the fuel in the second quarter, down 4.5% from the same period ...
04:00, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 6-U.S. states launch antitrust probes of tech companies, focus on Facebook, Google Two groups of U.S. state attorneys general on Friday announced separate antitrust probes of large tech companies such as Alphabet's Google and Facebo...
04:00, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. launches antitrust probe into California automaker agreement The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt ...
04:00, 09/07/2019

Democrat O'Rourke presses U.S. social media companies to combat disinformation Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke's campaign on Friday called on Facebook, Twitter and Alphabet's Google to do more to fight disinforma...
04:00, 09/07/2019

UPDATE 3-L.A. County resident dies of lung illness, fifth U.S. death possibly tied to vaping A Los Angeles County resident has died from a lung illness possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total number of such U.S. deaths to five, health off...
04:00, 09/07/2019

CORRECTED-US STOCKS-Wall Street flat after jobs data, China stimulus plan U.S. stocks treaded water on Friday as underwhelming jobs data rounded off a week of mixed economic signals about the domestic economy, while a new s...
21:56, 09/06/2019

CORRECTED-US STOCKS-Wall Street ticks higher after jobs data, Chinese stimulus plan U.S. stocks edged higher on Friday as a new Chinese stimulus plan helped ease some concerns around global growth, while investors digested underwhelm...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. CDC flags 2 new deaths from lung illness possibly tied to vaping U.S. health authorities on Friday said two Americans had died from lung illness that were possibly tied to vaping, bringing the total count of such d...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Impatient Canada takes first formal step at WTO to challenge China's canola ban Canada, locked in a major dispute with Beijing, is taking the first formal step at the World Trade Organization to challenge China's decision to bloc...
21:56, 09/06/2019

CORRECTED-US STOCKS-Wall Street set to open higher after jobs data, China stimulus plan U.S. stocks were set to open higher on Friday as China rolled out a stimulus plan to shore up its flagging economy and weak jobs data cemented expect...
21:56, 09/06/2019

CORRECTED-European stocks flat ahead of U.S. payrolls European stocks opened flat on Friday after two sessions of gains, as the effect of this week's upbeat signals on U.S.-China trade talks and European...
21:56, 09/06/2019

US STOCKS-Wall Street ekes out gains after China stimulus plan, jobs data U.S. stocks edged higher on Friday as China's stimulus plan helped ease some concerns around global growth, while investors digested underwhelming jo...
21:56, 09/06/2019

U.S. sues to block merger of title insurance providers The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Friday that it had filed a complaint aimed at preventing title insurance provider Fidelity National Financi...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. launches antitrust probe into California automaker agreement The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt ...
21:56, 09/06/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-European stocks rise on China stimulus despite weak U.S., German data European markets extended gains for a third day on Friday, as China's move to boost bank lending outweighed data showing slower-than-expected U.S. jo...
21:56, 09/06/2019

Colombia coal, gold and nickel output down year-on-year in 2nd quarter Colombia, the world's fifth-largest exporter of coal, produced 18.9 million tonnes of the fuel in the second quarter, down 4.5% from the same period ...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 3-Argentine controls calm markets; more uncertainty lies ahead Argentine markets strengthened again on Friday after capital controls imposed this week helped arrest a sharp plunge in the peso currency and local b...
21:56, 09/06/2019

Symantec receives interest from buyout firms Permira, Advent - WSJ Symantec Corp has received interest from private equity firms Permira and Advent International Corp seeking to buy the cyber security company for mor...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Apple says Uighurs targeted in iPhone attack but disputes Google findings Apple Inc on Friday confirmed that China's Uighurs, a mostly Muslim minority group considered a security threat by Beijing, had been the target of at...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 5-U.S. states launch antitrust probes of tech companies, focus on Facebook, Google Two groups of U.S. state attorneys general on Friday announced separate antitrust probes of large tech companies such as Alphabet's Google and Facebo...
21:56, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. sues to block merger of title insurance providers The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Friday that it had filed an administrative complaint aimed at preventing title insurance provider Fidelity ...
21:56, 09/06/2019

US STOCKS-Wall Street ekes out gains after mixed U.S. jobs data Wall Street's major indexes edged higher on Friday as investors digested mixed signals from the U.S. jobs report and bet on a Federal Reserve interes...
21:56, 09/06/2019

Alitalia rescuers to ask for another delay - sources Companies hoping to rescue Italian carrier Alitalia will ask for a deadline for presenting their plan to be extended as they are still negotiating ke...
23:14, 09/05/2019

Sprint loses in Maryland cellphone trafficking appeal A federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a $26.9 million award in favor of Sprint Corp , in a setback to the company's years-long campaign to st...
23:14, 09/05/2019

Huntington among companies awarded U.S. govt. contract valued at $17 bln U.S. nuclear-powered ship maker Huntington Ingalls Industries said on Thursday it was among the 16 companies awarded an intelligence analysis contrac...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 3-Walgreens, CVS, Wegmans ask shoppers to not openly carry firearms Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc, CVS Health Corp and supermarket chain Wegmans Food Markets Inc said on Thursday they would start asking customers to no...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Huntington among companies awarded U.S. govt. contract potentially valued at $17 bln U.S. nuclear-powered ship maker Huntington Ingalls Industries said on Thursday it was among the 16 companies awarded an intelligence analysis contrac...
23:14, 09/05/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street rallies on easing U.S.-China trade fears U.S. stocks surged on Thursday on expectations of a de-escalation in trade tensions after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next...
23:14, 09/05/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks hit 3-week highs on U.S-China trade optimism Latin American stocks surged to three-week highs on Thursday after the United States and China agreed to resume trade talks, raising expectations tha...
23:14, 09/05/2019

GM CEO Barra calls meeting with Trump 'productive and valuable' General Motors Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra said her face-to-face session with U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday was "produc...
23:14, 09/05/2019

Lululemon second-quarter revenue rises 22% Canadian athleisure wear maker Lululemon Athletica Inc reported a 22% rise in second-quarter revenue on Thursday, as investments made in boosting sal...
23:14, 09/05/2019

Walmart de Mexico says same-store sales up 6.1% in August Walmart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Thursday that sales at stores open for more than a year in Mexico rose 6.1% in August compared ...
23:14, 09/05/2019

Dozens of Enbridge oil shippers wade into dispute over proposed pipeline overhaul More than two dozen oil companies wrote to Canada's energy regulator on Thursday to support or oppose it intervening in Enbridge Inc's contentious pr...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Lululemon raises full-year forecast as growth efforts pay off Lululemon Athletica Inc reported better-than-expected second-quarter results on Thursday, buoyed by higher traffic across all segments, helping the C...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 4-Argentina opposition front-runner strikes populist tone in Madrid, markets hold steady Argentina's likely next president, opposition front-runner Alberto Fernandez, laid out his populist credentials during a visit to Madrid on Thursday,...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 8-Global effort to aid devastated Bahamas gears up in Dorian's wake An international relief effort gathered pace on Thursday to help stunned residents of the Bahamas, where the health minister predicted a "staggering"...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Fannie, Freddie and the government: it's complicated The Trump administration wants to take Fannie and Freddie out of government conservatorship, but doing so will be complicated due to the central role...
23:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Prudential to buy Assurance IQ for $2.35 bln to widen customer base U.S. insurer Prudential Financial Inc has agreed to acquire online insurance startup Assurance IQ Inc for $2.35 billion, as it looks to tap into a wi...
14:57, 09/05/2019

CORRECTED-Peabody expects third quarter to be hit by lower demand, prices Coal producer Peabody Energy Corp said on Thursday it expected third-quarter earnings to be lower than the second quarter due to lower demand and pri...
14:57, 09/05/2019

US STOCKS-Futures higher on news of U.S.-China trade talks U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday as the United States and China agreed to hold high-level talks next month, raising hopes of a de-escalation...
14:57, 09/05/2019

Colonial allocates Cycle 52 shipments on distillate Line 20 Colonial Pipeline Co is allocating space for Cycle 52 shipments on Line 20, which carries distillates from Atlanta to Nashville, Tennessee, according...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Bristol-Myers' Opdivo fails to meet goal of brain tumor study Bristol-Myers Squibb Co said on Thursday its blockbuster cancer immunotherapy, Opdivo, failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage trial testing it ...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Peabody expects third quarter to be hit by lower demand, prices Coal producer Peabody Energy Corp said on Thursday it expected third-quarter earnings to be lower than the second quarter due to lower demand and pri...
14:57, 09/05/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on news of U.S.-China trade talks Canada's main stock index futures edged up on Thursday, tracking global markets, after China and the United States agreed to hold high-level trade ta...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Brokerage Charles Schwab closing Singapore office 2 years after launch Discount brokerage company Charles Schwab Corp will close its Singapore office by the end of this year, only about two years after opening it in late...
14:57, 09/05/2019

Bosch seals car battery deal with China's CATL in hybrid drive Germany auto supplier Robert Bosch is teaming up with Chinese battery cell producer Contemporary Amperex Technology Co (CATL) to develop high-perform...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Cigna rolls out new plan to fully cover multi-million dollar gene therapies Health insurer Cigna Corp said on Thursday it had introduced a plan to fully cover costs for expensive gene therapies, eliminating any out-of-pocket ...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-In Kashmir, shopkeepers refuse to open despite India easing some curbs A month after India withdrew contested Kashmir's autonomy, locked it down with thousands of additional troops and made mass arrests, residents are re...
14:57, 09/05/2019

Portuguese utility EDP draws up shortlist for hydro assets- sources Portuguese utility EDP is expected to put Spain's Iberdrola, Norway's Statkraft and Austria's Verbund on a shortlist of final bidders for its hydro a...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-French judges drop charges against Air France over 2009 crash, blame pilots French judges have dropped charges against Air France and Airbus over a mid-Atlantic plane crash in 2009 that killed all 228 people on board, blaming...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 5-'Everything is gone:' Bahamians struggle in Dorian's devastating wake Stunned residents of the Bahamas surveyed the wreckage of their homes and officials struggled to assess the number killed by Hurricane Dorian, as the...
14:57, 09/05/2019

Oil trader Vitol sees softer oil price in short term - CEO The chief executive of the world's biggest oil trader, Vitol, told Reuters he expects a weaker oil price in the short term but does not see sustained...
14:57, 09/05/2019

Facebook's Libra falls into "big gap" in EU rules -regulator Facebook's proposed Libra cryptocurrency falls into a "big gap" in European Union financial regulation at a time when the bloc's ability to tackle mo...
14:57, 09/05/2019

WeWork seeks $20 bln-$30 bln in IPO valuation - Streetinsider citing Bloomberg WeWork owner The We Company is seeking a valuation of between $20 billion and $30 billion in its planned initial public offering, Streetinsider.com r...
14:57, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Facebook, tech firms meet with U.S. intelligence on 2020 election security U.S. technology companies including Facebook Inc, Alphabet's Google, Microsoft Corp and Twitter Inc met with U.S. intelligence agencies on Wednesday ...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Dozen Goldman partners could possibly exit by 2019-end -WSJ As many as a dozen partners at Goldman Sachs Group Inc are negotiating an exit from the bank and are likely to leave by the end of 2019, the Wall Str...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Venezuela's Armed Forces Bank slams Mastercard for halting card service A Venezuelan bank run by the troubled country's military on Wednesday slammed Mastercard for cutting off service to the bank's credit cards following...
05:14, 09/05/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 5 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their ac...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Russia's Sistema has no plans to sell Detsky Mir - TASS cites chairman Russian business conglomerate Sistema has no plans to sell its stake in children's retailer Detsky Mir, TASS news agency quoted Sistema Chairman Vlad...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Oil prices slip after surprise build in U.S. inventories Oil prices fell on Thursday, giving up some of the strong gains of the previous session, after an industry report showed U.S. crude stockpiles rose l...
05:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. imposes duties on structural steel from China, Mexico The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination tha...
05:14, 09/05/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares up as Brexit, Hong Kong progress lifts mood Asian stocks perked up on Thursday, as apparent progress in the political crises in Britain and Hong Kong gave investor confidence a shot in the arm,...
05:14, 09/05/2019

GRAINS-Corn rebounds from 4-month low, U.S. crop prospects cap gains U.S. corn futures snapped a three-session losing streak on Thursday, rebounding from a nearly four-month low hit in the previous session, though expe...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Curacao opens talks with Klesch Group to operate Isla refinery Curacao's state-run refining company Refineria di Korsou (RdK) said on Wednesday it has opened exclusive negotiations with industrial commodities con...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Nissan CEO, others received excess compensation in violation of rules -source An internal probe at Nissan Motor Co has determined that Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa and multiple other executives had received excess stock perfo...
05:14, 09/05/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold eases as equities gain on Brexit, Hong Kong progress Gold prices fell on early Thursday, with an uptick in equities propped up by positive developments around Brexit deadlock and Hong Kong protests, but...
05:14, 09/05/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Confirmation of U.S.-China trade talks buoys shares, investor spirits Asian shares extended gains on Thursday and U.S. stock futures jumped after China said it will hold trade talks with the United States in early Octob...
05:14, 09/05/2019

Ice Hockey-Russia's Yandex signs multi-year agreement to stream NHL games Russian internet firm Yandex and the National Hockey League (NHL) have reached a multi-year agreement for the streaming of all NHL games in Russia, t...
05:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Automakers to install rear seat reminders to stop hot car deaths in U.S. Major automakers said on Wednesday they have agreed to equip nearly all U.S. vehicles with systems to remind motorists of passengers in the back seat...
02:14, 09/05/2019

Bank of America recognizes pretax impairment charge of $2.1 billion Bank Of America Corp said on Wednesday it recognized a pretax impairment charge of about $2.1 billion for the quarter ending September 2019 related t...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Brazil judge orders Bayer to deposit $69 mln in soy patent dispute A Brazilian judge has ordered Germany's Bayer to deposit an additional 286 million reais ($69.4 million) in an escrow account due to a patent dispute...
02:14, 09/05/2019

Mallinckrodt taps restructuring firms - report Drugmaker Mallinckrodt Plc has hired restructuring firms and may choose to seek bankruptcy protection, CNBC reported on Wednesday, citing a media rep...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Exxon, Shell cannot restore $1.8 bln Nigerian arbitration award -U.S. judge A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected Exxon Mobil Corp's and Royal Dutch Shell Plc's effort to revive a $1.8 billion arbitration award against Nigeria's...
02:14, 09/05/2019

New York City sues T-Mobile over 'rampant' customer sales abuses New York City sued T-Mobile USA Inc on Wednesday, accusing the fourth-largest U.S. mobile phone company of engaging in "rampant" sales abuses of cust...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. judge approves CVS purchase of insurer Aetna A federal judge reviewing a Justice Department decision to allow U.S. pharmacy chain and benefits manager CVS Health Corp to merge with health insure...
02:14, 09/05/2019

GM CEO Barra set to hold White House meetings Thursday -sources General Motors chief executive Mary Barra is set to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump and White House officials on Thursday to discuss a variety ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Mallinckrodt taps restructuring firms - Bloomberg Mallinckrodt Plc has hired restructuring firms and may choose to seek bankruptcy protection, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, sending the drugmaker's...
02:14, 09/05/2019

Activist investor Driver Management presses anew for First United Bank to sell itself Driver Management Company LLC, an activist investor focused on U.S. banks, renewed calls on Wednesday for First United Corp, the holding company for ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-GM CEO Barra set to hold White House meetings Thursday with Trump -sources General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra is set to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump and White House officials on Thursday to discuss a variety ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

Big investment banks have worst start to year since 2006 The world's largest investment banks have had their worst start to a year since 2006, according to the latest data published by industry analyst Coal...
02:14, 09/05/2019

EXPLAINER-How important is Hong Kong to the rest of China? Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

Nissan CEO Saikawa admits to misconduct in compensation - Jiji Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa admitted to misconduct involving stock-related compensation and said he planned to return the portion ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Nissan CEO Saikawa admits to misconduct in compensation - Jiji Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa admitted to misconduct involving stock-related compensation and said he planned to return the portion ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

Facebook, tech companies meet with U.S intelligence on 2020 election strategy A number of technology companies including Facebook Inc, Alphabet's Google, Microsoft Corp and Twitter Inc met with representatives of the U.S. gover...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Slack forecasts bigger 3rd-quarter loss, slowing revenue growth; shares tumble Slack Technologies Inc forecast slowing revenue growth in the second half and a bigger-than-expected third-quarter loss in its first report as a publ...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Palo Alto says on track to grow sales at double digit pace over next three years Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks said it expects to grow sales at a double-digit pace over the next three years and forecast robust free cash fl...
02:14, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. sues to stop Novelis purchase of Aleris The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping Novelis Inc's proposed $2.6 billion purchase of Aleris Corp because of con...
23:28, 09/04/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St buoyed by China data, Hong Kong and Brexit news Wall Street's main indexes rebounded on Wednesday, after robust economic data from China, easing tensions in Hong Kong and British lawmakers' approva...
23:28, 09/04/2019

Brazil judge orders Bayer to deposit $69 mln in soy patent dispute A Brazilian judge has ordered Germany's Bayer to deposit an additional 286 million reais ($69.4 million) in an escrow account due to a patent dispute...
23:28, 09/04/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Global risk-on mood lifts Latam markets, Argentine peso ends flat Latin American currencies and stocks rose on Wednesday as cooling political tensions in Hong Kong and Italy prompted inflows into risky assets, helpi...
23:28, 09/04/2019

Palo Alto beats revenue on strength of cloud security business Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue on Wednesday, helped by strong demand in its cloud security bus...
23:28, 09/04/2019

Corpus Christi crude loadings hit record as new Texas pipelines open U.S. crude oil loaded onto vessels at Corpus Christi, Texas, last week hit an average 1 million barrels per day (bpd) following the opening of new pi...
23:28, 09/04/2019

Hellman & Friedman, Blackstone sell 6.2% stake in Scout24 Hellman & Friedman and Blackstone Group Inc are selling a 6.2% stake they owned in Scout24 AG to institutional investors on Wednesday, according to t...
23:28, 09/04/2019

CORRECTED-Slack posts huge loss in first quarter as public company Slack Technologies Inc, the workplace messaging and communication platform, posted a huge loss in its first quarter as a public company as it spent h...
23:28, 09/04/2019

Parrish & Heimbecker buys Louis Dreyfus locations to expand footprint in Canada Canadian grain company Parrish & Heimbecker Ltd said on Wednesday it has acquired 10 locations of Louis Dreyfus Co, as part of plan to grow its grain...
23:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 3-Canadian court allows new challenges to Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion Canada's Federal Court of Appeal on Wednesday agreed to hear challenges by six indigenous groups of the Canadian government's approval for an expansi...
23:28, 09/04/2019

Exxon, Shell cannot revive $1.8 bln Nigerian arbitration award -U.S. judge A U.S. judge on Wednesday rejected Exxon Mobil Corp's and Royal Dutch Shell Plc's effort to revive a $1.8 billion arbitration award against Nigeria's...
23:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. imposes duties on structural steel from China, Mexico The U.S. Commerce Department said on Wednesday it imposed duties on Chinese and Mexican structural steel after making a preliminary determination tha...
23:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil judge orders Bayer to deposit $69 mln in soy patent dispute A Brazilian judge has ordered Germany's Bayer to deposit an additional 286 million reais ($69.4 million) in an escrow account due to a patent dispute...
23:28, 09/04/2019

U.S. judge approves CVS purchase of insurer Aetna A federal judge reviewing a Justice Department decision to allow U.S. pharmacy chain and benefits manager CVS Health Corp to merge with insurer Aetna...
23:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Slack loss forecast bigger than expected, shares plunge Slack Technologies Inc forecast a bigger-than-expected loss for the third quarter on Wednesday, as the workplace messaging and communication platform...
23:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Palo Alto forecasts 2020 profit below estimates, shares down 10% Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks forecast fiscal 2020 adjusted profit below Wall Street estimates on Wednesday, sending its shares down 10% in e...
23:28, 09/04/2019

U.S. hopes to see decision from WTO on aircraft subsidy issues soon The United States hopes to see a decision from the WTO in the next week or two about the level of tariffs Washington may impose after winning a case ...
15:56, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Mediaset gets approval for pan-European plan, Vivendi to fight back Shareholders in Italian broadcaster Mediaset on Wednesday backed a plan to create a pan-European media group under a new Dutch holding, fending off o...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Baltic index up for tenth consecutive session on stronger capesize demand The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index rose for a tenth-straight session on Wednesday, holding on to a near nine-year peak touched last week, h...
15:56, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Germany to ban use of glyphosate from end of 2023 Germany will ban the use of the weedkiller glyphosate - the subject of billion-dollar U.S lawsuits over claims it causes cancer - from the end of 202...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Jet Airways' creditors to recover only $300-$400 mln in liquidation scenario Creditors of India's bankrupt Jet Airways are likely to recover less than 10% of the carrier's total outstanding dues in a liquidation scenario if no...
15:56, 09/04/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Easing political worries lift shares, pound jumps Britain's pound bounced from three-year lows on Wednesday after a parliamentary vote raised the prospect of another delay to Brexit, while an easing ...
15:56, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 2-Tapestry CEO Victor Luis steps down; Chairman Zeitlin takes charge Tapestry Inc replaced Chief Executive Officer Victor Luis with long-time Chairman Jide Zeitlin on Wednesday, just weeks after the high-end fashion ho...
15:56, 09/04/2019

CORRECTED-US STOCKS-Futures higher as robust Chinese data eases growth worries U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday after encouraging data from China allayed concerns of slowing global growth in the backdrop of an ongoing ...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Kelly Clarkson hoping to keep it real for new U.S. talk show Kelly Clarkson, the first "American Idol," launches her own talk show next week with a mix of music, celebrities and ordinary people that she hopes w...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Google's YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting data on kids Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collec...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Trump oil official departs for Papua New Guinea firm expanding in Alaska -report A former Trump administration official who oversaw oil and gas drilling on federal lands resigned last week to work for Papua New Guinea-based Oil Se...
15:56, 09/04/2019

BAT launches more vaping products in Japan to take on Philip Morris British American Tobacco said it would launch two new tobacco heating products in Japan under its glo brand, as it seeks to close the gap with market...
15:56, 09/04/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Banks boost Saudi index; wide sell-off weighs on Egypt Saudi Arabia's stock market rose sharply on Wednesday, with all its banks gaining amid advancing oil prices on positive news from China's services se...
15:56, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Jet Airways' creditors to recover only $300-$400 mln in liquidation scenario Creditors of India's bankrupt Jet Airways are likely to recover less than 10% of the carrier's total outstanding dues in a liquidation scenario if no...
15:56, 09/04/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens higher as robust Chinese data eases growth concerns U.S. stocks rose broadly at the open on Wednesday as encouraging data from China allayed concerns of slowing global growth, with sentiment getting a ...
15:56, 09/04/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher led by energy stocks; BoC rate decision eyed Canada's main stock index opened higher on Wednesday, with energy stocks climbing the most, as investors awaited an interest rate decision by Bank of...
15:56, 09/04/2019

Tyson Foods CEO says poultry business contributed half of forecast cut Meat processor Tyson Foods Inc Chief Executive Officer Noel White said on Wednesday the poultry business contributed to about half of its 2019 earnin...
15:56, 09/04/2019

METALS-London copper edges up from 2-year low London copper prices rose on Wednesday after touching their lowest in more than two years in the previous session, supported by worries about supply ...
09:28, 09/04/2019

Japan stocks under pressure as U.S. data stokes recession fears Japan's Nikkei share average struggled for direction on Wednesday, while the broader Topix dipped after poor U.S. economic data stoked global recessi...
09:28, 09/04/2019

Indonesia plans tax overhaul to make tech firms pay VAT-finmin Indonesia is preparing a bill that will make tech firms such as Alphabet Inc's Google and Amazon pay value added tax (VAT), Finance Minister Sri Muly...
09:28, 09/04/2019

BRIEF-Seadrill JV Sonadrill Gets Contract Award * SAID ON TUESDAY CO'S JV (JOINT VENTURE), SONADRILL HOLDING LTD, HAS SECURED A NINE WELL CONTRACT WITH SIX OPTIONS, EACH FOR ONE WELL, IN ANGOLA FOR...
09:28, 09/04/2019

METALS-London copper rebounds from a two-year low London copper prices rose on Wednesday, as a drop to a two-year low in the previous session on weak U.S. manufacturing data encouraged investors to e...
09:28, 09/04/2019

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Wednesday, Sept 4 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 16 points higher at 7,284 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * BHP: Several BHP ...
09:28, 09/04/2019

Amazon India to weed out single-use plastic packaging by June 2020 Amazon.com Inc's India unit said on Wednesday it would replace all single use plastic in its packaging by June 2020 with paper cushions, the latest m...
09:28, 09/04/2019

Norway says 33 oil firms seek exploration blocks in mature areas A total of 33 oil companies submitted bids for exploration blocks offshore Norway in a so-called predefined areas (APA) licensing round, the Ministry...
09:28, 09/04/2019

KLM cancels 6 flights in Amsterdam for ground crew strike KLM, the Dutch subsidiary of Air France, cancelled six flights at Amsterdam's Schiphol on Wednesday morning as its ground crews held a spot strike, t...
09:28, 09/04/2019

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Sept 4 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
09:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Amazon fined 4 mln euros in France over competition issues - report Online retail giant Amazon was fined 4 million euros ($4.5 million) by the Paris commercial court for introducing abusive clauses in its contracts w...
09:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 4 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open 16 points higher at 7,284 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.6%ahead of ...
09:28, 09/04/2019

Polyphor reinvents itself after abandoning antibiotic trial Drugmaker Polyphor is hiring new managers and shifting focus after a trial of its top antibiotic hopeful proved too dangerous to continue, the Swiss ...
09:28, 09/04/2019

Japan stocks wobble as US data stokes recession fears, but Nintendo jumps Japan's Nikkei share average struggled for traction on Wednesday and the broader Topix dipped after weak U.S. economic data stoked fears of a global ...
09:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 3-Hong Kong leader to meet protesters' demand to withdraw extradition bill Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam will announce on Wednesday the formal withdrawal of an extradition bill that triggered months of unrest and has thrown th...
09:28, 09/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Danish pension fund excludes top oil firms on climate concerns Danish pension fund MP Pension said on Tuesday it would sell its stakes in 10 of the world's biggest oil firms as it seeks to divest major sources of...
17:00, 09/03/2019

Burger King to roll out Marfrig veggie burgers nationwide in Brazil in Nov Burger King restaurants in Brazil will begin selling plant-based burgers developed by meatpacker Marfrig Global Foods SA in Sao Paulo city on Sept. 1...
17:00, 09/03/2019

Second train complete at Cheniere's Corpus Christi LNG plant Cheniere Energy Inc, the biggest U.S. LNG exporter, said on Tuesday that train 2 of the Corpus Christi liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal in...
17:00, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Petrobras produced 3.0 mln barrels per day in August -filing Brazilian state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA produced 3.0 million barrels of oil equivalent per day (boepd) on average in August, according...
17:00, 09/03/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as U.S.-China trade tensions weigh U.S. stocks fell broadly at the open on Tuesday, as Washington's new round of tariffs on some Chinese goods kicked in and after a report that officia...
17:00, 09/03/2019

Zambia mining firms say mineral royalties should be capped at 7.5% Zambia should keep mineral royalties capped at 7.5% in the 2020 budget to safeguard the health of the mining sector and promote additional investment...
17:00, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 3-Hurricane Dorian bashes Bahamas, inches towards Florida coast Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounded Grand Bahama Island on Tuesday and was forecast to come "dangerously close" to Florida's coast by day's end befo...
17:00, 09/03/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as factory activity slows; energy stocks weigh Canada's main stock index fell on Tuesday as domestic manufacturing activity slowed in August amid global trade worries, while a sharp slide in oil p...
17:00, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Burger King to roll out Marfrig veggie burgers nationwide in Brazil in November Burger King restaurants in Brazil will begin selling plant-based burgers developed by meatpacker Marfrig Global Foods SA in Sao Paulo city on Sept. 1...
17:00, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-With contract expiration looming, UAW targets GM first for talks The United Auto Workers union on Tuesday said that it would target General Motors Co first of the Detroit automakers for talks ahead of the current f...
17:00, 09/03/2019

NFL to stream match highlights via TikTok The National Football League (NFL) signed a multi-year partnership with Chinese video app TikTok on Tuesday to stream match highlights and behind-the...
17:00, 09/03/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Crescent Point to exit Uinta Basin, sell some Saskatchewan assets Canada's Crescent Point Energy Corp said on Tuesday it would exit Uinta Basin in Utah and sell parts of its assets in southeast Saskatchewan for abou...
17:00, 09/03/2019

US mid-market lenders expect solid September pipeline NEW YORK, Sept 3 (LPC) - US middle market lenders are optimistic that post-Labor Day dealflow will be steady and could likely accelerate heading into...
17:00, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 2-Crescent Point to raise C$912 mln from asset sales to cut debt Canada's Crescent Point Energy Corp said on Tuesday it would exit Uinta Basin in Utah and sell parts of its assets in southeast Saskatchewan for abou...
17:00, 09/03/2019

IQE posts first-half pretax loss, cites weak smartphone market IQE Plc reported a first-half loss on Tuesday, months after it flagged order delays at its wireless unit as U.S. restrictions on China's Huawei hit t...
11:56, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-IQE posts first-half pretax loss, cites weak smartphone market IQE Plc reported a first-half loss on Tuesday, months after it flagged order delays at its wireless unit as U.S. restrictions on China's Huawei hit t...
11:56, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Tuesday, Sept 3 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 15 points higher at 7,297 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.28% ahead of the ...
11:56, 09/03/2019

European shares dip for first session in four European shares fell for the first time in four sessions on Tuesday, as uncertainty over Britain's chaotic exit from the European Union and continuin...
11:56, 09/03/2019

MOVES-BlackRock Poaches AXA IM's Herzog as its French Operations Director BlackRock has named Sebastien Herzog, a senior official at French insurer AXA's investment management arm, as its operations director for France, Bel...
11:56, 09/03/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Trade tensions take toll on stocks and currencies, Turkish lira outperforms Continuing U.S.-China trade tensions dented emerging markets on Tuesday, while Turkey's lira outperformed other currencies after Turkish inflation fe...
11:56, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Just Eat shareholder Eminence Capital to vote against Takeaway.com merger A top-10 shareholder in Just Eat said on Tuesday it would vote against the British food delivery company's proposed 9 billion pound ($11 billion) mer...
11:56, 09/03/2019

Reinsurance prices seen up around 5% in 2020 - S&P Global The cost to insurers of passing on a portion of the risk to reinsurance firms is likely to rise by around 5% in 2020, leading industry data tracker S...
11:56, 09/03/2019

Hurricane Dorian, stalled over Bahamas, weakens slightly but still dangerous Hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record, showed some signs of weakening early on Tuesday as it remained stalled over...
11:56, 09/03/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stumble towards two-month lows as U.S. data looms Global stocks slipped toward a recent two-month low on Tuesday, as U.S.-China trade tensions drove investors to the relative shelter of gold, the Jap...
11:56, 09/03/2019

Rosneft says Transneft failed to offer solution to crisis over tainted oil Kremlin-run oil giant Rosneft said on Tuesday that Transneft, which manages Russia's oil pipelines, had failed to deliver a solution to a tainted-oil...
11:56, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Hurricane Dorian, stalled over Bahamas, weakens slightly but still dangerous Hurricane Dorian, one of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes on record, weakened slightly early on Tuesday as it remained stalled over Grand Bahama...
11:56, 09/03/2019

UPDATE 6-Argentine peso, bonds whiplashed after capital controls imposed Argentine bond prices fell to record lows on Monday and the official and black market pesos diverged after the country imposed capital controls in a ...
22:28, 09/02/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Argentine peso steadies on capital controls, broader Latam hit by trade woes The Argentine peso steadied and the Merval stock index jumped on Monday as the country imposed capital controls to stem losses in the currency, outpe...
22:28, 09/02/2019

World Bank tribunal lowers ConocoPhillips award for Venezuela expropriation -document A World Bank arbitration panel lowered an initial $8.7 billion award to U.S. oil company ConocoPhillips as compensation for Venezuela's 2007 expropri...
22:28, 09/02/2019

RPT-Hurricane Dorian could cost insurers $25 bln- UBS Hurricane Dorian, which battered the Bahamas early on Monday, could cause insurance industry losses of up to $25 billion, according to analysts at UB...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. Vice President Pence calls for vigilance about Russia U.S. Vice President Mike Pence sought on Monday to reassure Poland about Washington's commitment to protecting it from Russia, saying allies should "...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UK competition watchdog investigating Sabre's takeover of Farelogix Britain's competition watchdog on Monday launched an investigation into the U.S. travel technology provider Sabre Corp's proposed $360 million acquis...
21:42, 09/02/2019

Argentine peso edges up, but falls on black market after currency controls imposed Argentina's peso edged up in early trading on Monday, but weakened in the black market after the country imposed capital controls on Sunday in a bid ...
21:42, 09/02/2019

Saudi Arabia replaces Aramco chairman with head of PIF - Bloomberg Saudi Arabia has named Yasir al-Rumayyan, head of the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, known as the PIF, as the chairman of state oil giant Aramco, r...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 1-UK competition watchdog investigating Sabre's takeover of Farelogix Britain's competition watchdog on Monday launched an investigation into the U.S. travel technology provider Sabre Corp's proposed $360 million acquis...
21:42, 09/02/2019

Baltic index hits new nine-year high on strong capesize demand The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index rose for an eighth-straight session on Monday, beating a near nine-year peak marked at the end of last w...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Dutch minister: I did not have contact with Uber on tax plan The top Dutch tax politician has denied meeting representatives of Uber Technologies , in answer to questions from parliament about why the company h...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia names head of PIF as Aramco chairman Saudi Arabia has named Yasir al-Rumayyan, head of the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, known as the PIF, as chairman of Aramco, replacing Energy Mini...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 5-Argentine peso, bonds whiplashed after capital controls imposed Argentine bond prices fell to record lows on Monday and a jittery peso see-sawed between losses and gains after the country imposed capital controls ...
21:42, 09/02/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip on tariffs, Argentina hit by capital controls U.S. stock futures dove on Monday after Washington and Beijing placed new taxes on each other's goods, while Argentina imposed capital controls and c...
21:42, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 5-Hurricane Dorian batters Bahamas, edges closer to U.S. coast Hurricane Dorian pounded the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs, snapping power lines and inundating homes with floodwater while creeping toward th...
21:42, 09/02/2019

Hedge fund-backed reinsurance duo poised for performance uptick - Barron's Two reinsurance firms backed by prominent hedge funds are considered good investments as their share price performance has yet to benefit from the se...
05:00, 09/02/2019

RPT-UPDATE 2-India announces series of state-run bank mergers to strengthen lenders India announced a series of mergers involving 10 state-owned banks on Friday, as it moves to strengthen a sector struggling under a mountain of debt ...
05:00, 09/02/2019