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02:04 2019-10-15

EMERGING MARKETS-Trade optimism lifts EM stocks, Polish zloty up after elections Emerging market stocks rose on Monday on signs of progress in the China-U.S. trade dispute, while the zloty hovered near 2-1/2 month highs after Poland's ruling party won parliamentary elections....
12:17 2019-10-14

Facebook's Libra faces support test after big payment backers quit Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency faces a pivotal meeting of backers on Monday, days after the would-be digital coin project suffered a severe blow as major payment firms quit....
12:17 2019-10-14

Brazil's truckmakers are optimistic again even as country struggles to grow Brazil's largest truckmakers are expressing optimism again about the growth prospects for Latin America's largest economy, even as the country continues to struggle to rebound from a deep recession th...
12:17 2019-10-14

Sanders unveils economic plan a day before U.S. Democratic debate Senator Bernie Sanders, a day before the next debate among the Democratic U.S. presidential candidates, released a plan on Monday underscoring his left-leaning economic views aimed at curbing corporat...
12:17 2019-10-14

UPDATE 1-Liberty Global backs Sunrise capital hike with 500 mln sfr offer Liberty Global has offered to buy up to 500 million Swiss francs ($502.11 million) in newly created Sunrise Communications shares - a move aimed at rescuing the 6.3 billion franc sale of its Swiss bus...
11:17 2019-10-14

RPT-GRAPHIC-Weak demand offsets fall in iron ore prices for steelmakers Steelmakers' margins are due to deteriorate in coming quarters despite a fall in the price of raw material iron ore because steel prices have also slumped, pressured by weak demand....
11:17 2019-10-14

UPDATE 1-Climate change activists target London's financial district Climate change activists targeted London's financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions which they said were financing an environmental catast...
11:17 2019-10-14

UPDATE 1-Emirates president says he does not expect to take any Boeing 777x in 2020 Emirates doubts it will receive any of the 115 Boeing 777-9s it has ordered next year, its president said on Monday, as the U.S. planemaker grapples with challenges in building the jet....
11:17 2019-10-14

European stocks slip as China data, Brexit worries counter trade optimism European shares opened lower on Monday, as optimism on the progress made in the Sino-U.S. trade talks was offset by growth fears following weak data from Beijing and fresh Brexit uncertainty....
11:17 2019-10-14

WTO authorises U.S. to target EU goods with tariffs over Airbus The World Trade Organization (WTO) formally authorised the United States on Monday to impose tariffs on up to $7.5 billion of imports of EU goods after a decision earlier this month by a WTO arbitrato...
11:17 2019-10-14

Jazeera Airways to decide on new aircraft orders by early 2020 - CEO Kuwait's Jazeera Airways will decide on a new order for 22-25 narrow body jets by early 2020, its chief executive said on Monday, adding that they will be for either the Airbus A320 NEO or Boeing 737 ...
11:17 2019-10-14

PRECIOUS-Gold eases as stock markets cheer trade optimism Gold prices eased on Monday, extending falls for a third session as optimism surrounding U.S.-China trade talks increased risk appetite, while a slight uptick in the dollar also weighed on prices....
11:17 2019-10-14

Ex-divs to take 1.7 points off FTSE 100 on Oct 17 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market...
11:17 2019-10-14

METALS-Copper ticks up on trade progress, but caution limits gains Copper prices rose on Monday on signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and supply disruptions in parts of South America, but gains were capped by disappointing Chinese import/export data and caut...
11:17 2019-10-14

UPDATE 1-European stocks turn down after Brexit, trade-driven rally A three-day rally in European shares halted on Monday as investors assessed the scale of progress from Friday's U.S.-China trade talks and worried that a Brexit withdrawal agreement was still some way...
11:17 2019-10-14

Saudi Aramco IPO announcement due 'very very soon' -chairman The initial public offering (IPO) of state-owned oil producer Saudi Aramco will be announced '"very very soon", Chairman Yassir al-Rumayyan was quoted as saying by al-Arabiya television. (Reporting by...
11:17 2019-10-14

Freenet still rejects Sunrise deal despite Liberty Global offer Freenet still opposes Sunrise's 6.3 billion Swiss franc ($6.32 billion) deal to buy Liberty Global's Swiss business, despite a new offer from the American seller to take part in the acquisition....
11:17 2019-10-14

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip amid lack of detail on trade deal A global index of stock markets slipped on Monday as signs of progress in the China-U.S. trade dispute drew mixed a reaction from investors, with some cautioning over a lack of detail in the initial s...
11:17 2019-10-14

German security rulebook to keep 5G door open to Huawei - source A new German security rulebook will not exclude Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies from supplying gear for the country's 5G mobile networks, a senior government source said on Monday...
11:17 2019-10-14

UPDATE 2-WTO clears U.S. to target EU goods with tariffs over Airbus The World Trade Organization (WTO) formally authorised the United States on Monday to impose tariffs on up to $7.5 billion of imports of EU goods after an arbitrator's decision over subsidies to plane...
11:17 2019-10-14

CORRECTED-UPDATE 3-Ten killed, 16 missing after fierce typhoon pounds Tokyo Ten people were killed and 16 were missing after the most powerful typhoon to hit Japan in decades paralysed Tokyo, causing rivers to overflow and leaving almost half a million homes without power, pu...
13:51 2019-10-13

UPDATE 1-Warren campaign challenges Facebook ad policy with 'false' Zuckerberg ad U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren's Democratic presidential campaign this week challenged Facebook's policy that exempts politicians' ads from fact-checking, by running ads on the social media platform co...
13:51 2019-10-13

INSIGHT-Realty bites: Indian property slump leaves beleaguered banks exposed India might have thought the worst of a bad loans crisis was past, but a severe cash crunch in the real estate industry could augur fresh strife for its banks....
13:51 2019-10-13

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf gains as positive talks ease trade tensions All major Gulf stock markets rose on Sunday, reflecting Friday's surge in global equity shares after the United States and China appeared to move closer towards a resolution of their trade war....
13:51 2019-10-13

UPDATE 5-Japan sends in troops after massive typhoon hammers Tokyo, kills 23 * Risk of floods remains in low-lying areas (Updates death toll and number of missing and injured, adds new PM and Tepco quotes, paragraphs 1-2, 6-7, 12, 17)...
13:51 2019-10-13

Khamenei tells Iran's Guards to develop more advanced, modern weapons Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday to develop more advanced and modern weapons, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported....
13:51 2019-10-13

UPDATE 3-Khamenei tells Iran's Guards to develop more advanced, modern weapons Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards on Sunday to develop more advanced and modern weapons, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, amid rising regional ...
13:51 2019-10-13

UPDATE 1-Lyft follows Uber in suing NYC over cruising time caps Lyft Inc, following its rival Uber's move, has sued New York City seeking to nullify a new rule limiting the time its drivers are allowed to spend cruising in Manhattan without passengers, the company...
03:17 2019-10-13

Aramco hopes to repair remaining damage from attacks by end-Nov Oil major Saudi Aramco hopes to fix by the end of November the last four key pieces of equipment damaged during attacks last month, in a move to allow it to fully regain production capacity, company o...
01:51 2019-10-13

UAW boosts strike pay as GM walkout continues The United Auto Workers union said Saturday it will boost strike pay for 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co by $25 a week to $275 as a strike against the largest U.S. automaker nears the end o...
01:51 2019-10-13

REFILE-Warren campaign challenges Facebook ad policy with 'false' Zuckerberg ad U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren's Democratic presidential campaign this week challenged Facebook's policy that exempts politicians' ads from fact-checking, by running ads on the social media platform co...
01:51 2019-10-13

UPDATE 2-Nyrstar shareholders to sue commodities trader Trafigura for $1.6 bln Minority shareholders in zinc producer Nyrstar are seeking 1.48 billion euros ($1.63 billion) in damages from global commodities trader Trafigura over the restructuring of the Belgian firm, the shareh...
17:17 2019-10-12

Athletics-Britain's Farah defends reputation after Salazar suspension British Olympic champion Mo Farah defended his reputation at a news conference ahead of the Chicago Marathon on Friday after being bombarded with questions about his former coach Alberto Salazar who h...
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 2-Oil producers, refiners face surging global freight rates after U.S. sanctions Rates to charter oil tankers from the Arab Gulf, United Kingdom and the U.S. Gulf Coast to Asia surged to fresh highs on Friday as global oil traders grappled with a tanker shortage in the aftermath o...
08:51 2019-10-12

Boeing's board separates CEO ,chairman roles Boeing Co said on Friday it was separating the roles of chairman and chief executive officer to allow CEO Dennis Muilenburg to focus full time on running the planemaker as it works to return the 737 M...
08:51 2019-10-12

PG&E turns down San Francisco's $2.5 bln offer to buy assets PG&E Corp rejected a $2.5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian company's power lines and other infrastructure within the city, citing the offer was inadequate....
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 1-Fox News veteran Shepard Smith quits; hopes 'facts will win the day' Shepard Smith, the chief news anchor of Fox News and a sometime critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, abruptly quit the network on Friday after 23 years....
08:51 2019-10-12

Athletics-Shutting down Nike Oregon Project the 'right thing' - USADA The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has praised the decision to shut down the Nike Oregon Project (NOP), saying on Friday it was a necessary step after the elite distance running program's leader, Alb...
08:51 2019-10-12

U.S. utility groups Avangrid and PPL hold merger talks - FT U.S. utility companies Avangrid Inc and PPL Corporation are in talks to combine their business, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter....
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 1-U.S. utility groups Avangrid and PPL hold merger talks -FT U.S. utility companies Avangrid Inc and PPL Corporation are in talks to combine their business, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter....
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 4-Facebook's Libra currency abandoned by major financial companies Facebook Inc's ambitious efforts to establish a global digital currency called Libra suffered severe setbacks on Friday, as major payment companies including Mastercard and Visa Inc quit the group beh...
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 1-PG&E turns down San Francisco's $2.5 bln offer to buy assets PG&E Corp rejected a $2.5 billion offer from San Francisco to buy the bankrupt Californian company's power lines and other infrastructure within the city, calling the offer inadequate....
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 1-California's new normal: evacuating wildfires yet again It's part of California's new normal - year-round fire seasons, planned electricity blackouts and, for retired couple Bhagvei and Paresh Badreshia, sudden evacuations in the middle of the night. Again...
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 3-Boeing board strips CEO of chairman title amid 737 MAX crisis Boeing Co's board has stripped chief executive Dennis Muilenburg of his chairmanship title, in an unexpected strategy shift announced by the U.S. planemaker on Friday only hours after a global aviatio...
08:51 2019-10-12

Volkswagen mulling sale or stock listing for Lamborghini -Bloomberg Volkswagen is looking at options for its luxury brand Lamborghini, including a sale or stock listing, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter....
08:51 2019-10-12

IMF urges Mexico to open up Pemex to cooperation with private companies The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday recommended that Mexico reconsider its position of limiting private companies' cooperation with state-owned oil company Pemex, whose debt is weighing he...
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 1-California bans private prisons and immigration detention centers California moved to end the use of private, for-profit lockups in America's largest state prison system as well as in federal immigration detention centers in the state under a measure signed into law...
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 9-U.S. outlines 'Phase 1' trade deal with China, suspends October tariff hike U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday outlined the first phase of a deal to end a trade war with China and suspended a threatened tariff hike, but officials on both sides said much more work needed to...
08:51 2019-10-12

Silver-haired sit-in, face mask party protests planned for Hong Kong Several pro-democracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government, ranging from an elderly sit-in, a face mask party, a shopping mall demonstration...
08:51 2019-10-12

Nyrstar shareholders sue commodities trader Trafigura for $1.6 bln Minority shareholders in major zinc producer Nyrstar are seeking 1.48 billion euros ($1.63 billion) in damages from global commodities trader Trafigura over the restructuring of the Belgian firm, the ...
08:51 2019-10-12

UPDATE 1-LSE told Italy it won't move bond trading platforms - central bank source London Stock Exchange has given assurances to Italy that it plans to continue investing in its Italian trading platforms and does not intend to move them out of the country, a Bank of Italy source sai...
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-U.S. Fed eases post-crisis rules for domestic, foreign banks The U.S. Federal Reserve on Thursday unveiled a final package of rules easing capital and liquidity requirements for domestic U.S. and foreign banks that were originally introduced following the 2007-...
22:51 2019-10-10

U.S. stock funds see third straight weekly ouflow U.S. equity funds posted $6.2 billion in withdrawals in the latest week, the third straight weekly drawdown, according to data released by Lipper on Thursday....
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-GM CEO Barra takes role in talks to end UAW strike General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra met with senior United Auto Workers officials to discuss the No. 1 U.S. automaker's most recent proposal to end a more than three-week-old strike that has cos...
22:51 2019-10-10

EMERGING MARKETS-U.S.-China trade optimism lifts Latam stocks, FX Latin American stocks gained on Thursday as investors rushed to buy risky assets, encouraged by signs that Washington and Beijing could reach a trade deal, while most currencies in the region firmed a...
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Total will not participate in Brazil transfer of rights oil auction -CEO France's Total SA , the big winner in a Brazilian auction of offshore oil concessions on Thursday, said it will not participate in a bigger auction scheduled for Nov. 6 of the so-called Transfer of Ri...
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-European biotech firm BioNTech reverses course in early trading Oct 10 - Shares of BioNTech SE tumbled nearly 12% in afternoon trade, erasing all its gains from earlier on Thursday, another sign of weakness in the IPO market after the collapse of WeWork's market d...
22:51 2019-10-10

Toyota unveils revamped hydrogen sedan to take on Tesla Toyota Motor Corp unveiled a completely redesigned hydrogen-powered fuel cell sedan on Friday in its latest attempt to revive demand for the niche technology that it hopes will become mainstream....
22:51 2019-10-10

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street rises on fresh hopes for U.S.-China trade deal U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on hopes that top-level U.S.-China trade talks would yield at least a partial deal, while a rise in Apple's shares also boosted the market....
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-U.S. appeals court will not disqualify judge in opioid cases or delay trial A federal appeals court on Thursday cleared the way for a landmark trial over the nation's opioid crisis, rejecting a bid by eight drug retailers and distributors to disqualify the judge, and a reques...
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 3-U.S., China resume high-level trade talks as non-core concessions seen possible Top U.S. and Chinese negotiators met on Thursday for the first time since late July to try to ease a bitter 15-month trade war and business groups expressed optimism that they might be able to find en...
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-Royal Air Maroc deal for MAX jets suspended -source A deal for Morocco’s national carrier Royal Air Maroc (RAM) to purchase two more Boeing 737 MAX jets has been suspended after the fleet was grounded following a crash in Ethiopia, a source from the ai...
22:51 2019-10-10

Uber driver found not guilty of murdering Denver passenger A former driver with the ride-sharing service Uber, who said he fatally shot a passenger in self-defense along a Denver highway ramp in 2018, was found not guilty on Thursday of murder, a court offici...
22:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-Cracks found on 38 of 810 Boeing 737 NG jets inspected globally Boeing Co said on Thursday that airlines had inspected 810 of the company's 737 NG jets around the world and found 38 structural cracks requiring repair and replacement of the affected parts....
22:51 2019-10-10

Lyondell workers protest union leader's suspension -USW Workers at Lyondell Basell Industries protested outside the company's Houston refinery on Thursday against the suspension of a local union president in a dispute about safety practices, a United Steel...
22:51 2019-10-10

RPT-NBA, 'South Park' episodes spotlight Hollywood's China dilemma China's removal of animated comedy "South Park" from online sites just as it dropped U.S. basketball broadcasts highlighted a tension familiar to Hollywood studios - the need to please Chinese authori...
19:51 2019-10-10

Ivory Coast, Ghana to 're-examine' cocoa industry's sustainability schemes Top cocoa producers Ivory Coast and Ghana said on Thursday they would re-examine the cocoa industry's sustainability schemes as chocolate makers have been slow to pay the two nations a living income d...
19:51 2019-10-10

Total will not participate in Brazil transfer of rights oil auction -CEO France's Total SA will not participate in the auction of the so-called Transfer of Rights area in Brazil's off-shore pre-salt region scheduled for November 6, the company's chief executive officer Pat...
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-Nigeria seeks $62 bln from oil companies -attorney general Nigeria is seeking $62 billion from oil companies under regulations that allow the government to revisit revenue-sharing deals on petroleum sales if crude prices exceed $20 a barrel, the attorney gen...
19:51 2019-10-10

Google secures two Android phone makers' backing in fight against EU antitrust order Alphabet unit Google's fight against a record EU antitrust fine related to its Android mobile software received a boost after Europe's second-highest court allowed Android phone maker Gigaset and HMD ...
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Fidelity follows rivals in cutting online trading commissions to zero Fidelity Investments on Thursday eliminated commissions on online trades of U.S. stocks, exchange traded funds (ETFs) and options, becoming the latest brokerage to cut trading fees to compete with new...
19:51 2019-10-10

LSE Group considers overhaul of MTS business in Italy -sources London Stock Exchange is mulling an overhaul of its Italian business MTS ahead of a potential merger with data provider Refinitiv, two Italian sources with knowledge of the situation said on Thursday....
19:51 2019-10-10

Boeing partners with Porsche on electric flying car U.S. planemaker Boeing Co said on Thursday it was working with Volkswagen's sports car brand, Porsche, to develop a concept electric flying vehicle capable of transporting people in urban settings....
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Publicis CEO under pressure following second sales target cut Publicis' chief executive Arthur Sadoun appeared under pressure on Thursday following a second cut in a row to the full-year sales target of the world's third-biggest advertising group....
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-British inventor James Dyson cancels electric car project Britain's James Dyson has cancelled his ambitious project to build an electric car, the centrepiece of a 2.5 billion pound ($3.1 billion) investment in technology, saying he could not see a way to mak...
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-U.S. appeals court won't disqualify judge in opioid cases or delay trial A U.S. federal appeals court on Thursday cleared the way for a landmark trial over the nation's opioid crisis, rejecting a bid by eight drug sellers to disqualify the judge, and a request by Ohio and ...
19:51 2019-10-10

U.S. presidential candidate Warren calls on AT&T to reject plan she says will cost jobs U.S. presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren called on AT&T Inc to reject an activist investor plan she said would lead to job cuts, staking out a different position than President Donald Trump who ha...
19:51 2019-10-10

Google to triple cloud computing workforce in Latin America by end of 2020 Alphabet Inc's Google expects to triple its customer workforce to support cloud computing services in Latin America by the end of next year, Google Cloud's director in Brazil, João Bolonha, said on Th...
19:51 2019-10-10

As GM workers picket, Michigan's economy feels the chill Waving a placard on the picket line outside a General Motors Co truck plant in Flint, Michigan, Robert Bacon says he has no money to spend. His $250-a-week strike pay barely covers his food and gas....
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 3-Brazil raises $2.2 bln in oil auction; Total, Petronas invest big Ten companies on Thursday agreed to pay more than $2 billion for the exploration and production rights in 12 offshore oil blocks in Brazil, in what could be a promising sign for even bigger upcoming ...
19:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Dubai's MAF explores partial credit card business sale in review -sources Dubai's Majid Al Futtaim, which operates the Middle East franchise of French retailer Carrefour, is exploring options for its credit card business including enlisting partners to manage unsecured cred...
13:51 2019-10-10

Russia's MTS says no firm agreements on Ukrainian unit sale Russia's biggest mobile phone operator MTS said on Thursday it had no firm agreements on the possible sale of its Ukrainian unit, after a report said Azerbaijan's Bakcell was seeking approval from the...
13:51 2019-10-10

Regulators reject Qatari-backed Deutsche Bank board member - sources Deutsche Bank's regulators are blocking a banker backed by its largest shareholder, Qatar's royal family, from a seat on the supervisory board because of a conflict of interest, according to two peopl...
13:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-WeWork India fighting for new funds after talks with local lender collapse WeWork's India franchise has seen talks with local lender ICICI Bank Ltd on $100 million in funding break down since The We Company's botched stock market launch, and is in early discussions to raise ...
13:51 2019-10-10

RPT-Top-level U.S.-China trade talks resume as irritants sour atmosphere The United States' and China's top trade negotiators were set to meet on Thursday for the first time since late July to try to find a way out of a 15-month trade war as new irritants between the world...
13:51 2019-10-10

BP, Shell among bidders in $800 million Brazilian oil auction BP PLC, Chevron Corp and Royal Dutch Shell PLC are among firms that will compete for exploration and production rights off the Brazilian coast on Thursday, in the first of three oil bidding rounds sch...
13:51 2019-10-10

With quarterly profit beat, Delta eyes accelerated hiring to meet 'surprise' demand rise - CEO Delta Air Lines reported a greater-than-expected increase in quarterly profit on Thursday thanks to "surprise" demand growth, prompting the airline to accelerate its hiring of pilots, flight attendant...
13:51 2019-10-10

Royal Air Maroc suspends deal for two more Boeing 737 MAX planes - source Morocco’s national carrier Royal Air Maroc has suspended a deal to purchase two more Boeing 737 MAX planes after the same model of aircraft crashed in Ethiopia, a source from the airline told Reuters ...
13:51 2019-10-10

Equatorial Guinea says currency caps will hurt Gulf of Guinea energy prospects New currency controls enforced by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC) could ruin the oil and gas industry in the Gulf of Guinea and "destroy" Equatorial Guinea's economy, the country's oil minis...
13:51 2019-10-10

Canopy Growth names Constellation Brands CFO David Klein as new chair of board Cannabis producer Canopy Growth Corp said on Thursday it has appointed Constellation Brands Inc Chief Financial Officer David Klein as the new chair of its board, effective immediately....
13:51 2019-10-10

Nissan to start building new Juke car at UK plant as Brexit looms Nissan said it will begin making the next-generation Juke vehicle at Britain’s biggest car plant on Monday, just over two weeks before a possible no-deal Brexit which the industry has warned could bri...
13:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Japan's Unizo rejects bids from local fund, Blackstone Japanese hotel chain Unizo Holdings said on Thursday it had rejected buyout proposals from a "locally renowned" fund as well as U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group, adding to a list of spurned s...
13:51 2019-10-10

ProSieben's U.S. production assets attract strategic buyers - sources ProSiebenSat.1 Media's U.S. production business, which includes the maker of crime drama 'Bosch', is attracting interest from strategic buyers and the German broadcaster aims for a sale by year-end, s...
13:51 2019-10-10

Tradeweb reports record trading volume on third-quarter volatility Fixed income trading platform Tradeweb Markets on Thursday reported record volumes in the third quarter as market volatility driven by the U.S.-China trade war and global rate cuts bolstered activity ...
13:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-More Hong Kong protests planned as metro limps back to business Hong Kong's metro rail system will shut early again on Thursday to allow time to repair damaged facilities, its operator said as the city braced for more anti-government demonstrations after a string ...
08:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-U.S. to issue licences for supply of non-sensitive goods to Huawei-NYT The United States will soon issue licenses allowing some U.S. companies to supply non-sensitive goods to China's Huawei, the New York Times said on Wednesday, as high-level officials from the two coun...
08:51 2019-10-10

WeWork to open 2 new locations in Singapore amid cost-cutting drive Office-sharing startup WeWork on Thursday said it will open two new locations in Singapore this year, even as its seeks a $1 billion lifeline from its biggest-backer Softbank Group Corp to progress a ...
08:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 2-Samsung Display to invest $11 bln by 2025 amid industry oversupply Apple Inc supplier Samsung Display said on Thursday it will invest 13.1 trillion won ($11 billion) on facilities and research to upgrade a production line, as it battles severe oversupply due to weak ...
08:51 2019-10-10

RPT-Livestreamed killings test social media measures to block extremist content Social media companies scrambled on Wednesday to scrub footage of a shooting outside a German synagogue from their platforms, in the first major test of their systems since a massacre in the New Zeala...
08:51 2019-10-10

METALS-LME copper rises on U.S.-China trade hopes London copper advanced on Thursday following reports that the United States is weighing a currency pact with China and could suspend a tariff hike planned next week....
08:51 2019-10-10

Top-level U.S.-China trade talks resume as irritants sour atmosphere The United States' and China's top trade negotiators were set to meet on Thursday for the first time since late July to try to find a way out of a 15-month trade war as new irritants between the world...
08:51 2019-10-10

Belgium's UCB to buy Ra Pharmaceuticals for $2.1 bln UCB has agreed to acquire U.S.-based Ra Pharmaceuticals for $2.1 billion, in a deal that will enable the Belgian drugmaker to offer new treatment opportunities for several rare diseases in neurology a...
08:51 2019-10-10

Yuan hits 3-week high, swings wildly on trade headlines China's yuan hit a three-week high before paring some gains in a volatile session early on Thursday, as traders pounced on various conflicting headlines about the state of play in Sino-U.S. trade talk...
08:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 3-Apple pulls police-tracking app used in Hong Kong protests after consulting authorities Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements from its app store, saying it violated rules because it was used to ambush police....
08:51 2019-10-10

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks recover but disquiet over trade talks lingers Global stocks recouped early losses as news reports raised hopes that the United States and China would settle some economic disputes, but investors were kept on edge by an earlier report that trade t...
08:51 2019-10-10

PRESS DIGEST-New York Times business news - Oct 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....
08:51 2019-10-10

ALTCOINS-Ahead of Libra, XRP cryptocurrency gains toehold in commerce Facebook's Libra may be grabbing all the headlines at the moment, yet a major cryptocurrency already exists that's gained a toehold in mainstream commerce....
08:51 2019-10-10

GM's Q3 China vehicle sales down 17.5% y/y to 689,531 General Motors Co's July to September vehicle sales in China fell 17.5%, as the U.S. automaker was hurt by a slowing economy amid the Sino-U.S. trade war and by heightened competition in its key mid-p...
08:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Belgium's UCB to buy Ra Pharmaceuticals in $2.1 bln cash deal UCB has agreed to acquire U.S.-based Ra Pharmaceuticals for $2.1 billion, both companies reported on Thursday, in a deal that will enable the Belgian drugmaker to offer new treatment opportunities for...
08:51 2019-10-10

Japan stocks end higher on hopes for U.S.-China thaw Japanese stocks bounced back from early losses to end higher on Thursday, helped by a flush of optimism over chances that the United States and China can scale back their trade war at high-level talks...
08:51 2019-10-10

UPDATE 1-Southwest finds cracks on two Boeing 737 NG airplanes during inspections Southwest Airlines Co said Wednesday it found cracks on two Boeing 737 NG airplanes and removed them from service after U.S. regulators last week ordered urgent inspections....
22:51 2019-10-09

UPDATE 1-Germany shooting streamed on Amazon's Twitch site Footage from shooting attacks in the German city of Halle on Wednesday was livestreamed on Amazon's video gaming platform Twitch, according to a Twitch spokeswoman....
22:51 2019-10-09

REFILE-Germany's BioNTech lowers price for U.S. IPO amid market volatility German biotechnology firm BioNTech SE lowered the price range for its U.S. initial public offering (IPO) on Wednesday and said it would sell fewer shares, making it the latest company to struggle to d...
22:51 2019-10-09

UPDATE 7-Gunman livestreams shooting at synagogue in Germany, kills two A gunman killed two people in a synagogue and a nearby kebab shop on Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year, in an attack in the German city of Halle that he livestreamed on a video-gaming pla...
22:51 2019-10-09

AerCap picks up Airbus jet orders dropped by Norwegian -sources Orders for five unbuilt Airbus jets relinquished by budget carrier Norwegian Air this week are now under the ownership of leasing company AerCap as part of a deal to finance deposits on the planes, in...
22:51 2019-10-09

New York City sues online e-cigarette retailers over age verification New York City has sued more nearly two dozen online e-cigarette retailers, accusing them of selling their products to underage New Yorkers, the city announced Wednesday....
22:51 2019-10-09

UPDATE 2-U.S. Senator Rubio calls for review of TikTok's merger with Musical.ly U.S. Senator Marco Rubio on Wednesday asked the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to review TikTok owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Co's acquisition of Musical.ly....
22:51 2019-10-09

Berry Global seeks lower rates as investors fly to quality NEW YORK, Oct 9 (LPC) - Plastics maker Berry Global is looking to take advantage of white-hot demand for better-rated leveraged loans and reduce pricing on approximately US$2.03bn in debt as global vo...
22:51 2019-10-09

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street rises on trade hopes, but China expectations lowered Wall Street rose on Wednesday on hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, though stocks pared gains late in the session after Chinese officials said that Beijing had lowered expectations for negot...
22:51 2019-10-09

EMERGING MARKETS-Brazilian stocks lead Latam shares higher amid trade optimism Latin American stocks tracked Wall Street higher on Wednesday, with Brazilian shares up more than 1% on heightened possibilities of a rate cut by the country's central bank and on positive outlooks fr...
22:51 2019-10-09

UPDATE 3-U.S. arrests counterterrorism analyst over leaks to journalists A counterterrorism analyst with the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency was arrested on Wednesday over charges he leaked classified materials about a foreign country's weapons system to two journalists i...
22:51 2019-10-09

UPDATE 1-Power shut off to millions in California as wildfire risks rise Electricity was shut off to more than 500,000 California homes and businesses on Wednesday as Pacific Gas and Electric Co imposed a planned power outage of unprecedented scale to reduce wildfire risks...
22:51 2019-10-09

Boeing's 787 under pressure as Russia's Aeroflot cancels order Boeing Co faced additional uncertainty on Wednesday over future production rates for its 787 Dreamliner after Russian carrier Aeroflot formally canceled an order for 22 aircraft valued at about $5.5 b...
22:51 2019-10-09

Bed Bath & Beyond hires Target executive as CEO Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Wednesday it had hired Target Corp's chief merchandising officer, Mark Tritton, as its chief executive officer, replacing long-time chief Steven Temares who left the furn...
22:51 2019-10-09

Ethiopian Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dakar, no casualties An Ethiopian Airlines flight had engine trouble and made an emergency landing minutes after taking off from the airport in Senegal's capital Dakar on Tuesday, an airport spokesman said, adding nobody ...
20:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Flexible-workforce HR app Utmost raises $11.2 mln from Greylock, others Contractor pay and benefits app maker Utmost said on Tuesday it raised $11.2 million in a funding round led by venture capital firm Greylock Partners, the latest sign of Silicon Valley's interest in b...
20:51 2019-10-08

Arm joins with GM, Toyota to find common ground on car chips Arm Holdings, the British chip technology firm owned by Japan's Softbank Group Corp, is joining with automakers General Motors Co and Toyota Motor Corp to establish common computing systems for self-d...
20:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA approves Clinuvel Pharma's rare genetic disorder treatment The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday it approved Australian drugmaker Clinuvel Pharmaceuticals Ltd's treatment for a rare inherited disorder that results in skin damage from exposure ...
20:51 2019-10-08

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall on trade angst; Brexit battle hurts pound Oil prices and stocks across major markets fell on Tuesday as tensions rose between China and the United States ahead of high-level trade talks, while the British pound sank on reports that Brexit neg...
20:51 2019-10-08

GM strike impacts 150,000 auto industry workers -consulting firm The prolonged strike at General Motors Co is estimated to have hit 150,000 workers in the auto industry, a report from research and consulting firm Anderson Economic Group (AEG) showed on Tuesday....
20:51 2019-10-08

Europe says assessing 737 MAX software, downplays talk of split The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) said on Tuesday it was still assessing proposed changes to Boeing software for the grounded 737 MAX and had yet not found anything that would undermine...
20:51 2019-10-08

CORRECTED-BlackRock bets on the circular economy with new fund BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, is actively investing in companies including Adidas, Tomra and Ball Corp through a new circular economy fund that bets on sustainable business....
20:51 2019-10-08

Citgo Petroleum bolsters legal defenses with ex-BP lawyer Citgo Petroleum Corp this week named a former BP lawyer to take on the company's top legal job as it faces creditors seeking to seize shares in the U.S.-based refiner over parent PDVSA's debts....
20:51 2019-10-08

CORRECTED-Topgolf seeks to hire banks for IPO -sources U.S. golfing center operator Topgolf International Inc is in talks with investment banks about hiring underwriters for an initial public offering (IPO), people familiar with the matter said....
20:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 2-Ethiopian Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Dakar, no casualties An Ethiopian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing minutes after taking off in Senegal on Tuesday because an engine had caught fire, an airport spokesman said....
20:51 2019-10-08

Venezuela designers turn to piracy after Adobe announces it will cut service Venezuelans on Tuesday desperately explored piracy workarounds to continue using Adobe programs after the software developer said it will cut access to its products for the country's users, citing U.S...
20:51 2019-10-08

U.S. presidential candidate Warren attacks Facebook's political ad policies U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren took aim at Facebook's political advertising policies on Monday, suggesting without evidence that a change in the social media giant's policy mi...
20:51 2019-10-08

U.S. FAA has 'no set time frame' for completing Boeing software review The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Tuesday it is continuing to review software changes to the now grounded Boeing 737 MAX and has no firm date for completing the effort....
20:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Topgolf seeks to hire banks for IPO -sources U.S. golfing center operator Topgolf International Inc is in talks with investment banks about hiring underwriters for an initial public offering, people familiar with the matter said....
20:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Italy's economy minister sees web tax launch next year Italy will implement a planned "web tax" in 2020, obliging big digital companies to pay a 3% levy on some Internet transactions, Economy Minister Roberto Gualtieri said on Tuesday....
18:17 2019-10-08

UPDATE 2-Humira, Rituxan top list of U.S. drugs with biggest price increases -report AbbVie Inc's rheumatoid arthritis drug Humira and Roche Holding AG's cancer drug Rituxan topped a list of seven treatments whose combined 2017 and 2018 price hikes accounted for a $5.1 billion increas...
18:17 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Boeing gets first 737 MAX order since crash; deliveries halve Boeing Co secured the first new order in months for one of its grounded 737 MAX planes in September, the company said on Tuesday, as it reported total deliveries for the first nine months of 2019 that...
18:17 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-GSK recalls popular heartburn medicine Zantac - U.K. medicines watchdog GlaxoSmithKline Plc is recalling its heartburn medicine Zantac as a "precautionary measure" due to a probable cancer-causing impurity in the drug, Britain's medicines watchdog said on Tuesday....
18:17 2019-10-08

Petrobras removes 133 tonnes of oil from Brazil's beaches, CEO says State-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro has collected 133 tonnes of oil along Brazil's northeastern shoreline, Chief Executive Roberto Castello Branco said on Tuesday, in an unexplained mystery he s...
17:51 2019-10-08

CANADA STOCKS-TSX drops on concerns around upcoming China-U.S. trade talks Canadian stocks fell on Tuesday as investors around the globe shunned risk assets amid growing anxiety about the outcome of the U.S.-China trade negotiations later this week....
17:51 2019-10-08

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX mixed, stocks slip as trade concerns weigh Latin American currencies were mixed on Tuesday with Brazil's real bouncing back from its steepest drop in more than two weeks, while stock markets in the region declined on fading hopes for progress ...
17:51 2019-10-08

Novatek in talks on LNG transhipment after U.S. sanctions China COSCO tankers Russia's liquefied natural gas (LNG) producer Novatek is in talks to tranship its Yamal cargoes in Norway or Russia's Murmansk because it is unsure of the impact of U.S. sanctions on the Chinese COSCO...
17:51 2019-10-08

CLO Libor fallback language proposal fails as investor balks at change NEW YORK, October 8 (LPC) - An investor has kept a US Collateralized Loan Obligation (CLO) from fully adopting Libor fallback language, ahead of the demise of the benchmark in 2021....
17:51 2019-10-08

Thyssenkrupp to open data room in elevator auction soon - sources Thyssenkrupp plans to give potential bidders access to the data room of its elevator division in the coming days, three people familiar with the matter said, as one of Europe's biggest M&A deals of th...
17:51 2019-10-08

Gig economy HR app Utmost raises $11.2 mln from Greylock, others Contractor pay and benefits app maker Utmost said on Tuesday it raised $11.2 million in a funding round led by venture capital firm Greylock Partners, the latest sign of Silicon Valley's interest in b...
17:51 2019-10-08

Mubadala weighing investment in second SoftBank tech fund - exec Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala Investment Co has not yet decided whether to invest in SoftBank's second large-scale tech investment fund, one of its top executives said on Tuesday....
17:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 2-Amag settles with activist Caligan, adds two board directors Amag Pharmaceuticals Inc, whose shares have tumbled more than 45% in the past year, on Tuesday agreed to add two directors proposed by Caligan Partners after the hedge fund pressured the drugmaker to ...
17:51 2019-10-08

Former Barclays bankers lied about Qatari fees in 2008, fraud trial hears Three former Barclays executives lied to the market by hiding 322 million pounds ($395 million) in extra fees that the bank paid Qatar in return for vital funding during the global credit crisis, a pr...
17:51 2019-10-08

REFILE-Boeing deliveries nearly halved in first nine months of 2019 Boeing Co delivered half the number of planes in the first nine months of 2019 than it did in the same period a year ago, as the world's largest planemaker continued to struggle with the grounding of ...
17:51 2019-10-08

U.S. online brokers still profiting from 'dumb money' People who trade stocks online cheered last week when several large retail brokers slashed stock-trading commissions to zero, a move made possible, in part, by a controversial source of broker revenue...
17:51 2019-10-08

GSK recalls popular heartburn medicine Zantac - U.K. medicines watchdog GlaxoSmithKline Plc is recalling its heartburn medicine Zantac as a "precautionary measure" due to a probable cancer-causing impurity in the drug, Britain's medicines watchdog said on Tuesday....
17:51 2019-10-08

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall on trade angst; Brexit battle tackles pound Oil prices and stocks across major markets fell on Tuesday as tension rose between China and the United States ahead of high-level trade talks, while the British pound sank on reports that Brexit nego...
17:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Russia and China to sign treaty on combating illegal online content Russia and China will sign a cooperation treaty aimed at combating illegal content on the Internet this month, Russia's state communications watchdog said on Tuesday, an example of deepening cooperati...
17:51 2019-10-08

WRAPUP 2-With U.S.-China tensions running high, hopes dim for end to trade war Beijing sharply rebuked Washington on Tuesday for adding some top Chinese artificial intelligence startups to its trade blacklist, dimming hopes for progress in high-level talks aimed at ending a 15-m...
17:51 2019-10-08

Brazil's Vale details damages payments, speeds dam decommisoning Brazilian mining company Vale SA has paid 860 million reais ($210 million) in emergency damages relating to the Brumadinho tailings dam disaster, it said in a presentation on Tuesday....
16:17 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Vodafone to close 15% of European stores Vodafone will shut 15% of stores in Europe and upgrade some of the remaining outlets as customers buy online and change their expectations of in-store shopping, chief executive Nick Read said on Tuesd...
16:17 2019-10-08

UPDATE 3-Turkish lira trims losses but worries over Syria persist Turkey's lira recovered on Tuesday after sinking to its weakest point in more than a month, helped by upbeat comments from President Donald Trump, but investors still worried about the fallout from An...
16:17 2019-10-08

MIDEAST STOCKS-Oil price fall weighs on Gulf markets, Saudi leads losses All major Gulf stock markets traded lower on Tuesday with financial shares suffering the biggest losses across the region amid declining oil prices. Saudi Arabia led the declines as most of the ki...
16:17 2019-10-08

Thai energy ministry sets March target to resolve Chevron dispute Thailand's energy ministry said on Tuesday it had set a March target to resolve a $2 billion dispute with U.S. oil and gas major Chevron Corp and would make the "utmost effort" to reach a deal after t...
16:17 2019-10-08

Latin American pharma Biotoscana confirms in sale talks - filing Latin American pharmaceutical company Biotoscana Investments confirmed that its shareholders were in talks with investors about a sale, according to a securities filing on Monday....
16:17 2019-10-08

REFILE-Humira, Rituxan top list of U.S. costliest drug price increases -report AbbVie Inc's arthritis drug Humira and Roche Holding AG's cancer drug Rituxan top the list of seven treatments whose combined 2017 and 2018 price hikes accounted for a $5.1 billion increase in U.S. sp...
16:17 2019-10-08

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Humira, Rituxan top list of U.S. drugs with biggest price increases -report AbbVie Inc's arthritis drug Humira and Roche Holding AG's cancer drug Rituxan topped a list of seven treatments whose combined 2017 and 2018 price hikes accounted for a $5.1 billion increase in U.S. s...
16:17 2019-10-08

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls at open as trade worries mount U.S. stocks fell at the open on Tuesday, as a report the Trump administration was moving ahead with discussions around possible curbs on capital flows into China stirred up fresh worries over the outc...
16:17 2019-10-08

CANADA STOCKS-TSX drops at open on trade anxiety Canada's main stock index fell at open on Tuesday after various media reports mounted worries over the outcome of the high-level U.S.-China trade talks later this week....
16:17 2019-10-08

Baltic index marks best day in a month on firm vessel rates The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, recorded its best day in a month on Tuesday, bolstered by higher demand for all vessel segment...
16:17 2019-10-08

Netflix signs deal with Mediaset to co-finance Italian films Netflix has struck a deal with Italy's top commercial broadcaster Mediaset to produce films in the country, the two companies said on Tuesday, as they step up efforts to boost viewers amid tough compe...
16:17 2019-10-08

Netflix CEO says plans to open offices, pay tax in Italy Netflix Inc plans to open offices and start paying tax in Italy, Reed Hastings, chief executive of the U.S. video streaming service said on Tuesday after launching a production partnership agreement w...
16:17 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Netflix signs deal with Mediaset to co-finance Italian films Netflix has struck a deal with Italy's top commercial broadcaster Mediaset to produce films in the country, the two companies said on Tuesday, as they step up efforts to boost viewers amid tough compe...
16:17 2019-10-08

U.S. Mohegan unveils plan for luxury casino resort in Greece U.S. casino operator Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment on Tuesday unveiled its plan to build a large casino resort on the Athens Riviera, in a long-delayed tourist development project....
16:17 2019-10-08

StanChart CEO confident China-U.S. trade dispute can be settled Standard Chartered chief executive said on Tuesday that the trade dispute between the United States and China could be settled and that it was in nobody's interest for the deadlock to continue for a l...
16:17 2019-10-08

BlackRock bets on the circular economy with new fund BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager, is actively investing in companies including Adidas, Tomra and Ball Corp through a new circular economy fund that bets on sustainable business....
16:17 2019-10-08

GLOBAL MARKETS-China joins Asian shares in cautious advance ahead of trade talks Asian shares inched up on Tuesday, with Chinese shares making modest gains after a week-long holiday, though investors remained cautious over U.S.-China trade talks after President Donald Trump said a...
06:17 2019-10-08

Nikkei rises as weak yen boosts exporters; eye on U.S.-China talks Japanese shares rose on Tuesday as a weaker yen boosted exporters, but volume was thin as many investors were sidelined ahead of high-level China-U.S. talks this week to resolve a damaging trade war....
06:17 2019-10-08

METALS-Most base metals fall as U.S.-China trade deal prospects dim Most base metal prices fell on Tuesday as a U.S.-China trade deal looked uncertain following U.S. President Donald Trump's latest remarks, weighing on demand outlook of industrial metals....
04:51 2019-10-08

Amazon launches bigger local online store in Singapore Amazon.com Inc has launched a bigger local store and marketplace in Singapore, expanding its product selection and intensifying competition with rivals such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's Lazada and ...
04:51 2019-10-08

Oracle to hire 2,000 workers to expand cloud business to more countries Oracle Corp plans to hire nearly 2,000 additional workers as part of an aggressive plan to roll out its cloud computing services to more locations around the world, its cloud chief told Reuters on Mon...
04:51 2019-10-08

China's Hikvision resolutely opposes U.S. blacklisting - state media Chinese state media said on Tuesday video surveillance firm Hikvision resolutely opposes the U.S. move to blacklist the firm, saying the decision has no basis in fact. The U.S. Commerce Department on ...
04:51 2019-10-08

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall, dollar rises as investors worry about trade Wall Street equity indexes ended a volatile session lower on Monday while oil prices gave up early gains and the dollar rose as investors looked for safety ahead of U.S.-China trade talks....
03:51 2019-10-08

Southwest pilots sue Boeing alleging over $100 mln in lost wages from 737 MAX grounding The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) said on Monday it has filed a lawsuit against Boeing Co alleging that the grounding of the planemaker's 737 MAX aircraft has caused over $100 million ...
03:51 2019-10-08

EXPLAINER-Disruptions in the global shipping industry Oil shipping rates are soaring following a series of sanctions on a Chinese transportation giant and limitations placed on movement of Venezuelan crude oil tankers....
03:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Airbus sold 41 jets in September, targets record 4th-quarter deliveries Airbus sold 41 jets in September and processed cancellations for nine jets including five originally sold to Norwegian Air, leaving the European firm ahead of Boeing Co in a relatively slow year for a...
03:51 2019-10-08

Two school districts sue Juul over vaping 'epidemic' Two public school districts on Monday sued Juul Labs Inc, accusing the company of endangering their students and draining their resources by marketing its addictive e-cigarettes to teenagers....
03:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 2-Kroger, Walgreens to stop sales of e-cigarettes amid U.S. vaping crackdown Kroger Co and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Monday they would stop selling e-cigarettes at their stores, amid heightened regulatory scrutiny of the product and reports of lung disease and some ...
03:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 2-Southwest pilots sue Boeing over alleged lost wages from 737 MAX grounding The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) said on Monday it filed a lawsuit against Boeing Co alleging that the grounding of the planemaker's 737 MAX aircraft had caused over $100 million in l...
03:51 2019-10-08

REFILE-BRIEF-Allegiance Bancshares Set To Join S&P SmallCap 600 * S&P DOW JONES INDICES - ALLEGIANCE BANCSHARES WILL REPLACE MONOTYPE IMAGING HOLDINGS IN S&P SMALLCAP 600 EFFECTIVE PRIOR TO OPEN OF TRADING ON OCT. 11 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage...
03:51 2019-10-08

Samsung Elec says Q3 profit likely fall 56% on memory chip slump South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday its third-quarter operating profit likely fell 56% from a year earlier, slightly better than analysts had expected....
03:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 1-Samsung Elec says Q3 profit seen down 56%, beats expectations South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics on Tuesday reported its third-quarter operating profit likely tumbled 56%, hurt by a downturn in global memory chip prices but slightly better than analysts...
03:51 2019-10-08

Estimated 40 U.S. state attorneys general will join Facebook probe -source An estimated 40 U.S. state attorneys general will participate in a probe of Facebook Inc , a source said on Monday, which would be a big increase in the number of states joining the investigation....
03:51 2019-10-08

WeWork's financing lifeline hinges on SoftBank talks WeWork is locked in negotiations this week with its largest shareholder, Softbank Group Corp, over a new $1 billion investment to enable the shared office space company to go through a major restructu...
03:51 2019-10-08

Hong Kong Exchanges drops $39 bln offer to buy LSE Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd said on Tuesday it will not make an offer for London Stock Exchange Group, a month after it unveiled a $39 billion takeover approach for the bourse operator....
03:51 2019-10-08

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares inch up in cautious mood over trade, lira stumbles Asian shares inched up in early trade on Tuesday, with investors cautious ahead of tense U.S.-China trade talks while the Turkish lira slipped over concerns about Ankara's planned incursion in northe...
03:51 2019-10-08

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct. 8 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 accuracy....
03:51 2019-10-08

RPT-COLUMN-United States races to build critical minerals alliances: Andy Home President Donald Trump's offer to buy Greenland didn't go down well with either the inhabitants of the world's largest island or with Denmark, which administers it as an autonomous territory....
03:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 4-State attorney general group probing Facebook could expand to 40 -source An estimated 40 U.S. state attorneys general will participate in a probe of Facebook Inc , a source said on Monday, suggesting many more states want allegations of anticompetitive practices at the soc...
03:51 2019-10-08

UPDATE 4-U.S. puts Hikvision, Chinese security bureaus on economic blacklist The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday placed 28 Chinese public security bureaus and companies - including video surveillance company Hikvision and seven other companies - on a U.S. trade blacklist ov...
03:51 2019-10-08

Trump economic adviser says delisting Chinese companies is off the table U.S. President Donald Trump's chief economic advisor on Monday said the administration has begun studying U.S. investor protections in China, but that delisting Chinese companies traded on U.S. exchan...
18:51 2019-10-07

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Domino's bid to avoid disabilities suit The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a bid by Domino's Pizza Inc to avoid a lawsuit by a blind man who accused the company of violating a law barring discrimination against people with disabiliti...
18:51 2019-10-07

South Africa's Impala to buy North American Palladium for C$1 billion Canadian palladium producer North American Palladium Ltd said on Monday South Africa's Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd will buy the company for about C$1 billion ($751.77 million)....
18:51 2019-10-07

South Africa's Impala Platinum to acquire North American Palladium for $758 million South Africa's Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd (Implats) on Monday said it would acquire the outstanding shares in Canadian-based North American Palladium Limited for $758 million....
18:51 2019-10-07

GM laying off another 415 workers in Mexico as U.S. strike continues General Motors Co said Monday it is temporarily laying off another 415 workers in Mexico as a strike by 48,000 U.S. hourly workers enters its fourth week....
18:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court kicks off new term, with Justice Thomas absent The U.S. Supreme Court kicked off its new nine-month term with a flurry of activity on Monday, hearing arguments in three cases including one involving the insanity defense and rejecting numerous busi...
18:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-Brazil auto production growth forecast slashed to 2.1% - Anfavea Brazil's auto industry trade group Anfavea has slashed its forecast for 2019 vehicle production growth to a modest 2.1% from 9% previously, it said on Monday....
18:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 5-Judge orders Trump to hand over tax returns to NY prosecutors, blasts 'repugnant' immunity claim A federal judge on Monday said U.S. President Donald Trump must hand over eight years of tax returns to Manhattan prosecutors, forcefully rejecting the president's argument that he was immune from cri...
18:51 2019-10-07

Liqui-Box sells bag-in-box business to get green light for DS Smith deal Packaging firm Liqui-Box Corp on Monday agreed to sell its bag-in-box business to Peak Packaging to comply with requirements from Britain's competition watchdog over the U.S.-based company's takeover ...
18:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-Trump economic adviser says delisting Chinese firms 'not on the table' U.S. President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser on Monday said the administration had begun studying U.S. investor protections in China, but that delisting Chinese companies traded on U.S. exchan...
18:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 5-Hong Kong police stage show of force on streets, jeered by residents Hong Kong police staged a show of force on Monday night in a district hit by some of the most violent clashes with protesters in recent months, but instead of being confronted by demonstrators were je...
18:51 2019-10-07

Coal mine Cerrejon to reduce output amid low prices, possible court ruling Cerrejon, one of Colombia's largest coal mines, will reduce its operations by up to 18% because of a fall in international prices and amid an ongoing court case, the company's chief executive said on ...
18:51 2019-10-07

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil rises with eyes on Iraq; stocks, dollar little changed Oil prices jumped on Monday as supply issues took center stage following a week of sharp losses, while stocks and the dollar were little changed with eyes on the upcoming Sino-U.S. trade talks....
18:51 2019-10-07

America Movil says not negotiating with Telefonica, Telecom Italia over Oi Mexican telecommunications firm America Movil is not negotiating with Spain's Telefonica SA and Telecom Italia SpA about making a joint bid for assets of Brazilian telecoms firm Oi SA, a company spoke...
18:51 2019-10-07

U.S. Supreme Court rejects dispute over 2007 California wildfire payouts The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by Sempra Energy's San Diego Gas & Electric Co to recover $379 million from customers related to damages it was forced to pay out in litigation ...
17:17 2019-10-07

MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt gains on talks for IMF assistance, Banks weigh on Saudi Egypt's blue-chip shares rose sharply on Monday, boosted by financial shares amid talks over possible further assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), while banking shares dragged...
17:17 2019-10-07

U.S. Supreme Court rejects insider trading appeal by Las Vegas gambler The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Las Vegas sports gambler William "Billy" Walters' appeal of his 2017 insider trading conviction that landed him a five-year prison sentence in a case t...
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court snubs University of Wisconsin appeal in patent fight with Apple The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear a bid by the University of Wisconsin's patent licensing arm to reinstate its legal victory against Apple Inc in a fight over computer processor technol...
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court rejects Amazon warehouse worker wage appeal The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Amazon.com's bid to avoid a lawsuit seeking to ensure that warehouse workers for the e-commerce giant get paid for the time it takes them to go throug...
17:17 2019-10-07

Knight Terapeutics and Eurofarma eye Biotoscana -Brazil Journal blog Canada's Knight Terapeutics and Brazilian pharmaceuticals company Eurofarma are interested in acquiring control of Biotoscana Investments SA , financial blog Brazil Journal reported on Monday, citing ...
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court rejects Acorda appeal in MS drug patent fight The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Acorda Therapeutics Inc's appeal of a lower court ruling that allowed generic versions of its multiple sclerosis treatment Ampyra and caused the drug'...
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court rejects dispute over 2007 California wildfire payouts The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a bid by Sempra Energy's San Diego Gas & Electric Co to recover $379 million from customers related to damages it was forced to pay out in litigation ...
17:17 2019-10-07

CANADA STOCKS-TSX dips on trade anxiety; Hexo drops after CFO exits Canada's main stock index ticked lower on Monday, led by losses in shares of cannabis producer Hexo Corp , as well as concerns over the outcome of the U.S.-China trade talks this week....
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court rejects insider trading appeal by Las Vegas gambler The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Las Vegas sports gambler William "Billy" Walters' appeal of his 2017 insider trading conviction that landed him a five-year prison sentence in a case t...
17:17 2019-10-07

CORRECTED-U.S. airlines grapple with 'unfair tax' that adds to aircraft supply disruption U.S. airlines are scrambling to digest a new 10% tariff on European-made Airbus planes that threaten additional havoc in an aircraft supply market already reeling from frozen deliveries of Boeing's 73...
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 2-UK retailers suffer worst September on record, BRC says British retailers endured their worst September since at least the mid-1990s as people spent money on entertainment instead, according to surveys that painted a muted picture of household demand ahead...
17:17 2019-10-07

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX set to snap 3-day rally as trade concerns set in Latin American currencies edged lower on Monday after a three day run of increases, as the dollar gained favor amid skepticism over the outcome of the U.S.-China trade talks this week. Markets in ...
17:17 2019-10-07

U.S. Supreme Court kicks off new term, with Justice Thomas absent The U.S. Supreme Court kicked off its new nine-month term with a flurry of activity on Monday, hearing arguments in three cases and rejecting numerous appeals that piled up over the summer....
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-Knight Terapeutics and Eurofarma eye Biotoscana -source Canada's Knight Terapeutics and Brazilian pharmaceuticals company Eurofarma are interested in acquiring control of Brazilian pharmaceutical company Biotoscana Investments SA, one source with knowledge...
17:17 2019-10-07

Facing stiff competition, will Colombia's marijuana industry go up in smoke? A intense scent hangs in the air at the 15-hectare La Chacra medicinal cannabis farm in central Colombia, where marijuana plants blossom in the warm closeness of its huge, heavily-secured greenhouse....
17:17 2019-10-07

Brazil central bank proposes bill to modernize FX market Brazil's central bank on Monday sent a bill to Congress which aims to modernize, simplify and increase the flexibility of the country's foreign exchange market, it said in a press release....
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 4-Judge orders Trump to hand over tax returns to NY prosecutors, blasts immunity claim as 'repugnant' A federal judge on Monday said U.S. President Donald Trump must hand over eight years of tax returns to Manhattan prosecutors, forcefully rejecting the president's argument that he was immune from cri...
17:17 2019-10-07

UPDATE 3-Talks between UAW and GM take 'turn for the worse' - union official Talks for a new four-year labor contract between General Motors Co and its striking workers took a "turn for the worse" on Sunday after the United Auto Workers rejected the largest U.S. automaker's la...
03:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until February A pending U.S. lawsuit over claims related to Bayer's glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup has been delayed, the company said on Sunday, with a new court date set for February, 2020....
03:51 2019-10-07

Mozambique says US gas giant Exxon to finalise LNG investment next week U.S. energy giant Exxon Mobil will finalise its investment in Mozambique's lucrative liquefied natural gas fields in a signing ceremony on Tuesday, the African country's government said via state tele...
03:51 2019-10-07

HSBC to cut up to 10,000 jobs -FT HSBC Holdings Plc is planning to cut up to 10,000 jobs as interim Chief Executive Officer Noel Quinn seeks to reduce costs across the banking group, the Financial Times reported on Sunday....
03:51 2019-10-07

UPDATE 1-HSBC to cut up to 10,000 jobs in drive to slash costs -FT HSBC Holdings Plc is planning to cut up to 10,000 jobs as interim Chief Executive Officer Noel Quinn seeks to reduce costs across the banking group, the Financial Times reported on Sunday....
03:51 2019-10-07

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct 7 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 accuracy....
03:51 2019-10-07

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares buoyed by U.S. jobs, trade talks in focus Asian shares edged higher on Monday after data showed the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to the lowest in almost 50 years, easing concerns of a slowdown in the world's largest economy....
03:51 2019-10-07

Dish customers regain access to Fox channels U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp said on Sunday that its customers can again watch Fox Corp's local channels like FS1 and FS2, after the companies agreed a new contract....
18:51 2019-10-06

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Capital spending outlook another worry ahead of earnings Investors are preparing for more cautious capital investment outlooks from U.S. companies as worries mount heading into earnings season about the possibility of an economic recession....
18:51 2019-10-06

MIDEAST STOCKS-Most of Gulf rises on modest U.S. job growth, Saudi ends losing streak Most Gulf markets closed higher on Sunday mirroring the previous session's rise in global stocks on easing concerns about the U.S. economy, while Saudi Arabia ended three consecutive days of losse...
18:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 2-Dish customers regain access to Fox channels U.S. satellite TV provider Dish Network Corp customers can again watch Fox Corp local channels like FS1 and FS2 after the companies agreed on a new multiyear contract, both said on Sunday....
18:51 2019-10-06

Talks between UAW and GM 'have taken turn for the worse' - union official Talks for a new four-year labor contract between General Motors Co and its striking workers cooled after the United Auto Workers rejected the largest U.S. automaker's latest offer on Sunday....
18:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 1-Talks between UAW and GM take 'turn for the worse' - union official Talks for a new four-year labor contract between General Motors Co and its striking workers cooled after the United Auto Workers rejected the largest U.S. automaker's latest offer on Sunday....
18:51 2019-10-06

Vodafone tests new network tech in UK in challenge to 'big three' suppliers Vodafone is testing innovative open access radio technology in Britain - a first for Europe - in a move that could break the grip Huawei, Ericsson and Nokia hold on the telco equipment market....
18:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 2-Iran will use every means possible to export its oil - SHANA Iran will not succumb to U.S. pressure and will use every possible way to export its oil, Iranian Oil Ministry's website SHANA quoted Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh as saying on Sunday....
13:17 2019-10-06

Israel's Elbit Systems wins $153 mln drone contract in Asia Israeli defence firm Elbit Systems Ltd said on Sunday it won a contract worth $153 million to supply the army of a country in southeast Asia with unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)....
10:17 2019-10-06

UPDATE 2-Thousands defy anti-mask law and march in Hong Kong Tens of thousands of protesters marched through central Hong Kong on Sunday wearing face masks in defiance of colonial-era emergency powers which threaten them with a year in prison for hiding their f...
10:17 2019-10-06

Hong Kong's Lam says "extreme violence" justified use of emergency powers Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Saturday "extreme violence" in the Asian financial hub had justified her decision to invoke emergency powers for the first time in half a century, following a night...
03:51 2019-10-06

Unions at France's EDF call another strike Unions at state-owned utility EDF said on Saturday they will go on strike again on Oct. 17 as the French government does not intend to withdraw a restructuring plan....
03:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 2-EU report to lay out options for development financing overhaul - sources A European Union review of how to deploy the bloc's international lending firepower will be delivered to finance ministers next week, sources have told Reuters, with three options for a major overhaul...
03:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 2-UK police arrest 10 climate activists before protests British police arrested 10 climate change activists in London ahead of a planned new round of protests by Extinction Rebellion on Monday, police said....
03:51 2019-10-06

Main issues in UAW-GM labor talks narrow to wages, pensions -source As the U.S. strike by the United Auto Workers union against General Motors Co nears three weeks, the main remaining issues in the negotiations have narrowed to wages and pensions, a person familiar wi...
03:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 1-Main issues in UAW-GM labor talks narrow to wages, pensions -source As the U.S. strike by the United Auto Workers union against General Motors Co nears three weeks, the main remaining issues in the negotiations have narrowed to wages and pensions, a person familiar wi...
03:51 2019-10-06

UPDATE 2-PG&E says it has $34.45 bln in debt financing for reorganization PG&E Corp said in court papers on Friday it has debt financing commitments of $34.35 billion for a planned Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization, countering a group of noteholders that has proposed its...
07:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 3-U.S. judge keeps intact Massachusetts' toughest-in-nation vaping ban A federal judge on Friday denied an industry bid to put on hold Massachusetts' four-month ban on the sale of vaping products, keeping intact the toughest prohibition yet in a rapidly developing respon...
07:00 2019-10-05

CORRECTED-EU report to lay out options for development financing overhaul - sources A European Union review of how to deploy the bloc's international lending firepower will be delivered to finance ministers next week, sources have told Reuters, with three options for a major overhaul...
07:00 2019-10-05

Boeing crash victims' lawyer to seek testimony from 737 MAX whistleblower An attorney representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia said on Friday he will seek sworn evidence from a Boeing engineer who claims the company rejected a prop...
07:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 1-EU report to lay out options for development financing overhaul - sources A European Union review of how to deploy the bloc's international lending firepower will be delivered to finance ministers next week, sources have told Reuters, with three options for a major overhaul...
07:00 2019-10-05

Hong Kong rail operator MTR suspends all services due to vandalism Hong Kong rail operator MTR Corp said all services would be suspended on Saturday due to "malicious vandalism" as violent protests erupted across the Chinese-ruled city hours after the government invo...
07:00 2019-10-05

Bayway refinery workers reject contract, citing safety concerns Union workers at Phillips 66's 285,000-barrel-per-day Bayway refinery in Linden, NJ, voted against a three-year contract on Friday evening, raising the chances of a strike or lockout at the largest pe...
07:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 3-U.S. agency reviews whether 2,000 Teslas should have been recalled U.S. regulators said on Friday they were reviewing whether Tesla Inc should have recalled 2,000 of its electric cars in May instead of issuing a software upgrade to fix a potential defect that could h...
07:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong metro stays shut after night of violent protests Hong Kong's metro system will stay shut on Saturday, the rail operator said, paralysing transport in the Asian financial hub after a night of chaos in which police shot a teenage boy and pro-democracy...
07:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 3-PayPal becomes first member to exit Facebook's Libra Association U.S. payments processor PayPal Holdings Inc said on Friday it was leaving Libra Association, the entity managing the Facebook-led effort to build global digital currency Libra, making it the first mem...
07:00 2019-10-05

PG&E says it has debt financing commitments of $34.35 bln for reorganization California power provider PG&E Corp said in court papers on Friday it has received debt financing commitments of $34.35 billion for a planned Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization....
00:00 2019-10-05

Occidental puts plans to divest Western Midstream on ice -sources Occidental Petroleum Corp has put plans to divest part of its ownership in pipeline operator Western Midstream Partners on hold until next year, after failing to attract an offer it deemed attractive,...
00:00 2019-10-05

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St rallies in wake of payrolls report Wall Street surged on Friday after moderate jobs growth in September offered relief from a spate of dismal economic data this week that has rankled markets and fueled concerns the world's largest econ...
00:00 2019-10-05

TREASURIES-Steady job growth caps two-year yield's multi-day drop The two-year Treasury yield's dramatic multi-day fall was capped on Friday after U.S. job growth increased moderately in September, leaving the yield up 1.4 basis points on the day, though still down ...
00:00 2019-10-05

RPT-Paypal withdraws from Facebook's Libra Association U.S. payments processor PayPal Holdings announced Friday it was withdrawing from the Libra Association, a Facebook-led effort to build a global digital currency....
00:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 1-PG&E says it has debt financing commitments of $34.35 bln for reorganization California power provider PG&E Corp said in court papers on Friday it has received debt financing commitments of $34.35 billion for a planned Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization....
00:00 2019-10-05

REFILE-KKR seeks $1.5 billion for third special situations fund -sources U.S. private equity firm KKR & Co Inc is seeking to raise $1.5 billion for its third special situations fund, people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
00:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 3-FBI director warns Facebook could become platform of 'child pornographers' FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Friday that Facebook Inc's proposal to encrypt its popular messaging program would turn the platform into a "dream come true for predators and child pornographers...
00:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 6-Trump re-election campaign targeted by Iran-linked hackers -sources A hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government attempted to break into U.S. President Donald Trump's re-election campaign but were unsuccessful, sources familiar with the operatio...
00:00 2019-10-05

Brazil's Bolsonaro signs telecoms law to boost sector President Jair Bolsonaro signed a law modernizing Brazil's telecommunications regulations on Friday in a move long expected by the industry to allow new investment opportunities and help salvage bankr...
00:00 2019-10-05

Chevron buys 40% stake in three Mexico deepwater blocks from Shell U.S.-based Chevron Corp said on Friday it signed an agreement with a unit of Royal Dutch Shell to buy a 40% stake in three deepwater blocks in the Mexican Gulf that the Anglo-Dutch firm won in auction...
00:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 1-Tesla automated parking problems seen liability of app 'driver' for now Tesla Inc owners summoning their driverless cars in parking lots are likely liable for crashes, lawyers said after a series of internet videos showed problems with cars running new software....
00:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 2-PayPal withdraws from Facebook's Libra Association U.S. payments processor PayPal Holdings Inc said on Friday it was leaving the Libra Association, making it the first member to exit from the Facebook-led effort to build a global digital currency....
00:00 2019-10-05

UPDATE 1-Sailing-Ainslie aims to rule America's Cup new wave with historic 'Britannia' Ben Ainslie named his new multi-million-dollar America's Cup yacht "Britannia" on Friday as he launched the revolutionary foiling AC75 he hopes will bring international sport's oldest trophy back to B...
18:34 2019-10-04

UPDATE 2-Apple raises production of iPhone 11 models by about 10% - Nikkei Apple Inc has asked suppliers to increase production of its iPhone 11 models by up to 8 million units, or about 10%, Nikkei Asian Review reported https://s.nikkei.com/2nlgcSk, hinting that demand for ...
18:34 2019-10-04

Disney bans ads from Netflix ahead of streaming launch - WSJ Walt Disney Co is banning advertising from Netflix Inc across its TV networks, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter....
18:34 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-Russian 2019 car sales set for 2.2% fall - AEB Russia's sales of new cars in 2019 are expected to fall 2.2% from last year to 1.76 million units, the Association of European Businesses (AEB) lobby group said on Friday....
18:34 2019-10-04

EU to push G20 on global response to Facebook's Libra, warns of trade risks to growth -document European Union finance ministers will tell their counterparts at a G20 meeting on Oct. 17-18 that a global regulatory response is needed to virtual currencies such as Facebook's Libra, an EU document ...
18:34 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-Broadcom faces EU order to suspend some business practices - source U.S. chipmaker Broadcom will be told by EU antitrust regulators this month to suspend certain business practices including exclusivity clauses with TV and modem makers, a person familiar with the matt...
18:34 2019-10-04

Raiffeisenbank to close quarter of branches as clients go online - report Raiffeisenbank, the Russian arm of Raiffeisen Bank International, plans to close a quarter of its offices as customers switch to online services, Russia's Vedomosti newspaper quoted its chief executiv...
18:34 2019-10-04

GLOBAL MARKETS-Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets Modest job growth in the United States buoyed world stock markets broadly on Friday, helping calm markets after one of the worst weeks for equities in months....
18:34 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-FBI director warns Facebook could become platform of 'child pornographers' FBI Director Christopher Wray said Friday that Facebook's proposal to encrypt its popular messaging program would turn the platform into a "dream come true for predators and child pornographers."...
18:34 2019-10-04

UPDATE 7-Oil rises about 1% on fall in U.S. unemployment rate * Coming up: Baker Hughes rig count data at 1 p.m. ET (New throughout, updates prices, market activity and comments; new byline, changes dateline, previous LONDON)...
18:34 2019-10-04

CORRECTED-Agera Energy files for bankruptcy protection Agera Energy said on Friday it had filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and had agreed to sell its retail assets to Constellation, a unit of Exelon Corp....
18:34 2019-10-04

TREASURIES-Two-year yields tick up on steady U.S. job growth data A moderate increase in U.S. job growth in September drove short-dated yields higher on Friday morning, but the move was not big enough to reverse the fall in two-year note yields this week to two-year...
18:34 2019-10-04

JBS USA to remove growth drug from supply chain, opening door for more pork sales to China U.S. meat packer JBS USA will remove the feed additive ractopamine from its supply chain to increase export opportunities, the company said on Friday, opening the door for increased pork sales to Chin...
18:34 2019-10-04

Majority of U.S. FCC backs $26.5 billion Sprint, T-Mobile tie-up A majority of the five-member U.S. Federal Communications Commission has voted to approve a proposed $26.5 billion tie-up of Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc, officials said on Friday....
18:34 2019-10-04

Oil tanker rates surpass $12 mln after U.S. sanctions on Chinese firm Freight rates to ship U.S. crude to Asia continued to surge, with costs to charter a supertanker rising to a record $12 million on Thursday, shipping sources familiar with the matter said....
18:34 2019-10-04

U.S. airlines grapple with 'unfair tax' that adds to aircraft supply disruption U.S. airlines are scrambling to digest a new 10% tariff on European-made Airbus planes that threaten additional havoc in an aircraft supply market already reeling from frozen deliveries of Boeing Co's...
18:34 2019-10-04

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks crawl up slightly as weak U.S. data spurs hopes of Fed rate cut The latest weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data on Thursday fed hopes that the Federal Reserve would cut U.S. interest rates this month, which helped lift global equities slightly after two days of...
01:00 2019-10-04

Delisting Chinese firms from U.S. equities would drive business elsewhere -NYSE head Forcing Chinese companies to delist from U.S. equities markets offers no protection for U.S. investors but it would prompt the firms to take their business elsewhere, the head of the New York Stock Ex...
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-Spirit AeroSystems emerges as front-runner for Bombardier's Belfast, Morocco plants -sources Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc has emerged as the front-runner to acquire Bombardier Inc's aerostructures facilities in Belfast and Morocco, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters....
01:00 2019-10-04

Pemex financial debt falls to $102 bln - Mexican finance minister The financial debt held by Mexican state oil firm Pemex has fallen around $5 billion to some $102 billion after a major financial market operation in September, Finance Minister Arturo Herrera said on...
01:00 2019-10-04

Chasing Chinese consumers, Tiffany CEO sends top bling abroad Tiffany & Co is sending more of its priciest jewelry to mainland China to reach consumers kept at home by a weak currency, Chief Executive Alessandro Bogliolo said on Thursday....
01:00 2019-10-04

Apple CEO sees U.S.-China trade deal, hopes tariffs dropped Apple's chief executive Tim Cook said in an interview published in a French newspaper on Thursday that he was hopeful the United States and China would reach a trade deal and it was vital for both cou...
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 4-U.S. seeks advertising, sales data on e-cigarette companies The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has ordered a half-dozen e-cigarette companies to turn over sales and advertising data, the federal regulator said on Thursday, in the first sign of a likely probe of...
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 2-Chevron aims to cut intensity of greenhouse gas emissions from production Chevron Corp aims to reduce the intensity of greenhouse gas emissions from its oil production by 5% to 10% over a seven-year period ending 2023 as part of an ongoing effort to combat global climate ch...
01:00 2019-10-04

Behind the GM strike: Declining productivity at U.S. operations -Reuters analysis General Motors Co's U.S. workforce productivity has declined since the automaker recovered from a 2009 bankruptcy, even as its profit per employee has risen, a Reuters analysis shows....
01:00 2019-10-04

Brazil's Caixa requests liquidation of conglomerate Odebrecht -court document Brazilian state lender Caixa Economica Federal requested on Thursday the liquidation of the construction conglomerate Odebrecht SA, according to a court document seen by Reuters....
01:00 2019-10-04

Nigerian lenders asked central bank to review $1.3 bln levy -banking source Nigerian lenders have asked the central bank to review a $1.3 billion charge levied on 12 lenders because the regulator did not stick with the cut off date it published when the policy was announced, ...
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-U.S. FDA approves Gilead's Descovy for HIV prevention The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved Gilead Sciences Inc's Descovy to reduce the risk of sexually acquired HIV infection in men and transgender women who have sex with men....
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 2-Brazil's Caixa requests liquidation of conglomerate Odebrecht- court document Brazilian state bank Caixa Economica Federal has filed a legal motion requesting the liquidation of engineering conglomerate Odebrecht SA, according to court documents seen by Reuters, in what could b...
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 1-Apple chief weighs in against setting up digital currency Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook has weighed in against launching an Apple cryptocurrency, saying in remarks published on Thursday that companies should not be trying to gain power by establishing c...
01:00 2019-10-04

UPDATE 2-Costco quarterly sales miss estimates amid fierce competition Costco Wholesale Corp reported quarterly revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the U.S. hypermarket chain struggled to attract shoppers in the competitive grocery space....
01:00 2019-10-04

Security stepped up as 'Joker' opens in U.S. movie theaters Police in major U.S. cities were on alert on Thursday as "Joker" opened in movie theaters after weeks of publicity surrounding its disturbing portrait of a bullied loner raised fears it might spark vi...
01:00 2019-10-04

CANADA STOCKS-TSX slips at open as growth worries linger Canada's main stock index opened lower on Thursday, extending its slide to a fifth straight session, as worries over global slowdown kept investors on edge....
17:00 2019-10-03

U.S. regulator OKs start of Elba Island LNG production for Kinder Morgan U.S. regulators approved Kinder Morgan's request to start production of liquefied natural gas at the first plant of its new export facility, a year after it had been originally due to begin operations...
17:00 2019-10-03

Mexican president says government not seeking to control Zama oilfield Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday that his government is not seeking to take control of the Zama oilfield discovery, which is currently operated by a private consortium le...
17:00 2019-10-03

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia restores full oil output after attacks, focused on Aramco IPO Saudi Arabia has fully restored oil output after attacks on its facilities last month and is now focused on the listing of state oil giant Saudi Aramco, its energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman...
17:00 2019-10-03

US STOCKS-Wall Street steady ahead of service sector data U.S. stocks treaded water on Thursday after losing 3% in the past two sessions on data that pointed to the risk of a slide into recession, with investor attention now squarely on services data....
17:00 2019-10-03

UPDATE 2-Corona maker Constellation hit by pot investment loss Constellation Brands Inc slid to a loss in the second quarter as the maker of Corona and Modelo beers booked millions of dollars in losses from its investment in pot company Canopy Growth Corp....
17:00 2019-10-03

UPDATE 1-Mexican president says government not seeking to control Zama oilfield Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday that his government is not seeking to take control of the Zama oilfield discovery, which is currently operated by a private consortium le...
17:00 2019-10-03

U.S. 2019 holiday sales to rise as much as 4.2% - NRF U.S. holiday sales are expected to rise between 3.8% and 4.2% in 2019, higher than last year, the National Retail Federation said on Thursday, even as the retail group signaled uncertainty fueled by t...
17:00 2019-10-03

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St slumps after weaker-than-expected services sector data U.S. stocks fell sharply on Thursday after data showed business activity slowed in September to its lowest level in three years, the latest economic indicator to point to a sharp downturn in the Unite...
17:00 2019-10-03

UPDATE 1-Uber makes JFK airport helicopter taxis available to all users Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc is taking to the air in New York City where users with a little cash to spare will soon be able to book helicopter flights to John F. Kennedy International a...
17:00 2019-10-03

UPDATE 2-Trump to unveil order aiming to boost Medicare health program, woo seniors U.S. President Donald Trump will unveil an executive order on Thursday aimed at strengthening the Medicare health program for seniors, seeking to improve its fiscal position and offer more affordable ...
17:00 2019-10-03

RPT-Mediaset to partner with Netflix on video content production-source Italian broadcaster Mediaset will partner with video-streaming service Netflix to produce movies in Italy, a source close to the matter said on Thursday....
17:00 2019-10-03

Quiet start for Cboe's Brexit share trading hub in Amsterdam Cboe Europe's new share trading hub, which launched in Amsterdam on Tuesday, has attracted light trading so far, giving nervous regulators and policymakers in Britain few clues on how much activity wi...
17:00 2019-10-03

Baltic index hits two-month trough on sluggish demand The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, slid to a near two-month low on Thursday, as weak demand for iron ore and lower industrial act...
17:00 2019-10-03

GLOBAL MARKETS-Weak U.S. economic data weighs on global stocks Weaker than expected U.S. economic data weighed on global financial markets Thursday, extending a stock slide that has pushed world equity benchmarks back to lows last seen in August and sending inves...
17:00 2019-10-03

Brazil prosecutors probe Banco BTG Pactual over rate decision access - statement Brazilian federal prosecutors are investigating Banco BTG Pactual SA over allegations it had illegal access to interest rate decisions between 2010 and 2012, the prosecutors' office said in a statemen...
17:00 2019-10-03

Chevron sets new targets for greenhouse gas reduction Chevron Corp aims to reduce oil production-related greenhouse gas emissions by 5% to 10% over a seven-year period ending 2023 as part of an ongoing effort to combat global climate change, the U.S. ene...
17:00 2019-10-03

UK eurosceptic lawmaker welcomes Johnson's Brexit plan, still has some concerns The head of a group of eurosceptic lawmakers in Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party welcomed the government's new Brexit plan on Wednesday but said he still had some concerns around elem...
21:00 2019-10-02

TABLE-Top 20 vehicles sold in U.S. through September The following are the 20 top-selling vehicles in the United States, as reported by the automakers and ranked by total units. Top 20 selling vehicles in the United States through September: ...
21:00 2019-10-02

UK's Johnson speaks to Merkel, Varadkar and Juncker on new Brexit deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke on Wednesday to Germany's Angela Merkel, Ireland's Leo Varadkar and Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, to discuss his new proposals o...
21:00 2019-10-02

UK to suspend parliament next Tuesday for new policy programme British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will ask Queen Elizabeth to suspend, or prorogue, parliament from next Tuesday Oct. 8 until the following Monday when it will launch its new legislative agenda....
21:00 2019-10-02

Bad loans specialists IFIS, Credito Fondiario extend talks over deal Italian bad loan specialists Banca IFIS and Elliott-owned Credito Fondiario said on Wednesday they had agreed to extend talks over a possible debt recovery partnership to Oct. 31....
21:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Regulators fine New York's BGC Partners $25 million for forex options fraud U.S. and New York regulators on Wednesday fined two units of BGC Partners Inc $25 million to settle charges their brokers concocted fake trades to fraudulently induce clients to transact in foreign ex...
21:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-UK to suspend parliament for routine short period to launch policy programme British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will ask Queen Elizabeth to suspend, or prorogue, parliament for a matter of days from next Tuesday to launch its new legislative agenda....
21:00 2019-10-02

U.S. calls for WTO meeting to fast-track tariffs on EU -sources The United States has moved toward imposing tariffs on European Union goods as soon as mid-month by calling for a fast-track meeting of the World Trade Organization's highest disputes body in mid-Octo...
21:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Trump's EPA may use partial refinery waivers under biofuel deal -sources The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency may use partial small refinery exemptions under the Trump administration's biofuels deal to help farmers and boost ethanol consumption, two sources familiar wi...
21:00 2019-10-02

Talos Energy, partners give up oil contract at Mexico's Gulf -sources A consortium led by Talos Energy and Premier Oil has given up a Mexican oil contract in the Gulf of Mexico's shallow waters due to lack of commercial discovery, three sources with knowledge of the mat...
21:00 2019-10-02

After WTO decision, U.S. fast tracks new EU tariff list The United States' top trade body is likely to release a list of European goods subject to new tariffs Wednesday afternoon, after the World Trade Organization's landmark ruling on illegal aircraft sub...
21:00 2019-10-02

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks fall to lowest in month on U.S. growth worries World equity benchmarks hit their lowest levels in a month Wednesday as signs of a slowdown in U.S. economic growth and weak earnings in Europe fanned fears that the U.S.-China trade war could push th...
21:00 2019-10-02

FireEye hires Goldman Sachs for potential sale - Business Insider Cybersecurity firm FireEye Inc has hired Goldman Sachs Group Inc for a potential sale, Business Insider reported on Wednesday, citing three sources familiar with the discussions....
21:00 2019-10-02

Florida joins Justice Department settlement with Sprint, T-Mobile Florida has signed on to a consent agreement that the Justice Department reached with Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US Inc to allow the companies to merge, according to a court filing on Wednesday....
21:00 2019-10-02

U.S. auto safety agency notes Tesla accidents with 'Smart Summon' feature The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said Wednesday it is aware of reports of minor crashes involving Tesla Inc's Smart Summon feature that allows people to retrieve a parke...
21:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-U.S. set to quickly widen trade war with EU tariffs after WTO ruling -sources The United States' top trade body is likely to release a list of European goods subject to new tariffs Wednesday afternoon, after the World Trade Organization's landmark ruling on illegal aircraft sub...
21:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Paddy Power and Poker Stars owners to create online gambling leader The owners of Paddy Power Betfair and Poker Stars have agreed to merge in a all-share deal to create one of the world's largest online betting and gambling companies, they said on Wednesday....
09:34 2019-10-02

Huawei phones lose access to install Google's apps - Bloomberg Huawei Technologies Co Ltd's newly launched Mate 30 devices have lost their access to manually install Google's Android apps, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday....
09:34 2019-10-02

UPDATE 2-Hong Kong office workers, schoolmates denounce police shooting of teen Hong Kong office workers and high-school students turned out in their hundreds under a sweltering midday sun on Wednesday to denounce a policeman for shooting and wounding a teenager during the most v...
09:34 2019-10-02

CORRECTED-Oil shipping rates from U.S. to Asia hits 3-year high, quieting Nov trade -sources Freight rates for U.S. crude tankers bound for Asia were bid up to a more than three-year peak this week as U.S. sanctions on a Chinese transport giant cut vessel availability, traders and ship broker...
09:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong mops up after 180 arrested in violent National Day protests Hong Kong authorities mopped up on Wednesday after the most violent clashes in nearly four months of anti-government unrest, including the shooting of a teenage demonstrator by police and the arrest o...
09:00 2019-10-02

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Oct. 2 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....
09:00 2019-10-02

GLOBAL MARKETS-Global shares slip to 1-month low after U.S. manufacturing shock Global shares fell to one-month lows on Wednesday after U.S. manufacturing activity tumbled to more than a decade low, sparking worries that the fallout from the U.S.-China trade war is spreading to t...
09:00 2019-10-02

Tesco CEO Dave Lewis to step down in 2020 Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, said on Wednesday its chief executive Dave Lewis will step down next summer and be succeeded by Ken Murphy, an executive at Walgreens Boots Alliance....
09:00 2019-10-02

African Markets - Factors to watch on Oct. 2 The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Wednesday. - - - - - EVENTS: GLOBAL MARKET...
09:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-Tesco CEO Dave Lewis to step down in 2020 Tesco, Britain's biggest retailer, said on Wednesday its chief executive Dave Lewis will step down next summer and be succeeded by Ken Murphy, an executive at Walgreens Boots Alliance....
09:00 2019-10-02

Flutter Entertainment and Stars Group to merge in all-share deal Gambling group Flutter Entertainment is merging with Nasdaq- and Toronto-listed Stars Group Inc in an all-share deal that will create one of the world's largest online betting and gaming operators, th...
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Tesla's China production to start, eyes on mass production timing-sources Tesla Inc's China factory aims to start production this month but it is unclear when it will meet year-end production targets due to uncertainties around orders, labour and suppliers, sources with kno...
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Japanese shares take a spill on U.S. manufacturing activity shocker Japanese shares fell on Wednesday after manufacturing activity in the United States contracted by the most in more than a decade, offering further evidence that the U.S.-China trade war is slowing glo...
09:00 2019-10-02

Israel to increase natural gas exports to Egypt, companies say Israel will significantly increase the amount of natural gas it plans to export to Egypt under a landmark deal, energy companies in Israel said on Wednesday....
09:00 2019-10-02

Russia accuses U.S. of blackmailing Europe over Nord Stream 2 Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak on Wednesday accused the United States of threatening Europe with a rise in duties on its cars in order to try to sabotage Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline p...
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UPDATE 1-Weak oil prices hit Exxon's third-quarter earnings -filing Exxon Mobil Corp's operating profits fell last quarter for the fourth consecutive period, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday that showed all three of its major businesses slumping from a year...
06:00 2019-10-02

U.S. CFTC orders six financial institutions to pay fine for reporting failures The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission said on Tuesday it had ordered six financial institutions, including HSBC Bank USA, Societe Generale SA and PNC Bank NA to pay $6 million for reporting fa...
06:00 2019-10-02

Fitch downgrades WeWork after aborted IPO leaves financing hole Global credit rating agency Fitch Ratings on Tuesday downgraded WeWork's credit rating by two notches to "CCC+", putting the Softbank-backed office-sharing firm deep into junk territory a day after it...
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WeWork weighs pullback in China as part of cost cuts - WSJ WeWork's parent The We Company's new management team is considering curbing its expansion plans in China as part of the company's new emphasis on controlling costs, the Wall Street Journal reported ht...
06:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 2-Startups hear about drawbacks of IPOs at San Francisco meeting Venture capitalists and executives from more than 100 startups including Airbnb Inc and Poshmark gathered on Tuesday to bash traditional initial public offerings and promote direct stock exchange list...
06:00 2019-10-02

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Oct 2 Oct 2 - 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 accuracy....
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UPDATE 1-Visa, Mastercard reconsider backing Facebook's Libra -WSJ Visa, Mastercard Inc and other key financial partners may reconsider their involvement in Facebook Inc's cryptocurrency, Libra, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with...
06:00 2019-10-02

Juul hires Altria executive to handle regulation amid vaping crisis Juul Labs Inc on Tuesday hired the head of regulatory affairs at its part-owner Altria Group Inc to take on a similar role at the e-cigarette maker, amid a regulatory backlash against the growth of te...
06:00 2019-10-02

U.S. SEC proposes exchanges seek public consultation on data fee changes The U.S. securities regulator on Tuesday proposed a change to the way exchange operators alter their fees, in a move aimed at improving transparency but which could make it harder for operators to com...
06:00 2019-10-02

In Hong Kong, protesters target mainland and pro-Beijing businesses Hong Kong anti-government protesters are increasingly focusing their anger on mainland Chinese businesses and those with pro-Beijing links, daubing graffiti on store fronts and vandalising outlets in ...
06:00 2019-10-02

Japanese shares fall as weak U.S. data reinforce fear of economic slowdown Japanese shares fell on Wednesday after manufacturing activity in the United States shrank to its lowest in more than a decade, offering further evidence that the ongoing U.S.-China trade war is slowi...
06:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 2-Johnson & Johnson settles Ohio lawsuits to avoid federal trial Johnson & Johnson said on Tuesday it will pay $20.4 million to settle claims by two Ohio counties, allowing the U.S. healthcare giant to avoid an upcoming federal trial seeking to hold the industry re...
06:00 2019-10-02

MOVES-Goldman Sachs reshuffles Asia M&A leadership as John Kim retires - memo Tech specialists Raghav Maliah and Jung Min have been appointed co-heads of Goldman Sachs' dealmaking franchise in Asia Pacific excluding Japan as veteran John Kim retires, according to an internal me...
06:00 2019-10-02

MOVES-Goldman Sachs reshuffles Asia M&A leadership as John Kim joins Carlyle- memo Tech specialists Raghav Maliah and Jung Min have been appointed co-heads of Goldman Sachs' mergers and acquisitions in Asia Pacific excluding Japan as former head John Kim moves to global private equi...
06:00 2019-10-02

UPDATE 1-UAW rejects new GM offer as strike forces 6,000 Mexico layoffs The United Auto Workers union said on Tuesday it rejected a new comprehensive offer from General Motors Co to end a two-week-old strike, saying the automaker came up short on several fronts including ...
23:00 2019-10-01

American Airlines pilots demand compensation over Boeing 737 MAX grounding American Airlines Group's pilots want compensation for lost pay stemming from flights canceled as a result of the Boeing 737 MAX grounding, the head of the airline's pilot union said on Tuesday....
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Key deadline passes in Petrobras wage talks without agreement Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA has failed to reach a new labor agreement with the company's main unions by a Sept. 30 deadline, Petrobras said on Tuesday....
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FOREX-Dollar retreats after weak U.S. manufacturing data The dollar fell from its highest level in more than two years on Tuesday, undermined by data showing weakness in the U.S. manufacturing sector and a lower-than-expected rise in...
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TREASURIES-Worst manufacturing data in a decade drives yields lower U.S. Treasury yields on Tuesday afternoon hovered near session lows hit after the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) reported its U.S. manufacturing activity index fell in September to its lowest l...
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Over 5,250 tonnes of chemicals burned in Rouen, France, industrial fire More than 5,250 tonnes of chemicals, oil and fuel additives have burned in a massive fire at U.S. specialty chemical firm Lubrizol in Rouen, France, last week, the local prefecture said in a statement...
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U.S. agrees to sell $39 million of anti-tank weapons to Ukraine-source Ukraine has agreed to buy 150 Javelin anti-tank missiles, in a deal worth $39 million, a U.S. congressional aide said on Tuesday, referring to a purchase that is separate from U.S. aid at the center o...
23:00 2019-10-01

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St tumbles on manufacturing drop The Dow and S&P 500 had their worst tumble in over a month on Tuesday after data showed U.S. factory activity shrank in September to its weakest in more than a decade, ratcheting up fears that a U.S.-...
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